Our valued Wealth Management / Fintech client is seeking an Automation Manager to provide oversight, define long term strategy and manage the test automation team using Java, Selenium, JMeter, Bamboo, SVN and Git, within an Agile / Scrum environment.
Key Responsibilities :
Provide oversight for and drive initiatives to continuously improve all phases of testing including both functional and nonfunctional.
Align test strategies to product and architecture direction. Guide and participate in the design and development of test frameworks
Enable frameworks that include effective quality reporting mechanisms that can be consumed directly by our clients as deliverables with a given software release.
Define longer-term strategies and work in a continuous improvement manner to achieve those strategies
Define and publish metrics demonstrating the quality level of a given software release and act as a gate in the release process
Provide infrastructure / environment requirements to DevOps and provide mechanisms to DevOps that allow continuous readings on quality
Manage the Test Automation team including structuring, hiring, vacation scheduling, skill development, mentoring, task delegation, motivation and performance evaluations of team members
Must have :
8+ years of progressive experience in software testing experience, including 5+ years of recent automation testing experience
A strong background in Java development and relational databases
Familiarity with Selenium, JMeter, Bamboo, SVN, Gi t
Strong working knowledge of the software development life cycle and methodologies, particularly Agile / Scrum (preferably Scaled Agile Framework / SAFe)
Nice to have
An understanding of the financial industry and retail wealth management is an asset but not a requirement
Quality Assurance Automated Testing 5 - 7 years QA Manager 2 - 4 years Please describe a time when you worked as an Automation Manager who provided oversight, defined long term strategy and managed the test automation team using Java, Selenium, JMeter, Bamboo, SVN and Git, within an Agile / Scrum environment. (Must-have)