# Lead and inspire a highly skilled Quality Assurance team responsible for Quality Assurance and product testing.
# Manage and operate the testing infrastructure supportive to engineers and quality group, including all system platforms, tools, and build environments
# Develop and institutionalize quality assurance best practices across the Organization
# Work across the engineering team to develop and implement appropriate test beds and create test harnesses that may be reused across product iterations
# Establish criteria for test strategies for enterprise level platform products, courseware, and production tools.
# Plan and implement appropriate types of testing at appropriate development milestones: unit and component testing, system testing, integration testing, load and stress testing, overall performance testing, storage testing, bandwidth testing, as appropriate. Implement appropriate balance of white box, gray box, and black box testing per product type and system requirements
# Hire, train, and manage test leads and test engineers
# Design and present test results reports on bug discovery and resolution and overall product performance per test strategies Manage vendor partner relationships and costs, and liaise with Executive Producers and project managers on product budgets
# 5+ years as manager of a software quality assurance organization
# 5-10 years in Quality Assurance, with experience writing test strategies, test cases, and in test automation
# Thorough understanding and knowledge of quality assurance processes, standards, methodologies, and tools
# Enterprise level application and database testing, on multiple platforms, including UNIX, Windows, Mac
# Managerial experience in motivating and managing internal lead QA engineers who coordinate multiple outsource vendor partner testing
# Build and release processes and protocols, with working knowledge of source control systems
# Experience defining programs for Automated and Performance testing and developing new automated test procedures
# Experience with Load Runner or Silk Performer, QTP, WinRunner and other automated functional and Performance testing tools
# Experience with multiple types of “performance” testing, including specification compliance, load and stress testing, storage and bandwidth testing and capacity planning.
# Desire and proven ability to improve product quality • Strong interpersonal and proactive leadership skills and team player with excellent verbal and written communication skills
An interesting job in a successful company