Manager of Software Quality Assurance

Westford, MA

Qualified candidates must be lawfully authorized to work in the U.S.

Description

We are a nimble, fast-moving small company with innovative emergency communication technology jobs. We are looking for team members who see our vision for a nationwide interoperable network and who have the motivation and skill to help us transform emergency communications. Mutualink offers a diverse and challenging work environment for people who want to make a lasting contribution to improving America’s public safety and homeland security communities. Join us – we believe we can save lives together. To learn more, please visit: www.mutualink.net.

We are currently seeking a Manager of Software Quality Assurance to lead the department at our engineering facility in Westford, MA, and be part of our innovative and dynamic team.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities:

    • Manage all activities related to software quality assurance
    • Interact with project and engineering management to ensure a timely project completion
    • Responsible for hiring, training, developing, mentoring, and motivating staff members, including college interns
    • Provide hands-on technical and administrative leadership to software and cross-functional project teams throughout the development lifecycle
    • Develop and execute test plans for all core products
    • Direct and organize the automation of the Mutualink UI testing and other automated test suites
    • Direct and participate in the design and maintenance of QA lab and environment
    • Ensure communication of priority and process to the QA team to meet delivery commitments

Job Qualifications

  • Experience with Linux and UNIX operating systems; IOS, Mac, and Android operating systems a plus
  • Excellent problem solving and analytic skills
  • Working understanding of relational databases and data access (SQL Server)
  • Self-motivated team player with a strong sense of accountability
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced dynamic team-oriented environment
  • Understanding of Docker, VM’s, and complex lab environment topology
  • Background in contributing to the release process; and an ability to work with engineering and deployment teams to assess deployment readiness
  • Knowledge of and experience with Quality process and methodologies to include defect tracking tools and test case, test plan development, implementation and execution
  • 10+ years of experience in software quality assurance role
  • 5+ years of experience in management of software and SQA teams
  • Demonstrable experience in testing and contribution to delivering complex software projects
  • Experience in beta management a plus

Compensation

We offer a competitive compensation and benefits package, a great team to work with and a mission that you can be part of that will absolutely make a difference.

Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action

Mutualink, Inc. (“Mutualink or Employer”) is an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer, dedicated to the policy of nondiscrimination in employment on any basis prohibited by law. Mutualink is committed to providing equal employment and advancement opportunities without consideration of race, color, religious creed, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, national origin, ancestry, veteran status, mental retardation, genetic information, disability, or other legally protected status, unless there is a bona fide occupational qualification under applicable Connecticut statute excluding persons in one of the foregoing protected groups. Additionally, Mutualink will take affirmative action to ensure workplace equality, avoid all forms of discrimination, and develop a workforce that is representative of all segments of the population.

Veterans Welcome

Veterans of the United States Armed Forces are encouraged to apply.  Mutualink values the experience, leadership and skills offered by military veterans and we are grateful for your service to our country.

Interested in this position? Email your resume and cover letter to careers@mutualink.net.