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Director - Quality Assurance (NextGen Payroll)

Alpharetta, GA 30009

Job Description - Director of Quality Assurance

The Director of Quality Assurance leads a team of Quality Assurance professionals toward achieving a common goal of consistently delivering high quality products that exceed customer expectations.


  • Provides leadership, coaching and mentoring to a team of onshore and offshore Quality Assurance professionals.
  • Develops a high-performing Quality Assurance team through training, knowledge sharing, team collaboration and professional development opportunities.
  • Plans and organizes work queue to achieve maximum productivity, efficiency and quality.
  • Collaborates with Product Development teams to establish and implement Quality Best Practices across all teams including Federated country teams.
  • Defines and implements test planning, test automation and test execution processes to assure each Production release is delivered with high quality.
  • Collaborates with HCM and downstream partners to coordinate and perform E2E certification testing as required.
  • Establishes Entry and Exit criteria for the promotion of software releases to QA, Staging and Production environments.
  • Coordinates and executes the promotion of software releases to QA, Staging and Production environments.
  • Defines quality metrics, gathers and analyzes data and implements process improvements based on analysis results.
  • Maintains professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops, reviewing professional publications, establishing personal networks, and participating in professional associations.

Required Qualifications:

  • BS/BA degree or above in Computer Science or related field
  • 10+ years of experience in the Quality Assurance, software development and test automation field
  • 3+ years of management experience including matrix management
  • Strong leadership skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Excellent collaboration and facilitation skills
  • Experience working in a large international development team environment
  • Solid understanding of Agile and Continuous Deployment principles
  • Project Management & Coordination experience
  • Experience working with payroll software that supports multi-state tax laws, international payroll, quarterly and year-end processing

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Comprehensive knowledge of statutory and regulatory tax rules and business needs for a payroll system
  • Demonstrated accomplishment as a payroll professional through obtainment of current CPP (Certified Payroll Professional) certification from the American Payroll Association


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At ADP, we believe that diversity fuels innovation. ADP is committed to equal employment opportunities regardless of race, color, genetic information, creed, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, lawful alien status, national origin, age, marital status, or protected veteran status. We support an inclusive workplace where associates excel based on personal merit, qualifications, experience, ability, and job performance.

Posted: 2020-07-30 Expires: 2020-09-09

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