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IT Automation QA Lead - Remote - Salt Lake City

  • Job
    Full-time
    Senior (5-8 years) - Expert / Leadership (9+ years)
  • IT & Cybersecurity
  • Salt Lake City
    Remote

AI generated summary

  • You must have 7+ years of QA testing experience, knowledge of test plans/scripts, Tricentis TOSCA, Selenium, Appium, Java/C#, and Agile methodologies. Bachelor's degree in Computer Science/Engineering required. Strong proficiency in Microsoft Office, CI/CD, SQL, and Git.
  • You will lead automation test teams in defining test strategy, designing tests, creating test cases, and executing tests for IT projects. You'll also oversee project test planning, execution, and budget management while ensuring adherence to quality standards and timelines.

Requirements

  • Knowledge:
  • Experience in Quality Assurance, process and procedure experience with Test Plans and Test Scripts
  • PC proficiency in Microsoft Office applications
  • Hands on experience in Tricentis TOSCA, Java/C#, Selenium, Appium, Webservices/API automation, SQL, CI/CD Integration, Git, Agile
  • Knowledge on Visual Testing, Accessibility testing – preferred
  • Experience in Quality Assurance, process and procedure experience with Test Plans and Test Scripts
  • PC proficiency in Microsoft Office applications
  • Hands on experience in C#/Javascript/ Java, Jmeter/Blazemeter/Performancecenter/Neoload/LoadRunner, HTTP protocols, Webservices/SOAP & REST, CICD with Cloud computing, APM Tools, ORACLE/SQL, Git, Agile
  • Knowledge on Azure DevOps - preferred
  • Education:
  • Bachelor's degree Computer Science/Engineering/Technology.
  • Experience:
  • Seven (7) years or more experience Quality Assurance software testing

Responsibilities

  • Ensure that design for automated tests includes:
  • Code reusability, Parameterization, Robustness (Automation code does not break easily with changes in application and/or data). Scalability and flexibility, Reduce the number of maintenance points
  • Lead automation test teams to define test strategy, involve in architect test automation best practices, design tests, create test cases and execute tests
  • Enable automated testing in the context of Continuous Integration and Continuous Delivery (CICD)
  • Evaluate technical feasibility of testing solutions/designs in wide range of technology platforms.
  • Additional Responsibilities:
  • Development of project scope of work for Quality Assurance
  • Quality Assurance Project Plan & Budget Development
  • Establishing appropriate project milestones
  • Managing the allocation of resources to ensure delivery of results
  • Prepares and gives presentations related to QA activities to business users and project team
  • Gather project requirements and specifications from vendors, project managers and end-users
  • Oversee project test planning and execution
  • Coordinating all testing efforts including the setup and use of testing environment
  • Participates, as required, in a hands-on role, contributing with his/her technical/functional expertise
  • Ensuring that projects adhere to established quality standards and measurements
  • Tracking project status and ensuring that projects adhere to proposed schedule
  • Tracking project budget and ensuring that projects adhere to proposed budget
  • Re-establishing milestones if necessary due to project scope changes
  • Communicating project status to all appropriate and interested parties
  • Anticipating and addressing project obstacles
  • Issue Resolution/Escalation
  • Telecommute effectively as needed and as directed by manager
  • Ensuring that appropriate documentation has been completed and distributed to operations, configuration management, and business users before deployment
  • Recognizing and communicating individual and team contributions
  • Attend project test phase metrics review and approves migration to production environment
  • Coordinates and participates in post-implementation reviews
  • Liaison with application or customer verticals, project management team’s on a regular basis to ensure that upcoming projects are planned
  • Plan, develop and execute new process and procedures for test team
  • Plan, develop and execute key metrics for the QA team
  • Plan, develop and execute monthly dashboards and presentations
  • Performs other duties as assigned

FAQs

What are the main responsibilities of the IT Automation QA Lead in this role?

The main responsibilities of the IT Automation QA Lead include ensuring adherence to Ryder's QA methodology on all projects, creating test data, test cases, and executing tests for applications, managing and coordinating QA projects and testers, providing guidance on test automation, security testing, and performance testing, and performing tests to ensure proper operation and freedom from defects.

What qualifications are required for the IT Automation QA Lead position?

Qualifications for the IT Automation QA Lead position typically include a bachelor's degree in computer science or a related field, several years of experience in QA testing, knowledge of automated testing tools and methodologies, experience in managing and leading a team of testers, strong communication and problem-solving skills, and the ability to work independently and collaboratively.

How does the IT Automation QA Lead contribute to the overall project success?

The IT Automation QA Lead contributes to the overall project success by establishing project priorities, managing QA activities, delivering projects within established commitments, ensuring quality, performance, and conformance with specifications, adhering to QA methodology, reviewing and revising quality assurance processes, creating test data and cases, providing guidance to testers, and performing tests to identify and resolve complex problems.

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Transportation
Industry
10,001+
Employees
1933
Founded Year

Mission & Purpose

Ryder System, Inc. (NYSE: R) is a leading logistics and transportation company. It provides supply chain, dedicated transportation, and commercial fleet management solutions, including full service leasing, rental, and maintenance, used vehicle sales, professional drivers, transportation services, freight brokerage, warehousing and distribution, e-commerce fulfillment, and last mile delivery services, to some of the world’s most-recognized brands. Ryder provides services throughout the United States, Mexico, and Canada. In addition, Ryder manages nearly 260,000 commercial vehicles and operates approximately 300 warehouses encompassing more than 95 million square feet. Ryder is regularly recognized for its industry-leading practices in third-party logistics, technology-driven innovations, commercial vehicle maintenance, environmentally friendly solutions, corporate social responsibility, world-class safety and security programs, military veteran recruitment initiatives, and the hiring of a diverse workforce