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Lead Quality Engineerat CDW Careers

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Focus Area: 
Information Technology
Date Posted 
Jun 15, 2022
Remote, Remote
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The Lead Quality Engineer performs and leads testing of multiple, large, complex, or strategic software development applications using QA testing practices and frameworks. This role provides appropriate and timely status, metrics and communication to stakeholders. As well, this role tests solutions in response to changing business or project needs. The Lead Quality Engineer aids in the identification of continuous process improvement of QA standards, and practices. 


Key Areas of Responsibility

  • Perform analysis of business requirements for accuracy, regression and performance needs and testability with focus on CDW mission critical systems. 
  • Define testing scope, approach, risks, and assumptions. 
  • Lead Design, build, and prioritization of test cases. 
  • Report and communicate test status and metrics to project stakeholders. 
  • Lead efforts in the development, recommendation for change, technological innovation, continuous improvement, and documentation of Enterprise Software Quality Assurance processes, practices, and frameworks, assuring a high level of system readiness prior to production implementation. 
  • Identify and recommend changes to status reporting and quality metrics. 
  • Participate in the technical review of project deliverables including requirement specifications, functional designs, technical designs and other project documentation to ensure the testability of requirements. 
  • Work with development and user community to define and develop testing requirements to validate software solutions were built to specifications. 
  • Create and maintain project testing schedule to track progress and ensures completion of testing within scheduled timeframes. 
  • Document and report defects within established process and tracking system. 
  • Coach and mentor QA Analysts and other stakeholders in Software Quality Assurance processes, practices, and business application functionality. 
  • Anticipates business and industry issues and recommends improvements to technology, products, processes or testing services. 
  • Consult to the direction and resource allocation for testing programs program or services. 

Education and/or Experience Qualifications

  • 10 years of full life cycle Software Quality Assurance process experience (requirements analysis, decomposition, test case design, prioritization and risk analysis, test execution, metric reporting, etc.). 
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Information Technology or equivalent experience 

Required Qualifications

  • Excellent knowledge of software tools in all domains such as:
  • UFT, Tosca, Puppeteer - UI Automation (Regression)
  • JMeter, Jenkins, Splunk - API Automation (Regression)
  • JMeter, LoadRunner - Performance Testing
  • Track record of successfully leading multiple, or large-scale QA projects, including planning, estimating and prioritizing.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills with the ability to effectively communicate with project stakeholders and senior leadership.
  • Functional Testing: Experience in the designing and implantation of Software Quality Assurance standards and practices.
  • Proficient in requirements analysis, design, risk analysis, and prioritization skills on multiple or large sized software development projects.
  • Demonstrated experience with system development life cycle methodologies.
  • Automated Regression Testing with demonstrated experience in the design, and maintenance of automated regression testing frameworks.
  • Demonstrated experience in the execution and maintenance of automated regression test suites.
  • Performance Testing: Demonstrated experience in the design and maintenance of performance testing frameworks.
  • Demonstrated experience in the execution and maintenance of performance regression test suites and project specific testing.
  • Solid understanding of object oriented concepts and principals Proficiency to architect an automation solution analyzing its design, development, and implementation.


COVID-19 Update:
CDW is committed to maintaining a workplace that is free of known hazards and to ensuring the safety, health, and well-being of coworkers and candidates for employment and their families, as well as the community.

CDW requires all coworkers be fully vaccinated against COVID-19, with the only exceptions being a documented, legally required medical or religious accommodation.  Prior to starting with CDW, successful candidates will be required to: (i) be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 and provide CDW with proof of full vaccination; or (ii) apply for and receive a medical or religious-based accommodation to be exempt from the mandatory vaccination policy.

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