Software Quality Assurance Manager (m/f/d)

Job description

At Kapten & Son, we create products for every situation in life. With our backpacks, watches, sunglasses, glasses & accessories, we encourage people to be bold, dynamic, enthusiastic, passionate and open-minded - traits that define everyone here at Kapten & Son. #BeKapten.


Our work is characterized by passion and dynamism and an ever-present desire to be better than yesterday. We are brave to change things, to venture into new territories and to take responsibility. We work together towards the goal of becoming one of the most successful lifestyle brands in Europe.


How do we achieve this? With over 150 intelligent employees, motivation right down to our core and an above-average, hands-on dedication of each and every one of them. Our products are represented worldwide, we have 6 stores and over 1 million fans on social media.


Do you want to join us and be inspired by the Kapten spirit? Then apply as Software Quality Assurance Manager (m/f/d)!

  • As part of our agile development team, you will work closely with product owners, developers and stakeholders
  • You support the developers in the implementation of the test strategies
  • You will be responsible for improving our shop platform and digital products by creating test plans/test cases, bug reports, sprint reports and also documentation
  • Together with you, we want to take our test strategy to the next level and further build our QA team

Job Requirements

  • Do you already have several years of professional experience as a test manager, ideally in e-commerce?
  • Do you have a good knowledge of standard test methods and tools?
  • Do you have at least one ISTQB certification (at least Foundation Level and/or Test Manager) and would like to further your training?
  • Do you have strong communication skills and a sense of responsibility?
  • You are analytically inclined and conceptual skills complete your profile?
  • You speak fluent German and English?


As a company with flat hierarchies, it is important to us that you feel comfortable as an employee, enjoy your work and constantly develop yourself. We offer you sustainable prospects for personal and professional development. This is the only way we can achieve a high level of motivation and enjoyment for you and for us in the team. We create the right environment for this - such as:


  • Flexible working hours
  • A modern and technically excellently equipped workplace with the work equipment of your choice in the heart of Cologne, directly on the Rhine River.
  • A productive and cooperative working atmosphere with flat hierarchies
  • Discounted breakfast and lunch in our own catering facilities
  • Support for internal and external training (conferences, user groups, seminars)
  • Free drinks (in the evenings you can also enjoy a Kölsch beer directly on the Rhine)

→ For more information about our office life and culture visit us on Instagram: @kaptenandson.career !


Apply now with your earliest possible starting date and your salary expectations and become a captain in our head office in Cologne! Vanessa is looking forward to receive your application!


If you would like to get to know us in a relaxed atmosphere over a coffee beforehand, please contact our CTO Stephan Backenköhler.

Xing: https://www.xing.com/profile/Stephan_Backenkoehler

Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/in/stephan-backenk%C3%B6hler-44b94b137/