Responsible for planning and executing testing efforts of systems,
releases, fixes and enhancements, including documentation,
reporting, analysis and acceptance. Partners with Project Managers,
project team and functional business leader to steerprojectsto
success. Ensures applications and platforms are compatible with
each other. Ensures adherence to quality standards.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES &
. Knowledge of and ability to design, plan and execute complex
system testing strategies and tactics to ensure the quality of
software at all stages of the system life cycle.
. Develops and executes complex test plans and coordinates system
testing effort for compliance with requirements, analyzes test
results and reports on findings, risk, and progress
. Partners with IT and functional QA leaders to educate, guide and
audit the distributed QA
process and execution.
. Ensures the consistent adoption and utilization of common terms,
artifacts, tools, technologies
and communications as related to IT Quality Assurance within Fifth
. Develops and updates QA/Software Testing documentation in an
efficient and timely manner
according to departmental standards and procedures.
. Documents the online system and testing procedures, allowing
information to be shared with
new members of the group trying to learn or test the
. Guides on and offshore team resources in the testing of complex,
multi-platform and distributed applications.
. Reviews and provides feedback on test plans, test cases,
automation tests, and test reports/results
. Manage the execution of test plans, defect review board,
requirement change requests, and processes for complex
. Develops project plans, work assignments, target dates and other
aspects of assigned projects and communicates this information to
senior management and the business unit.
. May recommend process improvements as it relates to the planning
and execution of testing.
. Ensure key stakeholders are aware of any delays, risks, or issues
impacting the project schedule.
. Generates quality assurance status reports to management for
ensuring smooth IT project operations.
. Implements effective and corrective measures to deal with
specific IT quality assurance issues.
*Other Duties as Assigned.