You've found an archived job ad

It's time to move on. There are thousands of new & better jobs waiting for you!

View new job ads
Joboffer number #13494

Test Manager

CV Market´s client
Foreign country
Job ad expired!

Job Description


  • Recruit and lead a strong team of software development engineers in test (SDETs) to own the end to end quality assurance of Windows Live Now.
  • Define the processes, documentation, tools, and software test development methodologies required to validate Windows Live Now.
  • Work extensively with other teams across Microsoft on engineering issues, processes, tools, and standards.
  • Be responsible for providing technical test guidance to other teams at Microsoft’s European Development Centre.
  • Provide leadership on several other business challenges such as recruiting top candidates, re-recruiting your top performers, growing your personnel into technical and future leadership roles, owning organization-wide initiatives to increase organizational efficiency.


Minimum Requirements:

  • Passion for technology, customers, and managing and growing people.
  • Strong understanding of concepts regarding operating systems, data structures, and software and services lifecycle management.
  • 3+ years experience managing a group of software engineers in designing and implementing software including agile development methodologies.
  • Proven track record of strong mentoring and management for personnel development.
  • 3+ years experience in design, implementation and debugging skills using C or C++.
  • Dedication and willingness to learn new technologies and adopting new methodologies for the improvement of our products and organizational efficacy.
  • Experience in defining testability requirements and designing/implementing large software systems - particularly test automation frameworks.
  • Proven track record of hiring and retaining a strong technical team.
  • Ability and desire to collaborate with cross discipline and internationally distributed teams.
  • Experience in shipping at least one large software product through the entire product lifecycle.
  • Fluent English

Desired Requirements:
  • BS in CS or equivalent, MS desired.
  • Knowledge of best practices for developing secure code.
  • Ability to create and make effective presentations to senior management.

Note: All candidates must be willing to develop code if necessary.

Company offers

plus bonus,
plus relocation,
plus benefits

Additional information

Location: Dublin, Ireland.

Please state where you heard about the job

Darbo skelbimo numeris

Foreign country
Job type:
Additional info:
Expiration date:
04 June 2006
04 May 2006

CV Market´s client

Summary of Project/Product/Division:

The EDC Member Experience Team is responsible for a set of building-block services that enable the more visible Windows Live Services (e.g. Windows Live Mail, Windows Live Messenger, etc.). These services include services merchandising, installation, signup, sign in, billing, payouts, and account management. We are also responsible for the Windows Live Favorites Service.

We are building a new service called Windows Live Now, from the ground up, to deliver a seamless and frictionless installation and software management experience for the full suite of Windows Live Services. We are looking for a test manager with a deep passion for delivering value to customers via online services. The successful candidate will be responsible for building a team and defining processes and tools to deliver version 1.0 of a centralized consumer-focused software lifecycle management solution. Responsibilities will include architecture leadership, technology selection, recruiting, managing, test development, and test process definition. Your solutions will be leveraged by millions of customers and your impact will be felt company wide.

View More

Jūs kandidatuojate į:
Test Manager
Jūs būsite nukreipti į kitą portalą. Sekite ten esančias kandidatavimo instrukcijas. Sėkmės!
Jūs būsite nukreipti į kitą portalą. Sekite ten esančias kandidatavimo instrukcijas. Sėkmės!