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Applause

Senior QA Consultant (m/f/x) - French speaking

Employee
Berlin, Germany
IT / Software

As the world's leading crowdtesting provider, Applause empowers leading brands to deliver flawless digital experiences for their customers on any device, in every location. The company’s testing, feedback and research solutions enable businesses to delight customers, drive topline revenue and innovate faster.

Applause ensures digital quality for websites, mobile apps, IoT products and in-store interactions in a way no other approach can – via its technology platform and managed global community of over 450,000 on-demand digital experience experts.

Thousands of companies of every size – including Google, BMW, Adidas and Renault– rely on Applause to dramatically decrease the time and cost of delivering great digital experiences for their customers.

For our EU headquarter in Berlin or home based in Paris, we are now looking for a French-speaking:

Senior QA Consultant (m/f/x) - French speaking

Location: Berlin (office) or Paris (Home-based)

Your responsibilities:

  • Hold the overall responsibility for QA-related topics for a major francophone Swiss customer of ours
  • Define and maintain the test plan (test-strategy, test-types, testing cadence, definition of done, metrics) and own testing-related KPIs
  • Consult on tools used during the SDLC
  • Work with a remote team of freelance Test Engineers and QA Testers within our uTest community to tackle operational testing preparation and execution
  • Run trainings & workshops for QA-related topics and provide feedback to improve the quality of work delivered by the team (e.g. test case creation)
  • Ensure that all identified issues are well documented, assigned to the right people and followed-up where needed
  • Ensure the team meets the set timelines as well as overall metrics while staying within the agreed scope upon service level agreements
  • Main point of interaction and/or escalation for the internal account owner, customer and customer agencies for all testing-related items
  • Moderate Meetings (e.g. Go-no-go meeting) and actively participate in development meetings (e.g. sprint planning) to represent QA
  • Travel to Paris 2-3 times a month to align with the customer and their agencies

Your background:

  • You hold a university degree, preferably in IT, (Software) Engineering or a related field.
  • At least three years of experience as a QA Consultant, Test Manager, Senior Product Owner, Project Manager or Operations Manager for mobile applications, web products or a SaaS solution
  • Experienced in leading teams – previous experience with remote teams is a plus.
  • Good technical and business understanding and a strong interest in website development – having worked in e-commerce is a plus
  • Good knowledge of most common tools used in software development (e.g. Jira, Confluence, bamboo, solr, SoapUI, Adobe Experience Manager)
  • Excellent problem solving skills and customer orientation
  • Above-average commitment, quick learner and ability to work independently
  • You are fluent in English and French

We're offering these benefits

  • International team full of passionate and skilled people – 110 employees, 34 nationalities
  • Opportunity to grow and contribute to the success of a global market leader with a high-value solutions offering
  • Attractive base salary plus company bonus
  • Unlimited work contract and flexible work hours
  • Variety of learning and development opportunities
  • A great office in the heart of Berlin, right next to Gleisdreieckpark
  • Pleasant and cooperative work atmosphere
  • Sports Cooperation with Urban Sports Club
  • Financial support & visa support in case of a relocation to Berlin
  • Three times on the Forbes List of Most promising companies
  • Four times (2016 - 2019) on Kununu's list of Berlin's best employers
  • Among Germany's "Best mid-sized employers 2019 & 2020" (Focus Business Magazine)

Would you like to be involved in the expansion of an international company and work for one of the fastest growing technology companies?

Then Applause is the perfect company for you!

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As the world's leading crowdtesting provider, Applause empowers leading brands to deliver flawless digital experiences for their customers on any device, in every location. The company’s testing, feedback and research solutions enable businesses to delight customers, drive topline revenue and innovate faster.

Applause ensures digital quality for websites, mobile apps, IoT products and in-store interactions in a way no other approach can – via its technology platform and managed global community of over 450,000 on-demand digital experience experts.

Thousands of companies of every size – including Google, BMW, Adidas and Renault– rely on Applause to dramatically decrease the time and cost of delivering great digital experiences for their customers.

For our EU headquarter in Berlin or home based in Paris, we are now looking for a French-speaking:

Senior QA Consultant (m/f/x) - French speaking

Location: Berlin (office) or Paris (Home-based)

Your responsibilities:

  • Hold the overall responsibility for QA-related topics for a major francophone Swiss customer of ours
  • Define and maintain the test plan (test-strategy, test-types, testing cadence, definition of done, metrics) and own testing-related KPIs
  • Consult on tools used during the SDLC
  • Work with a remote team of freelance Test Engineers and QA Testers within our uTest community to tackle operational testing preparation and execution
  • Run trainings & workshops for QA-related topics and provide feedback to improve the quality of work delivered by the team (e.g. test case creation)
  • Ensure that all identified issues are well documented, assigned to the right people and followed-up where needed
  • Ensure the team meets the set timelines as well as overall metrics while staying within the agreed scope upon service level agreements
  • Main point of interaction and/or escalation for the internal account owner, customer and customer agencies for all testing-related items
  • Moderate Meetings (e.g. Go-no-go meeting) and actively participate in development meetings (e.g. sprint planning) to represent QA
  • Travel to Paris 2-3 times a month to align with the customer and their agencies

Your background:

  • You hold a university degree, preferably in IT, (Software) Engineering or a related field.
  • At least three years of experience as a QA Consultant, Test Manager, Senior Product Owner, Project Manager or Operations Manager for mobile applications, web products or a SaaS solution
  • Experienced in leading teams – previous experience with remote teams is a plus.
  • Good technical and business understanding and a strong interest in website development – having worked in e-commerce is a plus
  • Good knowledge of most common tools used in software development (e.g. Jira, Confluence, bamboo, solr, SoapUI, Adobe Experience Manager)
  • Excellent problem solving skills and customer orientation
  • Above-average commitment, quick learner and ability to work independently
  • You are fluent in English and French

We're offering these benefits

  • International team full of passionate and skilled people – 110 employees, 34 nationalities
  • Opportunity to grow and contribute to the success of a global market leader with a high-value solutions offering
  • Attractive base salary plus company bonus
  • Unlimited work contract and flexible work hours
  • Variety of learning and development opportunities
  • A great office in the heart of Berlin, right next to Gleisdreieckpark
  • Pleasant and cooperative work atmosphere
  • Sports Cooperation with Urban Sports Club
  • Financial support & visa support in case of a relocation to Berlin
  • Three times on the Forbes List of Most promising companies
  • Four times (2016 - 2019) on Kununu's list of Berlin's best employers
  • Among Germany's "Best mid-sized employers 2019 & 2020" (Focus Business Magazine)

Would you like to be involved in the expansion of an international company and work for one of the fastest growing technology companies?

Then Applause is the perfect company for you!

About Applause
We offer crowdtesting for apps, web and IoT products with the world's largest testing community.
201-500 employees
Information Technology (IT)
Obentrautstraße 72, Berlin, Germany
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