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Quality Manager
Ref No.: 17-01451
Location: New York, New York
Position Type:Contract
Quality Manager
(Potential Travel to TLV Israel to work with Host Team once in 6 months)
Strong preference for Hebrew speaking candidate both verbal and written.

Project Overview:
our client's projects, like our users, span the globe and require managers to keep the big picture in focus. The role includes managing project schedules, identifying risks and clearly communicating goals to project stakeholders. Your projects often span offices, time zones and hemispheres, and it's your job to keep all the players coordinated on the project's progress and deadlines.

Overall Responsibilities:
  • As a Quality Manager at our client, you lead complex, multi-disciplinary projects.
  • You plan requirements with internal customers and usher projects through the entire project lifecycle.
Top 3 Daily Responsibilities:
  1. Managing and carrying out testing efforts to ensure quality on your product - every version and feature you work on is released to millions of users.
  2. You will be testing new features, directing teams that do manual testing, conceiving testing Automation projects and building test plans alongside the developers.
  3. You will also be acting as a Release Engineer, coordinating different teams and stakeholders to escort a release all the way to Production, and investigating any issue that arises.
Required Skills:
  • BA/BS Degree in Computer Science or related technical field with 1+ years of relevant working experience or 4+ years of Software QA experience if no degree.
  • Strong leadership and/or technical project management experience.
  • Proven ability to drive cross-team technical discussions and decision making
  • Task oriented - able to deliver quickly on tight schedules and deadlines, and must be able to adapt to frequent changes in requirements.
  • Ability to independently troubleshoot issues and errors to resolution, possess strong self-motivation and work efficiently with minimal supervision.
  • Testing experience as part of a software QA team. Experience managing testing teams would be highly advantageous.
  • Proficiency in Query Languages such as SQL and experience in execution of scripts and tools for various testing frameworks.
Nice to Have Skills/Not Required:
  • Experience in planning and executing detailed Test Plans, coordinating Test Run execution across several team members, and a handle on quality bug reporting and documentation.
  • Experience in software QA methodologies and practices with an emphasis on the Mobile world (Android and iOS).
  • Experience in operating test tools and conducting analysis of test data to identify potential anomalies and breaking points in the product.
  • Familiarity with bug tracking systems and test management tools.
  • Experience utilizing log files to debug and analyze issues.
  • Strong preference for Hebrew speaking candidate both verbal and written.