Berlin, DE

QA Engineering Manager (Core Product)


About the team

The Canvas stream focused on board working, widgets on board (like stickers and shapes), and modern interactive frameworks (like Mindmap, USM, Kanban, and Grids). You will have the opportunity to produce high-load scalable solutions, build and contribute to internal and external frameworks, and organize development life-cycle according to the best agile practices.

QA is a horizontal team that combines all dedicated QA engineers who work with feature teams. We name this team the QA guild. A guild is a source of testing practice:

  • How to build an effective development process that creates a high-quality product
  • Which methods are used for testing and test coverage? There is expertise in automation, load, and performance, exploratory, and other methods of testing.

About the role

We are looking for an experienced Engineering Manager to join our QA team and to help it grow bigger and faster in terms of people as well as the results and the business value they bring. QA Engineering Manager will be responsible for quality assurance of the whole Canvas stream, which combines several teams that work on tasks of a certain part of the product.

What you’ll do

  • Iterate on strategies and plans based on changing priorities or business needs. Create a quality vision and strategy for the whole stream
  • Detect process issues that affect the quality and solve them
  • Act as an expert and assistant for the team lead to manage the development process: establish best practices, improve processes, sort out issues during the process
  • Detect the root causes of bugs in the code and initiate projects to solve them  
  • Design effective and elegant solutions for testing
  • Create a roadmap with deliverables and milestones
  • Structure and organize development teams, define the hiring plan
  • Guide and mentor team members for their professional and career growth

What you’ll need

  • 2+ years of experience in managing development teams: mentoring, professional development, motivation, recruiting, and onboarding
  • Strong expertise and skills in decomposing product requirements and designing a test scenario, experience in analyzing different types of technical testing, and choosing actionable items
  • 2+ years of experience in working with Scrum framework. The ability to facilitate any Scrum meeting, taking into account all the nuances in order to develop a quality product
  • 3+ years of autotests experience
  • Knowledge of Objectives and Key Results (OKR) framework, nice to have

Nice to have

  • Frontend programming experience

What’s in it for you

  • Stock Option Grant
  • Allowance to facilitate remote working during WFH period
  • Weekly remote team activities to keep the spirits high
  • Opportunity to work for a truly global multicultural team
  • Lunch, snacks and drinks provided when back in the office

Our tech stack

  • Frontend: TypeScript, Less, React Native, Webpack, Canvas API, AngularJS, CerebralJS

  • Maven, Git, Jira, Confluence, Bamboo, BitBucket

  • AWS (S3, EC2), Docker, Linux

  • Backend: Java 11, Spring (+Spring Boot), Hazelcast, Redis, PostgreSQL, TestNG & Mockito

About Miro

Miro is an online collaborative whiteboard platform that enables distributed teams to work effectively together, from running brainstorming sessions and workshops to planning projects, from designing new products and services to facilitating agile ceremonies. With around 15 million users and counting, Miro is trusted by Dell, Cisco, Salesforce, PWC, EY, Deloitte and many more global companies of all sizes.

At Miro, we are a team of dreamers. We look for individuals who dream big, work hard and above all stay humble. Collaboration is at the heart of what we do and through our work together we hope to create a supportive, welcoming, and innovative environment. We strive to play as a team to win the world and create a better version of ourselves everyday. If this sounds like something that excites you, we want to hear from you! 

Check out our career page for all our open roles or hop onto this Miro board to learn more about us!

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