Posted 7 months ago  

QA Lead

Posted 7 months ago - 171 views - 20 Applied

Job Description

Chalkline Sports is looking for an experienced, hands-on QA Manager to establish and grow a best-in-class testing discipline within its Engineering and Product organization. You should care deeply about ensuring quality for large-scale, mission-critical software and have empathy for the user: our customers and ourselves included!

We are seeking a leader who will own the process, from strategy to hands-on testing and automation implementation. As the company grows, you will manage and grow a QA team to help implement and execute. This is a great opportunity for someone who wants to make a huge impact and have their voice heard as this position will have broad exposure throughout the organization. 


  • Establish, document and implement QA strategies.
  • Be a principal stakeholder throughout development, ensuring all work is clearly-defined, testable and detailed test plans are documented in acceptance criteria.
  • Proactively communicate concerns and risks to Engineering and Product leaders.
  • Perform manual and automated testing across the company's web and mobile platforms.

Essential Skills and Qualifications

  • Cypress and JS (preferably with TypeScript) experience required.
  • Experience with Azure/CI.
  • Experience in defect reproduction.
  • Experience in test case management and execution.
  • Analytical mindset, not afraid to dig into the browser developer tools.
  • 6+ years of experience in software QA; 2+ years of managing or supervising direct reports.
  • Expert in authoring test cases, test plans and QA documents.
  • Experience with or similar UI automation framework.
  • Experience of at least one scripting language, preferably Javascript (Node.js).
  • Experience in performance testing is a plus.
  • Experience in large scale web applications is a plus.
  • Must be a team player, able to lead a team and work under tight deadlines.


  • Flexible working environment. Competitive salary.