Cogito is searching for a QA leader to drive quality initiatives to the left as we pursue our CI/CD deployments. This person will be responsible for leading and growing an established team of quality engineers; providing strategic and tactical leadership, technical guidance, people management and team development. The Quality Engineering Manager is responsible for the overall planning and execution of the Cogito test strategy. They will develop the engineering processes and standards that drive quality throughout the development cycle, working with development and systems management to ensure that we provide our customers with reliable enterprise grade service. Working with peers in the sales and support organization the Quality Engineering Manager makes recommendations to senior engineering management on appropriate levels of investment in test staffing, tooling, and time. Responsibilities:Manage a distributed team of QA professionals, in the US and India Develop the Cogito test strategy for all components of the system, based on both technical and business needsContribute to robust, scalable, and high-quality test automation solutions for functional, integration and performance testing (front-end and back-end APIs)Improve the Cogito test framework, continuous integration pipeline, and other tools as required to maintain the highest product qualityLead the engineering organization in the implementation of the test strategy, working across the entire engineering organization Estimate test efforts, analyze and communicate results, and participate in day to day scrum activitiesMentor development and systems engineers on best QA practices Requirements:10+ years of experience in QAExperience building and leading QA teamsExperience designing QA strategyExperience driving quality throughout an organizationSelf starter and attention to detailAdept at working in an Agile Scrum development environment Knowledge of Python and JAVA is requiredExperience with automated testing tools including Selenium, Cucumber, Jmeter or Locust is requiredBS/CS or equivalentSkills:SeleniumCucumber (BDD)JenkinsCI/CDSAASExcellent written and verbal communications skillsBenefits- Your choice of comprehensive benefits for you and your - dependents effective on date of hire; health, dental, vision, flexible spending, life insurance, disability, additional voluntary supplemental life insurance- Pet Insurance - Employee Assistance Programs (EAP) - 20 days vacation time, 5 days sick time, 2 floating holidays and 11 company holidays- 2 "Be Gentle" personal days- 401(k) retirement plan options- Competitive pay and bonus eligibility- Stock options via equity grants- Ongoing professional development and cross-training- Company paid parental leave upon hire- Office Optional policy where Cogician's choose where they work either primarily remote, primarily in office or hybrid - Ability to support Cogician's anywhere in the US through our Office Optional policy- Employee Referral Bonus Program- Employee Resource Groups #LI-RemoteEqual Opportunity EmployerCogito is a proud equal opportunity employer. We are committed to fair hiring practices and to creating a welcoming environment for all team members. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, age, familial status or veteran status.Authorization to WorkApplicants for employment in the US must be authorized to work in the US.