QA Engineering Manager


Not Specified, United States Full-time in Engineering
    • Job ID 1491482

    Job Description


    • Department: Data Delivery Governance

    • Schedule: Full time

    • Location: Remote


    Paid time off (PTO)

    Various health insurance options & wellness plans

    Retirement benefits including employer match plans

    Long-term & short-term disability

    Employee assistance programs (EAP)

    Parental leave & adoption assistance

    Tuition reimbursement

    Ways to give back to your community

    Please note, benefits and benefits eligibility can vary by position, exclusions may apply for some roles (for example: PRN, Short-Term Option, etc.). Actual compensation offer will vary based upon role, education, experience, location, and qualifications. Connect with your Talent Advisor for additional specifics.


    As our new QA Manager, your role extends beyond management – you will be a coach & mentor in leveraging your expertise in change management to facilitate organizational transformation. This position will also tap into your experience in QA automation frameworks and testing to participate in defining and maturing the testing strategy for Ascension’s enterprise data warehouse, with a goal of ensuring high quality standards and business requirements are met. The QA team works closely with delivery teams and internal business partners to support large scale data solutions. The ideal candidate will have excellent technical & problem solving skills, and a drive for exploring and implementing new technology and processes to align the framework with the organization’s data strategy.

    • 7+ years of hands on experience developing scalable and repeatable frameworks, methodologies, and automations, and quality control metrics data collection on data acquisition pipelines

    • Experience with building & leading a team of talented testing engineers and analysts

    • Cloud Experience – Azure, AWS, but Google Cloud Platform preferred;

    • Experience with one or more data pipeline orchestration tools like Apache airflow, cloud dataflow, talent, informatica or AWS data pipeline.

    • Experience with GCP platform development tools Pub/sub, cloud storage, big table, big query, data flow, data proc, and composer desired.

    • Experience with testing web services and APIs as in RESTful and SOAP

    • Thorough experience with testing resources such as Zephyr, Selenium, Apium, Cucumber, etc

    • Experience testing data quality using test automation resources, as well as shaping the automation scripts using an automation framework

    • Strong experience in SQL, Python, Java, Spark; and the ability to use SQL resources to query a database to retrieve data.

    • Understanding of Agile behaviors across various frameworks in addition to being skilled in JIRA utilization

    • Experience in a large scale, high-volume data warehouse environment.

    • Expertise with modern open-source database development skills.

    • Experience with version control platform github

    • Experience with development ecosystems including Git, Jenkins, Artifactory, CI/CD, and Terraform.

    • Have a solid understanding of both relational and NoSQL database technologies.

    • Ability to provide an engineering team instruction on day-to-day work and general direction on more complex tasks and projects

    • Agile experience and the ability to collaborate within delivery squads to produce the best possible end products.

    • Experience contributing to and leveraging jira and confluence.

    • Makes recommendations to leadership on new processes, tools and techniques

    • Makes decisions regarding daily priorities for a work group; provides guidance to and/or assists staff on non-routine or escalated issues

    • Able to effectively communicate status of deliverables and highly technical information to numerous audiences, including leadership, the user community, and less-experienced staff.

    • Provide work effort estimates to management to assist in setting priorities



    • High School diploma equivalency with 3 years of cumulative experience OR Associate’sdegree/Bachelor’s degree with 2 years of cumulative experience OR 7 years of applicable cumulative job specific experience required.

    • 3 years of leadership or management experience preferred.

    Additional Preferences

    • Master’s degree preferred.

    • Experience with google cloud platform development tools Pub/sub, cloud storage, big table, big query, data flow, data proc, and composer.

    • Experience working with health care data.

    • Ability to document designs and concepts

    • Hands on experience in Analysis, Design, Coding and Testing phases of Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC).

    Why Join Our Team

    When you join Ascension, you join a team of over 150,000 individuals across the country committed to a Mission of serving others and providing compassionate, personalized care to all. Our inclusive culture, continuing education programs, career coaches and benefit offerings are just a few of the resources and tools that team members can use to create a rewarding career path. In fact, Ascension spent nearly $46 million in tuition assistance alone to support associate growth and development. If you are looking for a career where you can grow and make a difference in your community, we invite you to join our team today.

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    As a military friendly organization, Ascension promotes career flexibility and offers many benefits to help support the well-being of our military families, spouses, veterans and reservists. Our associates are empowered to apply their military experience and unique perspective to their civilian career with Ascension.

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