Enterprise Quality Architect in Detroit, MI

$80K - $100K(Ladders Estimates)

Quicken Loans   •  

Detroit, MI 48201

Industry: Finance & Insurance


Not Specified years

Posted 55 days ago

Job Summary

An Enterprise Quality Architect (EQA) is responsible for improving quality across the enterprise, by providing standards, best practices, and processes. The EQA plays a significant role in designing and implementing software systems with a quality-first mindset. This individual will apply effective communication, analytical and problem solving skills to help identify, communicate, and resolve quality issues at the enterprise level.


  • Facilitate collaboration across delivery teams to ensure implementation of overall standards, best practices, and continuous improvement topics, such as: unit testing, continuous delivery, code reviews, and test automation
  • Collaboratively define quality gates for projects: code coverage, security scans, performance targets, etc.
  • Mentor, train, and support other teams and team members for overall testing processes and strategy, automation, performance and load, scalability, high availability, test case/data management, disaster recovery, security, and full integration testing
  • Be an advocate for positive technological and quality changes in the enterprise
  • Design, create, and build next generation quality focused architectures and concepts
  • Ensure a quality-first culture and mindset at Quicken Loans: organizing knowledge shares, social gatherings, sharing best practices/feedback, and fostering collaborative ideas for helping our communities grow
  • Maintain an intense curiosity and devotion to keeping skills current with market trends and researching newer tools/ideas within the industry
  • Serve as a subject matter expert on issues that impact product quality, performance, scalability, and system stability
  • Effective at facilitating/driving quality for an application: including testing strategy, design, code review, and retrospective sessions - and perform this process for multiple teams and applications


  • Bachelor's degree in computer science or similar field (Master's or higher preferred)
  • Ability to effectively prioritize and execute on numerous and varied tasks, across multiple high-impact, often time-sensitive environments
  • Work with limited direction, in a fast-paced environment and deliver results with consistency and accuracy
  • Proficient with at least one major language (C#/.NET, C/C++, Java, PHP, etc.), scripting languages (VBScript, JavaScript, Perl, Ruby, PHP etc,), APIs, network protocols, GUI interfaces, XML/JSON, and SQL/NoSQL technologies
  • Experience with source control concepts, and skilled with TFS and/or Git
  • At least eight years of experience with quality assurance methodologies, web-based applications, unit testing, and automated testing
  • Strong experience with testing and quality tools such as: Microsoft: Visual Studio / CodedUI / TestManager, Codeception, BrowserStack/SauceLabs, SoapUI/ReadyAPI, Postman/Fiddler, Selenium, Protractor, QTP/UFT, LoadRunner, etc.

Valid Through: 2019-10-14