Software Quality Manager

Liechtenstein, Schaan
Reference No: 16150

What's the role?

The SW Quality Manager manages risk and quality for a SW product segment in the context of global Customer Application Software Projects from ideation to deployment and as such is part of the team establishing a new pillar of Hilti innovation and of strategic importance to the long-term company success.
This role interacts with customers, business units, markets, software development and quality assurance partners, support functions, all across the globe, to ensure high quality levels and minimized risks to the company in providing value creating software solutions on a global scale, always in the context of hardware, software and services coming together in creating a unique solution offering for Hilti customers.

Who is Hilti?

If you’re new to the industry, you might not have heard of us. We provide leading-edge tools, technologies, software and services for the global construction sector. We have a proud heritage, built over 75 years, and a worldwide reputation for pioneering products and exceptional service.

With 30,000 people in more than 120 countries, which we’re looking to expand, we’re a great place for you to show us your worth, step up to new challenges and grow your career.

What does the role involve?

The SW Quality Manager is responsible for all risk and quality topics within a SW product segment. This includes developing and implementing quality strategies for SW products and actively participating in SW product feature and design with a 0 defects mindset. This role is key in defining and implementing manual and automation test strategies, coaching and managing internal and external quality assurance teams. In addition, it manages overall product risks, coordinates customer complaint handling, drives root cause analysis, problem resolution and implementation of preventive actions.

More than 160’000 engineers around the world rely on our SW offering when designing structural fastening and fire protection solutions.

What do we offer?

Show us what you’re made of and we’ll offer you opportunities to move around the business – to work abroad, experience different job functions and tackle different markets. It’s a great way to find the right match for your ambitions and achieve the exciting career you’re after.

We have a very thorough people review process, unlike any we know of in any other business. We screen everyone in the company in a yearly career performance matching process. It means we can pair talent with opportunities - developing our people in their current roles or challenging them to work in new ways or in new places. It’s how we find the right fit and further our teams personally and professionally.

Additionally, we offer you a competitive salary and a wide range of benefits, these may include day care for your kids or a free in-house gym.

Why should you apply?

Are you thrilled by the endless possibilities of digitalization and technology in the construction business? Do you take pride in customer delight? Are you a team player, well organized, communicative, persevering, entrepreneurial and result oriented towards understanding and addressing a customer problem? At the same time, can you think strategically, anticipate and overcome obstacles towards achieving great results? Then you may be the person we are looking for!

What you need is:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business or related field required
  • Minimum seven (7) years’ experience in quality assurance in an agile and global environment, preferably with an engineering context
  • Experience in managing geographically distributed (external) quality assurance and technical teams
  • Analytical and structured approach to software design, problem resolution and prevention
  • Ability to create and implement testing strategies and methodologies for commercial SW application products
  • Exceptional organizational skills with strong attention to detail and follow-up

Hilti is an equal opportunity employer.

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