QA manager (M/F) - CDI Paris

Paris, Île-de-France, France · Tech expand job description ↓


We're hiring QA Manager!

Your team:

Inspired by the Spotify model, our tech team (75 people) is organized in Tribes, Squads, and Guilds. All of our feature teams work in Scrum with 2-weeks sprints. Find out more here:

You will join one of our blue chip teams: Passenger, B2B or Supply Tribe, each composed of +/- 15 people.

🔥Technical environment:

  • 130 microservices deployed in production
  • Node.js + TypeScript, Python, Go and React as front-end framework, Swift, Kotlin for mobile apps
  • MongoDB, PostgreSQL, Elasticsearch databases
  • 30+ deployments a day
  • Fully automated CI / CD with CircleCI, Docker and Kubernetes
  • Complete observability of our stack in production (ELK, Prometheus, Grafana, APMs...)
  • High development standards: TDD, Code metrics, PeerReview, load tests

Your mission :

  • You coach and oversee the processes of the QA team (Paris/Barcelona) and take part in the cross-team architecture discussions
  • You define, develop and evolve the QA technology stack, provide transparent reporting of overall quality status for each sprint and as an overall ‘health check’ for the company
  • You work each sprint cycle on a blend of project, feature and bug related issues with your teammates
  • You create well structured test plans, test cases and strategies and conduct tests before releases
  • You discuss the tickets, evaluate their complexity and suggest alternative solutions
  • You perform thorough regression testing when bugs are solve


Your Profile :

  • 5+ years as a QA Engineer, QA Manager or equivalent position
  • Mobile application test automation tools
  • Design and implement relevant tests, debugging and defining corrective actions
  • Review system requirements and track quality assurance metrics (defect densities and open defect counts)
  • The ability to stay up to date with best practice testing tools and strategies
  • A good level of English (written and spoken)


Our work motto:

  • A healthy mind in a healthy body: fruits basket, free tea and coffee, yoga classes, showers for the athletes
  • A friendly and comfortable work environment: new offices with a 360° view on Paris, video games, ping-pong, cafeteria...
  • …. that adapts to your needs: possibility of choosing your laptop and home office option (once a week)
  • A passive-aggressive relationship with the subway: Kapten ride credits every months

Why joining our tech team?

  • Learning opportunities: mentoring, tech guilds, presentations through weekly tech stand-up
  • Major European tech conferences sponsoring and allocated budget to send you to tech events
  • Meetups hosting and knowledge sharing through Medium
  • Working in a company going international (Paris, Lisbon, Geneva, London and a lot more to come !)

Our references:

  • Discover what your future colleagues have to say about Kapten on Glassdoor
  • Learn more about Kapten by visiting our LinkedIn page
  • Go Behind the scene of Kapten on our Welcome to the jungle page or Youtube channel
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