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 plugging 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?