Rakuten, Inc. is the largest ecommerce company in Japan, and thirdlargest ecommerce marketplace company worldwide.
Rakuten provides a variety of consumer and business-focused services including Internet/e-commerce, Banking, securities, credit card, Payment, Healthcare, Medical, Mobile,5G Network, Food Delivery, e-money, e-reading portal and media, travel online marketing and professional sports. Founded in 1997. Headquartered in Tokyo, we are a truly Global company with over 20,000 employees across the globe with partner staff worldwide.
Today, our 70+ businesses span e-commerce, digital content, communications and Fintech, bringing the joy of discovery to more than 1 billion members across the world.
Rakuten operates globally in more than 30 countries with presence in Asia, Europe, and Americas.
Ranked among the worlds (Top 20 Most Innovative Companies in Forbes Magazine and #1 Innovative company in Japan.
Football Club Barcelona signed sponsorship deal with Rakuten.
Viber, a Global Mobile Messaging App which has 800 million registered users belongs to Rakuten Inc.
Official Website: http://global.rakuten.com/corp/about/
As a ?Engineering Manager – QA??you have an opportunity to lead a talented and diverse group of QA Leads and Engineers. You will have an opportunity to create solutions that will influence business we do. It is important that you can earn trust of your peers, stakeholders, and executives through your body of work and consistency. Most importantly, you can lead by example and grow your team. If you have exhibited these skills in delivery of quality products, you will enjoy this role. You should be comfortable collaborating in a fast-paced and often uncertain environment, and contributing to innovative solutions, while demonstrating leadership, technical competence, and meticulousness.
The successful candidate is an experienced and hands-on technical manager who can build a high performing team and is obsessed with quality improvement. This role has high level visibility and it will seek your skills of abstraction and attention to detail, at the same time. If you are someone who has passion for quality products and you have demonstrated for the same, we would love to hear from you.
10 years of software development and quality assurance experience with at least 4 years of management experience leading/managing automation team/project.
Proven expertise in the Agile development methodology. Strong people management skills with a proven track record in hiring, developing and retaining high performing talent.
Experience owning end-to-end software quality, including design and implementation of test frameworks, automated test creation and execution.
Proven track record of creating and executing on highly effective quality processes. In-depth knowledge of UI, API and Mobile test automation.
Providing technical expertise. Eg. Agile testing techniques
Actively participate in development of automation platform along with team members, creating modules and systems that can then be treated as a working reflection of the best practices.
Hands-on experience with Java, Python programming language and unit testing frameworks like Junit, TestNG.
Hands-on experience with API-related technologies HTTP, REST, XML and JSON.
Exposure to development and build tools like Eclipse, Jenkins, Maven, ANT.
Experience with Bug & Test Management Tools such as JIRA, Bugzilla, Rally, Quality Center, Test link or TestRail etc.
Experience executing performance and load tests, analyzing results and identifying bottlenecks.
Experience with cloud-based solutions or products and offerings such as AWS or Azure.
Experience with Continuous Integration (CI) and Continuous Deployment (CD) technologies, tools and paradigms.
Hands-on experience with software configuration management processes, tools and practices.
Facilitation of inter team communication across the agile projects.
Build and groom an efficient QA Team
Personal support, mentoring and agile development of testers.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills. Ability to communicate clearly with technical and non-technical stakeholders at all levels.
A project manager with good risk management skills
Define and report external and Internal metric based KPIs for QA
Ability to communicate and champion Quality Assurance and Automation methodologies throughout the organization.