QA Testing Manager in Des Moines, IA at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 7/21/2020

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Job Description

Are you a highly skilled Quality Assurance Engineer with a solid background in management?

If you're looking for a full-time position in the financial services sector, we may have the ideal role for you in Des Moines.

In this role you will effectively hire, train, and manage a diverse global team to ensure new functionality and systems are thoroughly tested.

This is a full-time, permanent opportunity, offering a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package.

Responsibilities of the QA Testing Manager:
  • Recruit, select, and train team members
  • Implement productivity, quality, and customer service standards
  • Perform and lead testing; identify and resolve problems; complete audits
  • Develop quality assurance plans and ensure staff understand objectives
  • Coach, mentor, and discipline employees and contractors
  • Participate in educational opportunities 
Requirements of the QA Testing Manager:
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Finance, or business equivalent; MBA a plus
  • At least 10 years of hands-on experience in quality assurance as a tester/manager
  • At least 5 years of experience managing onshore/offshore QA teams, including hiring, mentoring, and performance reviews
  • At least 5 years of experience using test management and automation tools (HP ALM/Quality Center and QTP)
  • Experience transitioning a manual testing environment to an automated testing environment
  • Solid hands-on experience in QA: project plan, test strategy, test plan development, test case/data review, test automation
  • Experience in both Waterfall and Agile project management methodologies
  • QA experience in financial industry is essential, including experience with SWIFT messaging testing
  • Experience with integration testing money transfer systems, outgoing/incoming wires
  • Strong knowledge of investment trade life cycle/workflow
  • Strong communication, documentation, and decision-making skills
Keywords: QA Testing Manager, Quality Assurance, HP ALM, QTP, Financial Services, Direct Hire

Job ID: 338429

About Eliassen Group:

Eliassen Group provides strategic talent solutions to drive our clients’ innovation and business results. Leveraging over 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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