Director, Quality Engineering


Join the Quality Engineering team at Fandom and work with great people (fans! Star Wars, Twin Peaks, RPG games, you name it!). As the Director, Quality Engineering you will report to our SVP of Engineering and manage a team who ensure our features and projects create the best experience for our users.

You will oversee planning, management and technical execution of business goals. You will communicate with important partners in Engineering and Product and our partner organizations throughout the company. You and your team will manage CI/CD and test automation infrastructure to empower your Quality Engineers and the software development teams to provide product features as quickly as possible. You and your team will guide the Incident Management and Escalation process within Engineering. You will engage with your team to mentor them and their career development.


You Will...

  • Lead the Quality Engineering team to meet business goals on time
  • Focus your team on best practices and sound testing and automation approaches
  • Clarify design and technical requirements
  • Drive business, technical, and planning discussions
  • Provide information about goals and project status to your team and the business
  • Accelerate development of the team and the team members
  • Guide the hiring process for the Quality Engineering team
  • Have hands-on QA and automation work
  • Guide the research, implementation and management of modern test automation and CI/CD infrastructure
  • Operate in an environment where you have a direct influence on product and technical decisions


You Have...

  • 5+ years of professional experience leading QA team(s)
  • 7+ years of professional web testing experience
  • You are creative and data-driven
  • You have a desire to make a significant impact
  • Focused on code quality and automated testing
  • Mentoring Skills


Benefits & Perks

  • MacBook Pro and all the gear you need for work
  • Free access to a multitude of popular online courses and books sponsored by the company
  • An on-demand budget for education, training, and conferences
  • Company stock options
  • Company swag packages
  • Cafeteria Benefit Program (including private medical care, gym membership, shopping/wellness bonus, etc.)
  • VTO (Voluntary Time Off) - a day off every quarter for volunteering non-profit
  • Frequent team bonding events
  • Flexible work hours & time-off
  • Employee Interest and Hobby Groups supported by the company
  • Open, energetic and fan-focused, international work environment


About Fandom

Fandom is a global entertainment media brand powered by fan passion. Fandom has a global audience of almost 300 million monthly unique users and encompasses over 400,000 fan communities. We currently feature more than 55 million pages of content, inclusive of video. Our Fandom values are:

  • We serve a global community.Connection with our fans, creators, and partners is at our core, and it's grounded by our active efforts of inclusion.
  • We build experiences.We imagine, improve, and deliver solutions.
  • We bring joy.We celebrate our fandoms, our teammates, and the work we do.


Learn More about Fandom


Fandom is an Equal Opportunity Employer

At Fandom, one of our core values is We Serve a Global Community. Connection with our fans, creators, and partners is at our core, and it's grounded by our active efforts of inclusion. As such, we're proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer, and we do not discriminate based on race, ethnicity, ancestry, citizenship status, religion, color, national origin, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), marital status, registered domestic partner status, caregiver status, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, transgender status, sexual stereotypes, age, genetic information, military or veteran status, mental or physical disability, political affiliation, status as a victim of domestic violence, assault or stalking, or other applicable legally protected characteristics.

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