Test Manager

Zagreb, Croatia

What do we do?

Photomath is a fast-growing EdTech company whose mobile app is the #1 app in the world to learn math. Powered by advanced machine learning technology, the app instantly scans, accurately solves and intuitively explains printed and handwritten math problems to users through step-by-step explanations.

With over 300 million downloads globally, Photomath is the most popular mobile application from Croatia and one of the most popular educational apps of all times. Since its launch in 2014, our award-winning app has topped App Store & Google Play Store education charts and Apple has recently declared it the application of the day. 

Today, we employ almost 165+ people and have offices in Zagreb and Silicon Valley. We are a team of people with diverse backgrounds, experiences and skills, united by passion for technology and innovation. We believe that math is an increasingly crucial skill, particularly as problem-solving and quantitative analysis become prerequisites for many occupations.

We are constantly expanding what Photomath can do and the types and quality of our content - we have so much more ahead of us and we need your help to get there. Join us in our mission to revolutionize learning math and help students across the globe gain math superpowers!

Your role?

We are looking for a Test Manager to take full ownership over the QA strategy across Photomath products. Someone who will advance our test strategy and make sure it is always up to date with scaling engineering and modern technologies. The ideal candidate has a web and/or mobile QA background and preferably some experience in test automation. We need a technical manager, able to set clear and efficient test strategy and then inspire and empower others to adapt their loops to meet the same. 

What you will do at Photomath:

  • Functional and non-functional test strategy definition
  • Development, promotion and communication of a clear vision and strategy for the QA team and the rest of the engineering
  • Strategic and technical leadership and direction to support the delivery of effective testing
  • Planning and managing the testing efforts (ex. Release test, regression test)
  • Determination of metrics that demonstrate the effectiveness of the test strategy, plans and processes
  • Regression test scope definition and maintenance
  • Evaluation and procurement of testing equipment and environments
  • Keeping up to date on best practices in mobile and web QA and look to incorporate them into the organization
  • Ensure that all engineering teams have the technical QA support needed to achieve product goals
  • Work directly with engineering tech leads and project managers across the company to coordinate roadmaps and release schedules to be able to meet quality goals
  • Identification of test automation candidates and prioritization
  • CI QA Governance - Continuous Testing and Quality Assessment
  • Confidence and Quality Levels definition and monitoring of test activities
  • FST (Fault Slip Through) Analysis
  • Participation in hiring processes
  • Documentation of introduced QA practices/processes

Our ideal candidate has:

  • Bachelor's Degree, preferably in information technology, computer science, or other related technical degrees
  • 5+ years experience in QA, at least 2 years in role of Test Manager, QA Manager or QA Lead
  • Exceptional understanding of technology and testing, including common solutions and architectures, test automation, emerging technology and testing trends, and test techniques/technologies/tooling
  • Familiarity with testing back-end & data-dependent systems
  • Comprehensive understanding and  implementation experience of defining and execution of test strategies and methodologies at the integration level
  • Familiarity with iOS and Android store ecosystems and testing expectations
  • Working knowledge with CI/CD in QA respectful flow 
  • Experience contributing or leading automation efforts on mobile apps
  • Ability to provide direction and feedback for test plans and testing processes created by your team
  • Strong motivation to learn new things and improve
  • Experience using a ticketing system like Jira
  • Great technical communication skills both written and verbal

An additional plus is if you:

  • Have formal QA education
  • Have strong automation / DevOps experience

Salary range: 

  • Starting from 24.500 kn gross, depending on candidate's experience with possible exceptions
  • Stock options

What we offer:

  • User friendly, agile selection process consisting of just 3 clear steps
  • An opportunity to work on innovative projects with global impact in close
  • Flexible working hours and work from home arrangements
  • Dedication to a healthy work-life balance and various benefits for parents
  • A diverse environment with agile and talented individuals across the career spectrum - to teach and be taught
  • A friendly, collaboration-heavy team atmosphere
  • A culture that recognises and rewards dedication and success
  • Dedicated person (mentor/buddy) to help you navigate your first weeks in a new role
  • Learning and growth opportunities through knowledge sharing, education and conferences
  • Cutting edge hardware and equipment, individual budget for additional equipment
  • Company events and celebrations, company retreat, team budget for team building activities
  • Birthday and holiday presents for employees and their kids
  • Generous vacation and paid leave policy, sick leave without a doctor's note, annual physical exam (check-up)
  • Multisport card for various discounts at sport facilities
  • Underground bicycle parking garage
  • Modern office design, great view :) and great location (Zagreb, Strojarska 20)

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