Manager, Quality Engineering

Addepar   •  

New York, NY

Industry: Technology

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5 - 7 years

Posted 25 days ago

We are looking for a highly motivated and technical hands-on Manager, Quality Engineering from the finance or financial technology industries. In this role, you will lead the innovative, fast-growing Quality Engineering team and help deliver our industry-disrupting software. The test engineering team is spread between our California and New York offices. 
As the Manager,Quality Engineering, you will manage resources and execute on projects from the planning phase through final delivery of all features. You will be accountable for the quality of deliverables and releases to production.

Responsibilities

    • Apply expertise in financial calculations and accounting principals in testing quality of metrics and security models
    • Build, lead and mentor a team of professional and trusted QA Analysts and SDETs spread between New York City and Mountain View, CA
    • Manage team and internal resources to successfully execute on projects from the planning phase through final delivery of all features
    • Plan and provide test support for ongoing releases and production hotfixes
    • Assess, communicate and proactively prepare for the impact and risk of failures
    • Partner with engineering and product management teams to get a deep understanding of the rich feature set of our platform
    • Apply expertise in financial calculations and accounting principals in creating comprehensive test plans to cover all aspects of testing
    • Collaborate with engineering and client-facing teams to assess risk and priorities of known bugs
    • Provide regular status updates and quality risk assessment for releases
    • Improve efficiency with test automation
    • Share finance knowledge within the organization

Requirements

    • BS degree in Finance, Computer Science or equivalent work experience in financial services or financial technology industry
    • 2+ years experience as a hands-on software test engineering manager in the financial services or financial technology space
    • 5+ years experience testing complex web applications and RESTful APIs in financial services or financial technology industry
    • Proficient with Java and scriptinglanguages such as JavaScript and Python
    • Experience automating tests using open source or similar test frameworks: TestNG, QUnit, Selenium, REST Assured
    • The position requires occasional travel (3-4 times a year) between the California and New York offices
    • Strong analytical, organizational, and communication skills
    • Passion for testing, technology and finance