Software Engineering Manager

Chamberlain Group   •  

Oak Brook, IL

Industry: Retail & Consumer Goods


11 - 15 years

Posted 34 days ago

We are seeking a Manager of Software Engineering in Test who wants to be part of a dynamic team focused on growing and maturing product development. This candidate will help to build a strong test engineering team tasked to drive test maturity, test architecture and quality across the organization specially distributed agile teams form back end testing (API, Database etc.) and will work with engineering, operations and development teams to drive continuous improvement across our test frameworks, governance, metrics and processes.

Software Engineering Manager Requirements:

  • 10+ years of providing test and quality support for commercial-grade systems
  • Experience with automated test frameworks and architecture in a CI/CD and DevOps environment
  • Extensive experience in writing automated tests for API (REST and Soap), Database etc.
  • Excellent knowledge of testing medium to large software systems Knowledge and experience in working with Agile development methodology
  • Hands on experience with technologies like or similar to JIRA, Testrail, Rest Assured, Postman/ SoapUI, Java/C#/Java Script
  • Hands on candidates with 8+ years of experience but not with Manager title, will be considered as well.
  • Experience in working with cloud-based applications preferred.
  • Experience with large scale database systems a plus Experience in a mature DevOps environment preferred.

Software Engineering Manager Responsibilities:

  • Building a strong test function working closely with engineering operations and software development teams to drive common automation framework and tools
  • Working closely with engineering teams to ensure continuing improvements to the maintenance and effectiveness of test suites.
  • Mentor/Coach/Train software engineers and test engineers in test and quality processes and best practices
  • Drive test maturity throughout the organization
  • Work with your team of test engineers to identify new test and automation opportunities
  • Directly lead a remote test team to execute and improve test processes within our release approval process
  • Establish appropriate metrics and quality data to actively manage and provide transparency to product quality and test process effectiveness