Engineering Manager, QA and DevOps

Gather, Atlanta, GA

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Duration: Full-Time

Gather is the platform transforming the way events are booked, planned, managed and executed.

We’re at the forefront of bridging technology and hospitality to help venues and guests gather and connect. Our cloud-based software and first-of-its-kind marketplace help great venues to be discovered, booked, and experienced by people looking to have extraordinary events.

All the while, our technology adapts to the needs of each event: making life easier for planners and their guests while fueling the growth of thousands of venues - from your neighborhood spot to national brands.

We are looking for an Engineering Manager to own the process for how new code cycles from engineering, through QA and into our production environment. In this role, you will manage a small team of QA Engineers, Data Analysts, and DevOps Engineers.

This role reports to the VP of Engineering.

What the team does:

  • Advocates for continuous improvement and quality tracking across the entire development cycle
  • Builds & improves a repeatable testing approach for Gather’s products and platform
  • Manages the deployment, release, monitoring, and defect reporting for all production systems
  • Coordinates and facilitates timely responses to production issues

What you'll be doing:

  • Lead and develop a growing team of QA Engineers, QA Analysts, and DevOps Engineers
  • Conduct weekly one-on-one meetings and quarterly performance reviews of all direct reports
  • Work closely with Engineering and Product Management stakeholders to prioritize, scope, and plan product releases
  • Define & implement end-to-end quality engineering practices across Gather’s entire software development process
  • Coordinate and lead testing activities across Gather’s web and mobile products
  • Support established organizational processes while making incremental improvements as needed
  • Create and improve a repeatable automation testing framework for various systems
  • Support Test Management Tools supervision (Quality Center, Jira, Version 1) and ensures the standard workflows are implemented in the projects
  • Own continuous improvement and quality tracking across the entire development cycle

What you should bring:

  • 3+ years working on a software engineering team, with specific experience in QA, test automation or DevOps
  • 1+ years experience leading and mentoring others
  • Test automation proficiency with common unit, integration, and end-to-end frameworks – Mocha/Chai/Jasmine, Selenium/WebDriver
  • Working knowledge with Continuous Integration (CI) and Continuous Delivery (CD) pipelines – Jenkins, TravisCI, CircleCI
  • Experience with Agile Development processes and sprint planning
  • SaaS product knowledge is preferred

The perks:

  • Competitive salary
  • Health, vision, and dental benefits -  Employee 100% covered by the company
  • 401(k) with company match
  • Unlimited PTO
  • Brand new, beautiful office in Midtown - near the Fox Theatre!
  • Professional development budget for conferences, books and more
  • 2 full kegs.....of iced coffee
  • Free lunch on Fridays and free breakfast on Mondays
  • Monthly team events at our clients' venues
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

Are you up for the challenge?

Click to apply below- we're excited to hear from you!

About Gather

Gather is the leading event software for restaurants and venues.We enable hospitality companies of all sizes to manage and grow successful events businesses. That's why national brands, hospitality groups, and single-location venues & restaurants alike use Gather to power their events. From private-equity backed growth concepts to James Beard award-winning restaurants, we're trusted to serve as the anchor between management, events teams, and their customers At Gather, we believe that planning life’s special events should be a seamless, fun experience for everyone involved. That’s why we set out to empower events teams and their customers with user-friendly tools to simplify the event booking process — from initial inquiry to day-of execution. Today, thousands of venues across the U.S. use our software to power their private events business. We strive to provide our customers with the same level of hospitality they provide to their guests.ers.


Want to learn more about Gather? Visit Gather's website.