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QA Chapter Lead (Manager) – €Multi Billion Ecommerce Company – Munich (hybrid)

QA Chapter Lead (Manager)€Multi Billion Ecommerce Company – Munich (hybrid)

We are recruiting for a global leader in the Ecommerce sector, who is headquartered in Munich and is currently searching for a QA Chapter Lead who will manage and improve QA practise across all of their 40 different engineering teams. The business is flourishing more than ever before, they had €2.14 billion turnovers last year and are on target to hit €2.65 Billion in 2022.

They owe their success to their innovative technology-driven approach to software development and data-driven decision-making. As a QA Chapter Lead, you will be working with a mature team of QA’s who have work in Cross Functional development teams. You will have both managerial and technical leadership responsibilities. You will work with all the department heads and report into C-Level.

My client is dedicated to pushing the boundaries on all technology fronts, you will be working with teams who are building cutting-edge software using the latest Cloud-Native technologies. You will have the freedom to impose your own ideas and introduce the latest trends into their QA division, which currently consists of over 45 QA engineers.

The business has over 900 employees, split across 4 locations (Munich HQ, Poland, Austria & Spain). They have a very international and diverse community and highly value work life balance, unlimited career growth, amazing benefits, competitive salaries and guaranteed bonuses for everyone.

Tech Stack in engineering: Java (Spring boot), Kotlin, Python, React, Selenium, Cypress, AWS, Docker, Kubernetes, Terraform and many other tools and frameworks.


  • 10 years or more experience working as a QA/ Test Engineer (focus on Automation)
  • Over 3 years of experience managing QA teams (ideally over 15 team members
  • Strong experience & knowledge of programming and QA strategies
  • Sound understanding of business domains and ability to create business goals into working solutions and practises
  • Experience working in diverse cultures and open mindset with strong social skills.
  • Excellent verbal and nonverbal communication skills.
  • Motivational and proven leadership skills
  • Ideally having experience in the ecommerce, retail or high-traffic consumer facing environments
  • Strong organizational skills and ability to work with peers at all levels in the business
  • A strategic and goal orientated mindset, with a keen eye on vision and growth.

What they offer in return:

  • Highly motivated and friendly teams from over 50 nationalities
  • Office located in central Munich with excellent public transport links
  • Flexible working hours and healthy work-life balance with 30 vacation days
  • State-of-the-art equipment and mobile phones
  • Continuous development through internal and external training programs
  • Free fitness memberships and schemes
  • Employee discount for all company shops
  • Company pension scheme
  • Regular company events (technical meet-ups, hackathons, and social events)


If this position sounds interesting to you, do not hesitate to apply and one of our consultants will be in touch to arrange the next steps.


If you would like further information, please contact Ukantha on Ukantha@next-ventures.com

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