Define the test strategy for products across multiple platforms including QA processes, defect prioritization procedure, methods of test execution (e.g. full regression vs validating key use cases) and own the QA Project execution schedule.
Partner with cross-functional teams to design software and application design specifications prior to the actual creation to ensure accurate testing can be performed and the programs meet company standards.
Ensure timely delivery, thoroughly review test artifacts ensure testing gaps are addressed while meeting the defined standards on mandatory and critical projects and work towards improving these standards in an ongoing basis.
Manages systems and/or software QA associates to ensure standard quality practices/processes are followed and/or manages associates responsible for the design and execution of test plans and procedures for acceptance testing of new or modified applications and/or systems in an environment of diverse development platforms, computing environments, software, hardware technology and tools, etc.
The Quality Assurance Lead work with the internal business areas to help ensure the correct business functionality, client and technology requirements, and industry standards are tested within the envisioned solution.
In this role, the selected candidate will ensure the QA organization is strategically aligned with the overall IT organization's goals and that all operational projects meet the highest quality possible by following industry recognized testing methodologies and best practices.