Senior IT Quality Assurance Lead
Health Research, Inc. (HRI) Roswell Park Division is seeking a full-time Senior IT Quality Assurance Lead. The Senior IT Quality Assurance Lead assures that IT deliverables meet the highest standards of quality, reliability and stability; oversees and leads corporate projects, systems implementations and other application changes; works as a liaison to the project and technology team to communicate testing needs and requirements; works closely with business and technology partners utilizing both business requirements and technical requirements to develop testing strategy, facilitate the creation and execution of test scripts, track and help resolve defects and ensure that all testing is conducted and documented in adherence with IT Quality Assurance standards; applies proven testing methodologies to support the delivery of quality IT deliverables, ensuring that changes are on-time and on-budget, to specification and with the highest quality; works with the team to mitigate risk, bridging the gap between current and desired quality levels by balancing short-term needs with long-term perspectives of success; provides leadership and guidance to the members of the IT Quality Assurance team as well as providing IT Quality leadership for all members of IT and the business teams as needed.
The applicant must have a Bachelor’s degree and the equivalent of four years of full-time experience working in Quality Assurance or another role supporting the Software Development Lifecycle (SDLC); or an Associate’s degree and the equivalent of six years of full-time experience working in Quality Assurance or another role supporting the Software Development Lifecycle (SDLC). The preferred candidate will have experience leading the software Quality and Testing effort on large technology implemations, and experience with various types of testing such as systems, integration, regression and smoke testing. The preferred candidate will also have experience identifying manual test cases for automation. The preferred candidate will have 10 plus years' experience working within the Software Development Life Cycle and 8 years' experience working as a Test Lead/Test Manager/or ITQA Lead. The preferred candidate will have familiarity with project delivery with variety of SDLC methodologies including agile and/or waterfall and will be able to lead large and small test teams through all phases of project delivery life cycle.
This is a grant-funded position. Compliance with funding requirements such as time and effort reporting, grant deliverables, and contract deliverables is required.
Health Research Incorporated (HRI) Roswell Park Division participates in the E-Verify program.
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