General Electric Sr Quality Assurance Engineer in Krakow, Poland

About Us:

GE is the world's Digital Industrial Company, transforming industry with software-defined machines and solutions that are connected, responsive and predictive. Through our people, leadership development, services, technology and scale, GE delivers better outcomes for global customers by speaking the language of industry.

Role Summary:

We are looking for a QA Test Lead to join the Life Sciences Commercial/Digital Team, to help drive the testing activities across projects.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Drive the creation, maintenance and review of test cycles/plans/cases for all responsible features sets in the web domain

  • Lead the automation strategy, working with Engineers to define, prioritize and oversee implementation

  • Maintain progress tracking in the form of Key Progress Indicators

  • Ensure that all environments are configured and setup for testing

  • Manage day-to-day testing efforts

  • Participate in leading bug triage efforts with production and development teams

  • Promoting and enforcing QA best practices across all team members

  • Working with the leads of other teams and notifying of any changes or solutions that might affect their work flows

  • Communicating to management with effective status updates on current initiatives

Qualifications/Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Product Management/Marketing, Information Management, Finance, or other technical / IT field.

  • Significant professional experience in QA Testing

Desired Characteristics:

  • Strong background with software development in an online space

  • Strong ability to troubleshoot issues

  • Strong knowledge of service-oriented architecture and design

  • Extensive experience in test automation

  • Experience working with and testing web based applications

  • Experience with issue-tracking and agile project management systems such as Jira and Rally

  • Ensures understanding of issues and presents clear rationale. Able to speak to mutual needs and win-win solutions. Uses two-way communication to influence outcomes and ongoing results

  • Continuously measures deliverables of self and team against scheduled commitments. Effectively balances different, competing objectives

  • Strong oral and written communication skills

  • Strong interpersonal skills

  • Effective team building and problem solving abilities

  • Persists to completion, especially in the face of overwhelming odds and setbacks. Pushes self for results; pushes others for results through team spirit

Locations: Poland; Krakow

GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer at http://www1.eeoc.gov/employers/upload/eeocselfprint_poster.pdf . Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.