17 nov. 2022

Testing and Quality Assurance Manager

Icotera develops and delivers innovative FTTH gateways, routers, access points and software monitoring solutions to leading fiber operators in Europe. We pride ourselves on creating and delivering products with superior design, quality and performance.

Our Icotera headquarters is based in Denmark, while all of our R&D and customer support is located in Poland. Our hardware and software development is done in-house, guaranteeing our customers the exact quality they need. For years we have proven our ability to adapt quickly and effectively to future technologies, working with customers to provide them with the services they require.

Due to dynamic growth and expansion on the European FTTH market, Icotera now offers a unique opportunity at our R&D site in Szczecin/Toruń. Here you will contribute to an exciting future in an environment where we strive to use latest technologies and trends to develop our products and solutions. Join us now!

Your responsibilities
  • Providing clear leadership and direction to all aspects of Software Testing and Release
  • Work with the Engineering Managers in the management and execution of projects against commitments and report progress
  • Collaborate with teams across the company to identify and implement process improvements and lead the management of the Software Quality Assurance process
  • Play a leading role in recruitment activities to ensure team consistency and efficiency
  • Act as the Subject Matter expert on all Software Testing
  • Ensure policies and procedures for Software Testing are in place
  • Improving both the efficiency and the effectiveness of the function
  • Putting in place robust software testing environment and practices
  • Growing the talent and skillset of your team members
  • Evaluate your team’s performance
  • Work with internal stakeholders
  • Cooperate with our partners and suppliers

Required skills and qualifications

  • Higher education in computer science or related discipline or equivalent experience
  • Proven leadership and team building experience
  • Minimum 6 years in software tests
  • ISTQB qualifications in Software Testing, preferably to Test Manager Practitioner level, or equivalent qualifications or experience
  • Experienced with Jira
  • Extensive experience of all stages of testing, including system, system integration, performance and security testing
  • Experience of functional and non-functional test analysis
  • Thorough knowledge and proven experience in deploying testing tools
  • Knowledge in Software engineering area, process development and quality
  • Able to plan and manage own workload as well as team members workload to meet tight deadlines
  • Excellent stakeholder management skills, organizational awareness, risk & regulatory compliance, change management, communication and collaborative working skills

Would be an asset if you:​​

  • Extensive domain knowledge in networking
  • Extensive experience of managing testing within a complex organization
  • Previous experience working with embedded systems
  • Experience facing customers
  • Good understanding of software development practices like Agile and TDD
  • Knowledge of python will be an asset
  • Management experience of internal development teams, external development teams and remote based development teams
  • Experience with CMMI or equivalent will be an asset

What we offer ​

  • An interesting and challenging job, where you will work with new technologies, latest trends in telecommunication, in the team of IT professionals
  • Young work environment with informal culture
  • Flexible working hours
  • Permanent contract after trial period
  • Competitive salary and additional benefits: lunch subsidy, private medical care, sport & culture subsidy integration events, etc.

How to apply

Please send your resume (CV) in English via Aplikuj
Please make sure you insert the following statement along with your CV:
I agree to the processing of my personal data by Icotera Sp. z o.o. with headquarters in Szczecin, Aleja Niepodległości 44, 70-404 Szczecin, in order to recruitment for the position or positions indicated by me and future recruitments according to art. 6 ust. 1 lit. a) and art. 9 ust. 2 lit. a) RODO.
Please note: Only successful applicants will be invited for an interview.
Testing and Quality Assurance Manager