Sr. Manager of Automation in Irving, TX at Prestige Staffing

Date Posted: 7/6/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Irving, TX
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    7/6/2020

Job Description

JobID: 26418

Prestige Staffing is currently partnered with a software product company looking to grow their test automation practice by adding a Sr. Manager of Automation Testing to lead a team of testers and systems integrators. They’re building their cloud-based test suite with Java and Selenium with a behavior driven development focus.

Our client is seeking someone that will oversee, mentor, build, and grow their software testing group as well as provide architectural guidance and leadership. Their ideal candidate has experience in technical leadership and possesses a passion for best practices and mentor-ship..

Responsibilities:

  • Coordinate automation activities within Software Engineering but also with test partners.
  • Oversee the planning of automation activities.
  • Build and foster a team environment while mentoring and assessing the skills of Test Leads and testers
  • Providing Test automation architectural direction and leadership, mentoring and technical guidance to Test team members
  • Defining automated testing best practices, code standards, processes and procedures, including frameworks to standardize testing automation

Requirements:

  • A proven history of technical and organizational leadership
  • Proven ability to lead and work within geographically distributed engineering/testing teams
  • Mentoring skills and competencies, with an ability to transfer knowledge to junior and senior members of automation teams
  • Ability to review architectures, designs and code, and work with development engineers to help identify and resolve issues at all levels with automation techniques
  • Hands-on experience with test automation tools like Selenium, Telerik Test Studio, Microfocus Silk
  • Experience with Cloud development and deployment best practices on AWS, GCP or Azure
  • Experience with mobile testing technologies such as Appium
  • Experience with DevOps best practices and ability to establish a continuous deployment pipeline

Perks:

  • Strong, competitive base salary
  • Bonus potential (8-10% Annually)
  • PTO, Paid Hoildays, Health Benefits, 401k, etc…
  • Progressive technical environment