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Manager, Software QA Engineer

Primary Location Hillsboro, Oregon Additional Locations Date posted 10/29/2018
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With the mission of capturing the biggest market share in the area of cyber security, network security, endpoint security, threat research, malware research, cloud security, we work together for a common goal of shaping the company’s future by designing and building the best in class robust and scalable security products for consumer and enterprise customers. As industry top performers, we aim to develop optimized high performance system software solutions with high availability and reliability.

This is where you come in. We are looking for a quality leader who defined by his/her unique and innovative skills, style or point of view.

Manage a team of software professionals including but not limited to test engineers, software developers, and quality architects who are responsible for delivering results over many areas of the software lifecycle: design, developing, debugging, validating, and optimization, customer engagement and product support. This might include systems software, drivers, high performance computing, development tools, enterprise applications, consumer applications or user interfaces. May also be required to provide architectural and technical guidance, and ensure that sound engineering practices are followed. Provides direction and goals to the group and interacts with stakeholders both internal and external.

As a Software QA Manager, a typical day might include following:

Developing and validating corporate and consumer security software to be used by millions of people around the world.

Performing the duties and rituals of an agile development lifecycle.

Managing the team and cross-team members to design, develop, debug, test, and release production quality products.

Managing development, test and analysis tool chain to help automate and improve software quality.

Curate and manage telemetry, dataflows and workflow automation to help the business understand and improve business outcomes.

Interface with Product Management, Project Management, Customer Experience and Design, Technical Support and other groups responsible for the development and support of our McAfee Corporate and Consumer Products.

You have:

5+ years of software development and quality assurance experience.

3+ years leading or managing a software development/quality team.

Excellent oral, written and interpersonal skills.

Bachelors Degree in Computer Science (or related field); Equivalent experience will be considered.

You are good at:

Dealing with high-concurrency environments and the primitives used to manage them

Understanding and negotiating trade-offs in software requirements and design

Collaborating, analyzing, documenting and converging on software design in a large group

To relentlessly protect all that matters through leading edge cyber security, from your workplace to your home and everywhere in between.

Our Vision:

To enable a world where cyber security is so consistent, reliable and effective that it becomes a trusted foundation in our lives – like clean air and water. Our technology enables the world to fully realize the transformative power of the digital age, by protecting all that matters. By doing our job well, we drive limitless innovation, securely.

Our Values:

We live our values day in and day out, do you think you can live our values with us? If you can, don’t think, just connect with us. Together is power.

We achieve Excellence with Speed and Agility. We Play to Win or Don’t Play. We Innovate without Fear. We Practice Inclusive Candor and Transparency. We Put the Customer at the Core.

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Shift 1 (United States of America)

Primary Location:

US, Oregon, Hillsboro

Posting Statement:

McAfee prohibits discrimination based on race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, pregnancy, gender expression or identity, sexual orientation or any other legally protected status.

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