QA Lead

Kelowna, BC, Canada Full-time

GetintheLoop is building the world's most advanced mobile offers platform. We deliver real-time offers directly to the mobile phones of an app's audience, enabling local business to attract new customers, develop meaningful relationships, and obtain immediate in-depth data on their existing consumer preference.

GetintheLoop is the flagship product in the consumer division of Loop Media Group. Since our beginning in 2014, GetintheLoop has grown into the top-rated iOS and Android application of its kind in Canada, used by hundreds of top national and local brands. More recently, GetintheLoop has launched Canada’s first ever SaaS digital franchise known as GetintheLoop Local with over 15 franchise-run cities in operation.

 

Role

We are looking for a highly motivated and experienced QA Lead to work at our Kelowna office in a leadership capacity with our Core Engineering team.

 
Responsibilities

  • Develop core QA procedures and processes
  • Oversee the full testing & release lifecycle of our core products
  • Provide technical QA leadership to engineering, QA, and support team members
  • Automate testing for critical paths and key features
  • Test our platform integration capabilities with a number of different technology stacks
  • Coordinate related activities such as regular security audits, bug bounty programs, etc.
  • Participate as core stakeholder in product design and feature planning
  • Coach team members to share knowledge and improve overall team performance
  • Report on product quality and release readiness to the CTO

 

Skills and Experience

  • Great communication skills and a sense of humour
  • B.S. in Comp Sci, or related field
  • 3+ years experience leading QA teams
  • Experience with multi-device / multi-platform testing, including testing and releasing apps through the App Store or Play Store beta and release process
  • A solid understanding of platform technical fundamentals such as REST & RPC APIs, microservice architectures, event-log architectures
  • Other test experience such as browser automation, automated stress testing, snapshot UI testing, localization testing, etc. are all a plus.
  • Startup experience and a public Github account are also both pluses

 

We Offer

  • Strong, collaborative team and an informal, fast-paced start-up culture
  • Competitive salary, group benefits, and employee share options