• HersheyCareers
  • Hershey , PA
  • Miscellaneous
  • Full-Time
  • 500 Homestead Ln

Job Location: Hershey, PA

Hershey IS has an existing opportunity for a Test Lead for leading and driving the day to day testing activities in multi-project delivery. The test lead will actively play a key role in all testing phases of projects in either DevOps/Agile or Waterfall methodologies. Understand the detailed functional and technical specifications as key input to defining test strategy and test schedule. Apply Hershey s QCoE principles in all phases of testing and provide inputs for continuous improvements. Apply business and functional knowledge to meet project teams overall test objectives. Mentor and coach offshore test team as required. Coordinate support to project teams on all aspects of testing.

Major Duties/Responsibilities:
Define test strategy, traceability matrix, test metric reports and test schedule.
Lead and manage test planning and test execution for multi-project delivery.
Facilitate test activities for impacted areas communicating overall initiative schedule, tracking status, and completion of test deliverables across test efforts.
Ensure test environments, applications and tools are ready for offshore testers
Provide test estimates (and re-estimates) to the project management team at each appropriate phase
Define process and operating model for test execution leveraging offshore test team to optimize testing timeline and delivery capabilities
Coordinate with Technical Architecture Environment team to ensure environments are ready for each phase of testing
Develop test schedule using WBS (work breakdown structure) and ensure testers are assigned
Ensure that all appropriate Peer Reviews and QA Reviews are complete for Test Cases and Test Scripts
Lead all discussions in meetings that involve testing, test planning, and test execution
Lead daily defect meetings to discuss and prioritize defects and issues found
Assist Test Manager in the development of a Test Closure Report
Provide weekly status reports to Test Manager
Consolidate and report initiative testing metrices

Minimum Education and Experience Requirements:


Bachelor s degree in Computer Science or similar field of study

Minimum 10 years functional and technical test lead experience
Minimum 4 years demonstrated experience using two of the testing toolsets/frameworks (Selenium, Worksoft Certify, UFT)
Minimum 4 years of Micro Focus ALM (formerly HP ALM)

The Hershey Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer. The policy of The Hershey Company is to extend opportunities to qualified applicants and employees on an equal basis regardless of an individual's race, color, gender, age, national origin, religion, citizenship status, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, transgender status, physical or mental disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, pregnancy, or any other categories protected by applicable federal, state or local laws.

The Hershey Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veterans

* The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.

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