QA Manager

Location Dublin
Job Type Exclusive
Salary Attractive + Bonus
Reference 26066

International entertainment & online gaming company is looking to hire an experienced QA Manager as a permanent addition to the team in Dublin, Ireland. This person will have proven experience of leading QA teams in an Agile environment delivering large-scale web and mobile apps software projects.

We want someone who takes ownership of their work and is committed to delivering the highest software quality possible.

WHAT IS EXPECTED OF YOU:

  • Line management and leadership experience as several people will be reporting to you

  • Recruitment of QA resources

  • Excellent communication skills as you will need to communicate with multiple stakeholders

  • Work closely with other Technology function managers to devise and implement the overall department strategy

  • Continually develop, maintain and protect the overall QA Strategy

  • We perform a mixture of manual and automated testing – you will be required to manage both

  • Manage and assess risk for projects and releases plus contingency plans

  • On-going process improvement, test tools research and implementation

  • Testing of high priority changes or production issues

  • Be part of a pool of Incident Response Managers for critical production issues

  • Work within an Agile environment, using JIRA and Confluence

  • Create, maintain and expand reusable testing documentation in Confluence

  • Document, track and escalate issues as appropriate

  • Coordinate testing activities across multiple Agile teams

  • Offer support and mentoring on best practice to the QA team and provide ongoing training

  • Assisting with internal and external communication, improving transparency, and distributing information

  • Technical depth to challenge developer’s estimations and approaches

WHAT YOU NEED:

  • QA Management experience in a software engineering environment

  • Hands on software QA experience

  • Working in an Agile/Scrum development environment

  • Excellent understanding of traditional and Agile SDLC’s

  • ISTQB Advanced or other software testing certifications

  • Experience of Jira, Confluence and TestRail for managing the Agile process and test management or

  • similar tools

  • Experience with Selenium WebDriver with Java or other Test Automation frameworks

  • Experience of delivering and operating software in a B-C model of both web and mobile apps

  • Experience in developing and implementing a Test Automation strategy

  • Motivation to continually improve and learn to add value to yourself and 888spectate

  • Proof of managing several teams and the ability to juggle multiple priorities

  • Project management skills/qualifications which facilitate progress tracking and coordination

  • Knowledge and experience of facilitation, situational awareness, conflict resolution, continual improvement, empowerment, and increasing transparency

DESIRABLE:

  • Background in the online gaming industry or eCommerce sectors an advantage

  • Knowledge of Python, HTML 5, JavaScript, CSS, MySQL and AWS

  • Continuous integration and continuous delivery experience

  • BDD experience

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