Overview

About the role

Testing is a very critical part of our product and, with more and more live users on the bitposter platform, is in need of someone leading the testing journey and define how testing will work.

We’re looking for an experienced and hands-on QA Manager who can implement test frameworks, mentor/grow our two manual testers and continuously improve the testing function with our users in mind.

You’ll be responsible for the testing and analysis of web applications and APIs, work closely with all members of the software development team to ensure functionality and business logic meet the project requirements.

Responsibilities

  • Lead the development of quality assurance measures and testing standards for new applications, products, and/or enhancements to existing applications and products throughout the development lifecycle.
  • Manage two software testing staff.
  • Participate in product design reviews to provide input on functional requirements, product designs, schedules, or potential project risks
  • Keep detailed records of testing procedures and results; communicates these findings to other team members
  • Prepare and deliver reports, recommendations, or alternatives that address existing and potential areas of improvement in the Quality Assurance department
  • Manage end-to-end quality assurance and testing projects, schedules, tasks and deliverables
  • Effectively communicate quality issues and recommendations to improve quality to senior level management

Experience

You must have these skills:

  • Several years of service delivery with background in technology testing, automation, performance and web apps or combination thereof.
  • Experience with white / gray / black box and automation test methods
  • 2+ years of demonstrated experience in end-to-end test planning for a product
  • Knowledge and experience with test plan creation, unit, integration, and functional testing techniques
  • Experience with Performance Testing using industry standard testing/monitoring tools, results analysis, provides recommendations, reporting, mentoring of team members.
  • Performance Testing experience with web apps and RESTful APIs
  • Skilled at leading meetings, documenting test deliverables, and providing status updates to management
  • Experience with Linux

Additional Experience (desired)

  • Experience with JProfiler, Jmeter and other server monitoring tools would be desired
  • Some scripting experience in one or more languages, like python, javascript or other
  • Scripting experience with cloud based test automation tools — Saucelabs, Selenium or similar

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