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Quality Assurance Manager - Payroll North America more...
Location:Pleasanton, CA
First posted:June 12, 2017 (last updated 30+ days ago)

Join our team and experience Workday!

It's fun to work in a company where people truly believe in what they're doing. At Workday, we're committed to bringing passion and customer focus to the business of enterprise applications. We work hard, and we're serious about what we do. But we like to have a good time, too. In fact, we run our company with that principle in mind every day: One of our core values is fun.

Job Description

The Workday Quality team is seeking experienced managers who are passionate about quality and technology; people who want to work with up-to-date tool sets and modern testing methodologies. We put heavy emphasis and value on testing. We design and build our own test tools, which have helped us achieve unparalleled customer satisfaction over the years.

You will lead a dynamic team of quality assurance engineers dedicated to delivering quality for a new generation of on-demand solutions designed to meet the needs of today's global businesses, built using the most modern technologies and development methodologies, providing an unparalleled level of agility, ease-of-use, and integration capability. This position requires a self-motivated professional with dynamic, hands-on functional QA testing experience, as well as proven management experience.


  • Lead team to develop and execute test plans for capabilities of Workday Payroll
  • Set priorities for team and assign resources
  • Provide regular status against team's test plans
  • Contribute to process improvement and establishing best practices for testing
  • Interact effectively with other teams, including Product Management and Development
  • Actively participate in talent acquisition and on-boarding
  • Mentor team members, including assisting with career growth and personal development

Job Requirements:

  • 3+ years managing teams, preferably in quality assurance
  • 5+ years Payroll or Financial software application experience
  • Strong functional knowledge in U.S. or Canadian Payroll
  • Experience with agile development methodologies
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Experience building relationships across teams, such as Development and Product Management
  • Proven experience delivering high quality software products within a full development life-cycle
  • Test Automation experience is a plus
  • A college degree in Business, Computer Science or equivalent work experience
  • Attitude and aptitude to be successful in a growing company
  • Ability to learn quickly and adapt to a changing environment

Workday is proud of its diverse workforce, but regrets that it is currently unable to sponsor employment Visas or consider individuals on time-limited Visa status for this position.


About Workday

Workday is a leading provider of enterprise cloud applications for finance and human resources. Founded in 2005, Workday delivers financial management, human capital management, and analytics applications designed for the world's largest companies, educational institutions, and government agencies. Organizations ranging from medium-sized businesses to Fortune 50 enterprises have selected Workday.

Workday is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace. Individuals seeking employment at Workday are considered without regards to age, ancestry, color, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, medical condition, mental or physical disability, national origin, protected family care or medical leave status, race, religion (including beliefs and practices or the absence thereof), sexual orientation, military or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local laws.

Further, pursuant to applicable local ordinances, Workday will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.

We do not accept resumes from headhunters, placement agencies, or other suppliers that have not signed a formal agreement with us.

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