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Salesforce QA Lead (m/f/d)

Tech & Engineering
Munich
Full Time
Permanent
Experienced Professionals

Salesforce QA Lead (m/f/d)


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As a Salestech QA Lead at IU, you will play a pivotal role in leading the QA & Automation efforts across the Salestech cluster. Reporting directly to the Head of Engineering/Head of Quality Engineering, your primary focus is implementing automation and being an SME of QA, harnessing your advanced technical expertise to enhance the effectiveness of the team and acting as a consultant in your team, using your advanced domain knowledge to problem-solve. The role will involve close collaboration with Product Owners, Engineering managers, and DevOps.

A significant part of your role will be fostering a culture of technical mentorship, conducting comprehensive code reviews of automation frameworks, and maintaining robust quality frameworks. Aligned with IU’s customer-centric approach, you play a critical role in delivering maximum business value to our customers, driving continuous experimentation and learning within the team. Working with the Head of Engineering in your cluster and the Head of Quality Engineering, you ensure the team’s technical policies align with our broader technology strategy.

Your tasks

  • Implementing frameworks for functional, performance, API testing to drive 100% automation testing across the Orgtech cluster with oversight from Core engineering. – Using your domain knowledge to be an SME, providing technical oversight and assisting Head of Engineering with fundamental decision making.

  • Establishing continuous testing and quality improvement, taking ownership of testing in your cluster.

  • Being the sole QA lead in your cluster, you will work with software engineers who will help you implement tests as part of the Definition of Done.

  • Lead efforts to identify, prioritise, and track software defects, working closely with product management and engineering teams to drive resolution.

  • Collaborate with the DevOps team to ensure end-to-end quality across the software development lifecycle.

  • Stay up-to-date with industry best practices and emerging trends in QA and testing, and drive continuous improvement in QA processes and tools.

  • Working with Core engineering team to improve tooling and processes across all clusters.

  • Experience in RCA, ensuring learning from failure are put into practice and not repeated.

  • Advocate for a strong quality culture within IU, promoting a mindset of quality ownership and continuous improvement.

  • Educate and train engineers on best practices in QA and testing and foster a culture of quality throughout the development process, pushing a shift left mentality.

Your Profile

  • You possess Salesforce product knowledge, including Salesforce certification.

  • You have extensive experience building and maintaining reusable frameworks for Salesforce using Playwright.

  • Your background includes extensive experience building and maintaining reusable frameworks for API contract testing with PACT or API testing with Playwright.

  • You have a proven track record of driving quality in software products.

  • You possess a strong understanding of QA methodologies, frameworks, and best practices, with experience in driving automation testing.

  • Your expertise includes knowledge of the software development lifecycle, Agile methodologies, and CI/CD processes.

  • You have experience implementing and managing QA tools and technologies.

  • As a strong leader, you have the ability to inspire and motivate a team.

  • You communicate and collaborate effectively with stakeholders.

  • You are results-oriented, with a focus on delivering high-quality software products.

  • Your strong problem-solving and decision-making skills set you apart.

  • You thrive in a fast-paced, dynamic environment.

  • Experience with quality assurance in cloud-based environments is a plus for you.

  • You hold a bachelor’s or master’s degree in computer science or a related field.

We offer

  • Shape your career: Rapid growth opens up many new opportunities for you. Tell us about your dream career and we’ll help you make it happen.

  • Work from wherever you want …: Modern tools and video meetings make it possible: with IU, the boundaries between here and there blur. You want to work from abroad for a while? No problem thanks to our WorkFlex benefits.

  • … and flexible time: It’s your job: We trust you and give you the greatest possible freedom to organize yourself.

  • You have the choice: You are free to choose your equipment, because everyone has its own preferences when it comes to hardware.

  • Take your knowledge to a new level: Where if not with us? Enjoy free access to all our e-learning platforms. In addition, we will finance you a complete technology course of your choice.

  • Get a good rest: we push ourselves every day to go above and beyond. But we also take the time to recharge our batteries: with 30 days of annual vacation for all employees and an additional day off on your birthday!

