Test Engineering Manager

DataStax   •  

Virtual / Travel

5 - 7 years

Posted 186 days ago

  • Job Description Summary:

    DataStax powers the Right-Now Enterprise with the always-on, distributed cloud database built on Apache Cassandra™ and designed for hybrid cloud. We are looking for a talented Test Engineering Manager tojoin our Management Solutions test team.

    Job Description:

    As a Test Manager, you would be responsible for the overall quality and test infrastructure for the Management Solutions products. You would also be responsible for being the voice of DataStax’s enterprise customers in a dynamic, high-energy environment.

    Essential Job Functions:

    • Manage a distributed team of software engineers that build test infrastructure and provide functional, performance and load test coverage for the Management Solutions products.

    • Manage the day to day testing activities for our releases

    • Interface with the Management Solutions development staff as well as DataStax internal shareholders (Tech support, Product Management and field staff)

    • Drive the overall test strategy for the team and review test plans and provide technical feedback

    • Ability to evolve structure in a fast past environment

    Job Requirements:  

    • Strong leadership skills and project management skills with a solid technical background to give impactful input into release the planning process

    • Strong technical background with at least 5 years as an individual contributor so that you can be comfortable providing technical feedback

    • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

    • Experience with Selenium and TestRail

    • Experience managing enterprise software test projects

    • Highly flexible and comfortable working independently with little guidance in a quick paced environment

    • Passion for making great software in a small company setting

    • Ability to learn new technologies on the fly