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Date: Nov 27, 2021

Location: Cuidad de mexico, MEX, MX

Company: NTT DATA Services

Req ID: 149070 

NTT DATA Services strives to hire exceptional, innovative and passionate individuals who want to grow with us. If you want to be part of an inclusive, adaptable, and forward-thinking organization, apply now.

We are currently seeking a Testing Lead to join our team in Cuidad de mexico, México (MX-MEX), Mexico (MX).

 

TEST LEAD

 

We are currently seeking a Test Lead to join our team in México. IThis role is responsible for leading quality review of various applications and includes creating test plans and strategy, test cases in partnership with developers, business analysts and project managers which are used to shape and verify code and check conformance to system requirements. The role relies upon test automation and manual testing tools. The person is to assist in defining QA coding standards and frameworks, and for identifying emerging technologies and evaluating their applicability to client’s business
goals. 

 

Position overview


Lead, mentor, and support Quality Assurance Staff and testing resources .Lead by example. Approach conflict in a constructive way. In addition to identifying problems, actively participate in finding solutions. Collect Key Performance Indicator (KPI) Information and provide to leadership (weekly). Assist team members with questions as first line of support with escalations to management, as needed. Lead stand up/team meetings as requested by manager. Actively participate in Quality Assurance Department meetings 

Position's General Duties and Tasks:


- Reviews client requirement and provides feedback
- Responsible for creating test plans and strategy
- Reviews and re-evaluates the test strategy to adjust for new information, changing risks, shifting priorities, and schedules.
- Oversees testing of software features
- Oversees quality review of various applications
- Oversees projects to make sure work is scheduled based on priorities, risks and  team strengths and assignment of resources across projects
- Oversees implementation and execution of functional, regression, and acceptance tests
- Assists in test environment setup/teardown, test automation, and exploratory
testing
- Oversees the creation and maintenance of test data and test documentation
- Provides suitable solutions for issues/errors based on the understanding of the system and client business processes
- Leads/mentors Test Engineers and shares knowledge to make sure QA staff meets technical qualifications required for their positions
- Assists in coaching junior staff, by helping them to make decisions, solve problems, manage meetings and set goals, provides feedback on testing-related tasks, delegates and assigns testing responsibilities
- Works with clients in evaluating and implementing new technologies and offer
strategies for new opportunities
- Assists in formulating QA standards and best practices, organizational policies
and processes and strategic plans
-  Assists management in setting the direction for quality assurance within the
organization
-  Assists in recruiting new staff, conducting interviews and evaluate potential
candidates


Qualifications


Must have Skills:
o +5 Experience managing a team of QA Engineers
o Understand business requirements and design test scenarios 
o Work with functional / business team to create test data 
o Execute tests and track defects to closure 
o Provide guidance/design on automation solutions 
o Schedule, organize and complete work within deadlines 
o Experience in testing various applications, services and user interfaces
o Experience in test automation and creating repeatable, maintainable, automated test suites
o Experience in communicating with clients
o Understanding of test driven development
o Understanding of software development lifecycle and best practices
o Understanding of Agile and Waterfall processes
o Understanding of user interface design
o Strong knowledge of software quality assurance best practices & methodologies
o Familiarity with various defect management systems
o Keep automation framework current 
oCreate efficiencies for automation team 
oTroubleshoot tool issues with automation team 
oReview and maintain automated suites 

Nice to have, but not required:
o Software testing using various methods and tools Postman.
o Expertise in web applications testing preferably in ECommerce 
o  Working knowledge of test management software (e.g. qTest, Zephyr) and SQL
o Desirable if any testing accreditation like ISTQB Foundation Level
o Working experience in Agile Scrum and JIRA 
o Familiarity with Agile frameworks and regression testing is a plus

 

Education Requirements
•    Bachelor’s degree in computer science or similar.


 

About NTT DATA Services

NTT DATA Services is a global business and IT services provider specializing in digital, cloud and automation across a comprehensive portfolio of consulting, applications, infrastructure and business process services. We are part of the NTT family of companies, a partner to 85 % of the Fortune 100.

NTT DATA Services is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, gender, disability, age, veteran-status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other class protected by law. To learn more, please visit https://us.nttdata.com/en/about-us/content/diversity-and-inclusion. Furthermore, NTT DATA Services will make accommodations for eligible applicants on a case-by-case basis. Please email EEOOfficer@nttdata.com for assistance.


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