Job ID : 946759 Date Updated : October 11th, 2019
Defect (QA) Manager

Defect (QA) Manager - US Telecom Giant

Location Tokyo - 23 Wards
Job Type Permanent Full-time
Salary Negotiable, based on experience

Job Description

Rare opportunity for candidates to look for a managerial position with stable career growth in a market leading company.

Client Details

Our client is American multinational technology conglomerate headquartered in California, that develops, manufactures, and sells networking hardware, telecommunications equipment, and other high-technology services and products. The Tokyo office is developing rapidly and they are looking for a high caliber candidate to join the team.

Description

  • To own and chair regular defect calls with lead Development, Test and Operational Teams, and to provide clear minutes and actions for the Defect Process;

  • Liaising with the Problem Management Team to ensure a clear and efficient interaction within overlapping processes, and to promote this with all project deliverables;

  • Ensuring all defects are entered correctly and controlled / managed as effectively as possible through their lifecycle;

  • Maintaining absolute integrity of the defect database and ensuring a full audit trail for any changes made to defect status outside of the published defect process;

  • Represent the regional position on defect status to both regional users and international staff on a regular basis;

Job Offer

  • Attractive fringe benefits

  • Corporate office in Roppongi

  • International exposure in an US based IT giant

  • Good training and career development

  • Work life balance/ work from home

Page Group Japan is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

General Requirements

Minimum Experience Level No experience
Career Level Entry Level
Minimum English Level Daily Conversation
Minimum Japanese Level Fluent
Minimum Education Level Associate Degree/Diploma
Visa Status No permission to work in Japan required

Required Skills

  • 3-5+ years of relevant experience regarding business analysis, quality assurance, testing and defect management;

  • The ability to chair, own, and steer critical defect meetings to achieve a satisfactory outcome;

  • Good working knowledge of software development lifecycle;

  • Demonstrate experience of working in high pressure environments in previous roles.

  • Ability to manage repeatable standard processes along with an ability to find, own and resolve ad-hoc issues;

  • Ability to forge strong relationships with internal customers, influencing and persuading where appropriate and resolving any conflicts which arise.

  • Experience of UAT, SIT, NFT, OAT and DR type test phases and the defects that arise from them;

Job Location

  • Tokyo - 23 Wards

Work conditions

Job Type Permanent Full-time
Salary Negotiable, based on experience
Recruiter Company Information

Michael Page

Defect (QA) Manager - US Telecom Giant - 946759

Company Description

Our client is American multinational technology conglomerate headquartered in California, that develops, manufactures, and sells networking hardware, telecommunications equipment, and other high-technology services and products. The Tokyo office is developing rapidly and they are looking for a high caliber candidate to join the team.