Head of Quality Assurance

Head of QA role heading the test practice at an innovative start up.

  • Convenient location in Auckland CBD
  • Lead a small but skilled team of test engineers and play the role of Release Manager
  • Flexible working arrangements with WFH days
  • Devising and implementing test strategies, including automation, including tool selection
  • Play a hands-on role as required
  • Automation framework in place- develop, maintain and enhance this
  • Provide technical leadership & people and management of a lean & efficient test team
  • Deal with internal and external stakeholders, working closely with the CTO

The ideal candidate:

  • Proven experience in QA, with substantial experience in test leadership
  • Strong manual and automation experience. A background in manual & automation API testing is ideal
  • Experience working with JavaScript and TypeScript
  • Strong understanding of CI/CD tools & practices, including setting up/using CI/CD pipelines
  • Experience setting up and implementing a test automation framework
  • Comprehensive experience in non-functional & security testing
  • Strong organization, leadership, communication and stakeholder management skills

Why this role?

  • Collaborative, inclusive and fun team
  • Convenient location in Auckland CBD
  • Excellent opportunities for career progression
  • Flexible work arrangements, insurance benefits, ability to take additional leave, plus many more other benefits
  • The opportunity to create a product and a team culture that you will be proud of

Send your CV today or call 022 4005032 to talk to Gayatri. This is an opportunity you won’t want to miss

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Job Information

Job Reference: JO-2105-200182
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Job Industries: Technology
Job Locations: Auckland
Job Types: Permanent
Job Skills: Automation, JavaScript, QA, Test management, Typescript

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