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Software QA Manager

PLM Posting #:HR-1303

Type: Full Time Position       
Location: Andover, MA USA

Aras PLM

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Who We Are


Aras is a high growth, global company that develops advanced Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) software solutions leveraging the latest server, web and mobile technologies from Microsoft.  We deliver our solutions and services to business customers worldwide, including Honda, Freudenberg, GETRAG, Motorola, XEROX and more. Learn more at and apply online


Position Description


You’ve heard the recent excitement surrounding PLM, both in the Cloud and on-site.  Aras Innovator is an advanced Web-based SOA Framework with HTML5 and Mobile app front-ends, delivered either as a Cloud-PLM solution, or on-site as commercial enterprise open source. Our flexibility both in platform and delivery models is providing Aras with a highly disruptive position in the marketplace. 


We are looking for a QA Manager to drive customer confidence through the delivery of well designed, thoroughly tested software solutions.  You will contribute to an environment that thinks creatively, works efficiently, and leverages technology to improve software.  In this role you will be expected to lead quality assurance through the planning, development, and execution of testing and QA strategy.


What You’ll Do


  • Day to day management of the 15 person global QA team to ensure that products are fully tested and released on time

  • Participate in the design and implementation process for new and existing products

  • Review software documentation to ensure technical accuracy

  • Provide accurate QA estimates for product releases

  • Perform hands on QA activities i.e. manual testing, automation

  • Thrive in an environment managing multiple concurrent product releases under tight deadlines

  • Ability to adjust priorities and realign resources to manage unexpected changes in product release road map

  • Guide the team on various processes and procedures that enhance quality and productivity

  • Mentor others in QA methodologies, practices and techniques

  • Work collectively to solve defects


What You Will Need


  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent plus 3+ years related experience in Software Quality Assurance

  • Functional knowledge of automated testing tools

  • Skilled knowledge in software testing concepts, tools and methodologies

  • Organized/comprehensive approach to work

  • Experience with monitoring tools and methods

  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills

  • Able to work well with all levels of the organization

  • Able to implement and execute a plan of action

  • Able to work in a team environment

  • Excellent follow through capability

  • Experience with C# and Java Script

  • Experience with Web Application Development

  • Experience with SQL

If you desire a challenge and would like to explore opportunities at Aras, submit your resume and a cover letter for consideration.

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Aras is an equal opportunity employer.