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Rock Family of Companies Enterprise Quality Architect in Detroit, Michigan

The Rock Family of Companies is made up of nearly 100 separate businesses spanning fintech, sports, entertainment, real estate, startups and more. We’re united by our culture – a drive to find a better way that fuels our commitment to our clients, our community and our team members. We believe in and build inclusive workplaces, where every voice is heard and diverse perspectives are welcomed. Working for a company in the Family is about more than just a job – it’s about having the opportunity to become the best version of yourself.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science or a similar field (master’s or higher preferred)

  • Ability to effectively prioritize and execute on numerous and varied tasks, across multiple high-impact, often time-sensitive environments

  • Ability to work with limited direction in a fast-paced environment and deliver results with consistency and accuracy

  • Proficiency with at least one major language (C#/.NET, C/C++, Java, PHP, etc.), scripting languages (VBScript, JavaScript, Perl, Ruby, PHP, etc.), APIs, network protocols, GUI interfaces, XML/JSON and SQL/NoSQL technologies

  • Experience with source control concepts, and skill with TFS and/or Git

  • 8 years of experience with quality assurance methodologies, web-based applications, unit testing and automated testing

  • Strong experience with testing and quality tools such as Microsoft Visual Studio, CodedUI, TestManager, Codeception, BrowserStack, SauceLabs, SoapUI, ReadyAPI, Postman, Fiddler, Selenium, Protractor, QTP/UFT, LoadRunner, etc.

Job Summary

The Enterprise Quality Architect (EQA) is responsible for improving quality across the enterprise by providing standards, best practices and processes. The EQA plays a significant role in designing and implementing software systems with a quality-first mindset. This individual applies effective communication, analytical and problem solving skills to help identify, communicate and resolve quality issues at the enterprise level.

Responsibilities

  • Facilitate collaboration across delivery teams to ensure implementation of overall standards, best practices and continuous improvement topics, such as unit testing, continuous delivery, code reviews and test automation

  • Collaboratively define quality gates for projects: code coverage, security scans, performance targets, etc.

  • Mentor, train and support other teams and team members for overall testing processes and strategy, automation, performance and load, scalability, high availability, test case/data management, disaster recovery, security and full integration testing

  • Be an advocate for positive technological and quality changes in the enterprise

  • Design, create and build next generation quality focused architectures and concepts

  • Ensure a quality-first culture and mindset at Quicken Loans by organizing knowledge shares and social gatherings, sharing best practices and feedback, and fostering collaborative ideas for helping our communities grow

  • Maintain an intense curiosity and devotion to keeping skills current with market trends and researching newer tools/ideas within the industry

  • Serve as a subject matter expert on issues that impact product quality, performance, scalability and system stability

  • Facilitate/drive quality for an application, including testing strategy, design, code review and retrospective sessions and perform this process for multiple teams and applications

The Company is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer, and does not discriminate in any hiring or employment practices. The Company provides reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities in accordance with state and federal law. Applicants requiring reasonable accommodation in completing the application and/or participating in the employment application process should notify a representative of the Human Resources Team, The Pulse, at 1-800-411-JOBS.

The Rock Family of Companies uses world-class recruiting and talent management teams to help each member organization recruit the best and brightest. If you’re looking for the next step in your career, you’ve come to the right place.

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