QA Engineering Team Lead

New York, NY 10019 | Direct Hire

Post Date: 06/08/2018 Job ID: 10077 Industry: Technology
  • Position: QA Engineering Team Lead
  • Location: NYC
  • Status: Full-time
  • Salary Range: Open for the right individual
  • Remote Option: Occasional maybe


Our client is seeking a Director of QA to work in a fast-paced environment with an Engineering team to guide the quality metrics and controls of their platform by developing and executing customer-focused test strategies. This role won' t involve a simple case of executing test plans that have been predefined for you.

We require this individual to lead and drive our testing initiatives, and utilize various testing techniques to verify platform features and functionality. This role requires someone who is highly motivated and passionate about software quality, and has a desire to continuously improve complex systems.


Plan, develop and execute of manual/automation test and performance testing of frontend and backend systems

Implement QA process and design test strategies, execution methods, and success measures of both functional testing and non-functional testing

Track and document deliverables and develop highly detailed QA plans regarding QA processes, approaches, tools, resources, ownership, scheduling, and criteria to measure success

Work with the broader Engineering team to create test plans for existing and new functionalities

Achieve quality assurance operational objectives by contributing information and analysis to strategic plans

Manage testing feedback, lead defect prioritization, and communicate regularly with discipline leads to ensure proper resolution in a timely fashion

Manage JIRA bug tracking process, track issues status and resolution progress, and create quality matrices for the project team

Recommend best practices and approaches


This individual must be:

Passionate about software testing and accelerating the pace of delivery

Up-to-date with the latest and greatest in technology, and you naturally seek new ways of improving your work

Have a proven record of developing QA solutions in a customer-centric environment

Thrive in a fast-paced, collaborative environment where open communication is encouraged

Entrepreneurial team player and knows how to multi-task

Energetic, flexible, collaborative and proactive with flawless execution

A strong focus on business outcomes

Excellent judgment and creative problem solving skills

BS degree in Computer Science or Engineering field

You have strong, hands-on experience with the following:
  • Linux and Windows environments
  • Programming languages (Python, Java, C++/C#) to automate manual testing or tasks
  • Testing tools like Selenium
  • Open source test tools and frameworks
  • DevOps Testing workflows
  • Amazon Web Services
  • Docker / Micro Services

If you feel you are qualified for this position please email your resume to or apply at

Lori Magee

Fun Facts: Soccer Mom to 3 girls, avid RV Camper (but never tented), love to travel and explore!

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