Job Description

QA Lead


West Des MoinesIowa

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Andrew Behr

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JN -092018-12593

Job Description

AVID Technical Resources is partnering with our client to find a QA Lead for a full-time opportunity in West Des Moines, IA. 


·        Leads all aspects of quality assurance and testing activities

·        Participates in project scope and planning discussions.

·        Provides testing tasks and activities for inclusion in the project plan

·        Reviews and validates functional and nonfunctional requirements for testability and test scenario / test case development

·        Reviews project artifacts that may have an impact on test planning and execution

·        Develops and reviews test cases, including requirements

·        Develops high-level and detailed resource estimates

·        Develops, reviews and approves test plans and determines the appropriate testing phases and types for the project (e.g., smoke, performance, regression)

·        Develops testing entrance and exit criteria

·        Identifies and provisions test data.



·        5+ years of manual and automated testing experience

·        Experience managing all aspects of test planning and execution

·        Familiarity with ATDD, Waterfall, and Agile methodologies

·        Experience working with offshore teams

·        Experience with Quality Center, qTest, Selenium, JMeter, ZAP, and Burp Suite is desired

·        Bachelor’s Degree in Information Technology, Computer Science or equivalent work experience

About AVID Technical Resources:

AVID (Applications, Voice, Internet, Data) Technical Resources is a contract and permanent IT recruiting company. Headquartered in Boston, AVID specializes in placing information technology professionals with either an Infrastructure Support or Applications Development background.

Since our inception in 2003, AVID has grown to be among the leading IT recruiting firms in the area. This explosive growth has led to a number of awards and recognition. Inc. Magazine recently listed AVID on their exclusive Inc. 500/5000 Fastest Growing Privately-Held Companies in the US. AVID was named one of the Leading IT Staffing Agencies in the Northeast by Forbes Magazine and the Boston Business Journal ranked AVID Technical Resources the 7th Fastest Growing Privately-held Company in Massachusetts.


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