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Automation Test Execution - Manager

Chennai, IN
Technology (Technology - IT)

Job Description

Business Unit:

Core Responsibilities

  • Work in a fast-paced organization which supports the testing of Xfinity X1 video/RDK software product releases
  • Provide coordination and leadership over department projects and activities
  • Support and assist in leading teams which are embedded with devops partners and external technology vendor teams
  • Assist in developing and maintaining department standards, methods, and procedures for testing of embedded video products
  • Partner with test automation teams in identifying optimal tooling frameworks and applications, assuring maximum automation return-on-investment
  • Assist in selecting, developing, and evaluating personnel to ensure the efficient operation of the function
  • Assist in developing and maintaining performance metrics; develops and maintains strategy for customer experience validation
  • Assist in developing and managing departmental budgets and staffing
  • Experience in leading large, agile test organizations operating in the devops model
  • Assist in driving agile/devops teams in the area of continuous improvement, installing metrics to measure departmental performance
  • Familiarity with modern software development/test tooling and applications (Java, Linux, Python, ALM, Jira, Rally, EKL, Zephyr, Splunk, Wifi networking) Must haves
  • Familiar with advanced video test automation frameworks and industry trends
  • Strong written and verbal communications skills; able to effectively present to varied audiences
  • Assist with departmental estimating and scheduling; assist in maintaining department budgets and schedules
  • Experience in Agile/Scrum methodology ideally in a fast-paced devops environment
  • Regular, consistent and punctual attendance. Must be able to work nights and weekends, variable schedule(s) as necessary
  • Other duties and responsibilities as assigned

Expertise/Technical Skills (Preferred)

  • Windows, Linux; HTML, CSS, JavaScript, XML, Webservices
  • Java, C#, Microsoft SQL server, MySql; Tomcat, JBoss, Javascript, Python, Perl, Apache
  • Maven, Log4j, Junit, CVS, SVN, HPQC, Code Collaborator, Fish Eye, Zephyr, Sonar

Education and Work Experience

  • BE degree in Computer Engineering, Computer Science or related technical field
  • 10+ years of experience in QA, preferred experience in project leadership role
  • Preferred advanced degree in computer science or related field with 2+ years of relevant experience


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