Okta is looking for someone to manage and grow a test engineering team. The ideal candidate cares deeply about ensuring quality for large-scale, mission-critical software in an Agile environment and has empathy for the people who will interact with it: the end users, admins, and developers. We strive to ensure quality with automated continuous integration tests, synthetic traffic generation, and live-site monitoring. Our elite team is honest, innovative and flexible; with a weekly release cycle and high standards, we expect great things from our engineering teams.
Job Duties and Responsibilities:
We are looking for an experienced, hands-on technical QA Manager who can guide the QA members in the QA team and in their development scrum teams, build alliances across dev teams and unblock team members.
Manage day to day activities of test engineers within an Agile/Scrum environment
Drive the building of world-class test automation with your technical expertise and support
Hire and nurture top-shelf staff
Work with Operations to help understand and monitor changing behavior on the live site
Work with Product Management and Development Management to define requirements and schedules then drive delivery.
Partner with Customer Support and field teams to understand customer use cases
2+ years of people management experience
5+ years of experience in software test engineering
Broad knowledge and hands-on technical experience in test methodologies and automation development
Excellent skills developing Selenium Webdriver tests, preferably in Java
Experience with test efforts for mobile applications or MFA technologies is a plus
Education and Training:
Okta is an Equal Opportunity Employer