QA Manager - Data Warehousing

  • Ferguson,
  • Newport News, VA
QA Manager, Data Warehousing, ETL, Test Cases, Test Plans, Quality Assurance, DataStage
Full Time
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Telecommuting not available Travel not required

Job Description

The Application Development Manager of QA will provide:
  • Leadership and management of IT application testing within Business Information
  • Ensure strategic testing processes and procedures are implemented and that company standards and specifications are met to include data quality and integrity
  • Continuous status and reporting on test management, percentage of completion and outstanding defects
  • Mentor and advocate for associates reporting into manager
  • Responsible for managing test development and execution
  • Responsible for managing the Business Information test environments and ensuring that the quality of the environment supports robust data driven testing
  • Provide strategic direction on testing processes (quality, efficiency)
  • Provide metrics to Senior BI leadership and recommended actions to improve performance where necessary
  • Understand endtoend application flow, systems, and contacts
  • Work with scrum masters and project managers to forecast/plan testing activities
  • Work with Data Architects / Modelers and posses the ability to interpret and discuss impact from documents generated by those roles
  • Works with Sr. QA Manager of Shared Services to provide metrics related to quality
  • Prioritize test objectives, create traceability matrixes, test metrics reports and test calendar
  • Review applicable documentation (such as business requirements, interface agreements, or design documents) and share gaps/ new findings with IT to enable complete understanding of project goals and requirements
  • Provide mentorship and career growth to associates reporting into manager
  • Identify and coordinate external and internal training to supplement standard IT on boarding of QAA associates for BI
  • 5+ years implementing QA efforts for organization that delivers medium to large, complex IT development projects leveraging outsourced development and QA teams
  • 3+ years leading strategy and the management of Testing for multiple large scale projects. Demonstrated experience in communicating and reporting on testing progress and creating test plans
  • Experience implementing and progressing Data Quality programs
  • Highly motivated, self-driven individual who can operate independently and take full accountability
  • Compelling track record of demonstrating initiative by taking on significant challenges and innovative solutions
  • Strong leadership skills with ability to motivate internal staff members as well as outsourced team members
  • Ability to define, optimize, and manage QA operational processes and take accountability for committed performance levels and results
  • Effective program / project management skills to prioritize and multi-task operational responsibilities
  • Strong communication skills (both oral and written) and an effective personality to manage change and drive results both internally and with external vendors
  • System Testing leadership
  • Agile and Waterfall Testing experience
  • Able to teach Data Warehousing testing concepts


As a large, successful company who prides itself on its stability, we are able to offer a competitive benefits package which includes the following: medical, dental, vision, disability, retirement savings with company match, paid leave, recognition programs, community involvement opportunities, and much more!

The Company is an equal opportunity employer as well as a government contractor that shall abide by the requirements of 41 CFR 60-300.5(a), which prohibits discrimination against qualified protected Veterans and the requirements of 41 CFR 60-741.5(A), which prohibits discrimination against qualified individuals on the basis of disability.

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