Job Title: Software Test Manager
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Job Description: Software Test Managers come in each day with one mission- work with the VP of Agile Development & Quality to lead and guide the software testing team to ultimate quality domination. They work in tandem with the Software Engineering Managers to define, train, implement, monitor, and continually iterate upon software quality standards and Agile Scrum best practices.
Required Proficiencies, Background & Education:
â€¢ Excels in communication, both written & verbal.
â€¢ Experienced in leading a team.
â€¢ Proficient in problem solving and thinking tactically to identify significant success factors.
â€¢ Works well with minimal supervision and can prioritize their own workload efficiently.
â€¢ Asks questions until they wrap their head around complex ideas, and consistently uses their curiosity to get to the bottom of things.
â€¢ Works with a close-knit team very well, is solution focused, and frequently goes above and beyond of what was asked.
â€¢ Successfully performs in high-stress situations.
â€¢ Balances confidence with humility.
â€¢ Has 7-9 Software Test, Documentation, and/or Scrum Master direct reports.
â€¢ Provides ongoing coaching, mentoring, and training for the software testers in the department.
â€¢ Meets regularly with direct reports for scheduled 1 on 1 meetings at a regular frequency agreed upon with the team member.
â€¢ Ensures direct reports are meeting quality objectives.
â€¢ Communicates with high-profile clients experiencing high-severity production bugs when needed.
â€¢ Provides disciplinary coaching via verbal, written, final warnings, and termination, if employees are unresponsive to developmental coaching efforts.
â€¢ Performs annual reviews for each direct report, including recommending raise amounts and promotions for team members to the VP.
â€¢ Participates in new hire interviews.
â€¢ Represents the QA Team on special projects or initiatives as assigned by the VP of Agile Development & Quality
â€¢ Regularly attends league meetings for their purview
â€¢ Works closely with the VP of Agile Development & Quality in the strategic growth of the department.
This is a full-time salaried position based at our Paso Robles, CA or Dublin/Pleasanton office location reporting to the VP of Agile Development & Quality.
This position includes standard IQMS medical/dental/vision and 401k benefits package.
Please apply online through https://iqms.clearcompany.com/careers/jobs/da7e99aa-d4df-172b-1136-4c0bce649e63/apply?source=685324-CS-18703