DigitalGlobe QA Automation Manager in Westminster, Colorado
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DigitalGlobe has an immediate opening within the Geospatial Cloud Services (GCS) organization in Westminster, Colorado. This role will be responsible for performing the role of QA Manager for a development team as part of the overall QA Community of Practice.
Manage team of QA Engineers embedded into Agile Scrum teams
Drive QA automation initiatives to completion while ingraining a quality culture across organization
Take a lead role in the creation, oversight, and execution of automated testing
Take a lead role in developing test plans, test procedure, and overseeing execution of test processes and procedure
Communicate effectively with multidisciplinary team and articulate technical concepts and ideas effectively.
Ensure sound software testing processes are in place and executed
Creates reusable, extendable and sustainable automation suite by advocating "design for testing" strategies in the scrum teams
Identifies and drives change to ensure automation effectiveness
Provides accurate, clear and concise testing status updates across multiple projects
7+ years combined experience with software testing
3+ years managing Agile QA Automation personnel
Demonstrated experience using Agile and/or SAFE methodologies
Experience working in UNIX, Linux, and Windows environments
United States Citizenship and ability to obtain clearance
Desired degrees: Geography, Geographic information Systems (GIS), Computer Science, Information Systems, Software Engineering, Geosciences, Remote Sensing, Cartography, Photogrammetry, or a related field
Senior level experience in test automation
Experience with BDD technologies, including Cucumber
Experience working with build automation using Jenkins, Selenium, and RestAssured
Passion around facilitation, empowerment, and servant leadership
Knowledge of multi-tier, heterogeneous architectures and how to test them
Understanding of what it takes to keep a high-availability software platform healthy
Tremendous Organization and Communication skills
Experienced with and within Scrum, Kanban, and/or XP teams
Knowledge of sound Agile Engineering Practices (TDD, BDD, Continuous Integration, etc.)
DigitalGlobe and Radiant solutions offer a generous compensation package including a competitive salary; choice of medical plan; dental, life, and disability insurance; a 401(K) plan with competitive company match; paid holidays and paid time off.
DigitalGlobe is a leading provider of commercial high-resolution earth observation and advanced geospatial solutions that help decision makers better understand our changing planet in order to save lives, resources and time. Sourced from the world’s leading constellation, our imagery solutions deliver unmatched coverage and capacity to meet our customers’ most demanding mission requirements. Each day customers in defense and intelligence, public safety, civil agencies, map making and analysis, environmental monitoring, oil and gas exploration, infrastructure management, navigation technology, and providers of location-based services depend on DigitalGlobe data, information, technology and expertise to gain actionable insight.
DigitalGlobe is an equal opportunity employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, gender identity and expression, age, disability, veteran status, or any other protected factor.