Head of Quality Assurance

London, UK

About the role

We are looking for Head of QA to establish the ClubSpark automated testing and quality control infrastructure and lead our global QA department. This role includes working closely with Project and Product Managers, Development Leads and DevOps to position Automated Testing as a centerpiece of Quality Control and Continuous Delivery.

Responsibilities:

  • Lead goals, strategy and deployment of automated testing infrastructure; Identify opportunities for automation within software processes.
  • Work closely with Project/Product Management and Developers to review feature requirements and insure automated testing is central to development processes
  • Collaborate with development lead across multiple projects to understand system inter-dependencies and define accurate integration test strategies
  • Define and maintain metrics including automated testing code coverage
  • Strong organizational skills, tracking multiple test executions with multiple dependencies simultaneously; able to synthesize the results - drive overall improvement in delivering highly relevant test outcome metrics

Required knowledge and experience:

  • 6+ years of expertise and leadership in Quality Engineering/Assurance.
  • 4+ Experience with QA automation, QA processes, working in Agile environment.
  • Successful history of implementing automated functional and regression based test frameworks utilizing open source tools
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Working Knowledge of both Relational and NoSQL Databases
  • Experience in Agile/DevOps projects, CI/CD and SaaS products.
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher in Computer Science/Computer Engineering

Beneficial knowledge and experience:

Applying for this role

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