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Quality Assurance Lead

State Street

State Street

Quality Assurance
Quincy, MA, USA
Posted on Thursday, February 8, 2024

Quality Assurance Lead (State Street Bank and Trust Company; Quincy, MA): Will be responsible for the day‐to‐day testing activities and output associated with development of the IT applications. In this role, the QA Lead will design and implement a long‐term automation strategy and framework to increase efficiencies in State Street’s IT development functions. Specific duties of the position include: Leveraging domain knowledge to define the proper test scenarios based on the business requirements and acceptance criteria; Executing functional and regression test cases within established timelines; Developing and maintaining test automation processes in alignment with the project and the organization’s standards (e.g., governance, processes, and tools); Designing and implementing the long‐term automation strategy and framework to increase the overall regression test suite and reduce regression timelines; Creating and updating automation scripts for functional and regression testing; Including application and system security entitlement testing to reduce risk and potential IDDs; Running automated regression suites, analyzing results, and troubleshooting issues; Managing defects by providing timely defect reporting and tracking through the defect‐life‐cycle; Escalating critical issues when appropriate; Collecting and communicating test automation execution metrics; Providing automation training to team members to reduce knowledge gaps; Applying a strong understanding of Agile development methodology to work effectively in an agile team environment; Utilizing familiarity with RTC and procedures; Participating in daily stand‐ups, iteration planning, product demos, and retrospective meetings; Coordinating test efforts with team members onsite and offshore to ensure project deadlines are met; and Collaborating effectively with State Street business and development teams. Hybrid remote telecommuting permitted pursuant to Company policy.

Minimum requirements are: Bachelor’s degree or its equivalent in Computer Science or related field; plus 5 years of experience in Quality Assurance or any occupation providing hands-on experience creating test automation framework, and managing object repositories, function libraries, and descriptive programming.

Must have: 5 years of automation experience in the Performance & Analytics field with knowledge of statistics and calculations including Performance, Risk, Characteristics, Attribution, and Multi-Asset Class; 5 years of automation experience with reporting tools such as Dashboards for client delivery. Must also have the following: Demonstrated proficiency with the automation tools like Ranorex, Selenium, or QTP; Proven knowledge of Java, Java Script, VBScript, VB, or VB.Net; Proven skills with Oracle SQL and writing SQL Queries; Strong understanding of Agile development methodology; and Proven experience with RTC and JIRA, and procedures. (Unless otherwise indicated, the Company is seeking no specific number of years of experience, and all experience can be gained concurrently).

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Salary Range:

$130,021 - $150,000 Annual

The range quoted above applies to the role in the primary location specified. If the candidate would ultimately work outside of the primary location above, the applicable range could differ.