Senior QA Job Description

Senior QA Job Description

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Senior QA provides coverage across hundreds of mobile devices on iOS and Android (Python , Jenkins, Archimedes, Kabana and Mycroft).

Senior QA Duties & Responsibilities

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Sample responsibilities for this position include:

Has operational knowledge of jira
Facilitating, approving and leading deviation investigations, change controls, CAPA, investigations and nonconformance reviews
Authoring and implementing Quality Agreements
Leading meetings with external parties and representing Shire in a professional manner
Supporting integration activities relating to product disposition
Supporting maintenance and update of site licenses
Supporting regulatory authority inspections
Promoting an environment of continuous improvement
Finds bugs
Develops and maintains quality assurance test scripts, tests plans and checklists starting at project design phase, for all current and new applications

Senior QA Qualifications

Qualifications for a job description may include education, certification, and experience.

Licensing or Certifications for Senior QA

List any licenses or certifications required by the position: ISTQB, QA, ASQ, CQA, CSTE, ISEB, HACCP, SP, IATF, AWS

Education for Senior QA

Typically a job would require a certain level of education.

Employers hiring for the senior QA job most commonly would prefer for their future employee to have a relevant degree such as Bachelor's and University Degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Education, Technical, Information Systems, Software Engineering, Information Technology, Science, Computer Engineering, Chemistry

Skills for Senior QA

Desired skills for senior QA include:

SQL
Java
Python
JavaScript
JIRA
Software QA methodologies
Selenium
Scripting
XML
Jenkins

Desired experience for senior QA includes:

Lead QA on assigned projects from all tier initiatives
Assess and recommend QA resources for project initiatives
Lead QA and manage other QA’s and test partners on assigned projects from all tier initiatives
Deliver QA Documentation (BAT focus) and execute test plans for assigned projects
Identify all QA Test Data requirements and estimates for delivery
Lead QA Documentation peer reviews

Senior QA Examples

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Senior QA Job Description

Job Description Example
Our growing company is hiring for a senior QA. To join our growing team, please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications.
Responsibilities for senior QA
  • Manage the backlog for your team
  • Work closely with different individuals and teams in a distributed environment
  • Ensure all necessary training is provided to auditors to improve their job performance and knowledge
  • Review and approve Validation Lifecycle documents including but not limited to
  • Impact/Risk Assessment
  • Specification Document (URS, FS, SDS )
  • Protocols (IQ, OQ, PQ, SAT)
  • Report (VR, PVR)
  • Make go no go decisions regarding the release of process equipment, facilities/utilities and/or analytical equipment for GxP usage
  • Provides guidance and direction to manage and resolve complex product and/or system failure investigations
Qualifications for senior QA
  • Lead for specific application vertical or partner
  • Manage sign-off of BAT documentation and plans
  • Identify Testing Risks and manage risks for respective project deliverables
  • Data Management will manage thresholds, processes for acquiring new accounts
  • Assess and contribute to timelines, changing resource demands
  • Maintain test account tool
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Senior QA Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is growing rapidly and is searching for experienced candidates for the position of senior QA. Thank you in advance for taking a look at the list of responsibilities and qualifications. We look forward to reviewing your resume.
Responsibilities for senior QA
  • Identifies risk associated with job responsibilities and suggest/implements risk mitigation plans
  • Assist in the implementation of the PCQA Ops strategic plans to facilitate day to day operations and process improvements initiatives
  • Support/manage routine assessments/audits
  • Plan, organize and conduct Equipment Vendor Assessment
  • The Software Engineer is Test will be responsible for developing & executing functional tests implementing automated tests for Strategic Platform - our Analytic -based investment risk and performance attribution platform
  • Analyze requirements specifications for impact on the existing system for gaps, testability, and applicability to stated use cases
  • Writes and defines test cases
  • Documents all defects and assists in their resolution
  • Automate software application regression tests
  • Estimates and helps plan testing activities
Qualifications for senior QA
  • Minimum of 5 years of QA experience in batch Data Integration or Data Warehousing
  • Extensive experience working in medical device Quality Assurance role, whether title is/was QA, Supplier Quality, or Quality Engineering
  • Extensive knowledge of global medical device QS requirements
  • Consultative management and communications styles
  • Experience with storage systems a strong plus
  • Able to absorb and evaluate information from a variety of sources and understand the 'big' picture view the detail
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Senior QA Job Description

