Directs the QA Management and their Global staff to perform Testing, Verification, and Validation programs for multiple Product lines of major Software Products and Systems.
The QA Management and staff presented in more than 1 geography.
Directs Development and Implementation of multiple Software Testing and Quality Assurance Projects.
Directs development of Strategic plans for assigned areas and develops, implements, and communicates Goals and Objectives.
REQUIRED SKILLS & COMPETENCIES:
Proven ability to manage and direct employees in more than one Location.
Management of QA for large scale Enterprise J2EE Applications on multiple platforms preferably in Banking/Finance Domain.
Thorough knowledge of Software Verification and Validation Techniques, including cross-platform Testing and Automation Frameworks.
Strong working knowledge of Product Testing practices and industry standards. (Test Automation, J2EE, SOA, SDLC)
Comprehensive knowledge of Software reliability Engineering methodologies, principles, and practices.
Strong Project Management skills, including ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously and potentially in different geographies, each team may have between 20-30 Engineers on each Project.
Thorough knowledge of Test Design and configuration.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills and good presentation skills.
Ability to make and execute immediate decisions.
Ability to resolve or recommend Solutions to highly complex Software problems for major Software programs.
Ability to identify and resolve escalated Software problems, issues, and discrepancies.