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Quality Engineering Architect, SDET

Corcentric
McLean, VA
  • Expired: January 03, 2023. Applications are no longer accepted.

The SDET/ Quality Engineering (QE) Architect will be a technical guru and leader in our growing Corcentric Quality team. They will help to build the DNA of a technical Quality Engineering team through transformational vision and execution by mentoring, collaborating, influencing, and leading by example.

Responsibilities:

  • Establish and evolve the Quality platform, ensuring that the team is using industry-accepted best practices, tools and frameworks.
  • Partner with QE, Development and Ops, leadership to achieve quality excellence, address tech debts in Quality Engineering, set the bar for quality of quality and keep raising it.
  • Identify the top opportunities - in the processes, tools, the infrastructure, the skills and help improve constantly to achieve highest product quality
  • Set the vision for scalable, efficient, and effective automation.
  • Design, oversee, validate and sign-off the test and automation approaches of the team
  • Partner development, Ops architects to create the best tooling solutions for holistic quality
  • Work closely with software development team and product management to ensure quality of software and applications.
  • Participate in release planning activities, support team members with estimates and risk analysis for the new features.
  • Mentor and nurture QA team members for their technical scaling, as well as outside contract / remote testers.
  • Operate in a fast-paced environment working while managing change and ambiguity of evolving requests.

Requirements
  • BS / MS degree in Computer Science or related field, or equivalent experience.
  • 10+ years of professional experience working in a product development environment.
  • Experienced in architecting, designing, developing tools in the space of development, testing, deployment etc.
  • Possess leadership and communications skills with the ability to work cross-functionally.
  • Experience having transformed QA/QE organizations to SDET/DevOps.
  • Possess an understanding and experience with different type of software testing approaches:
    • front-end, back-end, white box, functional / non-functional, performance / stress, smoke, static, etc.
  • Have hands-on experience writing unit tests and automation using TDD, BDD, or similar.
  • Have working knowledge of many or all of these: Selenium, JMeter, Graylog, Splunk, Dynatrace, Jira, Git, and other DevOps tools
  • Expert in at least one development language and proficient with multiple.
  • Experience working with complex development stacks and able to develop and test at all levels.
  • Experience with design and development of automation frameworks and being able to represent quality function during feature design.
  • Experience building, maintaining, enhancing CI/CD pipelines.
  • Experience with cloud computing and technologies (AWS Stack highly desirable).
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written.
  • Possess effective analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Possess a firm understanding of software development lifecycle, processes, and methodologies.
  • Prior people management experience is a big plus.

Corcentric

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McLean, VA
22107 USA

Industry

Technology

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