This role defines a new enterprise-wide software quality assurance function that will drive SQA automation and promote the adoption and sharing of best practices across multiple business units that are engaged in software development.
Reporting to the Aquent CIO, the successful candidate will work with existing SQA resources embedded in our individual business units to facilitate SQA automation and promote the sharing and adoption of best practices.
To accomplish this, the Director will build a small, high-performance team focused on the delivery of shared resources -- including script writing, load testing, and related SQA functions -- and acquire and manage the automation tools needed. He/she will be expected to position the enterprise group as a shared resource working to support and enhance the SQA activities in our business units which have differing SQA models and varying degrees of SQA expertise.
Desired Skills & Experience
The Director will have had 7+ years of SQA experience spanning web, web server, and mobile technologies. Previous experience successfully managing SQA resources and simultaneous projects -- ideally in a PMO setting -- is required.
Working experience with onshore/offshore models in agile development environments would be beneficial as would experience with legacy custom software and modern tools such as Selenium, Calabash, and Appthwack. Working knowledge of Java, Python and SQL would be helpful as well.
This individual will be team-oriented with the ability to lead by example and persuade by demonstration. He/she also should have strong written, verbal and presentation skills.
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