QA Manager

Location London
Discipline: Machine Learning
Contact name: Theo Forest

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Published: 15 days ago

​You have an opportunity to work with a technology start-up focused on solving data challenges. This role is a chance to lead and manage a dynamic Quality Assurance squad, with heavy involvement in project planning, defining testing strategies, and overseeing testing activities. You will collaborate with cross-functional teams to maintain a unified approach to quality as well as contribute to continuous improvement initiatives and optimization of testing efficiency​.

What You Will Be Doing

  • Analyzing and discussing requirements across different teams

  • Estimating complexity and assigning sub-tasks to squad members

  • Reporting progress on key milestones and analyzing bugs found during testing

  • Documenting test results and recommending software improvements

  • Conducting quality assurance and suggesting usability enhancements

  • Ensuring effective communication between QA and product teams in multiple locations

  • Developing and implementing QA strategies in alignment with Agile practices

Required Experience

  • 5+ years of hands-on QA experience with a good understanding of Agile methodologies

  • Experience working with distributed teams across different locations

  • Proficiency in computer technology and understanding of automation processes

  • Knowledge of backend and frontend systems (Java, Angular, SQL, JSON, Rest API)

  • Proficient in software QA methodologies, tools, and processes

  • Experience with Agile/Scrum development framework and test case management tools

  • Analytical and problem-solving skills with attention to detail

  • Strong oral and written communication skills

  • Ability to work efficiently and delegate tasks effectively within a team

Desirable Skills

  • Familiarity with tools such as Postman and Shell

  • Strong team player with the ability to delegate tasks effectively

  • Experience in developing and maintaining comprehensive test plans and execution approach

  • Previous experience in assessing and implementing process improvements

  • Ability to promote Agile methodology adoption within the team