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Job #: R-00014885-OTHLOC-PL-2D0475
Location: Charlotte, NC
Category: Testing and Quality Assurance
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: Yes, 25% of the time
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: Yes
Clearance Required: None
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Health

Description

Job Requisition:

Quality Assurance Director

Job Description:

Our careC2 team seeks to add a Quality Assurance Director!!! Located in either Morgantown, WVA or Charlotte, NC or Reston, VA.

Our careC2™ solutions are inclusive of an application platform as a service (aPaas) and a suite of proprietary products.  The careC2 platform is a healthcare specific, high-productivity application platform as a service (aPaaS) that supports rapid application development, deployment and execution in the cloud. A successful candidate will have a background with software platforms and how they relate to application or product development and multi-sided platform-based economies. You will play an essential role in helping careC2 ensure high quality delivery of solutions to a rapidly developing customer base and suite of proprietary products. You will have the responsibility over the QA strategy, the transition of our QA process, tools, environments and team into a product discriminating capability within the aPaaS and software product markets. Your position may also include marketing, forecasting and profit & loss (P&L) support responsibilities.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Ensure high quality in platform and product solutions (functional and non-functional)
  • Manage all aspects of QA across the Platform aPaaS and product lifecycles
  • Develop and maintain our QA Strategy, inclusive of embedding best QA practices
  • Develop, maintain and execute our Platform and product QA Plans
  • Responsible for installing and maintaining all QA processes, tools and environments
  • Responsible for hiring, managing, mentoring, and training the QA team
  • Design and systematize QA metrics, processes, tools and test cases
  • Drive common vision, practices and capabilities across teams
  • Coordinate across the Platform and Product Teams to ensure QA equities are well understood and implemented
  • Influences development of solutions that impact strategic project/program goals and business results
  • Note:  The omission of specific statements of duties does not exclude them from the position if the work is similar, related or a logical assignment to the position.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Required:

  • Led or participated in QA technical and organizational strategy development
  • Deep knowledge of the QA tool and technology space
  • Strong functional knowledge of Agile development methodologies
  • Experience working with automated testing / test automation tools in an agile environment (with tools such as Selenium, Serenity and Cucumber)
  • Knowledge of business process modeling techniques and tools
  • Experience in continuous delivery of micro-services
  • Performance testing and bench-marking experience
  • Knowledge of security testing requirements
  • A deep understanding of defect reporting, version control, and configuration management best   practices, along with different testing phase best practices and objectives
  • Prior experience leading and managing a team with a track record of successfully validating and delivering high quality products
  • Demonstrated ability to work independently, in a cross-functional and highly distributed team environment
  • Demonstrated high-level of integrity and business ethics; ability to model expected behaviors across teams
  • Excellent communication (written and verbal) and interpersonal skills; ability to interface effectively with the customer and internal stakeholders at all levels
  • Must be comfortable working in a fast--‐paced, matrixed team environment, with a client--‐centric culture, and an environment of high performers.
  • Must be able to multi-task and shift priorities as needed
  • Must be able to work effectively with numerous stakeholder types and bring a groups to consensus

Education and Minimum Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree or higher and a minimum of 15 years working in the IT field, 10 years in Software Testing
  • The ideal candidate will have 2 years of aPaaS product QA Director-level experience.  Candidates with 3-5 years of senior aPaaS QA experience with demonstrated capability to advance to a QA Director position will be considered.
  • 5 years of experience in managing a team of software testing/QA engineers
  • Travel Requirements:  Ability to travel as required to client sites and other company-sponsored events (approximately 25%)

External Referral Bonus:

Eligible

Potential for Telework:

Yes

Clearance Level Required:

None

Travel:

Yes, 25% of the time

Scheduled Weekly Hours:

40

Shift:

Day

Requisition Category:

Professional

Job Family:

Testing and Quality Assurance

3000

Health

Leidos is a Fortune 500® information technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world's toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company's 33,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $10.19 billion for the fiscal year ended December 28, 2018. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com.

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