QA Lead

Leading EDJE - Columbus, OH

Leading EDJE helps our partners solve their most complex business challenges by building them the highest quality custom software….and we do it better than anyone else! Since 2007, we have created a unique culture which promotes high positive energy with an entrepreneurial spirit.

Our firm is made of exceptionally talented professionals who deliver exceptional results, and our clients are made from a wide array of industries but have a common goal of choosing a partner who provides distinct, creative solutions.

We choose to work and live deliberately via our uncompromising core values, of Put Team First, Is Dedicated to Growth, Does the Right Thing…Not the Right Now Thing, Approaches Problem Solving Passionately and Communicates Effectively. It is an absolute must that our team members share these values and embrace them both professionally and personally.


The ideal QA Architect is a creative thinker, who thrives on innovation and thinks outside the box. Understanding how to approach complex issues is critical when delivering a solution on time and under budget. In today’s complex business environment, the need to provide real-time information and to be able to tie different technologies into a seamless solution is imperative.

We leverage Agile and Lean techniques, such as acceptance test-driven development, continuous integration, and story-based iterative development. As a QA Architect, you will be involved in all phases of projects, from requirements definition to production releases. We work in an environment that encourages individual initiative, leadership at all levels, and team-based continuous improvement.


  • Work closely with product management, business analysts, and developers to understand features and create a robust, comprehensive test strategy to verify functionality
  • Create ground-up testing architectures /frameworks for testing processes on large projects.
  • Create test scenarios, test cases, and test scripts mapped to business requirements, workflow, and system design documents to ensure proper coverage
  • Lead test execution on complex systems, requiring a deep understanding of both business objectives and technical architecture
  • Ensure defects are reported and tracked until resolution
  • Assist application developers and technical support staff in defect root cause analysis and resolutions
  • Lead the development of automated tests in partnership with application development for continuous regression testing
  • Maintain the regression test bed to meet changing requirements
  • Escalate testing bottlenecks that may impact project timeline
  • Participate in the off-hour production releases as needed
  • Lead the development of QA process and procedures



  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience
  • Ability to multi-task and drive results with a sense of urgency to meet aggressive project timelines
  • Experience with ATDD in an Agile/Lean development environment
  • Experience with automated QA for Web UI application
  • Experience with automated QA for local Windows application
  • Experience with automated load testing
  • Experience with automated security testing
  • Able to mentor other QA engineers
  • Experience with multiple test automation frameworks like Cucumber, Watir, Jest and can pick the best framework for the job


  • Expeirnce setting up Ruby/Cucumber for API and UI testing.
  • Experience creating ground-up testing architectures/frameworks for 1 or more of the above testing process on a large project highly preferred


Leadership says:

  • Founded in 2007, Leading EDJE is a stable organization
  • Focused on organic growth, providing quality over quantity
  • A family-friendly culture focused on team members’ personal and professional growth
  • Opportunity for advancement
  • Well respected within the technical community for providing superior services
  • A team of A players who respect and trust one another

The team says:

  • Fun, inspiring and engaging work environment
  • Extremely talented employees
  • Passion to do the right thing for our clients, our team, and our image
  • Effective communication at all levels/positions
  • Leading EDJE is truly a company that practices what it preaches
  • Leadership team openly accepts the feedback and tries to come up with a solution that will work for most people
  • Professional growth is encouraged and enforced on an individual level
  • Supportive, trusting, and open relationships
  • Commitment to team


Posted On: Tuesday, November 27, 2018

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