Cigna QA End to End Test Lead - Evernorth in Morris Plains, New Jersey
Help us test our future. Get ready for a job that encourages you to think strategically yet stay connected with your teams. Do you have collaboration or problem-solving experience? If so, prepare to innovate, create, and inspire. The End to End Test Lead will be responsible for all manners of QA in an agile environment to drive End-to-End (E2E) business flow testing and quality delivery for Health Services/Evernorth program deliverables. Tasks include collaborating with all impacted application teams to develop an overall test strategy, identify data needs, track/report progress/issues and obtain approval of the E2E test results. There are multiple strategic and tactical responsibilities. Must be able to work in a rapid-paced environment, meet tight deadlines, and be self-managed and motivated. This is an Individual Contributor Lead position, not a hands-on tester.
Responsible for the design of an overall, robust test strategy, including a consolidated data approach to thoroughly test the logic and handoffs that support the E2E business flow(s).
Identify and socialize all testing/quality risks and define mitigation strategies.
Coordination of all E2E test execution, both internally and with clients or other external partners as needed.
Work with Delivery Management, Business & Technical Product Owners, and application leads to confirm schedules and resource allocations.
Work with the teams to efficiently resolve issues.
Maintain dashboards on E2E testing progress and issues for reporting to various levels of management.
Promotes cross-functional communication and advocates continuous improvement Facilitates lessons learned sessions and help implement best practices.
Identify automation opportunities.
High School diploma or equivalent; Bachelor’s degree preferred.
3+ years of experience coordinating highly complex testing efforts.
Deep knowledge and experience with various testing methodologies in both agile (Scrum & Kanban) and waterfall environments.
Ability to quickly develop a good understanding of the technical details within the applicable application(s)/system(s) to be tested as well as correlate that activity to the solution and the business feature(s) it supports.
Ability to translate high-level or vague specifications into clear testing requirements with acceptance criteria.
Strong technical and analytical skills.
Knowledge of multiple platforms ranging from mainframe to entities.
Strong interpersonal and team-building skills to influence participants and drive results. Solid individual contributor, but will spend time providing direction to others.
Detail-oriented with the ability to work and guide others during time constraints to meet deadlines.
Ability to adapt to a dynamic cross-functional work environment, learn quickly, identify risks and solve problems.
Functions well in a large-scale, highly complex, cross-functional / platform environment.
Knowledge of the Health industry/PBM preferred.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills are required.
Strong time management skills and the ability to work well in a diverse environment.
Working knowledge of Microsoft Office application software: Word, Excel, Visio, PowerPoint, and Project.
Working knowledge of Jira is helpful, but not required.
For this position, we anticipate offering an annual salary of $84,800 - $141,300, depending on relevant factors, including experience and geographic location.
This role is also anticipated to be eligible to participate in an annual bonus plan.
Helping our customers achieve healthier, more secure lives is at the heart of what we do. While you take care of our customers, we’ll take care of you through a comprehensive benefits program that helps you be at your best. Starting on day one of your employment, you’ll be offered several health-related benefits including medical, vision, dental, and best in class well-being and behavioral health programs. We also offer 401(k) with company match, company paid life insurance, tuition reimbursement, a minimum of 18 days of paid time off per year and dozens of corporate discounts on essentials you use every day. For more details on our employee benefits programs, please visit the “Life at Cigna” tab on our careersite: www.cigna.com/careers
Evernorth, Cigna Corporation’s health services segment, exists to elevate health for all. We're building on our legacy and redefining health care as we know it. Unbiased in how we think, we create without limitation. We partner without constraints, deliver value differently and act in the interest of humanity. Solving across silos, closing gaps in care, and empowering clients, customers, and people everywhere to move onward and upward. When you work with us, you’ll be empowered to solve the problems others don’t, won’t or can’t. Join us. What difference will you make?
Qualified applicants will be considered without regard to race, color, age, disability, sex, childbirth (including pregnancy) or related medical conditions including but not limited to lactation, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran or military status, religion, national origin, ancestry, marital or familial status, genetic information, status with regard to public assistance, citizenship status or any other characteristic protected by applicable equal employment opportunity laws.
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