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Quality Assurance (QA) / Test Lead

Washington, DC
7/8/2016

Position Description

The QA Lead is responsible for testing activities to ensure the solution delivered by Procentrix fully satisfies customer needs and expectations. Specific activities include:

  • Provide a high level of functionality, usability, and testability expertise during the requirements phase
  • Develop test strategies, test plans and test scripts
  • Conduct regression, functional, integration, performance and system testing
  • Provide oversight and management of the QA/Testing Team that supports a project team of 30-40 people supporting 18 custom developed applications
  • Create and maintain simulation data for development, testing and training purposes
  • Create and maintain automated test scripts using Rational Functional Tester and Rational Performance Tester
  • Perform application testing to ensure program changes are functional and are in compliance with established standards
  • Work with developers, business analysts, and end user groups to identify / resolve issues with system changes
  • Test new and legacy custom applications, with or without the use of formal test cases / scripts
  • Assist the development team in debugging and reproducing reported issues
  • Test Internet and client-server applications against specifications and documentation
  • Provide oversight and management of the QA/Testing Team

Required Skills

  • 8+ years of testing experience
  • Experience managing teams of at least 5 QA testers.
  • Experience testing complex multi-tiered web-based thick client systems and complex data-driven applications
  • Hands on experience conducting manual and automated testing across a portfolio of applications and systems on a large program
  • Experience with automated testing through development and execution of automated test scripts
  • Experience using the Rational suite of products, including Jazz, Functional Tester, Performance Tester, etc.
  • Experience writing test plans and test cases
  • Experience coordinating User Acceptance Testing activities
  • Experience producing test analysis reports
  • Experience managing defects in test and defect management tools
  • Experience using SQL Queries to create test data to address testing requirements

Desirable Skills

  • Experience working with Agile / Scrum methodology
  • Federal Government experience

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Procentrix is an Equal Opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, marital or veteran status, the presence of a non-job related medical condition or handicap, or any other legally protected status.

Our Benefits

  • Major Medical, Dental, Vision (HMO or POS)
  • Short, Long-Term Disability Coverage
  • Life and AD&D Insurance​
  • 401(k) with Matching Contributions
  • Flex Spending Account
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Employee Referral Bonuses
  • Optional Supplemental Life, AD&D
  • 10 Paid Holidays Per Year​
  • Paid Time Off
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Merit Bonuses​

What Makes us Procentrix

We operate on the principle of “mutual respect” and recognize that at the core of every successful company are people and when those people are challenged, encouraged and respected, they create the framework within which creativity and innovation thrives.

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People

Our employees are our most important asset. They develop our solutions, deliver our services, and are the face of our company.

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Knowledge

We encourage people to “think outside the box”. We listen to each other's ideas. Not all are pursued but none are ignored.

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Culture

We were founded on the promise of sound business ethics. We respect our customers, employees, and business partners and we lead by example.

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Benefits

Our strong benefits package attracts and retains top quality, highly-motivated individuals who share our enthusiasm and drive.

Awards and Recognition

Our company culture and the innovative employees it has attracted is paying off! We have been honored to receive many prestigious awards and we cherish the many informal praises we receive from our customers.

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