Software QA Manager for Automation
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With Autodesk software, you have the power to Make Anything. The future of making is here, bringing with its radical changes in the way things are designed, made, and used. Our software is used by everyone - from design professionals, engineers and architects to digital artists, students and hobbyists. We constantly explore new ways to integrate all the dimensions of diversity across our employees, customers, partners, and communities. Our ultimate goal is to expand opportunities for anyone to imagine, design, and make a better world.
We are looking for a highly motivated and hands-on QA Automation Manager. You will be responsible for the team that plans, develops, executes, and maintains Desktop and Cloud based automation test strategies with the objective of early detection of defects that impact customers, to ensure product goals are met, and our customers receive exceptional functionality and services.
Our team culture empowers you to make effective decisions, work collaboratively, and take accountability for the overall automation strategy. You will have the opportunity to work closely with team members globally to ensure excellent quality product deliveries by applying strong software automation, quality assurance and development skills.
Manage the team of Automation Engineers responsible for creating and running Desktop and Cloud test automations
Work with your team to help understand requirements, evaluate new requests, and help drive decisions
Cultivate a high-performance culture by mentoring team members and providing them with the necessary tools and motivation to get things done
Create plans, track and ensure tactical execution and adherence to budgets, schedules, plans, and performance Be responsible for the team's technical strategy, roadmap and success metrics
Provide technical guidance and mentorship to team members
Foster regularly communicate and collaborate across offices and time zones and across various functions including engineers, Product Owners, Product Managers, Software Architects / Tech Leads, and key stakeholders within other organizations
Establish team goals that connect to the wider organization goals, and monitor progress against them
Bachelor’s or Master’s or equivalent degree in Computer Science or Engineering, or equivalent
Minimum of 8 years of experience in QA Automation or Software Engineering with at least 3 years of experience in a managerial role leading tech leads and senior software engineers
Strong proficiency (5+ years) in automation testing tools, technologies, frameworks and methodologies, with experience in C++/C#, Java, or/and Python
Familiarity with CI/CD tools like Jenkins
Experience with infrastructure-as-code and configuration-as-code
Knowledge of containerization frameworks such as Docker and Kubernetes is a plus
Proven track record in team management, including inspiring, motivating, and coaching team members with creativity, innovation, and efficiency
Hands-on experience in project management
Excellent communication and coordination skills
Welcome to Autodesk! Amazing things are created every day with our software – from the greenest buildings and cleanest cars to the smartest factories and biggest hit movies. We help innovators turn their ideas into reality, transforming not only how things are made, but what can be made.
We take great pride in our culture here at Autodesk – our Culture Code is at the core of everything we do. Our values and ways of working help our people thrive and realize their potential, which leads to even better outcomes for our customers.
When you’re an Autodesker, you can be your whole, authentic self and do meaningful work that helps build a better future for all. Ready to shape the world and your future? Join us!
Salary is one part of Autodesk’s competitive compensation package. Offers are based on the candidate’s experience and geographic location. In addition to base salaries, we also have a significant emphasis on discretionary annual cash bonuses, commissions for sales roles, stock or long-term incentive cash grants, and a comprehensive benefits package.
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