Lead QA Engineer

Vaco Technology

2019-09-05 00:35:15

Job location Raleigh, North Carolina, United States

Job type: fulltime

Job industry: I.T. & Communications

Job description

The role will report directly to the VP of Engineering and play a key part in the company's overall software quality strategy and direction. The Lead QA Engineer will engage cross-functionally to build consensus within the engineering development and support teams and take responsibility for the complete testing of our product.


  • Contribute towards organizational goal of providing high quality products.

  • Own test methodology, architecture and specifications.

  • Implement test tools and methods to continually improve software quality.

  • Participate in reviews of product requirements to understand test objectives and to provide input on testability of requirements.

  • Translate end-user requirements and acceptance criteria into fully documented test cases and scripts in accordance with approved test plans.

  • Interact with other internal teams to identify, create, and maintain test data needed to execute test cases.

  • Participate in all stages of the software lifecycle using Agile methods.

  • Execute test cases and scripts manually, using automated test tools, or through database queries as needed.

  • Design, maintain, and execute automation test cases.

  • Manage a device lab for Android & iOS devices.

  • Work with software & support engineers to analyze test results, gather data, create tickets, and debug problems.

  • Develop test cases to stress system performance and security.

  • Report progress on issues and participate in status meetings.

Must Haves: Mobile Experience, Any Automation Experience, Some Ruby


  • 3+ years acting as a team lead of a software test group.

  • 7+ years practical QA, QA Automation, and CI experience.

  • Experience testing in Windows and Mac OSX.

  • Experience testing on Android and iOS devices.

  • Familiarity with BDD & TDD approaches.

  • Experience with Automation Testing to identify and create appropriate test cases and scripts for automation and regression testing.

  • Understanding of SDLC using agile methodologies (Scrum).

  • Comprehension of test management, defect tracking, and requirements management tools. (JIRA)

  • Experience with Selenium, Jenkins, Robot, Silk, QTP Rational Functional Tester, and/or Gherkin/Cucumber or comparable tools.

  • Excellent verbal and written communication, attention to detail, and analytical/problem-solving skills required.

  • Basic experience with programming languages (Java, Ruby, HTML, SQL).

  • Bachelors' degree in related field or equivalent experience.


  • Competitive Salary

  • Comprehensive Benefits incl Medical/Dental/Vision/401k

  • Startup company feel and environment

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