Software Quality Assurance Manager
My Cork based client is looking for an experienced professional to join them to oversee the implementation of their Quality Assurance Strategy. This role would suit a clear communicator who has the technical ability to ensure the Quality Assurance vision is implemented.
The ideal candidate will:
* Be a strong leader with experience in implementing and shaping the company's QA processes and strategies
* Have strong technical skills, both functional and non-functional, manual and automation, ideally in a continuous delivery environment.
* Strong communication skills with all the key stakeholders to ensure QA vision is understood and implemented correctly.
* Advocate of Quality Assurance, Continuous Improvement and industry recognised Best Practices.
* Experience managing testing departments or a testing functions, managing large and complex activities and processes.
* Ability to build, implement and direct quality assurance principles and maintain quality of delivery.
Role and Responsibilities:
* Responsible for Defining QA strategy, including automation and manual test approach.
* Be accountable for the test automation project.
* Responsible for Leading and directing the QA team leads.
* Ensures implementation of the Release Management strategy.
* Focus on continuous QA improvements including usage of appropriate testing tools, test techniques, test automation.
* Monitoring of all the QA activities, test results, leaked defects, root cause analysis and identifying areas of improvement. Implement steps required to improve the processes.
* Be an escalation point for all matters related to testing and quality assurance and operate as a primary point of contact for the QA teams.
* Develop and execute QA strategies to meet and exceed department and corporate quality goals.
What should you have:
* Minimum 3 years' experience in an automation lead role.
* Minimum 5 years' experience in a management role.
* ISTQB Certified
* Educated to Degree level or equivalent formal qualifications
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Automation, Manual, continuous deliver, QA, Quality Assurance, ISTQB, testing, test, regression, functional