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Lead Quality Assurance Engineer


The Lead Quality Assurance Engineer’s role is to further develop and oversee Quality Assurance for D.A. Davidson Companies.  The position includes opportunity for advancement and creative space to enhance Quality Assurance methodologies and automation.


Individual filling this position should have the following qualifications:

  • At least 2 years of experience maintaining and developing quality assurance tools and approaches
  • Experience with higher-level programming languages such as Python, Java, or C++
  • Experience with automated test platforms and continuous integration server
  • Proficiency in creating and executing software test plans and protocols
  • Knowledge and/or experience with enterprise and desktop applications
  • Ability to work in a team-oriented, collaborative environment
  • Comfortable working in a distributed team
  • Flexibility in adapting to change while maintaining efficiency and focus
  • BS/MS in Computer Science or industry recognized certifications preferred
  • Prior experience in a financial firm is preferred but not required
  • References will be required


  • Participate in all aspects of the Quality Assurance testing and business approval process, from gathering requirements, to functional system and regression testing
  • Create and maintain testing scripts for automated testing and where necessary oversee user-level testing and sign-off
  • Collaborate with the extended development and application support teams to establish sustainable and efficient quality assurance methodologies
  • Integrate with existing development platforms and tools
  • Provide support to users and developers through the entire development process from scoping to software release
  • Effectively isolate and analyze defects providing detailed steps and/or conditions for defect reproduction
  • Posted: Mar 29, 2017

  • Location: To Be Determined