QA Manager | AI Intelligence Startup (Toronto)

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    Software Engineering, Data Science

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    Competitive + Equity + Bonus + Benefits

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    Kiel O'Mara

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    Kiel O'Mara

Based in San Francisco, Ca, this Well-Funded, rapidly expanding startup is empowering developers, general contractors, and other construction stakeholders to leverage Drones, AI, and intelligence technology, improve how they get work done, and achieve more together. 

“Construction Intelligence” provides insights about job site cost, safety, and progress and will enable the sustainably built cities of tomorrow. They develop and license an artificial intelligence construction analytics platform. The software is powered by a proprietary machine vision neural network that can accurately recognize 100+ types of construction equipment and activities.

What You'll Do:

  • Create scalable test automation frameworks from scratch
  • Collaborate with team leadership to improve overall product quality throughout the development process
  • Continually improve the operational efficiency and effectiveness of the QA effort by assessing current quality assurance practices and incorporating new strategies
  • Be the internal advocate and spokesperson for all things QA. Clearly communicate issues, risks, concerns, and successes
  • Identify project risks, prevention, and mitigation strategies. Take appropriate steps to resolve issues including changes to work methods, technologies, and influencing partner group behaviors
  • Contribute directly to performance evaluation of individuals and teams, compiling objective feedback that is channeled toward both personal and process improvement

What You'll Bring:

  • Minimum of 8 years' software testing/QA experience - with at least 3 years in a Lead/Principal/Staff role
  • Proficiency with test automation tools, such as - Selenium, Cucumber, Junit, SoapUI, or Postman
  • You are familiar with software development and testing practices, like branching models, release planning, test plans, test cases, and CI/CD
  • Must have proven experience with QA tools and methodologies - Including building frameworks and processes from scratch
  • Proven track record of leading QA programs in agile environments - Startup experience /mindset - ESSENTIAL
  • Experience managing projects, including establishing project plans, project budgets and determining task dependencies, assigning tasks, and implementing operational changes
  • Have excellent analytical and problem-solving skills, recognizing and balancing priorities and identifying new methods to deal with issues
  • Ability to triage issues, react well to changes, work with teams and ability to multi-task on multiple products and projects
  • Experience in the domain of AI, Machine Learning and Computer Vision - Nice to have

On Offer:

  • Competitive Salary
  • Early-employee stock units
  • Fantastic benefits - Including dependent healthcare