Head QA
Sapience Analytics Corp
Pune, Maharashtra
Job Description

Job purpose

Responsible for Quality Assurance of SaaS and enterprise product.
Responsible for Defining QA strategy, approach and execution in development projects.
Responsible for Leading and directing the QA leadership team.
Be an advocate of Quality Assurance, Continuous Improvement and industry recognized Best Practices
Duties and responsibilities

Responsible for Quality Assurance of SaaS and enterprise product.
Responsible for Defining QA strategy, approach and execution in development projects.
Responsible for Leading and directing the QA leadership team.
Provide leadership and technical expertise within Test Automation and Quality Assurance.
Be accountable for the test automation projects, mentor, and provide leadership to the QA automation developers and managers.
Focus on continuous QA improvements including usage of appropriate testing tools, test techniques, test automation.
Continuous focus on increasing test automation coverage
Provide technical expertise in Test Automation, Testing Methodologies, Testing Processes, Tools and Techniques across the teams.
Work with QA managers, Development managers and Director to develop and execute QA strategies to meet and exceed organizational quality goals

Qualifications

Bachelor of Engineering or Master’s in Computer Application with at least 15 years of experience.

Technical Competencies

Strong Agile methodologies and Project Management skills
QA Management experience across multiple products.
Strong bias for action with ability to prioritize, multi-task, and meet deadlines
Expert knowledge & hands-on prior experience working with best-in-class SaaS and enterprise product Quality Assurance
Expert in various approaches & techniques used in testing; Test Automation, Testing Methodologies, Testing Processes, Tools and Techniques (e.g. TDD, CTD Jenkins, Selenium automation, other Open Source performance tools, VSTS, etc.)
Have strong technical skills, both functional and non-functional, manual and automation, ideally in a continuous delivery environment.
Experience in Big-data warehouses & analytics solutions will be added advantage.
Ability to build, implement and direct quality assurance principles and maintain the quality of delivery.
Personality Traits

Ability to build strong relationships, communicate effectively and collaborate well with cross-functional teams
Strong leader who can think strategically
Excellent communication skills
Able to motivate a team, recognize good talent and bring out the best out of each individual Team player
Ability to mentor team members
Proactive, strong-minded, quick thinker and assertive.
Flexible with the ability to and work under pressure.
The ability to prioritize work and tasks under pressure.
Ability to handle conflict effectively.

Additional Information

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