Senior Manager, Software Quality Assurance

INgrooves

February 18, 2014

Original postings on the Viatec site are removed after the position is closed, but the posting will be archived here. The original posting was at
http://www.viatec.ca/job-board/10976

Job Category: 
Management and Operations
Job Specialization: 
Software Development
Job
Company Overview: 

Isolation Network (aka INgrooves), a partner of Universal Music Group Distribution, is an established industry pioneer & leader in the digital media space. The company provides end-to-end digital asset management, including distribution and marketing for the music and book publishing industries. We provide these end-to-end services to major media conglomerates, mid-ranged labels and publishers and quality independent artists alike through out network of media store partnerships which include iTunes, Amazon, Google, Spotify, Pandora and hundreds of others.

Job Summary: 

Senior Manager, Software Quality Assurance (Victoria, BC)

Job Details

  • Position: Senior Manager, Software Quality Assurance
  • Start Date: February 2014
  • Location: Victoria, BC

Job Description

We are seeking a strong, experienced visionary and mentor to help us reestablish and drive our Quality Assurance standards and team to the next level. If you thrive on challenge, disruption and the ability to put your stamp on something all your own, this is the opportunity for you.

The Sr. Mgr. of QA will report directly to the VP, Engineering & Development and will lead the charge in building and mentoring a best in class team as well as to define and drive an end-to-end test automation framework, infrastructure and process to complement the continuous integration initiatives being introduced by the Development Engineering team. Isolation Network embraces a creative, resourceful and proactive approach to agile software development; in this role you will represent the end-to-end backbone of quality assurance and code readiness. Become a part of a talented, fast-paced, cohesive team and culture to show off and expand your talents.

Skills and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or related field, or equivalent combination of education and work experience
  • QA, Development or Technical Operations Management
  • In-depth knowledge of SOA, Web Services, SQL and familiarity with .Net, HTML5 and Flex
  • A tenacious desire to ensure end-to-end quality, code readiness and functional completeness
  • Current and practical understanding of software development lifecycle, testing principals, best practices and methodologies
  • Functional experience with Test Automation Tools and Practices (X-unit, Zephyr, Selenium, etc.)
  • Experience with manual testing of desktop, web services and data integrity
  • Impeccable written and oral communication skills
  • Strong analytical and troubleshooting skills
  • Fundamental understanding of Agile (Scrum & Kanban) and Continuous Integration
  • Must be able to work in a fast-paced and constantly evolving environment

Desirable Experience:

  • Masters Degree or Certification(s) in Program Mgmt, QA, Management or Development
  • Familiarity with the Atlassian suite of software tools
  • A previous history working with a geographically dispersed workforce and third-party support organizations
  • Visual Studio, debugging tools and methods, version control, build automation and code development a plus
How To Apply: 

Isolation Network, Inc. is based in San Francisco with offices in Los Angeles, Victoria B.C., New York & London and additional staffing located around the globe. Please reference this posting and submit your resume to: jobs@ingrooves.com

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