QA Manager

Location: Austin, TX

Department: Development

Type: Full Time

Min. Experience: Manager/Supervisor


We're looking for a QA engineering team member who can test like the best and who is ready to move into their first or perhaps second QA manager role.  

Our QA team needs to grow and we want to hire a manager to guide the team.  The manager needs to be an amazing tester as well as a kind, business-driven, servant leader.  

Here's what we're looking for.

  • Must clearly understand how digital agencies function in order to delivery software to buyers as well as their customers
  • Must know how to write a test plan, test objectives, and test cases
  • Must know how to test (like the best) and love testing and be willing to test as an individual contributor on a project team while also leading the team as their manager
  • Must understand different types of testing such as: unit; integration; system / functional; manual; exploratory; security; stress; load
  • Must understand how to test things other than software such as comps, brands, content architecture, and requirements
  • Must understand the SDLC and how to insert a QA team into this
  • Must know how to test websites built with open source technology
  • Must know how to test CMS sites using technology from Wordpress, Drupal, and Jekyll
  • Must know how to collaborate deeply with other disciplines such as development, experience, creative, visual, content, and strategy
  • Should know how to recruit, hire, and fire 
  • Should know how to blend being dogmatic with the need to operate on a whim
  • Should know how to perform an audit of a QA department in order to understand what is being done well and what could be improved
  • Should know how to closely work with the HR partner
  • Should know how to staff QA team members to projects
  • Should know how to assist sales with winning deals when applicable
  • Could understand how to manage team members according to a career plan
  • Could understand some about automated testing
  • Could understand some about testing mobile, IOT, hardware (these are not primary service offerings of the business)

If you're interested, of course send a resume but more importantly - please send a thoughtful response as to why you're interested in this role.  We're looking for the right soul - not the right person.

The Springbox QA team


  • Insurance: Medical/Dental/Vision/Life & Supplemental Life insurance/ FSA/HSA/ Short & Long Term Disability
  • 401(k) Plan
  • Unlimited PTO & Paid Holidays
  • Maternity & Paternity Leave
  • Flexible Work Schedule
  • Casual Office Attire
  • Bring Your Dog To Work
  • Fully Stocked Kitchens
  • Company sponsored Yoga Classes
  • Onsite Gym and Shower
  • Commuter or Parking Assistance
  • Company Social Events
  • Volunteer Programs
  • Employee Referral Bonus
  • Job Type: Full-time


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