Head of QA

Founded in 2014, Ledger is a leader in security and infrastructure solutions for cryptocurrencies and blockchain applications. Headquartered in Paris, with offices in Vierzon, New York, London and Sin

Founded in 2014, Ledger is a leader in security and infrastructure solutions for cryptocurrencies and blockchain applications. Headquartered in Paris, with offices in Vierzon, New York, London and Singapore, Ledger has a team of 280+ professionals developing products and services to safeguard cryptocurrency assets for individuals and companies.
As part of a strong growth we are looking for talent to join the Engineering team, create, lead, grow and manage QA activities.


Responsibilities

    • Live and breathe software quality, and lose sleep over sub-par software products.
    • Manage, train and nurture a Test Automation and Quality Assurance team. Expect the team to be internationally distributed, including “offshore” locations.
    • Define and build best-in-class processes, practices and toolchains to integrate testing through our entire software development and continuous delivery process.
    • Ensure test processes for new applications and features are designed into the product development process.
    • Collaborate closely with engineering leads, product managers and leadership to continuously improve the quality of our products and architect test harnesses for continuous testing.
    • Identify areas of improvement in the platform and process and define remedial measures to fix them.
    • Set benchmark metrics for software quality across the product organization and work with team leads to define a way to measure, meet and exceed them.
    • Partner with product teams to define, develop and implement test requirements for new product features.
    • Assess overall product quality approach. Plan, execute, monitor and validate testing processes.
    • Develop test plans for each new release that includes test strategy for all new product functionality.
    • Track defects identified outside of validation processes and develop plans to ensure there are tests in place to capture the defects.
    • Develop new automated tests as needed.
    • Become a Ledger solution expert to thoroughly analyze all use-case scenarios.
    • Develop project plans and budgeting.


Requirements

    • 10+ years of Quality Assurance design, development, execution, test automation, test plan, test case implementation and delivery.
    • Functional and non-functional testing (scalability).
    • Component, integration, and end-to-end quality assurance.
    • Management role in defining and implementing an overall software development quality life-cycle approach
    • Experience with international management, including “offshore” teams.
    • Experience with test automation frameworks (Selenium, Cypress, …).
    • Ability to work effectively with internal teams to define scope, goals, project plans and deliverables.
    • Define and monitor project dependencies, milestones, timelines, and budgets to ensure adherence to project requirements.
    • Software development skills.
    • Team player with excellent interpersonal skills and ability to work cross-functionally.
    • Excellent presentation and written communication.
    • Engineering degree.


Benefits

    • Competitive compensation package and ESOP according to the Company policy
    • Flexible working hours, remote-friendly environment
    • Strong focus on personal development including internal/external trainings and attendance to conferences
    • Internal talks, technical meetups and hackathons
    • High performance office equipment
    • Comprehensive health insurance policy offering extensive medical, dental and vision care coverage
    • Meal Vouchers with Swile (ex Lunchr)
    • Annual company outing for Ledgerdary Days plus infrequent parties, snacks and drinks
    • Employee discount on Ledger products
Ledger guarantees equity for all during the recruitment process, without any distinction of gender, ethnicity, religion, sexual orientation, social status, disability or age