General Motors IT Test Lead - INF0018622 in Austin, Texas

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Location:

Austin, TX

About the General Motors Global Connected Consumer Experience IT Team:

At GCCX, we don’t design the transportation. We design the transportation experience. GCCX IT employees develop the technology enabling a new generation of connected vehicles. This technology is a key enabler to things like smarter car sharing programs, more advanced active safety and even autonomous driving. These capabilities exist through the largest implementation of 4G LTE in the automotive industry and a vehicle wired to collect thousands of data elements. Our environment requires an architecture that can support over 900,000 vehicle transactions per hour with sub-second response times. 4G LTE capability has been described as an untapped, under-appreciated opportunity valued at $350M in improved 2018 profits. The innovation our teams are driving is game changing to the consumer, to the industry and to the company.

About the Role :

The Software Test Lead will lead a team of testers and help setup the frameworks in the testing environments. This role requires deep experience and knowledge of full lifecycle application development using standard frameworks and design/coding patterns.

  • Lead a team of manual testers in a production environment
  • Perform test and production environment smoke testing
  • Execute manual test cases
  • Communicate test defects
  • Participate in defect triage calls, as required, to expedite defect resolution
  • Capture screen shots, log files, etc…
  • Identify and communicate testing gaps within test team
  • Compile and Report test results and defects to Test Project Manager and Test Engineer
  • Write test cases and scenarios from functional and non-functional requirements
  • Setup test scenarios which includes Application data setup and vehicle configurations
  • Develop Requirements Traceability Matrix (RTM)
  • Desire to work in a fast paced, highly integrated, technology environment

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Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree from an Accredited Institution
  • At least 3 years of experience leading a team
  • 7+ years of software development and/or software testing experience
  • 1- 3 years’ experience with DB Tools such as SQL and Oracle
  • Software development experience with Java and/or web technologies
  • Experience with tools such as ALM, SharePoint, Selenium, Load Runner, Win Runner and other test tools
  • Experience performing Unit, Systems, System Integration, Regression, Security or application performance testing
  • Ability to clearly communicate with peers, business analysts, and subject matter experts

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with Hibernate, Web Services (REST and/or SOAP)
  • Experience with either real time or batch systems
  • Experience writing test cases
  • Experience testing in agile
  • Experience in Mobile and/or Communications testing
  • Experience with OO analysis and design
  • 1 -5 years of software development experience with Java
  • Experience with web technologies (ideally HTML 5, CSS 3, jQuery, JavaScript)

Why General Motors?

At GM, we’ve charged ourselves with one mission: to design, build and sell the world’s best vehicles. And to achieve our goals, we’re currently undergoing one of the largest Information Technology transformations in the history of the automotive industry.

GM IT is a leader in cutting edge technologies such as Mobility, Telematics, Mission-Critical Business Systems, Supercomputing, Vehicle Engineering, and Real-time Computing. We offer challenging positions for passionate professionals looking to get in on the ground-floor of a growing “Fortune 5” firm that is re-inventing IT with a laser focus on Innovation, Speed, and Business Value.

The policy of General Motors is to extend opportunities to qualified applicants and employees on an equal basis regardless of an individual's age, race, color, sex, religion, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression or veteran status. Additionally, General Motors is committed to being an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer and offers opportunities to all job seekers including individuals with disabilities. If you need a reasonable accommodation to assist with your job search or application for employment email us at Careers.Accommodations@GM.com. In your email, please include a description of the specific accommodation you are requesting as well as the job title and requisition number of the position for which you are applying.