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Staff Test Manager - Compilers
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Recruiter: Arm
Listed on: 1st July
Location: Cambridge
Salary/Rate: Competitive
Salary Notes: Competitive
Type: Permanent
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 15170
Contact Name: ARM

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Help to test the compilers and tools that build the code in the world's embedded devices. Are you an experienced and passionate test manager with an interest in low-level software? You will join an established team working on our commercial compiler and toolchain products for embedded devices. Our partners rely on our tools to support their future successes across many markets, including automotive, medical, storage and networking.
Collaborating with your team and colleagues across the company, you will focus on our approach to testing our toolchain products, including the compilers, linkers and libraries. You will guide the wider team through ongoing refinement of Agile processes, drive the test strategy and adopt new tools and techniques. Your role would be crucial to maintaining high levels of quality in the tools our customers use for their Arm devices.  Our tools are based on both proprietary and open source technology, and we contribute many changes back to the open-source LLVM projects and there may be opportunities for involvement with testing in the open-source community.
Are you looking for interesting new opportunities working with a successful team? We would like to hear from you. 

Key Accountabilities/Responsibilities

You will lead and improve the testing and quality approach for Arm's commercial toolchain products.

You would support the engineering team in the use of Agile methodologies

You will help to improve quality, for example through investigation and monitoring of escaped issues and root cause analyses, and engaging with wider test and quality initiatives beyond the team.

Job Requirements
Essential Skills & Experience 

Experience of leading the strategy and planning of testing for production-quality software, including requirements assessment for testing, test coverage, metrics, and tools.
Experience of Agile development, and supporting its use across an engineering team.
Dedicated and flexible, someone who is technically versatile, and can learn new skills that you can apply across multiple types of work.

Desirable Skills and Experience

Understanding of the purpose and structure of compilers, assemblers and linkers.
Experience of line management, supporting the development and growth of other engineers through regular reviews and discussion
Experience of contributing to an open-source project and working with an open-source community.

Education & Qualifications
You will need a good degree (or equivalent) in Computer Science / Software Engineering, or an alternative with relevant experience.
At Arm, we are guided by our core beliefs that reflect our rare culture and guide our decisions, defining how we work together to defy ordinary and shape extraordinary: 
We Not I 

Take daily responsibility to make the Global Arm community thrive
No individual is responsible for the right answer. Brilliance is collective
Information is critical, share it
Realize that we win when we collaborate " and that everyone misses out when we don't

 Passion for Progress 

Our differences are our strength. Widen and mix up the pool of people you connect
Difficult things can take unexpected directions. Stick with it
Make feedback positive and expansive, not negative and narrow
The essence of progress is that it can't stop. Grow with it and be responsible for your own progress

 Be Your Brilliant Self 

Be quirky not egocentric
Recognize the power in saying ‘I don't know
Make trust our default position
Hold strong opinions lightly

Please note we may be recruiting for multiple vacancies at this location.