Sinclair Broadcast Group
Quality Assurance Manager
At a glance
Location: US-MD-Cockeysville Map
Posted: 11/16/2021
Closing: 12/15/2021
Degree: 4 Year Degree
Type: Full-Time
Experience: Not Specified
Sinclair Broadcast Group
Job description


We are looking for a detail-oriented Quality Assurance Manager to lead a team of QA Analysts focused on quality and quality-related development work related to Sinclair’s RSN and Corporate applications and integrations. You will work alongside the Sinclair product teams to acquire in-depth knowledge of how each application works in terms of business logic, security aspects, development environments, and production environments. You will provide input into test strategies, document areas for improvement in design, and assist in corrective action in all stages of the product lifecycle.  


 


Responsibilities:


Operations, Collaboration & Partnerships


•        Lead a team of QA Analysts working across several Scrum development teams supporting a portfolio of corporate and broadcast-related applications and integrations.


•        Recommend and assist in corrective actions taken at all stages of product life


•        Submit and track production (maintenance) and release issues


•        Review functional and design specifications to ensure full understanding of deliverables


•        Estimate, prioritize, plan and coordinate testing efforts across multiple projects


•        Oversee all lifecycles of the testing process including, test planning, test case documentation, data configuration, progress reporting and test schedules.


•        Oversee and contribute to software testing solutions via automated and manual means


•        Manage defect backlog, ensuring proper documentation and tracking through resolution.


•        Collaborate with development team and business to troubleshoot issues


•        Ensure projects meet customer requirements and objectives


Performance Improvement


•        Help the software applications team to maintain a high level of excellence


•        Develop, standardize and refine test case standards, methodologies and sustainable processes


•        Develop, standardize and evaluate performance metrics to establish process success


•        Design, document and implement procedures and techniques that are consistent with best practices for analyzing, testing, and evaluating the risk (software & business), accuracy, completeness, internal integrity/consistency, testability and overall quality of systems.


•        Research emerging technologies and identify opportunities for adoption


•        Track operations and constantly look for ways to make things work better, faster, and smoother




 


Qualifications:


•        Bachelor’s degree in IT discipline or equivalent work experience


•        5+ years of application testing experience


•        Experience reporting, regressing and reproducing software problems


•        Experience with relational databases (administration and T-SQL); understanding of SQL and ability to query/validate sets of data


•        Experience testing 3rd party applications, determining root cause, and partnering with 3rd party vendors to resolve issues


•        Experience working with a formal Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC) process


•        Agile experience preferred


•        Experience in both front and back-end testing


•        Familiarity and experience with browser-based testing tools such as Selenium, Robot Framework, CodedUI, etc. preferred


•        Experience using one or more of the following tools a plus: Jira, Azure DevOps, Microsoft Test Manager, Jenkins, Visual Studio / Git, ServiceNow


•        Thrive in a fast-paced and demanding environment, possess a high level of intellectual curiosity, and demonstrate strong judgment in the face of ambiguity




 


Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free Workplace!


 


About Us


 


Make your mark in Media with Sinclair Broadcast Group, a diversified media company dedicated to connecting people with content everywhere! We have consistently led the broadcast industry since our inception, and now Sinclair owns the largest regional sports network business and one of the largest television broadcast portfolios in the country. In addition, we have affiliations with all of the major broadcast networks, own Tennis Channel, and several multicast networks including TBD and Comet. Our content is distributed over-the-air, on multi-video providers, and through our industry-leading digital media platforms. We also recently launched a free TV streaming service called STIRR. Our success is the direct result of our extraordinary employees and management team who believe in our vision and are dedicated to ensuring a great future for our employees. We are advancing the world of Media and want YOU to join our winning team!


 


About the Team


 


The life-blood of our organization is our people. We have a compelling story, a goal-oriented culture, and we take really good care of people. How good? Here is a glimpse: great benefits, open door policy, upward mobility and a strong desire to see you succeed. Ready to be part of a winning team? Let’s talk.
Quality Assurance Manager