Manager, Quality Engineering

McKesson   •  

Scottsdale, AZ

Industry: Healthcare


5 - 7 years

Posted 24 days ago

Position Summary:

The Manager of Quality Engineering will be highly customer focused, obsessed with quality, and have a proven record of working effectively across functional organizations. A technical, hands on manager with quality engineering experience and the ability to establish and execute against an effective test strategy based on a data driven quality approach is needed. The manager will be a strong quality advocate with a good planning and optimization mindset.

Key Responsibilities

  • Work with and manage a team of test engineers to ensure the highest quality product delivery and define measurable metrics to gauge progress against objective QA goals.
  • Work with business and development teams to understand product vision and requirements.
  • Set and drive expectations around quality for major releases grounded in solid customer impact and product understanding.
  • Understand how all elements of the system software ecosystem work together and develop QA approaches that fit the overall strategy.
  • Be responsible for development of test strategies and creation of appropriate test harnesses.
  • Oversee the development and execution of test plans and monitor and report on test execution.
  • Oversee test planning and development, testing execution, defect management, and all other testing activities.
  • Act as the primary point of contact to provide operational and production support for applications with strict adherence to customer SLAs.
  • Mentor and guide team members and be a strong technical resource for the team.
  • Track time on projects accurately and promptly and report status to stakeholders. Demonstrate flexibility in meeting important customer deliverables.
  • Understand business requirements for system support and translate them into appropriate systems/application design needs. Lead the translation of requirements and establish test cases to fit into automation test strategy.

Minimum Requirements

3+ years experience in software and/or program testing and demonstrated leadership skills.

Critical Skills

  • 5+ years experience coding in at least one programming language.
  • 5+ years experience with writing QA automation frameworks using tools like Selenium/WebDriver.
  • 3+ years experience of general web technologies and distributed/web-based SaaS architecture.
  • 2+ years experience with Test Driven Development (TDD) / Behavior Driven Development (BDD).
  • 4+ years hands on involvement with test automation and test development.

Additional Knowledge & Skills

  • CI/CD experience.
  • Experience troubleshooting and diagnosing application faults.
  • Strong understanding of OO concepts and data structures.
  • Understanding the workings of JavaScript, Java, and SQL.
  • Research, identify and adapt correct tools and infrastructure.
  • Have experience with implementing and leading effective code reviews.
  • Experience with SaaS and cloud-based frameworks is highly desired.
  • Certification in Software testing or IT Security is highly desired.
  • Advanced degree in Computer Science or equivalent is highly desire.

4-year degree in computer science or related field or equivalent experience.