Software Quality Assurance Lead

We are looking for a Software Quality Lead to join our development team and help us in our mission of building a product that disrupts the wireless industry. You will play a pivotal role on our team, from building beautiful user interfaces to improving the performance and stability of our app to ensuring that every phone call for each and every customer is crystal clear. Most importantly, the work you do every day will impact and change the way people communicate on a day-to-day basis.

What you'll do:

  • Implement and manage robust testing, release and user support processes
  • Design, devise and implement suitable testing areas and coverage
  • Create, design and execute impactful test plans, including both automated and manual tests
  • Own the transition of our manual testing processes to automation
  • Ensure end-to-end test coverage for all product features
  • Lead, coach and grow our current QA team consisting of manual and automation specialists
  • Lead the continuous measured improvement of testing processes, strategies, plans and frameworks


Who you are:

  • Demonstrated track record of leading QA teams on mobile-related projects in a fast-paced environment
  • Expert-level abilities in quality assurance including QA best practices, release process management, test automation and deep technical & engineering knowledge
  • Prior experience working in an environment of transitioning manual QA processes to automation
  • Ability to prioritize effectively
  • Strong orientation towards making the product the best it can be for the customer
  • Excellent organizational, verbal, written and interpersonal skills
  • Experience with Continuous Integration tools such as Bamboo, Jenkins or TravisCI preferred
  • Experience writing automation with mobile automation tools (such as Calabash, Espresso, XCTest) is preferred
  • A bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or Software Engineering or equivalent experience


  • Impactful work
  • TextNow-powered smartphone
  • Competitive total compensation package
  • Catered breakfast and lunch
  • Professional development
  • Fitness center on site, games room
  • Multiple social events (milestones celebrations, escape rooms, rock climbing)

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