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Manager
Software QA Engineering
Posted on 8/16/2022
INACTIVE
Locations
San Francisco, CA, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Agile
JavaScript
Jenkins
Git
Leadership
Management
Postman
Selenium
Python
Writing
Requirements
  • 2+ years successful software QA management experience
  • 3+ years of hands-on technical leadership experience in quality engineering best practices, automation, CI/CD, SDLC in agile environment, etc
  • 6+ years in the QA field or similar
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related field
  • Self-motivated, independent, and proactive
  • Experience writing and using Python and JavaScript to automate tests
  • Experience with tools such as Selenium webdriver, Pytest, Appium, Jenkins, and POSTMAN
  • Experience performing REST and API micro services testing
  • Experience applying and implementing best CI/CD practices using Jenkins and Git
  • Extensive background in QA methodologies, and experience in writing test strategy, test plans, and test cases, collecting test results and resolving issues
  • Dedication to quality and ability to work closely and communicate effectively with design, developers, product and project managers across multiple teams
  • Experience evaluating testing gaps and driving solutions to high quality automation to increase test coverage
  • Ability to lead testing activities and recommend process improvements for multiple concurrent projects
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and able to work with various multi-functional teams to deliver high quality products
  • Experience identifying and driving platform process improvements to reduce the overall defect rate and increase testing efficiency
  • Highly effective written and verbal communication skills, and a desire to solve difficult problems
  • Strong talent development and leadership skills
  • *Willing and able to travel to San Diego, CA as needed
Responsibilities
  • Lead and manage a technical team of quality engineers and leads
  • Define QA processes and coordinate sophisticated QA activities on multiple projects
  • Improve the overall QA process, such as identifying gaps or inefficiencies in workflows and suggesting improvements
  • Act as a strong advocate for test automation and quality in the product development process for software engineering
  • Review and manage configurations, builds, branching and deployment issues
  • Partner with product and development managers on feature and release prioritization
  • Promote continuous development and improvement within your team and broader engineering organization
  • Provide timely and accurate QA status and progress during all project testing phases, including summarizing QA results at project conclusion
  • Be a catalyst to promote “Quality First” mindset in all engagements internal, and cross-functional
  • Enable strong and effective decision making using sound judgment, discretion and timeliness
  • Manage HR and Performance aspects of the reportees by engaging in goal setting, and career managements
PlayStation Global

5,001-10,000 employees

Online multiplayer gaming and digital media delivery service
Company mission
Playstation's mission is to deliver new joy, excitement and awe to everyone. The company builds software and hardware for gaming consoles and content.
Benefits
  • Health and wellness: Medical (PPO, HDHP, and HMO), dental, vision, disability, employee assistance program, flexible spending accounts, health savings account, student loan repayment assistance, education reimbursement program, wellness reimbursement, identity theft protection, basic and voluntary life and AD&D insurance, business travel accident insurance, 4.5% 401(k) match, commuter program, additional voluntary programs (group legal, pet insurance, auto and home insruance), onsite flu shots and biometric screenings
  • Family and time off: 12 paid holidays, generous PTO, paid parental leave, adoption assistance program, 529 college savings plan match, back-up child care, parental and elder care coaching
  • Perks: Sony product discounts, passport perks program, monthly $10 Playstation Network voucher, employee referral bonus, game launch events
Company Values
  • Dreams & Curiosity: Pioneer the future with dreams and curiosity
  • Diversity: Pursue the creation of the very best by harnessing diversity and varying viewpoints
  • Integrity & Sincerity: Earn the trust for the Sony brand through ethical and responsible conduct
  • Sustainability: Fulfill our stakeholder responsibilities through disciplined business practices