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Director, Test Engineering - Siemens Enlighted Job Opportunity - Remote USA

Job Description

Director, Integration Test Engineering

 

About Us

Imagine a company that combines the dynamic energy of a start-up and the backing of Siemens, a global powerhouse. A company where ideas, passion, and ingenuity are valued - and - vital to solve the next generation of smart building challenges and help customers achieve net carbon zero goals.

Enlighted is human-centered proptech company that creates positive transformation wherever space, people and work meet through our industry leading technology. We empower organizations with this technology to transform physical spaces into regenerative places that fuel positive impact for people, portfolio, and our planet.

Our team is constantly evolving to deliver exceptional value to customers worldwide and remain at the forefront of future-proofing building with our innovative solutions. If you are passionate about turning everyday spaces into extraordinary places – join us – and start making your impact today.

Position Overview

Efficient SaaS application testing entails not just functional qualification assurance but also other integration, workflow based and trap event tests, including and not limited to security, accessibility, framework/component load and stress, chaos and performance tests. As a recognized authority and leading contributor within Product Integration testing practices, this Director position owns and provides vital and innovative test solutions and quality gate automation leadership to Enlighted Engineering.

The idea candidate will build and lead a team to exercise judgment and business acumen in selecting test methods and integration test techniques. The purpose is to assess dependability, versatility, accessibility and performance of Enlighted SaaS services on routine and non-routine use cases in production-like environments. From A/B exploration test to complex upgrade/update and unapproved hijack to the information inside a SaaS application, the successful candidate for this role will lead the investigation of the nuts and bolts associated with Enlighted products. The ideal candidate will also ensure that Enlighted SaaS applications perform proficiently independent of the traffic load. Gone are the days when software organizations employ a User Acceptance Test stage in their development to production journey. It is the charter of the Product Integration Test team to turn performance and other “additional” testing into practical and domineering parts of their ordinary routines, so to discover execution defects before our clients find it.

Responsibilities

  • Hire, onboard, train and manage a global team of test engineers and test leads focused on delivering the highest quality product in the fastest possible way.
  • Drive test process change, innovation, engineering improvement and tools to enable rapid development with high quality.
  • Advise Senior Management/Product Development staff on the quality and risk of features being released.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams including Product, Program Management, Development, Service Delivery/Operations, and Customer Service to coordinate and direct cross-project Test Engineering and Development initiatives.
  • Demonstrate expertise in multiple test processes across multiple product families or ability to architect and design test solutions encompassing multiple services/products and report findings on impact across the stack.
  • Define integration and performance testing strategies and detailed test plans for implementation projects. Manage all activities related to testing SaaS services from multiple product lines, client specific configurations, integrations, and client data.
  • Lead automation efforts on integrated, system-level tests. Keep test environments and data available.
  • Ensure adequate acceptance test coverage and central to obtaining and processing test automation requirements for CI/CD quality gates in order to transform application delivery for cloud in a continuous and agile fashion.
  • Participate in development project planning and project status communications
  • Review and sign off on testing scope and approach, and partners with cross-functional and business stakeholders to review and approve the overall testing approach.
  • Address and delineate performance and end-to-end device to cloud testing through test-oriented stories, which are estimated, planned and tracked just like a product-oriented story.
  • Oversee and address critical issues, dependencies, and risks related to testing.
  • Ensure quality assurance projects are appropriately staffed, work plans are followed, and milestones are met.
  • Manage the integration and performance test scenarios and ensures quality metrics are tracked across all testing phases (e.g., SIT, Performance, UAT, Automation, Production, Validation).
  • Manage the review and validation of testable business processes, test data, and test environment requirements.
  • Take on a cross-functional role, communicating and working alongside PM, Designer, DevOps and Developers while guiding individual product line test teams.
  • Travel as needed

Required Skills and Education

  • Bachelor’s or master's degree in Computer Science or similar
    degree/experience.
  • 5+ years of Test Management experience across all phases of testing (including automation)
  • Excellent communication and stakeholder management skills
  • Ability to understand & develop tests and work with PM, Designer, DevOps and developers
  • Extensive Strategy and Planning skills
  • Matrix management of distributed test team for cost effectiveness
  • Test plans and test summary reports
  • Thorough knowledge and experience in CI/CD
  • Proven track record hiring, leading happy, productive teams to deliver high quality software in fast paced environments.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills including the ability to
    convey complex ideas in a simple, digestible manner.

Preferred Skills and Education

  • Knowledge and experience with Agile, Continuous integration (CI), Continuous Delivery (CD), DevOps testing delivery at enterprise level will be highly regarded.
  • Experience in SaaS architecture and Mobile test technologies
  • Test and Behavior Driven Development (TDD/BDD)
  • Excellent debugging skills, including experience with test automation tools and libraries such as Selenium, TestNG, Jest, JMeter, CodeMagic, TestFlight, etc
  • Experience testing web applications constructed using modern web frameworks and tech stack such as Vue.js, Java, Python, Node.js, Dynamo DB, Aurora DB, GraphQL, AWS AppSync, Auth0, WebSocket, Redis, PostgreSQL, Cordova framework, etc.
  • Familiar with the Cyber Security and Information Security frameworks and compliances like FERPA, CCPA, HIPAA, GDPR, SAS-70, SOC2 Type X, ISO27001, etc.
  • Secure API testing experience
  • Familiar with emerging web platform best-practices, including progressive web applications, service workers, network optimization, and performance optimization
Where permitted by applicable law, Siemens may require employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 based on job requirements, and in accordance with an accommodation based on legally protected reasons. (Candidates hired to work in USA)

Our Team

Everything we do at Enlighted is underpinned by our values. We know it is not just what we do that matters, it is how we do it that makes the difference. We expect all team members to live our values and create a culture where everyone is inspired to be their best.

You have a unique opportunity to chart your professional path by owning your development, your career, and your future. We encourage all employees to hone their skills, acquire new ones, and explore continued opportunities within Enlighted and Siemens – the brightest way to advance your career!

What We Offer

  • Meaningful and challenging work opportunities with competitive pay
  • Flexible work models to balance your work and life in the ways that suit you best, including virtual, in-person, hybrid and on-site.
  • Dynamic, modern work environments that promote collaboration and creativity
  • Generous medical, dental, vision and mental health counseling benefits
  • Matching 401K program
  • Share matching program
  • Competitive vacation policies to disconnect from work and recharge

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