QA Lead (Madrid, Spain)


The Company

Our customer, dormakaba, is a Swiss/German multinational with more than 16,000 employees. They are one of the leading providers of innovative security and access solutions for selected segments of the fast-growing security industry.

They will hire the selected candidate as an internal and permanent employee.

Description of the Position

They are looking for a QA Lead to join their International Business Applications Team located in Madrid.


Working Experience

  • 2+ years of experience as QA lead (test manager).
  • 3+ years of experience as tester. Ability to implement and track processes and workflows.
  • Prior experience in functional testing.
  • Jira, Zephyr and Confluence tools.
  • Bugs management experience.
  • Generation of testing results reports.
  • Experience working with offshore teams.


Key Responsibilities

  • Design test cases.
  • Execute tests (end-to-end, functional, API, integration, etc.).
  • Train & coach development team in terms of quality.
  • Proactively contribute to developing QA testing strategies.
  • Act as a QA working directly with the end-to-end tests.
  • Lead initiatives both in the development team as with the end-to-end tests.
  • Ensure QA processes are applied across development team.
  • Ensure documentation consistency.
  • Prepare risk impact analysis.
  • Track and trace bugs.
  • Generate the traceability between the new features and the tests.

Mandatory Skills

  • We are looking for brilliant people, not for a list of skills (please consider that we value attitude more than your expertise).
  • Ability to collaborate with product management to provide a superior user experience.
  • You are autonomous and highly organized (documentation skills).
  • Comfortable with ambiguity and taking the initiative regarding issues and decisions.
  • An energetic self-starter with strong analytical and troubleshooting skills.
  • Proactivity.
  • Team working in an agile environment.
  • Curiosity and eagerness to learn.
  • Understanding of TDD and BDD methodologies.

Valuable Skills

  • University degree or equivalent on Technical College or relevant related experience.
  • Salesforce and ServiceMax experience.
  • SAP experience.
  • You have a prior experience in automation testing.
  • Mobile testing experience.
  • Exploratory testing.

English: Very good Business English required (B2/C1).

Job Location
Madrid. European Union citizen; otherwise, a valid job permit is mandatory.

A very competitive salary package.

Working from Home
At least three days a week.

If you are interested, send an email to including in the subject: ‘QA Lead’ along with your English CV.