At ADP, we're not just thinkers, we're doers. We foster an environment that encourages creative thinking and putting ideas to the test. Here, you will create amazing products that help the world's busiest professionals become more productive and happier at work. Using lean startup principles, our teams create brilliantly-designed, user-friendly products focused on data-visualization, social, mobile and digital payments. That's where you come in. We are consistently ranked on Fortune's "World's Most Admired Companies" and Forbes' "World's Most Innovative Companies" lists. That's some serious street cred, if we do say so ourselves. But just in case you need more, we know one of the key factors about working here is the amazing people you'll meet. We hire industry-leading professionals from all backgrounds and experiences with two core values in mind: passion and fun. After all, life's too short to work in a job with people you aren't absolutely in love with. (And we mean that in the most professional way possible.) Join us in our NEW Innovation Center located in the heart of Pasadena featuring open floor plans, ample windows, light colors, and a dynamic casual collaborative environment. Are you ready to do the best work of your career? Join us: The Lead QA Engineer will work in a team of front-end engineers to test responsive, scalable and robust SmartCompliance web applications. We are using the AngularJS framework and calling Java-based API backend RESTful Webservices. We are moving from a traditional tightly coupled three tier architecture using Java Spring MVC framework to a de-coupled Angular based front end MVC architecture with Java API backend services. This is the perfect time for an enthusiastic engineer to add your knowledge of functional and automated test to the team so that we can deliver a superior user experience to ADP SmartCompliance users! WHAT WILL YOU DO ? * Participates in all stages of the software development life cycle (SDLC) to ensure technical completeness and accuracy. Monitors product development progress throughout the software development life cycle (SDLC). Implements and executes quality activities per the standardized SDLC. * Develops test plans, specifications, cases and scripts. Presents documentation for reviews to ensure technical completeness and accuracy. Supports automated script development and execution with QA Automation. * Inputs all documented data conditions to execute test cases. Processes tests. Generates test results. * Analyzes results to ensure quality standards and the software meets/exceeds business requirements. * Submits potential deficiencies in the defect tracking system. Interfaces with product development, product management, support and other organizations to resolve possible product deficiencies to ensure entrance/entry criteria is met and conforms to design and business requirements. * Develops testing estimates and schedules, tracks and records testing progress and confidence levels. * Recommends new tools, techniques and methodologies needed to enhance productivity and quality. * Shares knowledge of products, procedures and methodologies within and outside immediate department. * Adheres to QA standards. Stays current with the industry processes, trends and techniques. * Leadership activities including; strategy, scheduling and task assignments, team coaching and training. * Prepares for and takes part in testing activities for weeknight or weekend production deployments ABOUT YOU * Core skills - 7+ years of software Quality Assurance experience, contemporary software quality assurance processes and automated tools with a focus on web based applications * Scripting, Automation and Technical Experience: Selenium, Cucumber and Protractor experience, Java, Jenkins and Continuous Integration * Project Management of Test Planning & Coordination * Experience with coordinating regression test with other teams and integration partners * Develop test plans, specifications and write test cases * System Knowledge & Analysis: Must be able to write SQL CRUD queries * Experience with testing and analyzing XML, JSON, RESTful API's * Ability to analyze code and script * Agile Development Methodology, and Scrum Master experience a plus * Strong analytical and leadership skills * Must have a desire for achieving excellence in customer satisfaction, process and product quality and reliability * Must have experience in working with distributed team members * 2+ years experience in the Tax Compliance domain space is a plus * Experience working with product management, architects and stakeholders * B.S. Computer Science/Engineering or equivalent degree is preferred. #CB#