Manager, Software Test Engineering
Software Development | Los Angeles, CA | Full Time
Verifi, Inc., a Visa company, is currently hiring for a dynamic and collaborative Manager, Software Test Engineering!
Verifi is looking for a motivated and results oriented Manager, Software Test Engineering to develop and co-lead our software test engineering team.
At Verifi, you will be part of a dynamic environment that supports interdepartmental collaboration, fuels creativity, and provides you with an opportunity to take ownership and play an intricate part in our company’s success.
You will work alongside the brightest and most remarkable individuals in the industry and you will have an immediate impact on our aspirations for global domination and disruption of the payments space. And you will do all this while challenging your career, giving back to the community, and creating new friendships.
Join Verifi and you join the leading solution in the eCommerce marketplace for payment and risk management.
We are looking for an experienced software test engineering leader with a proven ability in:
- Managing and hiring multiple in-house and external test engineers, in addition to supporting and advancing team members in their career objectives
- Coaching, mentoring, and handling performance escalations of teams and individuals
- Helping define plans to achieve department goals and OKR’s
- Representing the department in any discussions with internal or external clients as well as in management meetings
- Triaging / solving problems or removing obstacles proactively to help attain acceptable team metrics
- Developing test plans
- Working with Scrum Masters to create high functioning teams
- Contributing to our best practices in testing and test automation
- Ensuring continued PCI DSS annual recertification and security policies are adhered to
You bring to the table:
- Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or similar area of concentration: In lieu of degree will consider work experience
- Minimum of 3 years supervisory experience, specifically hiring, managing, and mentoring at least 5 or more direct reports, including conducting performance reviews
- Testing development experience with Java, Spring, MySQL, Angular/React applications, containerized applications and/or Kubernetes hosted applications, Selenium and Protractor
- Strong experience with test planning, test execution, test automation and acceptance testing in an Agile environment
- Ability to define best practices for test automation and testing tools in a diverse application environment
- Successful track record utilizing Agile/Scrum techniques to test and deliver SaaS products preferably in a regulated PCI DSS environment
- Ability to develop plans that meet or exceed department goals and OKR’s
- Experience managing remote or outsourced test engineer teams
- Ability to collaborate with cross-functional teams and represent the department
- Effective leadership skills and proven ability to lead by example and a solution-oriented mentality
- Excellent communication skills both verbal and written and the ability to explain complex technical concepts to non-technical staff
- Familiarity with Atlassian products (Jira, Confluence, etc.)
- FinTech and/or payments industry experience a plus
Position is located in Los Angeles and offers:
- Work from HOME Fridays!
- Dynamic, stimulating and open environment with opportunity for personal development.
- Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance
- 401k w/ match, Paid Time Off, and Paid Holidays
- Paid parking and complimentary food
- Socially conscious and community-oriented company
- Energized employment filled with activities and events
- Competitive Base Salary, plus bonus