Rambus Mgr, Test Engineering in Rotterdam, Netherlands

Overview:

Rambus (NASDAQ: RMBS) Cryptography Research and has offices in Rotterdam, Boston, Toronto, Sydney and Singapore.

Rambus offices in Rotterdam specializes in mobile token management software for card issuers to safely bring cards onto the mobile devices of their customers. Its certified and award-winning management software integrates with Mobile Pay solutions and independent mobile wallets to allow end-users to ‘tap & pay’ via NFC smartphones and wearables.

Whether cards are stored on the device or in the cloud using host card emulation (HCE), Rambus adapts to any mobile payments ecosystem and ensures security through tokenization; it enables customers to fulfil the role of a token service provider (TSP), securing transactions by removing vulnerable card data from the payment network.

Due to the recent growth in new product releases, project implementations, maintenance of our products, and customer support we are expanding our enthusiastic team.

Responsibilities:

You are responsible for managing QA Test Engineers in-house and off-shore. You will report to the VP, CTO about the status and progress of the testing for the products and customer projects. Sign-off on the quality of products and customer releases prior to delivery. The Test Manager will be a member of the core team of the Rambus payments group. The Test manager will manage the QA Test team and is responsible for quality control of the software deliveries.

The following tasks are part of your job:

Responsible for defining the QA strategy, approach and executing within the software development process

Responsible for leading and directing the Software test and QA team

Planning and managing the test resources based on test resource allocation requests from project and product managers

Mentor, and provide leadership to the team

Be accountable for the test automation projects

Participate in interviews, introduction, training and performance evaluation of all the team members

Provide technical leadership and expertise within the field of Quality Assurance and Testing

Focus on continuous QA improvements including usage of appropriate testing tools, test techniques and test automation

Be an escalation point for all matters related to testing and quality assurance and operate as a primary point of contact for the team

Direct the development of the QA strategy, methodology, discipline and framework. Driving and improving the QA team in areas of automated testing and agile testing

Work with (Technical) Project Managers and Software Development managers to develop and execute QA strategies to meet and exceed department and corporate quality goals.

Qualifications:

10+ years of QA management experience across multipe projects, off-shore and in-house

A strong leader with experience in implementing and shaping the QA processing and strategies

Strong organization, multi-tasking and time management skills

Strong communication skills with all the key stakeholders to ensure QA vision is understood and implemented correctly

Experience in managing testing departments or testing functions, managing large and complex activities and processes

Flexible with the ability to and work under pressure

Proactive, strong minded, quick thinker and assertive

Able to motivate a team, recognize good talent and bring out the best out of each individual.

A mature and professional individual who is self-motivated and enthusiastic.

Able to communicate with all levels of management and peers within the organization.

Ability to build, implement and direct quality assurance principles and maintain quality of delivery

Ability to handle conflict effectively

Anticipating problems and creating solutions

ISTQB Foundation in Software Testing

Desirable:

Experience in payments / banking / retail industry

Good understanding of the requirements analysis, definition and specification process

Familiar with IT software solutions and the software development life-cycle

Due to the nature of this position travel to India on a regular basis is required.

Job ID 2017-5883

Job Locations NL-Rotterdam

Category Engineering