About Brava Home:

We’re an IoT company focused on elevating and simplifying the in-home food experience. Our team consists of IoT and consumer hardware rockstars who have shipped products like the August Lock, Kindle and iPhone, as well as product, marketing and business trailblazers who have led multiple companies to high-profile exits. Are you a foodie looking to work with an amazing team that will both challenge and support you? Let’s talk!


The role:

As the Quality Assurance Lead for software, you will be responsible for leading our quality assurance department which is responsible for development, implementation, and execution of all test procedures and processes across our software products. This includes creation and management of test data sets to validate mainstream and edge scenarios through manual and automated testing.


Things you’ll own/do:

  • Work with the Brava team to ensure a best-in-class product

  • Set the standards for measuring product quality

  • Review and analyze business requirements and technical designs to identify test scenarios/cases as well as prioritize them for execution

  • Own regression testing by developing and executing regression-testing suites

  • Collaborate with engineering and product team members to address any issues related to the product and test runs

  • Handle escalations with the team and coordinate solutions with the right team members

  • Manage external team of QA analysts to deliver test runs and cases efficiently and effectively

  • Coach team members on testing / quality assurance practices and in making business-driven decisions

  • Identify areas where tools and automation are needed and provide the greatest impact

  • Ensure our functional testing procedures catch issues before customers find them

  • Own and execute the QA test plans of our physical device onsite


Our ideal candidate has:

  • 3+ years of progressive QA experience across both mobile and web applications

  • A strong leader who can shape and grow the QA team

  • An effective communicator who can clearly articulate needs and results with the team

  • Strong prioritization skills - you’re not only able to manage multiple tasks, you know what’s important and what needs to get done

  • Deep understanding of QA process and best practices

  • Experience with Agile development and practices

  • Experience with project management tools such as Jira

  • Experience with testing tools like Selenium, Appium, JMeter, Load Runner, Jasmine and Protractor

  • Bonus points: Experience with Java, Python, Javascript, Node.js, HTML / CSS


Why you should work here:

  • You’ll be compensated with competitive salary, equity and benefits

  • We’ll trust you to do things right

  • Your feedback and opinions are valued and heard

  • We’re at an early stage and provide significant career growth opportunity

  • You’ll be creating something that people love and use on a daily basis!