Associate Director - Mainframe Testing & Development
Implements overall test strategy and test approach for multiple, complex system solutions. Ensures that test approach follows recognized testing standards and methodologies. Initiates and implements quality improvement activities as appropriate to improve testing performance and efficiency.
Performs root cause analysis and other problem solving activities to identify corrective action and process improvements.
Monitors and evaluates effectiveness of test tools, documents, and test case review/results meetings. Streamlines documentation to ensure meaningful from a user/client perspective.
Ensures test tools are up to date and available for testing. Implements and refine structures and standards for automated software testing programs to support functional and regression testing.
Works closely with key stakeholders to coordinate software delivery and implementation schedule. Collaborates with other teams to ensure high quality smooth releases for the platform, ensuring that the System Development Life Cycle (SDLC) process is followed.
Provides progress and status reports for project work and reports to management on issues that affect quality and schedule of releases.
Provides input and issue resolution options to help overcome roadblocks to delivery schedule.
Serves as point of escalation & ensures adequate coverage during times of high risk.
Ensures transparency of work by publishing metric reports and dashboard views to the business, showing the status of the teams assigned tasks, impediments, and any estimated risks for completion.
4+ years of experience in driving large testing team, planning for a 1-2 year time horizon; develops work methods and staffing plans.
Self-starter, motivated quality leader with a vision to drive team towards efficient and effective testing practices.
Past experience on hands on test automation or application development.
Mainframe background is highly desirable
Proficiency in Test Automation on Mainframe would be a huge advantage
Knowledge on Testing frameworks for Mainframe applications would be a huge advantage
Aware of Application architecture, System Architecture, code structure and offer Quality perspective on those areas.
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