Manager – Quality Assurance

Organisation
eGov Jamaica Limited
Reference
VAC-35161
Contract Type
Full-Time
Industries
Information & Communication Technology, Quality Assurance
Location
Kingston
Salary
Competitive Salary
Date Posted
22/05/2020
Expiry Date
12/06/2020
Applications are invited from qualified persons to fill the position of Manager – Quality Assurance.
 

Under the supervision of the Department Head, Application Engineering, the Quality Assurance Manager is responsible for overseeing the quality assurance systems developed by, or on behalf of, eGov or its clients ensuring that they are subject to rigorous and methodical testing and determining their acceptability for production.  The incumbent is also responsible for ensuring the development of detailed test plans, which provide for the testing of automated applications developed by, or on behalf of, eGov or its clients.

The manager conducts periodic reviews of production systems and processes to ensure optimal utilization of resources, facilitates User Acceptance Testing activities, develops, establishes and enforces quality assurance standards and measures for the information technology services within the organization.

 

EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS & EXPERIENCE: 

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science/IT field or equivalent working experience.
  • Diploma in Management Studies from a recognized tertiary institution
  • Advanced Software Engineering training
  • 4-5 years’ experience in software engineering
  • 5 years’ experience in the development of System Acceptance Testing (SAT) plans and in the conducting of SAT

 

DESIRED COMPETENCIES:

The candidate possessing the following will have a distinct advantage:

  • Excellent interpersonal skills, maturity and judgement
  • Excellent team building skills
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Logical / Analytical reasoning abilities
  • Good planning and organizing skills
  • Very good leadership and coaching skills
  • Solution oriented
  • The ability to simultaneously deal with a range of demands
  • Good project management skills

 

The salary scale ranges from $3.89m – $4.66m per annum, plus any allowance(s) attached to this position.

 

 We thank all applicants for their interest in this career opportunity.  Please note however, that only short-listed candidates will be contacted.

 

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