Manager, Video Engineering Quality Assurance in Stamford, CT

$80K - $100K(Ladders Estimates)

NBC Universal   •  

Stamford, CT 06901

Industry: Media


Less than 5 years

Posted 92 days ago

This job is no longer available.


Primarily Responsibilities:

  • Lead internal team of on-site and off-site QA Engineers, maintaining quality across all deliverables from the Video Platform Engineering team. Implement best practices and procedures for quality assurance
  • Deliver quality testing effectively and on time, achieving department and business goals
  • Effectively communicate the status of testing results, including risk assessment, both verbally and through documentation to internal and external stakeholders
  • Write and execute test plans and test scripts to support manual testing of new development platforms, and mentor other QA Engineers to do the same
  • Manage test plan repository, design and execute regular product regression and post-release testing, and work with development teams to ensure properly executed product releases
  • Design and implement new automated test frameworks and techniques through CI and QA automation tools
  • Participate in scrums representing the needs of the QA team as a lead QA engineer for various projects
  • Lead other internal QA and development engineers testing multiple projects


Basic Qualifications

  • Minimum two (2) years' experience performing Quality Assurance tasks in a blended QA / Development / Product environment
  • Minimum one (1) year experience managing small groups of people
  • Expertise in software Quality Assurance practices, including test script generation, client-side and server-side automation, load testing, and deployment management
  • Extensive experience with SDLC processes, especially Agile and Scrum
  • Experience with direct to consumer digital video delivery. Knoweldge of core technical concepts related to digital video preparation and delivery
  • Experience with QA Automation, cloud-based tools, and on-site/off-site staffing models
  • Exposure to multiple delivery platforms, including web, iOS, Android, and connected devices

Eligibility Requirements

  • Willingness to travel and work overtime, and on weekends with short notice
  • Must be willing to work in Stamford, CT
  • Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States
  • Must be 18 years or older
  • It is the policy of NBCUniversal and NBCUniversal' s affiliated businesses to consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy) sexual orientation, age, disability, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

Desired Characteristics

  • Good written and oral communication skills and effective interpersonal skills
  • Flexible self-starter who enjoys exploring new technology
  • Bachelor's degree in Software Development, Quality Assurance, Technology Management, or equivalent experience preferred
  • Experience in Television/Broadcast, Media, or related field
  • Experience with interactive media, mobile design & app development


Valid Through: 2019-8-15