Alight QA & Compliance Automation Architct in TG, Indiana
Responsible for providing quality guidance and leadership across the Global Payroll organization. They work closely with Engineering and Architecture teams to implement quality best practices. This position is responsible leading a team of QA’s as we build out Tosca automation suites across multiple products. This position is also responsible for the implementation of quality program metrics and reporting, providing overall transparency into tracking the success of various Quality Assurance (QA) program initiatives. It emphasizes a consultative mindset that will monitor the QA implementation, understand capabilities and solutions offered by the quality program product suites, and bring the appropriate combination of best practice solutions to the Global Payroll Organization.
Provide leadership to the Quality Assurance team on the implementation of Tosca quality best practices associated with a new and legacy applications; communicate and enable teams with best practices as we grow our test automation and other quality program initiatives across the enterprise
Work with IT leadership and engineering teams to introduce and capture quality program metrics that accurately measure quality progress for various quality initiatives.
Additionally serve as a Test Architect in support of the agile team automated testing implementation of the Tricentis product suite, coaching the teams in accordance with best practice approaches, tools and techniques, to ensure they are built into a relevant methodology. This includes monitoring, optimizing, mentoring, collaborating and continually improving the team, as well as the following:
Review test cases and repository health
Design and develop test automation framework, and code libraries to enable the team to use and enhance them across successive projects
Responsible for test infrastructure, environments and software
Estimate, prioritize, plan and coordinate quality testing activities
Advise Test Specialists on Tosca best practices
Provide technical support to the Quality Manager to assist in achieving their strategic goals for the Quality team
Possess broad awareness of testing approaches, practices and technical design and deliver the overall testing methodology used by the team
Monitor the effectiveness of the testing function and bring about improvements through insights gained via analysis at all stages of the Software Development Life cycle (SDLC) and the Software Test Life cycle (STLC)
Provide technical know-how, documentation, and training to the team, stay up to speed on process, practice and technology developments to ensure they are brought in-house and enhance the solutions applied to the testing problems
Identify pre-testing process recommendations to ensure the application development teams adhere to the principles, guidelines and best practices of the QA strategy as defined
7+ years in software testing and quality related roles, with deep technical knowhow and knowledge of software testing best practices
Experience with integrating the Tricentis product suite with DevOps pipeline and with databases including customizing/extending other related functionalities as needed
Experience with test driven development (TDD) practices, with demonstrated advocation for necessary change
Test automation experience (Tricentis Tosca required), experience leading teams
Experience with test environment/test data management
Experience working in agile, scrum
Excellent written/verbal communications and articulation skills for disparate audiences
Customer Focused skills: passionate drive to delight our customers and offer unique solutions that deliver on their expectations
Team Mentality: Partnering effectively to drive our culture and execute on our common goals
Learning Agility: Openness to new ways of thinking and acquiring new skills to retain a competitive advantage Preferred:
Familiarity with automated testing platforms (e.g. Tricentis, Selenium etc.)
Familiarity with functional, performance and load testing systems (ALM, LoadRunner, UFT etc.)
Familiarity with relation/non-relational databases and DevSecOps tools: Jira, Github, Jenkins etc.
Familiarity with IT application development and operations procedures including DR exercises
Education: Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or related field
We offer you a competitive total rewards package, continuing education & training, and tremendous potential with a growing worldwide organization.
Nothing in this job description restricts management's right to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities of this job to other entities; including but not limited to subsidiaries, partners, or purchasers of Alight business units.
About Alight Solutions
Alight is a leading cloud-based human capital technology and services provider that powers confident health, wealth and wellbeing decisions for 36 million people and dependents. Our Alight Worklife® platform combines data and analytics with a simple, seamless user experience. Supported by our global delivery capabilities, Alight Worklife is transforming the employee experience for people around the world. With personalized, data-driven health, wealth, pay and wellbeing insights, Alight brings people the security of better outcomes and peace of mind throughout life’s big moments and most important decisions. Learn how Alight unlocks growth for organizations of all sizes at alight.com .
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