Catholic Health Initiatives Sr. QA Test Automation Engineer in DENVER, Colorado
Sr. QA Test Automation Engineer
Participates in various phases of the Project Life Cycle (PLC) to ensure customer business and technical requirements are understood, testableand can be validated.
Supports the Applications Director in identifying current and future testing needs and opportunities.
Provides management oversightfor testing application teams in direct and/or virtual environment.
Supports the development of strategic and tactical plans and business process re-engineering for the Applications group
Provides operational guidance to influence adherence to the IT organizational goals and objectives.
Ensures the integrity of electronic data, achieved by managing thorough analysis of vendors and their products.
Creating and adhering to process methodologies, policies and procedures fortesting activitiesfor both new project work and maintenance and support (i.e. Test Strategy, Test Plan, Test Summary, Metric reporting, etc…).
Reviews, analyzes and provides feedback on product requirements and architectural designs.
Managesand assures the effective integration of the application(s).
Assists in the development of budgets and assures adherence to approved budgets.
Provides mentoring to staff as a means to develop job satisfaction and coordinates cross training opportunities with other functional groups.
Provides communicationand appropriate escalation of all testing issues and activities for the application(s).
Participate in the process development , supporting tools and training for the Testing Center of Excellence.
Additional tasks/responsibilities as defined.
7 years total IT Testing experience required with at least:
Min 6 years spent analyzing business and functional/system requirements for testing activities.
Min 4 managing and coordinating testing activities.
Min 6 years communicating and partnering with multiple stakeholders.
Min 4 years technical experience (hardware, vm ware, environments,
databases, networks, release scheduling, etc…).
Min 4 yrs experience with test tools and defect tracking tools required.
Min 4 yrs coaching/mentoring of testing standards and activities.
Bachelor’s Degree in related field or may substitute an equivalent combination of education and experience.
Demonstrated leadership capabilities.
Ability to manage and work on multiple projects at the same time.
Organizational skills to facilitate a productive working environment.
Strong interpersonal and communication skills .
Demonstrated ability to manage the implementation of long-range IT plans and strategies.
Knowledge of industry standard practices in IT.
Ability to work independently required.
Proven organizational skills and time management.
Working knowledge of MS Office applications required.
Experience in a complex, multi-function environment preferred
Experience and knowledge of IT, Business Analysis, Quality, and Project Management industry standards, best practices and frameworks such as IIST, ASQ, PMI, CMMi, TMMi, ITIL or COBIT is preferred.
Specific experience with systems management/support required. Must have demonstrated knowledge and/or skills in the following areas:
Technical knowledge with Product/Vendor Analysis, software support and training programs.
Functional accounting, budget and variance accounting.
Knowledge of system and application development.
Experience with supporting SDLC tools.
Primary Location COLORADO-DENVER-NATIONAL OFFICE DENVER
Daily Schedule M-F
Scheduled Hours per 2-week Pay Period 80
Weekends Required None
Req ID: 2018-R0172215
We’re an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.