Changepond is a technology intensive company, delivering software and engineering solutions/ services to enterprise Customers worldwide. At Changepond, we work relentlessly to earn the complete trust of Customers and measure our business success on these terms.
Our geographical presence in Asia, Europe and North America consists of offices spanning USA, UK, Belgium, Germany, Malaysia and India. Our state-of-the-art technology & development Center in Chennai, India houses over 300 Engineers. We are also developing 14 acres of land in the Information Technology corridor of Chennai, India to build dedicated state-of-the-art facilities for various business practices.
Test Manager - Chennai
10/9/2016 6:55:06 AM
ME/ M.Tech./ MS (Engg/ Sciences) (Computer Science ) BE/ B.Tech (Engineering) (Computer Science )
Provide product insight, organizational perspective and technical leadership to the software test engineers within the QA organization.
Interact with the Sr. Director, Quality Assurance to determine BA product testing priorities, estimate level of effort and plan resources accordingly.
Develop appropriate testing assignments and assess the performance of the software test engineers.
Conduct appropriate staff training on existing product and new features.
Participate in testing as an individual contributor to establish and maintain expertise on BA products.
Participate in project meetings with product managers and development engineers as required.
Represent QA and participate in projects using Agile development methodology.
Review and comprehend product specifications to develop a clear, detailed understanding of product requirements.
Develop appropriate test methodology and metrics to define quality for products, components, features and enhancements.
Write product test documentation (test plans and test cases) based on product specifications.
Develop appropriate functional, regression and system tests to assure product quality.
Develop, modify and maintain a comprehensive suite of automated test cases for our product platform using open source test tools.
Execute functional, system and regression test cases (automated and manual).
Identify, communicate and follow-up with engineering on issues discovered during the test process.
Participate in release deployments to the production environment and troubleshooting production issues.
Adhere to project schedules.
7+ years of SQA testing experience with multi-tier web based applications built using JAVA/J2EE technology stack.
5 +years of SQA testing experience developing test automation frameworks, GUI and server-side, utilizing Selenium (WebDriver) and other open source test tools.
Experience in testing content management systems with sophisticated reporting and data warehouse capabilities.
Strong understanding of Internet technologies (video technologies and/or ad decision systems experience in internet and/or cable environments a major plus).
Experience working in development environments using Agile methods.
Extensive experience with Linux/Unix OS with a high command-line and shell scripting comfort level.
Experience with Apache web servers, JBoss and Tomcat app servers.
Experience with MySQL databases and writing SQL scripts.
Experience with programming Java, Java Servlets, JSP.
Strong ability to rapidly absorb new technology concepts and feature changes, and quickly generate manual test cases and automated test scripts.
Excellent verbal and written (English) communication skills required.
Self-starter with strong analytical and problem solving skills.
Highly motivated, detail oriented, and passionate about Quality.
Proven track record of on-time delivery and successful launching of software products.
Excellent test management skills, including the ability to simultaneously manage multiple company-wide projects.
Excellent negotiation and leadership skills.
Excellent team player, able to work effectively in cross-functional and multi-departmental teams.
Minimum of Bachelor's degree required in Computer Science, Engineering or related field.