QA Manager

Veeva Systems Inc   •  

Pleasanton, CA

Industry: Enterprise Technology

  •  

Less than 5 years

Posted 57 days ago

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At Veeva, we build enterprise cloud technology that powers the biggest names in the pharmaceutical, biotech, consumer goods, chemical & cosmetics industries. Our customers make vaccines, life-saving medicines, and life-enhancing products that make a difference in everyday lives. Our technology has transformed these industries; enabling them to get critical products and services to market faster. Our core values, Do the Right Thing, Customer Success, Employee Success, and Speed, guide us as we make our customers more efficient and effective in everything they do.


The Role


Veeva Systems is looking for a QA Manager who likes to contribute to the day-to-day delivery of a mission critical SaaS offering. This is a hands-on position for delivering a quality SaaS product and customer success.

What You'll Do

  • Manage a Vault QA Team, guide them to test and automate new features and regression test cases, including UI and API suites, and deliver with quality and on time to deployment
  • Manage and grow a team of QA engineers, enhancing their Vault knowledge and drive a full stack testing in the team
  • Provide technical guidance to the team for better quality and test coverage· Guide, and implement within the scrum team various processes and procedures that enhance productivity
  • Work with scrum team and all other product stakeholders on ensuring features are released on timewith quality to the Release Engineering team
  • Collaborate with development managers on feature sprint planning and provide metrics on testing progress
  • Be responsible for identifying risks and working with the appropriate product development owners toensure critical and high-risk items are prevented prior to release
  • Be a trusted partner for senior management to determine best solutions, help drive alignment and implement decisions throughout your team
  • Recruit, challenge, and reward high performance individuals that deliver 10x the impact of average engineers
  • Generate and provide quality metrics for your area/application

Requirements

  • Qualified candidates must be knowledgeable about computer applications/systems/tools commonly used for tracking QA aspects of a SaaS offering; eg: TestRail, Jira, and other Atlassian applications
  • 3+ years' experience managing team size of 6-12 QA engineers and working with product cross-functional teams in a leadership role using agile/iterative development methods
  • Ability to be a technical QA manager, well versed in Java applications and database testing
  • Possess an excellent end-to-end understanding of QA processes, organization and techniques to drive quality into the product
  • Ability to anticipate organizational and technical issues, and the ability to provide detailed projections and post-mortems
  • Ability to generate precise and concise functional testing metrics and measures of quality
  • Ability to project, track, assess and report on adherence to these metrics
  • 3+ years' experience Qualified candidates should have completed a 4-year college degree. Preferredhaving educational backgrounds in Management Information Systems (MIS), Computer Information Systems (CIS), Computer Science (CS), or Mathematics

Nice to Have

  • Life sciences domain knowledge, especially the regulatory area
  • Experience with Atlassian products like Jira
  • Manage a platform QA team
  • Manage an applications development QA team
  • Infrastructure knowledge especially in AWS
  • Experience in a SaaS environment that has an agile development process is a huge plus

Perks & Benefits

  • Flexible PTO
  • Healthy, free, provided lunches and snacks every day
  • Allocations for continuous learning & development
  • Onsite gym with free fitness classes offered daily