QA Manager Proofpoint
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We are looking for a talented and passionate QA Manager to join our team and help take Proofpoint product quality to the next level. We are looking for a ?hands on? QA Manager to help lead, mentor and serve a talented QA group (with a focus on automation). A background as a software engineer that has chosen a QA career path and has evolved into a leadership position is ideal (i.e., this is a very technical role). You will need experience in supervising and working with QA Analysts and SDET?s, with a track record of improving the overall quality of the software being delivered and strengthening the technical acumen of the testing group.
Be a "hands on" QA Manager
Lead, mentor and serve a talented QA group (with a focus on automation)
Improve the overall quality of all products
Decrease the hardening time to release products
7+ years of professional QA & SDET experience with 2+ years management experience, building QA teams in startup companies or within Fortune 500 environments
Successful track record designing, implementing, and managing highly-structured test automation and change management efforts of large-scale, highly-available enterprise systems (experience with clusters, distributed systems, NoSQL, Big Data, etc. is a strong plus)
Experience working within an Agile/Scrum team, including iterative development and continuous integration via Scrum in a matrix environment
Strong technical grasp of software architectures, complex data structures, multi-threading, and performance tuning with prior software development skills?including unit testing and test automation tools and frameworks in Java, C#, C++, Ruby, Shell Scripting (Sed/Awk, PERL, etc.) or other scripting languages
Excellent communication and soft skills, including prior experience in presenting proposals and participating in staff meetings to help drive technical initiatives
Bachelors degree in a technical field (CS preferred)
Preferred Skills and Technologies:
Experience building libraries of test suites, test cases, and test plans based on vague or incomplete software requirements
Experience with VersionOne, Jira, or other Agile Lifecycle Management (ALM) or SDLC tools and applications
Experience with testing SOAP/REST and other XML-based Web Services
Experience with testing applications running on Windows OS
Proofpoint, Inc. helps the largest and most successful companies in the world protect and govern their most sensitive data. Founded in 2002 by the former CTO of Netscape and headquartered in Sunnyvale, CA, Proofpoint was funded by top Silicon Valley investors, including Benchmark Capital and Mohr Davidow Ventures before going public earlier this year.
Please note that Proofpoint does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Services Agreement, Proofpoint will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, Proofpoint explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency.
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