SOFTWARE QUALITY ASSURANCE MANAGER NewsGator Technologies
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Founded in 2004, NewsGator transformed the way people consumed information with the use of RSS (Really Simple Syndication). This vision propelled NewsGator into the world of knowledge sharing, collaboration, and ultimately, enterprise-class social business software. NewsGator has since thrived largely as a function of two attributes: pace of innovation and a fanatical focus on customer satisfaction.
As a Microsoft Gold Certified and Globally Managed Partner, NewsGator is helping over four million paid users in industries across the globe propel the future of productivity. NewsGator?s flagship solution - Social Sites - delivers robust social technology to the enterprise with proven scalability and security. Flagship clients include: Accenture, Adidas, Deloitte, Ericsson, General Mills, JPMorgan Chase & Co., Kraft Foods, Merck & Co., Unisys Corporation, and the US Army.
No other social software vendor can match our deep integration with the Microsoft stack. Customers reap rewards such as reduced total cost of ownership and swift user adoption and we get kudos such as being honored by Microsoft as its 2011 US Partner of the Year.
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Job Description ? Software Quality Assurance Manager
Responsible for a team of test analysts that provide testing support for NewsGator?s various software applications. Today, these include enterprise collaboration software integrated into Microsoft SharePoint, applications that run on the iPhone, iPad, Android based mobile devices, BlackBerry, and Silverlight standalone applications.
We are looking for someone who is passionate about QA. We want a person who can use their analytical and problem solving skills to contribute to the quality of the product throughout the development lifecycle. We also want a person with great communication skills who can work with the team as well as development, product management, and the rest of the organization.
Evaluates and facilitates the development of QA team members, able to mentor existing staff with career development.
Performance reviews for the QA team.
Working with other QA leadership, coordinate all testing tasks within team.
Provide testing support for multiple software applications.
Participate in writing and maintaining software test plans for new and existing applications.
Create and maintain software test cases exercising both positive and negative test paths.
Make recommendations to improve product functionality, reliability, and quality.
Make recommendations to improve Quality Assurance processes, practices, and procedures.
Bachelor?s degree in Computer Technology, or equivalent experience.
Strong QA and testing industry knowledge.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills are a must.
In depth software quality assurance experience including proven leadership experience.
The ability to work to agreed deadlines.
Experience with social networking solutions like Facebook and Twitter
Experience in automated testing highly desired.
Experience with Microsoft SharePoint desired.
Excellent team player with the ability to work well with others even during stressful periods.
Knowledge in testing methodologies and theories, test plan development, test case design, test case execution practices; data collection and root cause analysis techniques, and reporting practices.
Experience testing user interfaces with some knowledge and exposure to addressing human factor related issues.
Normal Job location will be on-site at NewsGator facilities.
Normal working hours are 8-5.
Overtime will be required as job responsibilities require.
All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.
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