Accenture Flex - Functional Test Lead

Accenture - New York, NY4.0

Accenture Flex offers you the flexibility of fixed duration project-based work powered by Accenture, a leading global professional services company. Accenture is consistently recognized on FORTUNE’s 100 Best Companies to Work For and DiversityInc’s Top 50 Companies for Diversity lists.

As an Accenture Flex employee, you will apply your skills and experience to help drive business transformation for leading organizations and communities. In addition to delivering innovative solutions for Accenture’s clients, you will work with a highly skilled, diverse network of people across Accenture businesses who are using the latest emerging technologies to address today’s biggest business challenges. You will receive competitive rewards and access to benefits programs and world-class learning resources.

Job Responsibilities:
Lead the testing effort and or team to plan, construct and execute release tests.
Apply testing methodologies, principles and processes to define and implement key metrics to manage and assess the testing process including test execution and defect resolution.
Apply business and functional knowledge to meet the teams overall test objectives.
Coach and advice testers as required.
Coordinate support for the clients User Acceptance Testing phase for defect management activities and data setup coordination.

Basic Qualifications:
Minimum 5 + years of Functional and Technical test management experience

Required Skills:
Effective coordination communication between the client, software development partner ( Ivalua), and offshore test team
Ability to create detailed and accurate test execution and defect resolution reports

Nice to have Skills:
Understanding of the client's business practices
Sourcing/Procurement/Contract management industry knowledge
Public Service/City Government industry knowledge
Applicants for employment in the US must have work authorization that does not now or in the future require sponsorship of a visa for employment authorization in the United States and with Accenture.

Candidates who are currently employed by a client of Accenture or an affiliated Accenture business may not be eligible for consideration.

Accenture is an EEO and Affirmative Action Employer of Females/Minorities/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.

Equal Employment Opportunity
All employment decisions shall be made without regard to age, race, creed, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, disability status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic