Test Lead


Position Title: Test Lead

Band: B5L

Location: Bangalore/Hyderabad/Delhi

About Accolite: Accolite Software is a cutting edge information technology services company headquartered in Dallas, Texas, with three development centers in Bangalore, Delhi and Hyderabad, India. We are focused on serving Fortune 500 Customers in Healthcare, Banking and Financial Services, Telecommunications and Automotive Verticals. The company is laser focused on producing the best technical talent in these Verticals and solving most complex technical and business problems. For more info,visit Accolite-work-with-us ; Accolite- Silicon Review

Responsibilities:
•  Understand the business need and give independent inputs on the testing strategy / test planning.
•  Define test strategies for assigned applications with minimal guidance from test manager.
•  Estimate daily testing tasks for assigned project with guidance from test manager.
•  Analyze the critical requirements for assigned application and should be able to create high level scenarios.
•  Collaborate with cross-functional teams, Product Managers and Developers to define the project quality goals, testing strategy, test plan and test cases.
•  Review test-design, guide other team members to improve quality, report product/solution quality, escalate if needed: be the gatekeeper for quality.
•  Design and develop test plan for test cases based on functional and design specifications for big data solutions.
•  Participate in functional, system, regression, and performance testing activities.
•  Design and develop automation suites using Java, Junit, TestNG and Python etc.
•  Execute test cases, analyze and reporting test results to product teams.
•  Work closely with the development team to analyze, debug, and resolve issues.
•  Participate in product functional reviews, test specifications, documentation review
•  Actively participate in debugging issues.
•  Ability to understand functional/technical specifications and analyze data and server logs.

Key Skills: QA process,Automation,Selenium

Experience: 5 - 8 years

Education: Full Time Bachelors / Masters degree (Computer Science or Engineering preferred).

Competencies:

Mandatory Skills:-
•  Fluent in at least one scripting language, and the ability to read/write Java or any other oops language.
•  Proficiency in Java, C++ or other Object Oriented Language.
•  Expertise in developing API test cases using Java/Python.
•  Good knowledge of Data Structures and Algorithms.
•  Excellent computer fundamentals, analytical and problem solving skills.
•  Ability to quickly learn new technologies in a dynamic environment.
•  Good exposure to unit/functional testing frameworks like junit/testng.
•  Ability to design highly extensible and scalable Automation Frameworks.
•  Mentor new joinees/junior team members on testing best practices, automation frameworks, etc.

Desired Skills:-
•  Familiarity with software development life cycles and agile programming methodologies.
•  Deep understanding of large, complex, software systems to help isolate and reproduce defects,
•  and assess risk.
•  Knowledge of Python, Perl, Shell Scripting.

General:-
•  Excellent computer fundamentals, analytical and problem solving skills.
•  Ability to quickly learn new technologies in a dynamic environment.
•  Mentor new joinees/junior team members on testing best practices, automation frameworks, etc.
•  Well organized, good communication (written & verbal) and reporting skills.