• Salesforce Director of Quality Assurance

    Job Location(s) US-MI-Livonia
    Posted Date 3 weeks ago(6/5/2018 11:25 AM)
    Job ID
    2018-5171
    # of Openings
    1
    Category
    Business Unit Leadership
  • Overview

    Perficient

     

    At Perficient you’ll deliver mission-critical technology and business solutions to Fortune 500 companies and some of the most recognized brands on the planet. And you’ll do it with cutting-edge technologies, thanks to our close partnerships with the world’s biggest vendors. Our network of offices across North America, as well as locations in India and China, will give you the opportunity to spread your wings, too.

     

    We’re proud to be publicly recognized as a “Top Workplace” year after year. This is due, in no small part, to our entrepreneurial attitude and collaborative spirit that sets us apart and keeps our colleagues impassioned, driven, and fulfilled.

     

    About Our Salesforce Business Unit - Perficient is a Gold Cloud Alliance Partner offering a variety of consulting and development services for the Salesforce Sales Cloud, Service Cloud, Chatter, Communities/Portals and the Force.com platform. With experience gained from more than 3,000 cloud computing engagements, Perficient is dedicated to helping customers achieve their objectives and obtain the greatest value from their investments. 

     

    Perficient's Salesforce Business Unit currently has a career opportunity for a Director of Quality Assurance in our Detroit, MI location.  

     

    Experienced QA manager to set up a best in class testing process and organization. Should understand all facets of SDLC, Project / Program Management, and best practices in QA including: smoke testing, functional testing, stress testing, test automation, test organization setup. Will need to be able to assess the organization and make recommendations.

     

    Responsibilities

    • Own and aggressively drive forward Salesforce technology within QA. Provide solutions/designs to project execution teams for implementation.
    • Provide  assessments, strategies, and roadmaps for Salesforce engagements and Clients.
    • Lead Salesforce projects within QA. Work with Product Owner/Business Analysts to understand functional requirements and interact with other cross-functional teams to architect, design, develop, test, and release features.
    • Project and solution estimation and team structure definition for multiple Salesforce projects
    • Develop Proof-of-Concept projects to validate new architectures and solutions.
    • Support multiple Agile Scrum teams with planning, scoping and creation of technical solutions for the new product capabilities, through to continuous delivery to production.
    • Liaise with offshore team and clients for resolving technical dependencies, issues, and risks.
    • Mentor and provide architectural guidance to multiple teams building innovative applications.
    • Drive common vision, practices and capabilities across teams.
    • Engage with business stakeholders to understand required capabilities, integrating business knowledge with technical solutions for the Salesforce implementation.
    • Engage with Technical Architects and technical staff to determine the most appropriate technical strategy and designs to meet business needs.
    • Demonstrate broad solutions technical leadership, impacting significant technical direction, exerting influence outside of the immediate team and driving change.

    Qualifications

    • Passionate tester with 6-8 years of application testing experience.
    • Strong debugging, problem solving and investigative skills. Ability to assimilate disparate information (log files, error messages etc.) and pursue leads to find root cause problems.
    • Experience with Agile/Scrum methodology.
    • Self-starter who can work independently.
    • Bachelor’s Degree in MIS, Computer Science, Math, Engineering or comparable major.
    • Strong consulting and communication skills. Ability to work effectively with various organizations in pursuit of problem solutions.

    Perficient full-time employees receive complete and competitive benefits. We offer a collaborative work environment, competitive compensation, generous work/life opportunities and an outstanding benefits package that includes paid time off plus holidays. In addition, all colleagues are eligible for a number of rewards and recognition programs including billable bonus opportunities. Encouraging a healthy work/life balance and providing our colleagues great benefits are just part of what makes Perficient a great place to work. 

     

    More About Perficient

     

    Perficient is the leading digital transformation consulting firm serving Global 2000 and enterprise customers throughout North America. With unparalleled information technology, management consulting and creative capabilities, Perficient and its Perficient Digital agency deliver vision, execution and value with outstanding digital experience, business optimization and industry solutions.

     

    Our work enables clients to improve productivity and competitiveness; grow and strengthen relationships with customers, suppliers and partners; and reduce costs.  Perficient's professionals serve clients from a network of offices across North America and offshore locations in India and China. Traded on the Nasdaq Global Select Market, Perficient is a member of the Russell 2000 index and the S&P SmallCap 600 index.

     

    Perficient is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national, origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

     

    Disclaimer:  The above statements are not intended to be a complete statement of job content, rather to act as a guide to the essential functions performed by the employee assigned to this classification.  Management retains the discretion to add or change the duties of the position at any time. 

     

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