QA Manager
Cdms
Confirmed live in the last 24 hours
Veeva Systems

5,001-10,000 employees

Cloud computing services for pharmaceutical companies.
Company Overview
Veep's mission is to help R&D, quality, and regulatory teams eliminate inefficiencies and bring high-quality, safe, sustainable products to market without compromising quality. The company builds cloud-based tools for pharmaceutical research.

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

$224M

Founded

2007

Headquarters

Pleasanton, California

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

3%

1 year growth

12%

2 year growth

44%
Locations
Cambridge, MA, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Agile
Python
UI/UX Design
Atlassian
SQL
Java
Quality Assurance (QA)
AWS
JIRA
SCRUM
REST APIs
Confluence
CategoriesNew
QA & Testing
Software Engineering
Requirements
  • Qualified candidates must be knowledgeable about computer applications/systems/tools commonly used for tracking QA aspects of a SaaS offering, e.g.: TestRail, Jira, and Confluence. Have some knowledge of Java or Python, Rest API, and SQL
  • 5+ years experience managing functional and automation engineers. Team size of 6-12 QA engineers and working with product cross-functional teams in a leadership role using agile/iterative development methods
  • Proven hands-on QA manager experience, well-versed in Java applications and database testing
  • Possess an excellent end-to-end understanding of QA processes, organization, and techniques to drive quality into the product
  • Ability to anticipate organizational and technical issues and the ability to provide detailed projections and post-mortems
  • Ability to generate precise and concise functional testing metrics and measures of quality
  • Ability to project, track, assess, and report on adherence to these metrics
  • 5+ years experience Qualified candidates should have completed a 4-year college degree. Preferred having educational backgrounds in Management Information Systems (MIS), Computer Information Systems (CIS), Computer Science (CS), or Mathematics
Responsibilities
  • Manage a CDMS QA Team, guide them to test, review test cases for new features and regression test cases, including UI and API suites, automation coverage, and deliver with quality and on time to deployment
  • Manage and grow a team of QA engineers, enhancing their CDMS knowledge and drive full-stack testing in the team
  • Provide technical guidance to the team for better quality, test coverage, and automation coverage
  • Guide, and implement within the scrum team various processes and procedures that enhance productivity
  • Work with the scrum team and all other product stakeholders to ensure features are released on time with quality to the Release Engineering team
  • Collaborate with development managers on feature sprint planning and provide metrics on testing progress
  • Be responsible for identifying risks and working with the appropriate product development owners to ensure critical and high-risk items are prevented prior to release
  • Be a trusted partner for senior management to determine the best solutions, help drive alignment, and implement decisions throughout your team
  • Recruit, challenge, and reward high-performance individuals that deliver 10x the impact of average engineers
  • Generate and provide quality metrics for your area/application
Desired Qualifications
  • Life sciences domain knowledge, especially the regulatory area
  • Advanced knowledge and experience with Atlassian products like Jira
  • Some Java, Python, Rest API, and SQL knowledge
  • Manage an applications development QA team
  • Infrastructure knowledge especially in AWS
  • Experience in a SaaS environment that has an agile development process is a huge plus