Automation QA Lead

Location: North Region
Job Type: Permanent
Reference: JO-2010-9601

Roles & responsibilities:

  • Lead the QA Team
    • To mentor the team and motivate team members.
  • Define Testing Standards and Strategies
    • To define testing strategies to ensure the product being released is up to industry and company standards.
    • To create testing plans, including individual testing phases, and ensure the team meets the deadlines set forth in those plans.
    • To evaluate the team throughout the life of the project to identify areas where improvement can be made in order to maintain deadlines.
  • Manage Risks
    • To hold regular team meetings to identify new risks as testing phases are completed and create new mitigation plans on the fly.
  • Improve Processes
    • To be involved in every aspect of product development
    • To be always on the lookout for ways to improve the company’s current processes to make them more efficient. When problems with processes are identified.
  • Report to Upper Management
    • Reports progress, plans, and problems to upper management and other involved parties throughout all phases of product development.

Job requirement:

  • Tertiary Education in Computer/Computer Science or Electronics Engineering or Information Technology or equivalent.
  • Strong technical knowledge of applications/system architecture/developments, system implementation and tools required for DevOps.
  • Experience with network design and principles will be an advantage.
  • Attention to detail with strong analytical, conceptualization and problem-solving skills.
  • Self-motivated individual with the ability to work collaboratively in a cross-functional team environment.
  • Strong team player and communicates effectively with others and guides junior members in the team.