Remote or Denver (ability to work in MT timezone majority of the time)
Minimal Travel Required
As the QE Manager, you will maintain and continuously improve upon the QE function and facilitate implementation of QE best practices within the organization. In addition, you will manage a team of SDET, including staffing, resource allocation, performance management, and reporting. You will also establish partnerships with internal stakeholders to understand customer requirements and ensure quality of delivery. You will own, drive, measure and optimize the overall quality of the development and delivery process. This role is also responsible for driving quality automation and end to end quality from our customer’s perspective.You will work with the cutting edge tools & technologies like Selenium Web Driver, JAVA, TestNg, Maven, RestAssure, Nightwatch, VMWare, Jenkins, Docker, OpenNebula, Jmeter to name a few.
THE SKILL SET:
Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience preferred
2+ years of experience as QE Manager driving automation development and coverage improvements for Saas/Cloud applications running on AWS, Azure or GCP
Experience with the latest CI/CD technologies and successful applications (Jenkins, Maven, Git, Kubernetes, Spinnaker, Harness.io, etc.)
Strong knowledge of current quality engineering and test automation tools and processes, including JUnit, Jenkins, Selenium/Webdriver, Jmeter
Experience with Solr, HBase, Scala, Kafka, Spark, Mongo, Docker
Having been an integrated part of an Scrum/ Agile engineering team, working interactively with software engineers, testing engineers and product managers from the beginning of the development cycle
Strong Java development skills, able to read, write and debug Java code productively
Strong commitment to best practices in SQE and software development, including modern Continuous Integration (CI) processes and automating everything vision.
Track record of delivering high quality products while meeting scheduling commitments.
Proven success in managing overlapping projects, while remaining flexible to shifting priorities.
Exposure on ETL/analytics modules
Strong ability to build relationships with internal leadership at all levels, along with effective interpersonal, presentation and communication skills.
Demonstrated leadership qualities that strongly align with culture of collaboration, innovation, open discussion of ideas & opinions, humility, and a focus on delivering real value
WITHIN THREE MONTHS, YOU’LL:
Participate in interviewing and hiring, as a way to influence team growth and how our values inform our culture.
Learn SaaS technology stack
Perform QE code reviews
Perform 1x1 with your staff
WITHIN SIX MONTHS, YOU’LL:
Ensure best QE practices are being used
Provide guidance to the team
Ensure that we are releasing high quality releases
Perform RCA’s on Production Escapes and ensure corrective actions are implemented.
WITHIN TWELVE MONTHS, YOU’LL:
Help grow other engineers technically by mentoring, pairing and developing other learning opportunities.
Collaborate with engineering and product leadership to define priorities and set delivery goals
Work with the scrum teams to estimate technical scope and time to complete features and initiatives
Continuously work on QE process improvements to maximize team effectiveness and efficiencies