Hinge Health

Director of Quality Engineering

Job description


  • Analyze R&D’s existing quality management system, its gaps, and create a strategic plan to rapidly address them.
  • Establish a dashboard of credible quality measures that both define what “quality” means to R&D, as well as illuminate leading indicators throughout the Agile SDLC that teams can respond to in real-time.
  • Create a highly transparent, risk-based framework for optimal resource allocation.
  • Lead Active Quality Council that shares responsibility for bridging product quality (supply chain/manufacturing), R&D quality, and regulatory compliance.
  • Ensure R&D team leads company Engagement results with >80% positive response to “day-to-day decisions here demonstrate that quality and improvements are a top priority” (up from 48%).
  • Grow and scale a world class Quality Engineering team


  • Establish automated regression and feature testing in BYOD mobile applications.
  • Create “Shift left” practices that bake quality into the Agile process (e.g. BDD, CI/CD, linting, ephemeral test environments, etc)
  • Use observability platforms for high-signal telemetry--what’s really happening in the field?
  • Proactive load testing, fuzzing, and chaos engineering techniques for sophisticated distributed platforms
  • High-frequency, low-drama release management at scale (25+ teams contributing to the same app)
  • Ability to adhere to strong quality principles in the face of overt, covert, or emergent pressures to erode them.


  • Trust: We trust our teammates to always act in the team and company’s best interest.
  • Hustle: We’re creative, we’re unrelenting, we find a way.
  • Effective communication: We’re prompt and concise.
  • Learn-it-all (vs know-it-all): We’re always willing to learn.
  • Frugal: We don’t waste money and especially not time.


  • Competitive compensation with meaningful equity
  • Medical, Dental, Vision, Disability and Life Insurance (We cover 100% of your premium and 75% for your dependents)
  • Flexible PTO
  • FSA/HSA accounts
  • Family & fertility benefit through Maven Clinic
  • 401K match
  • 3 months paid parental leave
  • Professional Development budget
  • Monthly wellness benefit
  • Generous mental health stipend
  • Noise-cancelling headphones
  • Work from home policy
  • Opportunity to join a fantastically talented, diverse, and passionate team at a pivotal time in the company’s lifecycle
Hinge Health

Hinge Health is a Digital Clinic for back & joint pain.