QA Manager - Data Warehousing

  • Ferguson,
  • Newport News, VA
QA Manager, Data Warehousing, ETL, Test Cases, Test Plans, Quality Assurance, DataStage
Full Time
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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