Evolent Health Test Architect in Chicago, Illinois

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Evolent Health has a bold mission to change the health of the nation by changing the way health care is delivered. Our pursuit of this mission is the driving force that brings us to work each day. We believe in embracing new ideas, challenging ourselves and sailing forward. We respect and celebrate individual talents and team wins. We have fun while working hard and Evolenteers often make a difference in everything from scrubs to jeans.

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Who You’ll Be Working With:

Evolent Health is looking for a Test Architect join the Information Management Team. This team is responsible for ingesting the data from various sources , synthesizes it and powers the Identifi application. It is 60 member team distributed across multiple geographical locations.

What You’ll Be Doing:

The architect’s primary responsibility will be to drive a transition from manual testing utilizing analysts to a fully automated testing approach utilizing a Continuous Delivery system. You will

  • Research and recommend technologies that will integrate into our systems

  • Define processes and procedures

  • Retrain staff for the updated approach

  • Integrate approach into an Agile SAFe (Scaled Agile Framework) process

  • Develop and use metrics to ensure successful transition

  • Develop and maintain metrics to ongoing adherence to quality standards

  • Provide the knowledge and expertise needed to make this transition successful

You will be a key senior member of the team supporting our software product roadmap and will be responsible for the quality of all software and solutions delivered to our customers. You may also have supervisory responsibility for engineering test team.

You will move between “hands on” implementation and high-level management tasks. You should be ready to demonstrate your approach in a small subset of teams before widely deploying the solution.

An ideal candidate will have an in-depth understanding and knowledge of testing; experience in architecting testing strategies for enterprise data warehouses, business intelligence and clinical decision support software. To be successful at Evolent Health, you will build on this knowledge and to fully understand our Identifi Data Warehouse, Business Intelligence, and Clinical Decision Support platforms.

The Experience You’ll Need (Required):

  • Minimum ten (10) years of proven management experience in IT roles of increasing responsibility

  • Design and develop testing strategy framework for the various product lines for the Identifi Platform

  • Oversee the development of test cases, analyses and provides recommendations for speed to market and process efficiencies

  • Works with IT, business partners and customers to certify the product quality before it goes to production

  • Establish a release process and consistent code progression across the product lines from the lower testing environments. Define and maintain a refresh cadence for environments

  • Provide leadership for establishing a test knowledge base, including the establishment and maintenance of a common test repository and support compliance and audit needs

  • Define test methods, tools and procedures to ensure efficient, effective and comprehensive test coverage with an emphasis on automation

  • Direct and coordinate the implementation of test automation, provide guidance on the selection of the most effective test design techniques for all applications

Finishing Touches (preferred)

  • Experience in the Health Care Industry is a plus

  • Bachelor’s or master’s degree in computer science or related discipline

Evolent Health is an equal opportunity employer and considers all qualified applicants equally without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin.