Director of QA Engineering

  • location: New York, NY
  • type: Permanent
  • salary: $150,000 - $170,000 per year

job description

Director of QA Engineering

Our client, an established industry leading company is looking for a hands-on Director of QA to work together with the Engineering team to guide the quality and control of their platform by developing and executing customer-focused test strategies. You will be leading and driving the testing initiatives, and utilize various testing techniques to verify platform features and functionality. You will plan, develop and execute manual/automation and performance testing of frontend and backend systems. You will work with the broader Engineering team to create test plans for existing and new functionalities. This role also manages JIRA bug tracking process, track issues status and resolution progress, and create quality matrices for the team.


  • You were the first QA hire at a company and helped build a team
  • You are passionate about software testing and accelerating the pace of delivery
  • You keep current with the latest in technology, and seek new ways of improving your work
  • You thrive in a fast-paced, collaborative environment where open communication is encouraged
  • You are an entrepreneurial team player and know how to multi-task
  • BS degree in Computer Science or Engineering field
  • You have strong, hands-on experience with the following:

    • Linux and Windows environments
    • Programming languages (Python, Java, C++/C#) to automate manual testing or tasks
    • Testing tools like Selenium
    • Open source test tools and frameworks
    • DevOps Testing workflows
    • Amazon Web Services
    • Docker / Micro Services

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