Firefox QA Supervisor

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Remote, Toronto

The target locations for this position is our Toronto office or Remote in the EST Timezone.

Mozilla builds Firefox, an open source browser that champions user choice and privacy, and we need your help shipping a quality product that is freely available to hundreds of millions of users throughout the world. As a leader in the Quality Assurance team at Mozilla you will work alongside product engineering to understand and reduce risk in order to ship products with real benefit for our users. The Quality Assurance team is part of the Product Integrity group, which provides operational support for both tactical day-to-day activities and longer term process and automation improvements. The Product Integrity group uses data to guide effective engineering operations and manage product risk. We are looking for candidates with strong technical background, who have experience leading small QA teams. This is a great opportunity if you want to advance your career towards QA Management, and capitalize on your technical experience to make your team succeed. As a Supervisor, Firefox Quality Assurance at Mozilla, you will:
  • ​Improve and enforce our current methodologies for Test Plans, Release Criteria, Automation and Testing
  • Engage with product engineering prior to development starting to assess testing needs
  • Review Test Plans and Release Criteria
  • Break down and assign testing tasks
  • Participate in release planning and status reviews
  • Develop risk mitigation strategies
  • Test Mozilla's products
  • Mentor quality assurance engineers
Your Professional Profile:
  • Quality assurance background beyond manual/exploratory testing, with minimum 7 years of QA experience
  • Direct or indirect leadership of small, distributed teams
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to automate test steps and repetitive manual tests (knowledge of Python, JavaScript, Sikuli and Selenium is a plus)
  • Ability to reason about data from many sources and understand risk
  • Ability to balance risks and timely product needs
About Mozilla

Mozilla exists to build the Internet as a public resource accessible to all because we believe that open and free is better than closed and controlled. Join us to work on the Web as the platform and help create more opportunity and innovation for everyone online. Mozilla is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity throughout our recruiting and hiring process and is dedicated to increasing diversity in our workplace.