At adidas, our love for sport drives who we are and what we do. But just as a ball is more than leather and thread, and a show more than padding and plastic, we are bigger than our products. We don't just work to create faster shoes and lighter fabrics. We strive to help athletes everywhere perform their best. We believe that it's hard work inventing the future of sport, and that's why we love it; that when you push your limits, you make it possible for others to push theirs.
We believe that through Sport, we have the power to change lives.
To change lives, we have to create direct relationships with consumers and the best way to accelerate building direct relationships is through Digital.
WEB &MOBILE is providing the technical solutions to the fast growth adidas digital business, we create the vision, design, build and operate everything related to adidas digital B2C business. This includes online stores for all markets, both web and app, and everything related to digital marketing. On the same we build and operate our hype events platforms and digital retail.
What we are looking for:
Product test lead to consolidate and grow the QA engineering family in W&M and contribute to shape our QA strategy and practices, with focus on a given Product.
Ability to cope with change, make decisions and act comfortably when confronted with risk and uncertainty.
Familiar with CI/CD concepts, Test Management tools (as Xray for Jira), Test Reporting tools (as Jira dashboards, EazyBI reports…). Test Frameworks as Cucumber and Appium. Knowledge of Docker, Kubernetes and AWS would also be a plus.
Problem solving skills and hands on attitude.
Min. 8 years of IT experience, at least 5 in Quality Assurance.
3 years of experience working in agile including remote teams.
International Experience - ideally working abroad and mobile in leadership roles.
Motivation to never stop learning in the digital IT space.
Strong interpersonal and communication skills. Fluent in English.
College or university degree with focus on IT or equivalent.
Experience building software and knowledge of monitoring tools is a plus.
Establishing and evolving formal QA processes across global team of development and QA engineers.
Assuring quality of ever-growing set of backend (micro)services, (API, streaming, storage) that are providing capabilities to our digital products.
Ensuring that the team is using industry-accepted best practices in the Product.
Lead QA team members in the Product as well as contribute to the adidas Testing Community.
Develop and execute test cases, scripts, plans and procedures with heavy focus on automated testing.
Engage with key stakeholders (Tech Enablement, vendors, business, markets…).
Main technologies we use:
Nice to have but not mandatory.
Agile methodologies: Scrum/Kanban
Frameworks: SpringBoot, Node.js
Test Frameworks: Cucumber, Serenity BDD, Appium, Selenium, Rest-assured
Container knowledge: Kubernetes, Docker
Database: SQL, Cassandra, Elastic Search, Oracle
Platforms: Kafka, AWS
What we offer:
You will be part of a company where quality, innovation and continuous improvement are core principles of our culture.
You will be part of the growing adidas Testing Community, having an integral part in its evolution and impact on the company´s goals.
You will be part of a highly engaged, multinational with international career opportunities.
Individual development, training and a tech community.
Sport friendly environment, great work-life balance and flexibility.
Competitive salary, benefits and valuable discounts on adidas & Reebok products.
To be the best sports company in the world, you need the best talents within your teams. If you are looking for growing professionally within adidas, we are happy to receive your application.