QA Manager at Zwift
Long Beach, CA, US

Who we are:

We are a fitness company born from gaming. And we're on a mission to make more people, more active, more often. We make an at-home training game that connects cyclists and runners with each other around the world. Launched from the sunny beaches of Long Beach, CA., the Zwift community is active in 195 countries and growing. We're endlessly positive, relentlessly inventive, and always looking to improve... wanna join?

What we are looking for:

An experienced Quality Assurance (QA) Manager to join who will be entrusted with managing and building a team of skilled QA Analysts and Testers. Working from our headquarters in Long Beach, CA, you will apply creative testing methodologies that straddle both hardware and software development. You will strategically organize your QA team to offer the best coverage while also maintaining close relationships with our Software and Hardware Engineers, Product Managers, Program Managers, Release Engineers, Customer Support, and Tools teams. You are intrinsically motivated to listen and deliver high quality experiences to our community of users, otherwise known as Zwifters! 

What you will do:

  • Collaborate with Product and Engineering teams distributed across multiple locations
  • Implement and enhance QA methodologies to ensure delivery of predictable, high-quality product releases
  • Guide the design and development of testing strategy strategies based on project requirements
  • Build and grow a team of exceptional QA Analysts and Testers
  • Effectively hire, coach and manage diverse QA teams
  • Gather, analyze and report on metrics to demonstrate business value and continuous improvement
  • Creatively solve technical QA challenges by collaborating with your team
  • Provide information for the product team to make go/no-go decisions
  • Drive effective and timely execution of test cases through tools, automation, and creativity

What we are looking for:

  • 6+ years of software, AAA games, and LiveOps game testing experience
  • A strong leader with 3+ years managing QA teams of 10-15 people 
  • Bachelor's degree in a technical field such as computer science or equivalent experience
  • Applied QA expertise in a live operations environment with frequent releases
  • Deep understanding and experience in QA methodologies, tools, and practices
  • Experience leading teams who test full-stack, client-server web applications, and native apps
  • 5+ years using JIRA, confluence and a test case management plug-in such as Zephyr 
  • Ability to teach how to write effective and efficient test cases based on complex systems and features

Bonus Points: 

  • Experience working with distributed systems
  • Experience testing mobile applications on iOS and Android devices
  • Passion for cycling, running, and/or fitness industries

Top 5 reasons we think you’ll love it here:

  • Fast growing, dynamic environment. Your job will never get boring!
  • Awesome team of talented individuals who love what we do
  • Competitive Benefits (including Medical, Dental, and Vision), including an employee bike program
  • Amazing office location in downtown Long Beach with killer views
  • Did we mention that we ride bikes and run at work?

How to stand out among the rest: 

If you are excited about this role, we strongly encourage you to include a cover letter. We receive a lot of applications, but a well thought out letter introducing us to your skills and personality will stand out among the rest.

Zwift, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer