Director of Quality Assurance


Irvine, CA, US
  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Function: Engineering QA
  • Post Date: 04/27/2021
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  • Company Address: 17701 Cowan #140, Irvine, CA, 92614

About Avetta

Avetta is building the connections that build the world.

Avetta provides a cloud-based supply chain risk management and commercial marketplace platform. Our global solution is uniquely designed to connect the world’s leading organizations with qualified suppliers, driving sustainable growth. We build trustworthy bonds through responsive technology and human insight. Our process is collaborative. Our global reach is complemented by our local expertise.

Job Description

As a Director of Quality Assurance at Avetta LLC, you will perform the following duties:

  • Partner with Avetta's engineering and development team to develop software testing strategies, and design, implement, and maintain comprehensive test suites for new applications, including build verification, regression, stress, and performance tests
  • Assess the overall product quality approach.
  • Exercise leadership ability in working with current quality assurance team made up of QA Manager and QA Engineers.
  • Plan, execute, monitor, and validate testing processes using tools such as Test Rail, Selenium, and Java.
  • Develop and execute automated tests for software applications, assist in the creation and maintenance of automated test scripts, and prepare and obtain approval of test plans and test cases. Become an Avetta application expert by learning and understanding all use case scenarios.
  • Apply knowledge of software architecture to perform quality assurance monitoring tasks associated with the modification, design, development, and debugging of software applications and operating systems
  • Assess, formulate and define specifications for complex software test applications, and modify and maintain existing test applications to attain better product quality approach.
  • Develop project plans and cost/benefit analysis by ensuring that all information systems, products, and services are launched with identified risks communicated to business and technical stakeholders.
  • This position will supervise eight subordinate reports: QA Engineers.

 Minimum Qualifications:

  • Extensive experience in QA strategy design.
  • Experience managing QA teams, which involves looking at team talent, organizing the team based on manual QA needs vs. automation QA needs and farming out the work accordingly, as well as working with development to understand test scope and planning the work with his/her teams accordingly.  Additionally, career planning for team members and defining growth paths.
  • Experience with QA metric/KPI tracking.
  • Experience in risk management, which involves creating core tests that need to be built to have adequate coverage.
  • Experience in release management and project management so that each release cycle can be timed appropriately for shipment.
  • Experience in capacity planning.
  • Experience in process improvement.
  • Experience in SaaS platform testing.
  • Extensive experience in test automation.
  • Experience in test reporting.
  • Experience in Selenium Webdriver.
  • Experience in TestRails or ALM.
  • Experience in Java, Jira, and Agile.

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Disclaimer: Local Candidates Only
This company does NOT accept candidates from outside recruiting firms. Agency contacts are not welcome.