Job Desc. coming.
Director Level position for QA & DevOps
We have a QA team, 5 people. adding on QA Team
DevOps team that is slowly growing.
We have some automation going on right now.
AWS is key. on this Director of QA / DevOps
Release engineering, CI/CD.
3+ years of managerial. 4-5 people.
6-7 direct reports in this role.
Must have managerial exp, not a lead.
We are recruiting for a Director, DevOps and Quality Assurance for our client in Quincy, MA on a direct hire / perm basis.
Overview: This role will have responsibility for leading the DevOps strategy and implementation as well as Software Quality Assurance . Team size is 6-10 direct reports. AWS environment. Selenium for Test Automation. B2C Software product experience is a plus.
Collaborate with Enterprise DevOps practices organization to manage and develop continuous integration and deployment solutions (CI/CD pipelines) for applications across all the value streams
Build partnerships with Infrastructure team to create and support technology infrastructure, configuration management and automation tools and technologies.
Continuously refine DevOps strategy and drive execution that encompasses the people, process and technology, aligned with customer value delivery
Proactively identify opportunities for reducing complexity, continuous improvement and technical debt reduction in the portfolio
Collaborate with cross functional teams, architects, tech leads and business partners in designing, developing and implementing solutions
Contribute to software engineering best practices for design, coding standards, performance, security, delivery, maintainability and culture
Provide oversight and an independent view of end to end quality across portfolio ensuring the teams are delivering work with high quality. Serve as escalation point of contact for quality or testing issues
Ownership of the overall portfolio quality strategy/roadmap, testing best practices and automation strategy. Ensure alignment to enterprise QA tools and automation frameworks
Partner across IT Leads to develop and execute on the QA workforce strategy
Assure the awareness and training of QA tools (e.g., QA database, test system environment and software) working with the QCoE
Support Test Strategy and Test Planning for large, complex projects.
Provide technical expertise to the team and help ensure the appropriate testing techniques are used to find defects early in the test cycle.
Drive the continued build out of system teams to enhance overall Agile execution
Coordinate with QA Leads and Production environment management to improve test data and environments, which could include other resource alignment under this role
Oversee the Production Support environments team members to ensure that their efforts align with the development process and promotion to production
Demonstrate ownership of technology infrastructure from development through production
Provide training, review and coaching of GB IT staff within these domains. Review, evaluate and prepare periodic feedback of staff
Provide regular updates on DevOps and quality to leadership and other stakeholders
7-10 years in a technical role developing, setting standards and strategies, and leading teams
3–5 years of experience with QA, DevOps, Agile software engineering principles, methodologies and tools
Experience with test automation frameworks, tools and methodologies
Demonstrated leadership and communication skills, including an ability to look forward and anticipate problems and assess risk
Excellent leadership and mentoring skills with the ability to collaborate well and be inclusive of all ideas and perspectives