Quality Manager H/F/X

Quality Manager H/F/X

DESCRIPTION OF THE COMPANY

OpenClassrooms is a mission-driven company that makes education accessible to everyone, everywhere. 🌎

We are the leading online education platform in Europe and Africa, offering fully accredited online diplomas based on the skills of the future and gathering each month a passionate community of 2 million students from around the world.

We are very proud to be part of the B Corp community (more than 3,500 companies that combine profit and general interest), and to have the Great Place to Work label. OpenClassrooms is also part of the Next40 group for the second consecutive year.

We have recently announced a new fundraising of 80 million dollars. This will help us invest in our product, continue our growth and make education even more accessible across the world!

 

Welcome to the revolution of education! #BecomeFutureProof

 

Testing is evaluating a product by learning about it through exploration and experimentation, which includes to some degree: questioning, study, modelling, observation, inference,... (and plenty of other stuff).

Today, the Quality Engineering Team is composed of Quality Engineers in charge of exploratory testing and implementing test automation. Your role will be to lead and manage them (6 to 8 people, integrated into squads) and grow the team to the next level.

Our mission:

Our mission is to accelerate the achievement of shippable quality that makes education accessible.

Our philosophy and principles:

  • Modern Testing / Quality Assistance
  • Rapid Software Testing
  • Early Testing (Shift left)
  • Executable Specifications (BDD Gherkin)
  • Ubiquitous Language
  • Design System (Visual Testing)

 

RESPONSIBILITIES

Your primary responsibility is to drive the quality we expect from our product and therefore allow our users to always keep learning whenever and wherever they want!

In this role, you will:

  • Manage Quality Engineers who work on different OpenClassrooms major product areas and motivate them to do their best and grow every day
  • Scale the team and recruit new Quality Engineers
  • Support the Quality Engineering Team in achieving a high level of quality
  • Establish common knowledge of key concepts, strategies, and promote our vision
  • Define and maintain quality processes to ensure timely delivery
  • Proactively seek ways to enhance department productivity
  • Contribute to quality-wide initiatives and shape the quality team’s culture
  • Impact business goals through effective and efficient quality strategy and relevant processes
  • Build tight connections with Product Managers, Engineers, Solution Managers and Data

 

REPORTING LINE

You’ll report directly to Vincent Dauce, Quality Director, and build with him the vision of Quality for OpenClassrooms.

 

YOU WILL LOVE THIS JOB IF

  • You possess excellent organisational skills
  • You know how to manage quality engineers from different backgrounds with different skills and recruit the right people to grow your team
  • You bring a collaborative approach and belief that the best products are built through a partnership with Product, Design, and Engineering
  • You proactively anticipate needs for different teams and projects
  • You have a “systemic” mindset and know-how to maintain a high level of quality
  • You have an eagerness to give and receive constructive feedback in a transparent work environment
  • You can communicate both orally and in writing in both French and English

 

YOUR BACKGROUND

  • 2+ years of successful experience as a Lead Quality and as a manager
  • You have an excellent knowledge of testing methodologies, and a technical understanding of the web, API, SQL, and automation tools. 
  • You are familiar with budget and reporting requirements

 

WHY JOIN US

  • A work environment and a strong culture built on agility, openness, respect and high quality
  • A competitive salary
  • Health insurance (“Mutuelle”) monthly fee entirely paid by OpenClassrooms and remote medical consultations for free
  • Access to professional development training sponsored by OpenClassrooms
  • Pass Navigo entirely paid by OpenClassrooms
  • Meal vouchers (Employer contribution at 60%, the max authorised by law)
  • Access to the gym for free (Gymlib paid by OpenClassrooms)
  • Unlimited days off, and after 1 year at OpenClassrooms, a 1.000€ premium once a year for 15+ days off taken
  • “Remote  First” work policy
  • A company MacBook / PC

 

HIRING PROCESS

  • The journey starts with the first interview with a member of the Talent Acquisition team
  • Then a videoconference with the Manager of the team you are applying to join
  • This will then be followed by a case study to validate your practical job-related skills 
  • For the very final round, you will meet other team members (Brand & Comms, Learning, Employers & Student Success, Finance…)
  • Finally, you will be asked to provide us with professional references including contact details. 

 

Intrigued? We’d love to hear from you! Apply today — we’re standing by for your resume!

 

Feel free to check our online course How do we work at OpenClassrooms to get the gist of who we are.

👉 OpenClassrooms is a French hyper-growth company eligible for the French Tech Visa program. That means, for foreign candidates, benefiting from the accelerated procedure to apply for a "Talent Passport" residence permit. There is also a simplified "accompanying family" procedure available for spouses and dependent minor children. More information here

👉 Working at OpenClassrooms means joining a dynamic and stimulating team, take up challenges, meet awesome people every week, and change the world, a little bit, every day!

Additional information

  • Remote status

    Flexible remote

Or, know someone who would be a perfect fit? Let them know!

OpenClassrooms, Paris

10 Quai de la Charente
75019 Paris Directions hello@openclassrooms.com +(33)1 80 88 80 30

Perks & benefits

  • "Remote First" Policy

    You can work from home and/or from the office

  • Flexible timetables

    Results rather than presence oriented!

  • Medical Insurance

    An excellent health insurance for you and your family

  • Meal vouchers

    Meal vouchers for all working days

  • Free gym subscription

    Unlimited vouchers for sports through Gymlib (France)

  • Travel expenses

    Full coverage of travel expenses and public transportation

  • Unlimited days off

    Unlimited days off and a 1.000€ premium once a year for 15+ days off taken (after one year of seniority)

  • A Macbook / PC and everything you need to be productive

    It includes weekly organic fruit baskets, unlimited tea, coffee, and candies that are offered at the office. If you work remotely, we'll provide you with the necessary equipment (screen, desk, chair, bluetooth headset etc.)

What is it like to work at OpenClassrooms?

 

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