Posted: 16th October 2019

Test Manager (m/f/x) - French speaking


Berlin, Berlin. Germany

As the world's leading crowdtesting provider, Applause ensures digital quality for websites, mobile apps, IoT products and IoT via its 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, we are now looking for a French-speaking:
Test Manager (m/f/x)
  • Hold the overall responsibility for QA-related topics for a big francophone Swiss customer
  • Define and maintain the test plan (test-strategy, metrics etc.) and own testing-KPIs
  • Consult on tools used during the SDLC
  • Lead 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 
  • 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 agreement
  • Main point of interaction and/or escalation for the internal account owner, customer and customer agencies for all testing-related items
  • Travel to Paris 2-3 times a month to align with the customer and their agencies

Your profile:
  • You hold a university degree, preferably in IT, (Software) Engineering or a related field.
  • Three or more years of experience as a Test Manager, Test Engineer, Product Owner, Project Manager or Operations Manager for mobile applications, web products or a SaaS solution
  • Experienced in leading teams – experience with remote teams is a plus.
  • Good technical and business understanding and a strong interest in website development
  • 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
  • You are fluent in English and French​
Why Applause?
  • 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)