QA Engineering Lead - Ayco

Location(s) US-NY-Albany
Job ID
2021-78853
Schedule Type
Full Time
Level
Vice President
Function(s)
QA Engineer
Region
Americas
Division
Engineering
Business Unit
PWM Technology
Employment Type
Employee

MORE ABOUT THIS JOB

Consumer and Wealth Management (CWM)

Across Consumer and Wealth Management (CWM), Goldman Sachs helps empower clients and customers around the world reach their financial goals. Our advisor-led wealth management businesses provide financial planning, investment management, banking and comprehensive advice to a wide range of clients, including ultra-high net worth and high net worth individuals, as well as family offices, foundations and endowments, and corporations and their employees. Our consumer business provides digital solutions for consumers to better spend, borrow, invest, and save. Across CWM, our growth is driven by a relentless focus on our people, our clients and leading-edge technology, data and design.

 

AYCO
Ayco, a Goldman Sachs Company partners with Fortune 1000 companies to design and implement tailored financial planning programs for their workforce—leveraging the 50-year heritage of Ayco and the comprehensive resources of Goldman Sachs to meet the evolving needs of their employees. Ayco believes companies best serve their stakeholders and the greater economy when their employees’ financial lives are clear, understood and in their control. Ayco advisors and technical specialists help clients achieve their personal financial goals through education and guided implementation across seven key financial disciplines, including employee benefit planning.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS

Your Impact:

 

As part of the quality management team, you will be leading QA engineering team, helping development teams deliver a diverse set of technology products meeting a high degree of excellence.  You will do this by supporting development processes and building confidence that will result in high quality software by investing in test automation across platforms/devices and browsers.  You will engage and collaborate with Product and Engineering colleagues to understand requirements, groom stories, create technical approach for testing features, and build automated test suites in parallel as your colleagues build the features. If you like collaborating with extremely skilled developers to solve problems, experience a lot of different technology while delighting the customer, this is the place for you.

 

 

HOW YOU WILL FULFILL YOUR POTENTIAL:

  • Develop automated test scripts for functional end-to-end regression
  • Encourage good & consistent software development practices.
  • Functionally test individual features. Assess if testing framework is adequate, and build on it iteratively.
  • Document test cases and capture evidence
  • Thoroughly document and communicate defects
  • Build rapport with development team by reporting accurate defects and being a subject matter expert
  • Collaborate with software engineers to reproduce defects and to gain understanding of functionality
  • Participate in continuous improvement efforts
  • Represent Quality Management to senior stakeholders, operating a metric-driven approach to team management and progression
  • Be a key contributor to your Scrum team

 

SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE WE ARE LOOKING FOR:

 

  • Bachelor's degree in Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, computer engineering or related field
  • 5+ years experience in test case automation, documentation and evidencing.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Experience documenting, prioritizing, and facilitating defect remediation
  • Experience with testing tools and programming languages such as Selenium, JavaScript, JSON and Jasmine
  • Some experience in data verification and SQL

 

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Prior development experience in Java or JavaScript is a plus.
  • Experience with BDD frameworks such as Spock testing framework is a plus.
  • Experience with mobile, responsiveness & accessibility testing is also a plus.
  • Web development fundamentals - HTML, CSS, Javascript
  • API development fundamentals - HTTP, REST principles

 

ABOUT GOLDMAN SACHS

ABOUT GOLDMAN SACHS

At Goldman Sachs, we commit our people, capital and ideas to help our clients, shareholders and the communities we serve to grow. Founded in 1869, we are a leading global investment banking, securities and investment management firm. Headquartered in New York, we maintain offices around the world.

We believe who you are makes you better at what you do. We're committed to fostering and advancing diversity and inclusion in our own workplace and beyond by ensuring every individual within our firm has a number of opportunities to grow professionally and personally, from our training and development opportunities and firmwide networks to benefits, wellness and personal finance offerings and mindfulness programs. Learn more about our culture, benefits, and people at GS.com/careers.

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