Team Lead, Quality Engineering (Mumbai, IN) #2



Office Location:Mumbai, IN

Experience Level:8-10 years

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If you share a true passion for technology, enjoy working together in developing solutions, sharing ideas and exchanging knowledge, we want to talk to you. 

The APAC region, and India in particular, represents a major growth opportunity for Sparta due to the large concentration of life sciences companies in or near Mumbai.  Sparta Systems is the Leader in Enterprise Quality Management Solutions (EQMS), and we invite you to come grow with us!
We are looking for a Quality Engineering Lead to help build and lead the Sparta TrackWise Digital Quality Engineering team. You will partner with product management, development, architecture, customer support, and professional services stakeholders to deliver quality features that enhance the experience of our customers. You will enact approaches that bring quality further upstream and share actionable data that keeps quality top of mind. We need someone who is technically strong, energetic, highly collaborative and passionate about the product and our customers. This is a key role executing on Quality Engineering initiatives such as advancing test automation, increasing test coverage, and reducing escaped defects.
Required Skills:
  • Lead QE activities associated with TrackWise Digital releases.
  • Work with and mentor a team of TrackWise Digital quality engineers to ensure the highest quality product delivery and define metrics to gauge progress against quality goals.
  • Understand how all components and interfaces of the product work together and develop QE approaches to fit the overall product architecture.
  • Help drive the maturity of Sparta QE to being enterprise-state fostering innovation, predictability, and creativity.
  • Help drive test architecture, best practices, framework, tools, and systems for a results-oriented organization.
  • Develop product quality and release standards for company products creating and executing software test plans, analyzing test results, and providing release readiness metrics including risk identification. 
  • Establish resource plans and coordinate QE resources needed for each TrackWise Digital release.
  • Triage issues during the release process to ensure resolution and systemic root cause removal.
  • Help establish policies around release activities and make decisions based on those policies.
  • Act as a change agent within the Sparta organization to improve quality and agility.
Preferred Skills:
  • Salesforce Administrator certification 
  • Experience working in an FDA regulated environment, with knowledge of validation requirements for the FDA Title 21 CFR Part 11 compliance
  • BS degree preferred (e.g. Computer Science or Computer/Electrical engineering)
  • 8+ years of software testing and quality assurance experience of SaaS solutions, in an Agile development environment
  • 3 years leading a distributed team of quality engineers in supporting highly available, scalable multi-tiered web-facing applications
  • Practical experience validating applications built on the Salesforce platform
  • Experience defining test strategies and plans, and owning products from beginning to end
  • Practical experience in all types of testing including exploratory, functional and non-functional testing such as performance, reliability and security
  • Practical experience designing and maintaining automation frameworks in at least two roles
  • Industry experience in best practices for designing robust automation frameworks using Selenium WebDriver with Java
  • Knowledge of database concepts, with SQL/Oracle and MongoDB
  • Experience establishing effective automation practices along with functional testing
  • Experience utilizing and testing web services, especially REST services
  • Practical experience with mobile application testing
  • Familiar with build and continuous integration tools like Jenkins
Sparta Systems Offers:
  • Competitive salaries and benefits package
  • Employee engagement programs such as Sparta Gives Back, Wellness, Spirit Committee, etc.
  • An opportunity to work for the world's premier provider of cloud and on-premise quality management software.
About the Company:

Sparta Systems is the leading provider of Enterprise Quality Management Software (EQMS) solutions that drive and enhance quality and compliance for leading pharmaceutical, medical device, CPG and other companies globally. 

Founded in 1994, Sparta has operated for over 20 years as the pioneer, innovator and thought leader within the EQMS space, with its flagship TrackWise and TrackWise Digital solutions serving as the clear industry “gold standard”. The company has global operations, serving a diverse and loyal customer base of over 400 companies across the pharma, medical device, consumer and manufacturing sectors in the US, Europe and Asia, including 44 of the top 50 pharmaceutical companies in the world and 13 of the top 15 global medical device companies. Sparta Systems offers its customers a complete solution for global quality management needs, including the onsite support required throughout the project lifecycle.

Sparta is currently partnered with New Mountain Capital (“NMC”), a leading growth-oriented investment firm. NMC is interested in continuing to drive the company’s existing organic and inorganic growth opportunities within both existing and adjacent markets. 

Life is short… Work somewhere outstanding… Sparta Systems!

Sparta Systems in an Equal Opportunity Employer with our Headquarters located in Hamilton, NJ, USA


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