Program QA Manager, Poland - Gdansk

Join a global team and deliver strong IT solutions
To enable our growth, we are creating a new IT hub in Gdansk, Poland we are looking for you to join about 40 other IT specialists, including architects, consultants, project managers, agile coaches and developers, to deliver great results within e.g. Integration, Cloud, security, network, shared infrastructure. 

As a Scandinavian company, we value mutual trust, collaboration and initiative. Thus, you will have every opportunity to share your ideas, learn and try new things on your own initiative. Join us to help create a center of expertise and collaborate across cultures and borders.

Are you an experienced Test or QA manager ready to take the next step? We are looking for a talented and experienced profile that can take the role as Quality Assurance manager for one of our strategic programs (Agile Release Train) in Arla. Join our team of highly skilled people working truly agile and help transform the way work with QA when delivering projects in Arla.

Quality Assurance in an Agile setup
You will join one of our largest agile programs as a Senior QA Manager and work with the rest of the program management team to set the direction for how we work with Quality Assurance when developing our new solutions.

We are working very close to the business in Arla in cross-functional scrum teams where business needs and IT solutions are matched to provide the greatest value to Arla. We are a multi-national, multi-functional and very dedicated team working truly agile according to the SAFe framework.

Create the future of dairy via setting the direction for quality assurance
As a Senior QA Manager for the Commercial Agile Release Train your key focus will be to set the direction for how the scrum teams work with QA and testing, help ensure the necessary capabilities are in place and coach the teams to master this discipline in an agile environment.

Your primary tasks will be:

  • Define the QA and testing approach for the program and ensure it’s aligned with the Arla’s overall test strategy
  • Drive the QA and testing approach into the scrum teams and ensure it’s fit for purpose
  • Coach and train the team members in the needed QA processes and tools
  • Own and Monitor the overall system testing plan and QA and drive the actions to improve where needed
  • Ensure the right level of test automation

Experienced manager with focus on quality
You are an experienced Test or QA manager with a strong understanding of the agile test and QA practices. You have +3 years of experience from a similar role and used to working with different platforms and technologies. This allows you to guide the teams on how best to approach the QA and testing in their area. Experience from the SAP or Azure platform is a clear advantage and so is knowledge of TestRail and Tosca.

As we are working agile not only on team level but also on program level, you need to have vast experience with the agile culture and mind-set. You are a strong leader and a team player with excellent corporation and communication skills (also in English). You thrive in managing your stakeholders and have a personal drive to  succeed – together with others.

Application and Contact
If you want to be part of our journey and help shape the industry, then seize this exciting opportunity. Please apply as soon as possible.

For additional information, please call Senior IT Manager Rolf Bonde on +45 8638 1793.

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