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QA Test Lead in Pittsburgh, PA at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 11/27/2018

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Job Description

We have an exciting role in the Pennsylvania area as a QA Test Lead to join our industry-leading client.

This position has a great benefit package that includes Medical, Dental and Vision benefits, 401k with company matching, and life insurance for those who qualify.

Responsibilities of the QA Test Lead:

  • Design and build testing processes, standards and templates for the project
  • Provide support to delivery/application teams for estimation and analysis
  • Coordinate planning and execution of activities such as design, development and execution of automation and performance tests.
  • Works within the project team and test team to address issues and report status
  • Tracks and reports progress of activities
  • Schedules and facilitates meetings/discussions with the application teams for planning and addressing any queries or issues
  • Decision making opportunities in the areas of functional test coverage, metrics analysis and quality assessment
  • Collates data and prepares reports for program / executive reporting
  • Evaluation/selection of appropriate tests, testing methods, etc., leveraging technical expertise to make independent decisions
  • Manage the flow of information throughout the effort and provides visibility to executives and stakeholders
  • Provide metrics to gauge the efficacy and effectiveness of the testing delivery. Govern the program to ensure the strategy is implemented as envisioned
  • Provide the mechanism to collaborate on knowledge, best practices, innovations across the program

Requirements of the QA Test Lead:

  • Bachelor's degree, preferably in business management or a related discipline, or equivalent work experience required, advanced degree preferred 
  • 6 - 10 years of related Test Management and project management experience required, experience with technology or financial services industry is a plus
  • Strong knowledge and expertise of testing processes, techniques, methodologies across manual, automated testing and performance testing
  • Responsibilities require analysis of variety of complex options, and ability to make independent decisions on unique or varied matters related to testing
  • Experience with Configuration Management principles and tools
  • Proven experience with Test Management and Defect Management Tool usage and configuration
  • Demonstrated understanding of Quality Control and Quality Assurance
  • Demonstrated problem-solving and analytical skills. Good troubleshooting skills. Strong attention to detail required
  • Identification, development and utilization of metrics for decision support
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills 
  • Mentoring skills and experience desired

Job ID: 313522

Key Words: Quality Control, Quality Assurance, 

About Eliassen Group:

Eliassen Group provides strategic talent solutions to drive our clients’ innovation and business results. Leveraging nearly 30 years of success, our expertise in IT staffing, Agile consulting, creative services, managed services, and life sciences enables us to partner with our clients to execute their business strategy and scale effectively. Headquartered in Reading, MA and with offices from coast to coast, Eliassen Group offers local community presence, deep networks, as well as national reach. For more information, visit

Eliassen Group is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

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