  • Reach your destination sustainably: Germanys 9 euro ticket is history, we got the DeutschlandTicket for 7 €. You prefer to travel by bike? Then a Jobrad (bike leasing) might be the right choice. We offer many environmentally conscious options to be mobile both professionally and privately.

This is an exciting opportunity to join a growing engineering organization and play a crucial role in ensuring the quality and reliability of our software products. If you are a hands-on QA leader with a passion for driving automation testing and building a strong quality culture, we would love to hear from you!

Sounds like the perfect job for you? Then apply now!

If you have any further questions, please feel free to contact Nicole at nicole.teixeira@iu.org.

Words are followed by actions: We take our “Culture Of Everyone” very seriously and would like to take this opportunity to expressly point out that you are welcome to join us, regardless of your origin, religion, gender, age or sexual orientation. Even if you have a disability, our doors are wide open to you. We look forward to a diverse community here at IU!

Your personal contact
Your personal contact - Nicole Teixeira

Nicole Teixeira

Senior Recruiter & Talent Acquisition

IU asked me in my interview what I wished to do—today I’m doing it. I have the freedom to work as I please, develop what I feel is needed, and I am fully supported with my career development plan.
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What we’ll do for you
Shape your career
Rapid growth opens up many new opportunities for you. Tell us about your dream career and we will help you make it a reality.
Reach your destination sustainably
Germanys 9 euro ticket is history, we got the DeutschlandTicket for 7 €. You prefer to travel by bike? Then a Jobrad (bike leasing)might be the right choice. We offer many environmentally conscious options to be mobile both professionally and privately.
Use your own technology
You can choose your equipment freely. Because everyone has their own preferences when it comes to hardware and IDE.
Work wherever you want...
Digitalization is part of our DNA. So decide for yourself which place sparks the most productivity in you. You love remote work? No problem! Would you like to work abroad for a while? Our WorkFlex Benefit makes it possible.
...and flexible in terms of time
It's your job: We trust you and give you the greatest possible freedom to organize yourself.
Take your knowledge to a new level
Where if not with us? Enjoy free access to all our e-learning platforms. In addition, we will finance you a complete technology course of your choice<strong>.</strong>
Rest well
We make an effort every day, but we also take the time to recharge our batteries: with 30 days of annual vacation plus an extra day of vacation on your birthday. Do you need a longer break? How about a sabbatical?
Enjoy our brand of social
We love spending time together. Whether it’s yoga, team events, brown bag lunches or partying—there is something for everyone.
World’s best colleagues
We give each other a leg-up when needed, and we collectively go beyond expectations.
The location
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Munich
Our beautiful Munich Campus is at Berg am Laim, and our Business & Mission Centre is at Schwantalerhöhe. There, we strategize, innovate, build, and manage the IU products & services that are transforming education forever.
About the team
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Tech & Engineering
We push the outside of the envelope, challenge what exists, and do what hasn’t been done before—building an unbreakable connection between people and education. That’s how we roll in Tech & Engineering at IU International University of Applied Sciences (IU).

Unrestricted access to learning is a life-changing concept. We build solutions for digital education that are accessible wherever we go. They’re mobile, always on, and everywhere. Advancing through AI, NLP, Big Data Analytics, IoT, Cloud platforms, and Software Development, we are leading the digital transformation of education in the era of Industry 4.0.
Our core values
#1

Make collaboration standard practice.

We aim for the best solution as a team and have fun with it - without ego or politics.
#2

Be courageous and take risks.

We make courageous decisions and take calculated risks.
#3

Embrace innovation always.

We are always looking for ways to improve our offers for our customers.
#4

Strive for the empowerment of everyone.

We support each other’s development to become the best version of ourselves.
#5

Adopt a growth mindset for scale.

We aim to improve ourselves in everything we do and work hard to do so every day.
#6

Focus on getting things done on time.

We implement things quickly, pragmatically, effectively and goal-oriented.
#7

Put customer focus first.

In everything we do, our customers come first.

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