Quality Assurance Lead in Chicago, IL at Interactive Business Systems

Date Posted: 10/25/2019

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Quality Assurance Lead

We’re turning the legal services world upside down and are seeking a talented, ambitious, and highly motivated Quality Assurance Lead to join our growing team. This person must be passionate about technology and tenacious in their pursuit of quality and excellence. 

The QA Lead will possess a strong curiosity about software anomalies and a desire to find their root cause.  If you’re excellent at what you do, and you want to take your quality assurance career to the next level with a passionate development team at a great company, you might be the perfect fit for us!

You Will:

  • Provide technical leadership to teammates through coaching and mentorship, as well as identify opportunities for and encourage continuous improvement within the team
  • Lead the practice for Quality Assurance Team in an area of specialization under the supervision of the QA manager
  • Work closely with Product Management, Engineering, and other project stakeholders
  • Understand business requirements and process to create clear test plans
  • Identify gaps in user stories or business requirements
  • Provide estimates for testing efforts to product managers
  • Execute test cases, reporting and tracking defects
  • Investigate issues referred by the Product Support team
  • Apply sound quality management methods, tools, and techniques
  • Act as the 'Voice of the Customer' during the sprint cycle process

You Have:

  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • 5-7+ years of experience in quality assurance for web applications
  • High proficiency in testing methodology, SDLC methodology, test documentation procedures, and QA Best Practices
  • In-depth knowledge and experience in at least one QA specialization (e.g. performance testing, security testing, test automation development)
  • A clear understanding of automated test processes
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills; Must be able to communicate at a level appropriate to the audience (direct reports, peers and senior management)
  • Creative problem-solving skills
  • Experience testing single-page applications, Agile/Scrum SDLC, and skill using tools such as JIRA and Confluence to manage the lifecycle