Summary We are looking for a Quality Assurance Lead for our Engineering Operations Organization. Join us as we employ world-class software engineering practices to solve complex Content Lifecycle Management (CLM) problems in some of the most interesting problem spaces in the industry today. Our solutions are used in a wide range of functions within these organizations, and include technical engineering order management, documentation authoring and publishing, flight operations manuals, data archiving, and other workflow, documentation and maintenance products. Responsibilities Use your passion for continuous improvement to help create quality best practices across the organization Lead a team of global QA engineers by providing training on company process and procedures, evaluating performance, and collaborating with management on process improvement initiatives Consult with customers in the aviation and aerospace fleet and manufacturing industry Adopt and use our QA methodology and tools to create detailed, comprehensive, and well-structured test plans and test cases that maintain traceability of requirements across user stories and Solution Requests Estimate, prioritize, plan and lead testing activities per billable and non-billable projects Perform Smoke, functional, integration and regression testing, including manual, mobile and browser-based testing Report in daily Agile Scrum current progress in test plan, defects and any environmental issues Identify and track bugsdefects, investigate possible breaksDesign misses, work with development team to identify fixesbreaks, organize and maintain multiple test data platforms Track quality assurance metrics, like defect densities and open defect counts, and use them to keep the team focused on quality improvement Prepare test plan and test cases for hand off to customer (UAT) sessions Ability to have a split project focus and test across multiple different projects at continual testing times Continual evaluation and understanding, of user focused testing and evaluation Strong Windows based platform testing and environment Work daily in Jira and Testrail based testing tools Qualifications 5 or more years of hands-on experience with software Development Lifecycle Experience as a team leader and people manager A technical thinker, enjoy technology, can setup test environments and maintain the Strong skills in QA Agile software process design, implementation and execution Experience in setting up a project for testing, writing organized test plans and test cases Experience testing Java and XML based applications Experience testing Mobile Applications both Native and Hybrid Apps Self-motivated and independent out of the box thinker Ability to work independently, think on your feet with the customer, triage issues and prioritize tasks Strong understanding of Agile Scrum processes and methodology, and experience with mapping test cases to user stories and acceptance criteria Experience with Testing tools Jira and Testrail preferred but, not required Experience in writing SQL Queries Strong familiarity with as many of the following as possible MS Word, Excel, Jira, TestRail, Rally, Subversion, Jenkins BS in Engineering, Computer Science or related field, or equivalent work experience Excellent written and verbal communication, problem solving, analytical, and time management skills Enjoy collaborating in a team environment to solve problems with creative, out-of-the-box thinking Experience with aerospace or aviation industry, technical publications, or structured data authoring preferred Associated topics: automation, performance test, process, prevent, prevention, quality assurance, quality assurance analyst, quality assurance engineer, software quality assurance, test engineer
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