Prodigious is a Publics Groupe’s production hub, Publicis is one of the largest communications groups in the world with over 80,0000 collaborators in over 100 countries.
You will have the opportunity to work together with our clients, in a distributed agile environment, where leadership is required but also built along with a senior team.
The QA Manager (QAM) is responsible for providing support to one or more QA teams in regards to resource allocation, process, and technical aspects of testing activities.
The individual in this position must be a quality enthusiast, and risk management-oriented. The QAM must be comfortable with all technology involved in the types of work performed by the teams and must also be fluent with Test Management and other testing tools.
The QAM will proactively work on skills development for QA resources.
Manage QA efforts for assigned project & perform testing execution tasks if needed
Create Test Plans and Test Cases to support testing execution
Assist upper management with QA resource allocation, LOE estimations & risk assessments
Provide technical support for QA Analysts, guiding process improvement initiatives and adherence to best practices
Provide periodic utilization / workload / defect tracking reports for the supervised team
Identify training needs in the team and work with L&D to provide the required training
Implement Performance Improvement Plans and have frequent 1 : 1 meetings to prevent attrition and plan for resource rotation when necessary
Ensure content and structure of all testing artifacts is documented and maintained
Arrange device / hardware / software requirements for test setup
Follow up for prompt delivery of different milestones
Participate in the recruiting process and make hiring recommendations
Software Engineering / Web Development degree or equivalent experience
5+ years’ QA related experience
2+ years’ QA Lead / Management experience
Experience in software development and / or web development methodologies
Proficiency in functional testing
Fluency in non-functional testing
Experience in test automation
Proficiency creating Test Plans, test cases, status and Team Metrics Reports
Experience working closely with Onshore and Offshore teams
English level B2+ or higher
ISTQB (Advanced) certified is desired
Analytical and process-oriented
Capable of independently learning and working with new technologies
Strong understanding of back-end technologies (e.g. Java / .Net)
Strong understanding of mobile technologies (e.g. iOS / Android)
Proficiency in project and bug tracking tools (e.g. JIRA, Bugzilla, Quality Center)
Proficiency in test case management tools (e.g. Spira Test, Testlink)