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Quality Engineering Manager



Quality Assurance
Bengaluru, Karnataka, India
Posted on Wednesday, March 27, 2024

From Fivetran’s founding until now, our mission has remained the same: to make access to data as simple and reliable as electricity. With Fivetran, customer data arrives in their warehouses, canonical and ready to query, with no engineering or maintenance required. We’re proud that more organizations continue to leverage our technology every day to become truly data-driven.

About the Role

We’re looking for a for a Manager, Quality Engineering to join the engineering leadership team. As Quality Engineering Manager, you will lead a team of talented, dynamic and passionate SDETs (Software Development Engineer in Test) in our Core Quality Engineering team that focuses on designing, enhancing and maintaining the Fivetran test automation and benchmarking frameworks.

You will work with product managers, engineering managers, support engineers, developers and resiliency engineering team to deliver high quality products. The team’s overall goal will be to build the tools and technology for the engineering group that accelerate the delivery of new features in an agile environment while safeguarding the high quality our customers expect from Fivetran products.

This is a full-time position based out of our Bangalore Office.

Technologies You’ll Use:

  • Java17, JUnit4
  • Docker and Kubernetes
  • AWS, GCP
  • Looker, Sigma, NR,
  • Terraform
  • Bazel, BuildKite
As an Manager, Quality Engineering at Fivetran, you will:

  • Build, lead and coach a team of highly performant SDETs.
  • Steer the vision, strategy, technical roadmap for the Quality Engineering team that aligns with the broader development and product team’s goals.
  • Be a catalyst to promote ‘Quality First’ mindset throughout the cross-functional organization
  • Develop deep expertise in product and provide functional and technical direction to automation team members
  • You will help prioritize work for your team, making difficult tradeoffs on design based on business constraints, ensuring on-time deliverables and high-quality software
  • You will diagnose and resolve obstacles that prevent your team from delivering high-quality software
  • Contribute to process improvement and establishing best practices for testing
  • You will regularly communicate with senior management on status, risks and change control.
What you bring to the table:

  • Proven track record as an IC delivering high quality software, with management experience
  • Experience building the roadmap that focuses on delivering tools to the engineering team which will enable the teams to ship high quality products.
  • Experience leading and growing a quality focussed team
  • Ability to motivate people, instill accountability, and optimize to attain the business goals.
  • Excellent knowledge of Quality Engineering within Software Engineering Discipline, including hands-on knowledge of testing techniques, automation framework development, and risk management.
  • Demonstrated multi-year experience in developing automation frameworks using Java. Experience with CI/CD tools like Jenkins or BuildKite
  • Aptitude in decision making and problem-solving
Optional Bonus Skills​

  • Java programming experience
  • Experience in data processing (ETL, ELT) and/or cloud-based platforms
  • Experience working with cloud technologies (AWS, GCP, Azure)



Perks and Benefits

  • 100% employer-paid medical insurance*
  • Generous paid time-off policy (PTO), plus paid sick time, inclusive parental leave policy, holidays, and volunteer days off
  • RSU stock grants*
  • Professional development and training opportunities
  • Company virtual happy hours, free food, and fun team-building activities
  • Monthly cell phone stipend
  • Recharge, reenergize, and pursue personal and professional goals with a 30-day paid leave after 5 years*
  • Access to an innovative mental health support platform that offers personalized care and resources in areas such as: therapy, coaching, and self-guided mindfulness exercises for all covered employees and their covered dependents.

*May vary by country and worker type - please reach out to your recruiter for more information

Click here to learn more about Fivetran's Benefits by Region.

We’re honored to be valued at over $5.6 billion, but more importantly, we’re proud of our core values of Get Stuck In, Do the Right Thing, and One Team, One Dream. Read about us in Forbes.

Fivetran brings together high-quality talent across the globe to make data access as easy and reliable as electricity for our customers. We value and recognize that our customers benefit from having innovative teams made of people from many backgrounds, experiences, and identities. Fivetran promotes diversity, equity, inclusion & belonging through attracting, recruiting, developing, and retaining a diverse workforce, not only because it is the right thing to do, but because it helps us build a world-class company to better serve our customers, our people and our communities.

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