QA Manager - Cupertino, CA3.6

Job Description Amazon is looking for a QA Manager to join an exciting new project team working to build a completely new, best in class, consumer product. We are an innovative, cross-platform, customer-obsessed team, working on big-bets in an innovative environment. Our organization rewards intellectual curiosity while maintaining the direct to market product focus. Our mission is to invent and simplify large-scale solutions and bring the future to Amazon customers.”

We are seeking someone who is obsessed with quality improvement, experienced and highly committed to creating world-class automation for regression and feature testing, able to develop and drive a high-level test strategy, as well as take a hands-on approach to implementing that strategy.

The ideal candidate will also have strong project & program management experience. You will create a roadmap and vision for the team. You will need excellent technical project management skills to deliver program roadmap items as well as other cross-team projects.

You know how to run a tight, lean, efficient operation. The right candidate will want to measure everything and be very data driven. He/she will excel at using metrics, monitoring and alarming to measure and improve the operational processes and performance of their team.

Basic Qualifications
  • Bachelor's degree and/or Master's degree in Computer Science or equivalent
  • A minimum of 5 years of management experience
  • A minimum of 5 years of relevant testing experience
  • Experience in testing consumer devices or mobile Apps.
  • Experience with employee development, performance management and delivering results

Preferred Qualifications
  • Experience with designing tools and frameworks
  • Experience with responsibility for teams of 4+ people
  • Experience with performance and scalability testing, latency testing a plus
  • Problem-solving skills and the abilities to analyze quantitatively, scope technical requirements and effectively prioritize program deliverables
  • Presentation and written communication skills are essential, as is the ability to build partnerships with senior leaders across a variety of groups throughout Amazon
  • Experience with a number of different programming languages and test automation technologies
  • Can juggle testing of multiple releases with multiple dependencies
  • Has experience and conviction around measures to quantify software quality
  • Can propose tradeoffs and provide risk assessment to stakeholders
  • Thinks big, has vision and is a vocal leader and can communicate on that vision to team members
  • Meets/exceeds Amazon’s leadership principles requirements for this role
  • Meets/exceeds Amazon’s functional/technical depth and complexity for this role

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