Software Quality Assurance Manager - Drive Innovation and Automation!
Los Gatos, California - Full Time

If you are a hands-on Software QA Manager, this is the optimum time to join ShareVault and capitalize on the high growth we are experiencing as a B2B SaaS company. You will lead a small team of SQA engineers, helping to position us for our next stage of growth by driving and constantly improving product quality. In this highly visible role, you’ll lead the QA team and work closely with software developers, support, product management and security teams to innovate, plan, execute and improve both manual and automated test effectiveness. This is a hands-on role, so you’ll also be rolling up your sleeves to do tests yourself. In addition, you’ll lead a software validation initiative that will allow our customers to comply with 21 CFR Part 11.
Reporting directly to the Chief Product Officer (co-founder), your contributions will have a significant and visible impact on this dynamic and fast moving company at the forefront of the secure document sharing market. Enjoy the benefits of working in a collaborative, customer-centric team environment as you grow your career with a company that offers ample opportunity for advancement.
ShareVault is a leader in the virtual data room market, providing a platform for organized, secure sharing of sensitive documents for due diligence, litigation support, clinical trials, investor communications, and other critical businss applications in a wide variety of sectors including financial services, life scienes and legal.

As QA Manager for ShareVault, you’ll have a hands-on management role in our product development lifecycle, ensuring enhanced product quality for improved customer satisfaction: 

  • Work with the SQA team to define and execute effective testing methodologies and QA best practices to ensure high quality deployments in suitable timeframes.
  • Work hands-on directly with the QA engineers to develop, plan and execute a combination of automated and manual testing based on test cases built from functional specifications, user stories and acceptance criteria.
  • Build strong relationships product development, product management, product support and security team stakeholders to understand the needs for the SQA roadmap.
  • Identify and implement strategies for creating realistic test data and load simulation to prove software readiness based on functiobnality, performance and scale. 
  • Measure and report on SQA metrics on a regular basis, not only to prove the readiness of new builds, but also for tracking KPIs for management.
  • Prepare documentation for each new release package, suitable for use by our customers who are subject to 21 CFR part 11.
  • Provide leadership, technical expertise and coaching for individual contributors on the QA team. 
  • Be an active member of the QA team, conducting tests yourself and documenting test cases.

Required Skills and Experience                             

  • 3+ years experience as a hands-on QA team lead or QA manager
  • 5+ years of progressively responsible experience in software quality assurance
  • Expert user of Atlassian tools such as Jira and Confluence
  • Proven track record in leading development of automation tools, implementing test methodologies, automated test scripting and test cases for B2B web applications.
  • Demonstrated history of a passion for quality
  • Testing and debugging applications on Windows and Mac environments
  • Strong knowledge and experience in QA methodologies
  • Experience working in an Agile environment and implementing lean development methodologies. 
  • Comfortable with fast-paced, schedule driven development
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills (ability to communicate technical concepts to a non-technical audience)
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science/Engineering major, or equivalent industry experience acceptable

ShareVault provides a simple, secure way to share sensitive documents with third parties during due diligence and other vital business processes. Our on-demand platform is an innovative cloud computing solution that enables our customers to manage critical time-sensitive and document-centric processes faster and easier. ShareVault is based in Los Gatos, California, with development offices in Bangalore, India.

ShareVault is widely recognized as a leader in intuitive, innovative virtual data rooms and offers one of the few solutions embracing PC, Mac, and mobile platforms. ShareVault offers the highest degree of security and reliability combined with unparalleled speed, ease of use and functionality.

Backed by the experience of billions of dollars in successful deal transactions, along with industry-leading customer support, ShareVault can greatly accelerate any deal or transaction. ShareVault also works with other technologies such as SharePoint, to allow our customers to safely share documents with third parties. ShareVault can be used in a variety of business transaction scenarios, including M&A Sell Side, M&A Buy Side, Corporate Finance, Bankruptcy, Technology Licensing, Business Development, Biopharmaceutical Partnering, Corporate Communications, Fundraising, Syndicated Loans, and Strategic Procurement. ShareVault plays a key role in the following industries: Financial Services; Biopharmaceutical; Legal Services; Alternative Energy/Clean-Tech and Oil & Gas.