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QA Manager (m/f)

Position Summary

As a successful QA Manager (m/f) you are obsessed with quality awareness and improvement and, moreover, are willing to take on the challenge of building and implementing a QA strategy. Within your cross-departmental function you convince the internal stakeholders and create a common understanding of quality.


  • Develop and implement QA standards as well as ensure adoption and achievement of relevant standards
  • Review QA processes and implement measures to achieve continuous improvements
  • Enforcing the defined QA criteria and standards across our international locations
  • Creating transparency and ensuring sustainability as well as increasing efficiency and effectiveness of the QA processes (referring to CMMI methodology)
  • Working with business and development teams to ensure a high product quality
  • Responsible for release sign-off as fit for purpose

Keys to hiring

  • University degree in computer sciences, computer engineering or equivalent
  • Several years of practical and strategic QA experience in an IT environment as well as having the experience in building and implementing QA processes and strategy
  • Knowledge of QA concepts and software testing methodologies as well as experienced in hands-on testing
  • Experienced in practicing CMMI or equivalent methods
  • Knowledge of using QA tools (e.g. bugtracking, TFS, testing frameworks, Atlassian tools)
  • Already made experience in agile software development methodologies and testing
  • High level of proactivity, assertiveness and persuasiveness
  • Willing to travel to our international subsidiaries
  • Excellent verbal and written communication in English, German language would be a plus

Our offer

  • Varied tasks in an expanding company with above average growth
  • Independent working in an international team
  • Competitive rates of pay
  • Continuous training

Please submit your application including your salary requirements and availability by clicking on the “Apply now” button. Online applications preferred.