Want to do the best work of your life? With 24 million customers in 6 countries, make your mark at Europe`s leading media and entertainment brand. A workplace where you can proudly be yourself; our people make Sky a truly exciting and inclusive place to work.
What you’ll do
Youll lead and mentor a large QA automation team across multiple sites and own the QA automation strategy, test design/plan, and test execution for a major strategic service delivery transformation initiative
Most importantly, your daily business will include the implementation and evolution of formal QA practices, testing procedures, methodology, standards, and hygiene for agile development efforts
In your role, youll have responsibility for supervising all aspects of QA, including establishing metrics, applying industry standard methodologies, and developing new tools and processes to ensure quality goals are met
Developing strategy and implementing user acceptance testing in effective collaboration with the business to ensure goals are met is also part of your responsibilities
As Head of Test Automation (m/f/d) you¿re responsible for crafting and implementing automated test scripts that are reusable in a multi-environment environment
You'll plan all release related activities and own the automated test data creation and maintenance in multiple environments
As an interface, you will be responsible for communicating all major project plans, commitments, and changes, including requirements, QA plans, schedule, and scope changes
What you’ll bring
You've a degree in Computer Science or similar and at least 6-8 years of experience in the software quality field including hands-on quality engineering experience
In the past, youve already led an international team of software automation engineers across multiple locations
Your experience with testing applications in an agile development environment sets you apart from others and you bring a good knowledge of testing tools such as Selenium, Cucumber, Appium & Maven) as well as experience with testing mobile and web applications
You¿ve in-depth knowledge of the entire software development lifecycle and test cycles (Unit, Regression, Functional, Systems, Performance and Volume, User Acceptance)
Youve experience using a metrics-based approach and closed-loop feedback to improve software products and increase predictability and reliability of releases
Your ability to work in a fast-paced, dynamic environment and successfully complete multiple projects and/or priorities is one of your strengths
You describe yourself as self-motivated and teamplayer (m/f/d) and your working style as independent and structured
At Sky, we'll give you our full support, so you'll be all set to achieve your best. Our range of rewards really are something special, here are just a few:
Free Sky – watch all our content for free
Hybrid working model (60/40)
Flexible working hours with overtime compensation
30 days of vacation + Holiday Buy
Lease & Buy – leasing of technical equipment with tax advantage
Corporate Benefits platform
Working in an international team with flat hierarchies
We're proud to be an equal opportunity employer. It is important to us to provide a fair and equal workplace for everyone. We strongly believe that a culture of diversity allows us to grow together and encourages creativity and innovation. Therefore, we will consider all qualified applications – regardless of gender, nationality, ethnic and social origin, religion/belief, disability, age, sexual orientation and identity.
Apply now to build an amazing career and be part of a brilliant team. We can't wait to hear from you. We're also happy to accept your application in German. To find out more about working with us, search #WirbeiSky or #LifeatSky on social media.
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