Vertex Ventures US
Vertex Ventures US

Software Quality Engineering Lead



Quality Assurance
Posted on Sunday, July 7, 2024

Location: Remote in the Caribbean, Latin America, or Brazil (Mexico, Colombia, Guatemala, Trinidad & Tobago, Argentina, Brazil, etc.)

About the job

Testlio is the originator of fused software testing, a unique approach to testing that combines humans and machines to help digital innovators deliver quality products at scale. In any location. On any device. In any language. Via any payment method. The company is distributed by design, with full-time people worldwide and part-time freelancers in over 150 countries. Clients include Amazon, Athenahealth, Microsoft, the NBA, Netflix, PayPal, Uber, Wayfair, and many more. Collectively, they have awarded us an industry-leading 4.7 G2 rating. To learn more, visit www.testlio.com.

We are hiring a Part-time Quality Engineering Lead for a 12 months contract who will be a strong partner to our customers, guiding their teams on testing delivery best practices. Internally, you will also be responsible for communicating and contributing to the continuous development of the Quality Engineering Center of Excellence best practices, go-to-market approach, and overall client engagement best practices.

Job Summary

  • Location: Anywhere AMER
  • Contract Type: Part-time (20 hours per week)
  • Contract Duration: 9-12 Months
  • Working Schedule: Monday to Friday, 8.00 AM to 12.00 PM PST
  • Must-Have Devices: macOS device with 16 GB of RAM and M1 Pro chip – latest macOS version, iOS device – latest OS version, Android device – latest OS version

What Would Your Day Look Like

  • Connect with an Engineering Leader from the client-side to share updates, plan next action items.
  • Connect with internal stakeholders and share updates and timelines.
  • Write and review automated scripts using the Playwright framework.
  • Write and maintain a testing strategy document referenced by the leadership.
  • Organize and allocate freelancers who will perform isolated tasks within the project context.

What You Need to Succeed

  • Minimum seven years of experience in technology consulting, including developing test automation solutions
  • Minimum two years of technical team-leading experience
  • Demonstrated experience with Playwright, Appium, and other frameworks.
  • Hands-on experience in test script creation in TypeScript, Python, or other languages
  • Hands-on experience in SDLC and agile methodologies
  • Hands-on experience in testing large codebases with multiple subsystems
  • Knowledge of how automation can be leveraged for different quality gates
  • Previous experience in collaborating with different stakeholders and clients, and developing and maintaining client relationships
  • Prior knowledge in test automation, automated testing, and CI/CD
  • Experience in developing and maintaining client relationships
  • Excellent verbal and written communication in English
  • Be willing to learn fast and continuously expand your knowledge
  • Team player, socially open-minded, empathetic, and considerate of cultural differences

What is the Candidate Consideration Process

We do our best to bring on individuals who will be excited about their role and have the potential for a great future with Testlio. Since we are 100% distributed we give you the chance to meet with multiple people throughout the organization to give you an idea of who you would be working with, and what the role expectations will be. Our interview process can take about 4 to 6 weeks to complete.

  • Application
  • Recruiter interview
  • Live Technical Skills Demonstration
  • TestGorilla assessment
  • Hiring Manager interview
  • Reference checks
  • 2 Stakeholder interview
  • Offer & Background check

Diversity and Inclusion

Testlio is an equal-opportunity employer deeply committed to creating an inclusive environment for people of all backgrounds and identities. We are female-founded and 46% of our team identifies as women. See the DEI section of our website for more information.