Quality Assurance Manager

Recruiter
Computershare
Location
Greenwood Village, United States
Salary
Competitive
Posted
25 May 2022
Closes
30 May 2022
Ref
22000279
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Description

Locations: 100% Remote - US wide or Hybrid

This position can be 100% remote for candidates based anywhere in the US. If you prefer to work in a hybrid model (part time remote and part time from an office), we can offer a hybrid environment from our office located in Greenwood Village, CO.

We give you a world of potential

Computershare has an exciting opportunity for a Quality Assurance Manager to join our Computershare Loan Services (CLS) team based in the US. CLS is an industry leader in mortgage servicing solutions for the financial services and investment banking industries.

There are a few things that make this opportunity truly fantastic:
  • We work in a fun and collaborative team environment, offering the opportunity to work on new and exciting projects, with a supportive management team to ensure you reach your career goals, no matter where they may take you.
  • We offer continuous learning and education opportunities and put emphasis on continued improvement and growth.
  • We believe that creativity fosters opportunity, and that the ideas of our employees will be what keeps us ahead in the market.
  • We offer a competitive total compensation package, with further details found below.


A role you will love

The Quality Assurance Manager is a member of our Application Development leadership team. In this role, you will be responsible for helping to establish the vision and direction for Quality Assurance across the entire Software Development Life Cycle, as well as directing the day-to-day operations of both Quality Assurance and Quality Automation Assurance resources. This opportunity will also include partnering with the Global Development team to assist in defining requirements and standards for the supporting automation platforms and frameworks.

You will also be responsible for establishing industry standard quality processes and direction for integration, functional, regression, end-to-end, ETL, and performance testing along with the quality automation that supports these testing types, to provide quality support for both internally developed applications as well as 3rd party integrations. You will manage team efforts to ensure technically modern quality assurance practices are applied as we mature our quality capabilities and continue the path to implement quality automation technologies and processes to deliver reliable and intuitive client facing applications. You will collaborate closely with Application Development, Data Development and DevOps teams to assess application needs, support prioritization efforts, define resource allocation and plan quality assurance timelines.

Other key responsibilities include:
  • Establishing a software quality assurance system and team that promotes quality delivery and management of applications, data and related frameworks
  • Maturing the overall strategy and processes for the software quality assurance team
  • Managing QA resources in an Agile environment, ensuring Scrum teams have appropriate functional, end-to-end and integration QA coverage in support of the development efforts
  • Creating, measuring, and reporting on key metrics for the performance of the SQA team, as well as the quality health of the various product lines
  • Goal setting, regular feedback, coaching, reward, and recognition and following the appraisal process
  • Managing talent by identifying and nurturing potential, providing opportunities for staff to develop, assisting individuals in career and professional development planning, and providing a supportive environment for staff to continually learn and develop.
  • Strategically managing the flow of talent through the team by creating and maintaining a talent pipeline
  • Promoting knowledge sharing and transfer to broaden the skills and knowledge base both within the team and the wider organisation
  • Managing the quality related strategic interactions between the Product/Business and IT to deliver high quality effective and efficient IT service and solutions
  • Being a key contact point for strategic technical, environment and business objectives to facilitate and status comprehensive quality plans


What will you bring to the role?

You are someone who prides themselves on their expert knowledge of common, industry leading testing technologies and ensure you are knowledgeable of cutting-edge testing techniques and trends while implementing the technologies and ensuring high quality products on projects. Your attention to detail and problem-solving skills are second-to-none and you can manage multiple projects with conflicting priorities while delivering on critical deadlines. You will also bring:
  • 3+ years of QA Engineering management experience including experience of developing test automation scripts and working knowledge of automation frameworks along with best practices
  • 3+ years of experience working and influencing in a cross functional agile team
  • 3+ years of experience transforming manual test team members to highly effective, automation centric team members
  • Working knowledge of performance testing, benchmarking, DevOps, and Continuous Integration/Continuous Delivery
  • Experience with Web based technologies (client and server side) that include .NET, JavaScript
  • Demonstrated experience with all aspects of unit, functional, integration, regression and user acceptance testing
  • Able to work at many levels, including serving as a QA leader and working with the leads of other disciplines to improve delivery
  • Experience overseeing and directing the development of new test frameworks and applications to ensure the implementation of end-to-end test solutions
  • Experience managing a critical test organization including, defining, training, enforcing and executing standards and compliance, results-based delivery, root cause analysis and defect prevention techniques, testing tool standards and reports, and SQA knowledge management and training
  • Knowledge of full-stack development technologies, including Web based, BPM, No-code, and Services, that include .NET, JavaScript, Pega, etc.
  • Experience with Agile and Scaled Agile methodologies - Agile or SAFe Certification a plus

Bonus points if you have:
  • Working knowledge and experience developing or leading development efforts on the test automation frameworks which for both User Interface and Web Service testing needs
  • Experience with ADO or other ALM solutions
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, or equivalent field


A company to be proud of

Computershare (ASX:CPU) is a world leader in financial administration with over 14,000 employees across 21 different countries delivering expertise to over 40,000 clients.At Computershare, it’s more than just a job, our open and inclusive culture means that we will help you to grow, to move forward and make the most of the world of opportunities we have available. With infinite possibilities, we could take you anywhere.



Rewards designed for you

Employee Share Plan. Set aside salary to purchase shares in our company and you’ll increase your investment when you receive a generous company contribution towards additional shares.

Health and Wellbeing. Ourhealth and wellbeing rewards can be tailored to support you and your family.

Save for Your Future. We will support you along your retirement savings journey.

Paid time away from work. Our employees enjoy a competitive paid time off package, including a day each year to volunteer time for a good cause that is important to you.

Employee Discounts. We’ve partnered with other organisations to offer you extra savings. Enjoy discounts with banks, car manufacturers, on flights, accommodation, and days out as well as with many big brand shops.

Extra Rewards. From tuition reimbursement to cash bonus recruitment referral programs, our comprehensive benefits package offers a multitude of options.

Compensation. Approximately $110,000 - $150,000 per year USD, depending on experience.

A diverse and inclusive place to work

Computershare celebrates the diversity of ourpeople,and we welcome applications from everyone.

We believe that having a culture of inclusion is essential in delivering good results. Attracting, retaining, and developing a diverse workforce where employees feel valued, respected, and empowered allows people to reach their full potential. As a business this diversity helps us to better reflect and understand our customers’ needs to allow us to drive better outcomes.

We are happy to accommodate individual needs during your applicationjourney. If you require disability accommodations or adjustments, please email us at detailing your requirements and contact information.

Computershare is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment regardless of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national or ethnic origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, or other characteristics protected by applicable law.



Covid-secure

We’ve kept our business running during the pandemic by moving most of our employees to remote working, and by creating and maintaining a safe environment for those people who need to be in the office. We carefully limit the amount of people at our locations and ensure that those who cannot work remotely are kept safe with proper distancing and protective equipment.

In most circumstances we are currently performing all interviews, assessments, and background checks online to ensure the safety of everyone involved. Should you be successful in securing a role and it can be performed from home, we will arrange for equipment to be sent to you and your onboarding and training will be provided remotely.

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