Overview

About This Role

Bounteous x Accolite makes the future faster for the world’s most ambitious brands. Our services span Strategy, Analytics, Digital Engineering, Cloud, Data & AI, Experience Design, and Marketing. We are guided by Co-Innovation, our proven methodology of collaborative partnership.
Bounteous x Accolite brings together 5000+ employees spanning North America, APAC, and EMEA, and partnerships with leading technology providers. Through advanced digital engineering, technology solutions, and data-driven digital experiences, we create exceptional and efficient business impact and help our clients win.
About Bounteous ( https://www.bounteous.com/ )
Founded in 2003 in Chicago, Bounteous is a leading digital experience consultancy that co-innovates with the world’s most ambitious brands to create transformative digital experiences. With services in Strategy, Experience Design, Technology, Analytics and Insight, and Marketing, Bounteous elevates brand experiences through technology partnerships and drives superior client outcomes. For more information, please visit www.bounteous.com
We are currently looking for a QA Director to be part of the Solution Engineering Competence Development Center that design, develop, and implement solutions for large-scale web applications. QA Director will be passionate about seeing customer succeeded and ensuring best-in-class product quality. The objective of the role is End-to-End ownership of building testing standards, strategize the approach across functional, non-functional and compliance. With the Solution Engineering team, you will have the opportunity to join a fast-growing team that is embarking on an on-going digital modernization effort for customers. The best candidate will be creative, highly detailed, demonstrate the ability to define, solve complete problems, and be the custodian of quality.
As the project team ramps up, you will have the chance to help define and shape the vision of how the solution will be maintained and monitored to meet the business’ needs.
This job posting is reserved for hiring associates who are returning from a career break through the Beyond Your Break (BYB) program.
Applicants must currently be on a career break, with a minimum duration of one year, and possess at least 10 years of experience in QA/QC related roles with 3+ years in owning quality portfolio of a large-scale applications.
·  Beyond Your Break is a gender-neutral program for professionals on a career break.
. The goal of BYB is to ensure that people looking to restart their career after a break receive the re-entry support and essential training required to switch back to a successful career path.
· We value returning professionals’ diversity, fresh perspectives, and extensive experience.
·  Please fill out this form to get started. You will be contacted by a Bounteous team member soon to discuss next steps.

Key Responsibilities

  • Interface with our internal/external customers to understand requirements, set priorities, and communicate direction and progress.
  • Drive improvements in software quality practices
  • Oversee and direct the development of new test frameworks and applications to ensure the implementation of manual and automated test solutions.
  • Contribute to test process, tools, and methodologies to include both manual as well as automated test execution.
  • Interpret requirements for testability and ensure coverage in test case design.
  • Develop strategy and frameworks for load, Concurrency, Stress, scalability and performance testing as per Business need.
  • Lead the design and delivery of Compliance tests to monitor compliance with Regulation and internal policy.
  • Deep understanding and hands on experience in automation frameworks like selenium, cypress, codecept, Cucumber framework, Junit, etc. API automation, experience working on CI/CD, version control tools like git
  • Drive architecture discussions, performance optimizations and end to end improvements into the platform with development architects and leads.
  • Experience in Accessibility Testing, A/B Testing, Responsive Testing tools and Frameworks.
  • Contribute to global discussions on testing matters, such as setting global templates and sharing best practices.
  • Conducting test checks/ testing reviews – Quarterly/Semi-annual / Annual basis
  • Understand regulatory /internal compliance requirements.
  • Integrate testing with continuous-integration process.
  • Troubleshooting mindset, an ability to break down a system or process systematically and effectively into subparts to identify failure mechanisms.
  • Participating in continuing education and training to remain current on best practices, learn new test and automation techniques, and better assist other team members.
  • Participate in all aspects of SDLC (analysis, design, coding, testing and implementation). Work within an Agile team, participating in ceremonies related to the Agile framework. Support cross-functional teams in requirements analysis, design reviews, code reviews, deploying, and maintaining the product / tool.
  • Drive automation strategies, testing best practices and ensure test code is of the highest quality.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Applicants must currently be on a career break, with a minimum duration of one year, and possess at least 10 years of experience in QA/QC related roles with 3+ years in owning quality portfolio of a large-scale applications.
  • Bachelor’s degree (BE, BTech) in Computer Science, or Engineering OR equivalent experience and knowledge required.
  • 10+ years of experience in QA/QC related roles with 3+ years in owning quality portfolio of a large-scale applications.
  • Excellent spoken, written communication and presentation skills.
  • Excellent mentoring skills and people enablement through thought leadership.

Attributes of Successful Candidates

  • Applicants must currently be on a career break, with a minimum duration of one year, and possess at least 10 years of experience in QA/QC related roles with 3+ years in owning quality portfolio of a large-scale applications.
  • Thorough knowledge of the web application development process, including conceiving, planning, documenting, and leading large, application projects.
  • The ability to understand and communicate architectural principles, best practices, code patterns, Agile practices, testing automation, and mentoring/education.
  • Take ownership of the software development process to ensure quality and keep abreast with the latest industry trends in testing tools and automations.
  • A great attention to detail, with an ability to work clearly, concisely, and quickly; the ability to multi-task and meet tight deadlines.
  • A desire to learn, and adapt to, the latest technologies.
  • Creative problem-solving skills with the ability to make things happen with limited instruction.

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Research shows that women and other underrepresented groups apply only if they meet 100% of the criteria of a job posting. If you have passion and intelligence, and possess a technical knack (even if you’re missing some of the above), we encourage you to apply.

 

Bounteous x Accolite is focused on promoting an inclusive environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate the different viewpoints and experiences our diverse group of team members bring to Bounteous x Accolite. Bounteous x Accolite does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, physical or mental disability, national origin, veteran status, or any other status protected under federal, state, or local law.

 

In addition, you have the opportunity to participate in several Team Member Networks, sometimes referred to as employee resource groups (ERGs), that host space with individuals with shared identities, interests, and passions. Our Team Member Networks celebrate communities of color, life as a working parent or caregiver, the 2SLGBTQIA+ community, wellbeing, and more. Regardless of your respective identity, there are various avenues we involve team members in the Bounteous x Accolite community.

 

Bounteous x Accolite is willing to sponsor eligible candidates for employment visas.