Job Description Example
Our innovative and growing company is looking to fill the role of senior QA. If you are looking for an exciting place to work, please take a look at the list of qualifications below.
Responsibilities for senior QA
  • Determine key testing strategies and decide when to use the appropriate strategy
  • Formulate plans for successful delivery of functional and regression test suites
  • Analyse and reports test results, project tracking and product release readiness
  • Design, implement and execute manual test cases
  • Acts as single point of contact with the automation tool vendor to facilitate issue resolution
  • Performs business analysis and coordinates involvement of SMEs, users, internal and external stakeholders in order to gather requirements
  • Interaction with prospects, clients and industry representatives in gathering business requirements and ensure that end deliverables meet original client needs
  • Translates business requirements, defines user stories and delivers testing criteria for sprint and release planning
  • Document/communicate key decisions, open issues, case studies, workflow and functional requirements
  • Proactively recommend innovations and modifications that are in compliance with industry requirements and are consistent with corporate objectives and goals to improve operational processes, systems, policies and procedures
Qualifications for senior QA
  • Capability to thrive in a fast-paced environment
  • 6 years of experience with HP Sitescope
  • 6 years of experience with HP Diagnostics tools
  • Extensive Cucumber / RSpec
  • Knowledge and experience on GIT/STASH is a plus
  • 10+ years of managing geographically distributed QA organizations, including at least 3+ years using agile software development methodologies
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Senior QA Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is growing rapidly and is looking for a senior QA. Thank you in advance for taking a look at the list of responsibilities and qualifications. We look forward to reviewing your resume.
Responsibilities for senior QA
  • Support scrum masters, product owners and senior level analysts on various projects
  • Reviews and accepts the solution delivered by the Scrum Team
  • Drive quality assurance with creation and execution of acceptance tests as needed
  • Prepares test planning and execution
  • Executes component or integration testing in alignment with sprint delivery cycles
  • Creates, maintains, organizes and communicates the product backlog
  • Developing and supporting test automation
  • Responsible for ensuring the stability and performance of mobile & tablet
  • Build and maintain test apps, test plans and test tools on iOS
  • Ensure smooth deployment and public releases of the mobile applications
Qualifications for senior QA
  • 6 years of experience with SQL Query tools
  • Proven track record for growing highly technical QA teams and delivering high quality product on time
  • Past experience with JIRA
  • Can effectively propose tradeoffs and alternatives to senior leaders
  • Can communicate the impact and conclusion of data rather than the data itself
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems Management, or related field and 4+ years QA experience is required
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Senior QA Job Description

Job Description Example
Our growing company is looking to fill the role of senior QA. Please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications. While this is our ideal list, we will consider candidates that do not necessarily have all of the qualifications, but have sufficient experience and talent.
Responsibilities for senior QA
  • Work with members from Engineering, Product & Design to coordinate new releases
  • Organize beta testing and provide detailed reporting and analysis when bugs are found
  • Assist the engineers in developing workarounds and corrections for issues as they arise
  • Develops automated scripts and execution with QA Automation
  • Cooperation with BA, PM and Dev team
  • Building and maintaining Test Automation frameworks
  • Engineering Degree in Computer Science/Engineering, Management Information Systems, or equivalent professional experience
  • 2 to 6+ years of experience in various phases of testing, designing, and developing complex enterprise applications, including automation test development in an Agile environment
  • San Luis Obispo-based position
  • Independently develops test plan documents, writes and executes automation scripts, manual test cases
Qualifications for senior QA
  • Have tested for a few years already
  • Ability to follow all company policies and procedures internal departmental procedures to ensure consistency in QA
  • Bachelors degree in Life Science or Engineering related discipline
  • Three (3) or more years of working experiences in pharmaceutical or medical device industry
  • Facility and Utility Validation
  • Analytical Equipment Validation

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