QA Test Lead

Abalta Technologies Inc - San Diego, CA (30+ days ago)


  • Develop and execute manual test scripts, test automation against defined requirements
  • Create detailed, comprehensive and well-structured test plans and test strategies
  • Review requirements, specifications and technical design documents to provide timely and meaningful feedback
  • Knowledge of SDLC activities with exposure to multiple types of testing (System, Integration, Performance, Load Test, Security, Regression)
  • Estimate, prioritize, plan and coordinate testing activities
  • Identify and document thoroughly and track software defects
  • Work closely with development teams to perform root cause analysis of issues
  • Report testing progress to Project Manager and other stakeholders against planned activities and schedules
  • Review defects and host defect triage calls as required
  • Coordinate resolution with development teams to properly manage and set expectations
  • Work closely with Product and Development teams in local and remote locations
  • Track quality assurance metrics, such as defect densities, open defect counts and testing coverage
  • Champion company SOPs and Best Practices along with implementing internal SDLC practices
  • MUST be a US citizen or eligible to work in the US for any employer, without restrictions
  • BS/MS degree in Computer Science, Engineering or equivalent
  • 1-3 years prior experience as a QA tester supporting web based and client/server applications with experience writing detailed manual tests
  • Strong knowledge of software QA methodologies, tools and processes
Desired experience:
  • Experience as a Test Lead, managing multiple testers from both local and remote locations
  • Strong test management skills and a thorough understanding of testing deliverables
  • Experience in an Agile testing and development environment
  • Experience in database testing, web-based testing, front-end automation testing
  • Experience with C, C++, C#, Python or Java
  • Experience with embedded real time operating systems (QNX, Embedded Linux, Windows CE, etc)
  • Experience with mobile devices running iOS, Android, WebOS, Symbian, and/or Windows Mobile
  • Experience with Microsoft Visual Studio and .NET application development
  • Experience with SQL
  • Strong organizational, analytical and presentation skills as well as an attention to detail
  • Excellent written and verbal communication, problem solving, and time management skills
Tools preferred:
  • JIRA, JAMA, QTest or similar, Selenium WebDriver, Confluence, Jenkins, GitHub