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Tenneco/Federal Mogul Motorparts IT Quality Assurance Test Manager in Southfield, Michigan

IT Quality Assurance Test Manager

  • Tracking Code:182868

  • Job Location:Southfield, MI

  • Country:United States

Job Description

Tenneco Inc. has recently acquired Federal-Mogul. The strategic combination of Tenneco’s Ride Performance business with Federal-Mogul’s Motorparts business will establish a global aftermarket leader with an impressive portfolio of some of the strongest brands in the aftermarket including Monroe®, Walker®, Wagner®, Champion®, Fel-Pro® and MOOG®. The company’s broader aftermarket product coverage, stronger distribution channels, and enhanced channel development will strengthen its position in established and high growth markets (China and India), and drive success through new mobility models and capturing evolving e-commerce opportunities.

We are looking for an IT Quality Assurance Test Manager. The position will Lead and coordinate the testing of software produced by the application project delivery and support teams, ensuring quality standards are met for any changes deployed. Prepare test strategies and support project teams in the delivery of new change. Be the advocate for Quality Assurance (QA) best practices and lead initiatives such as automation. The Quality Assurance Manager has ultimate responsibility for assuring that software releases are compliant with technical specifications and quality standards.

The team is ready to act immediately on those candidates who are the best fit for the role. You’ll first hear from someone in Talent Acquisition to schedule a phone screen, and then the next step will be a personal interview with our Hiring Manager. We pride ourselves on moving through processes quickly, and you can be sure of transparency and prompt communication throughout.


  • Lead and mentor a distributed team consisting of local and remote test resources.

  • Support multiple development teams with estimation, planning and strategy for testing products.

  • Manage the creation and on-going development of an automated testing framework for use on the products.

  • Recommend and lead initiatives to improve test processes and develop team members to improve efficiency including modernization and transformation approaches to test automation.

  • Provides necessary definition, development and deployment of the product quality assurance strategy, addressing all phases of product development.

  • Assures the viability, functionality and effectiveness of test tools.

  • Define and implement test strategy to ensure maximum test coverage.

  • Coordinate the use and maintenance of test environments for systems supporting the needs of all projects.

  • Perform test engineering tasks when needed including creating and executing test cases.

  • Provides Test Coverage reports to stakeholders for each software release.

Required Experience

Education: Bachelors’ Degree in Electrical/Computer Engineering or related field.

Skills & Experience:

  • At least 7 years of software quality assurance experience, with minimum of 3 years in a lead management role.

  • Five years of experience with automotive supply industry related test development and new product development.

  • Experience with SAP and knowledge of QAD a plus.

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

  • Test Automation using Selenium, QTP, Watir or similar.