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SI Systems Senior QA Analyst Coordinator Contract in Calgary, AB

SI Systems

Branch Calgary AB CA

Position:
Senior QA Analyst Coordinator
Location:
Calgary, AB

Good knowledge of project delivery life cycle and quality management (including quality assurance and quality control) concepts….

Our enterprise oil and gas client is seeking a Senior QA Analyst Coordinator with an intial 6 months contract with a possibility of extension for a mid-January start.

Summary: A Senior Analyst role within Quality Management Centre of Excellence that is accountable for governing and monitoring quality management programs to ensure all procedures are in compliance with company best practices, including User Experience and customer satisfaction.

Role scope and complexity:

  • Assists QA Team Lead (who oversees ~130 projects) in ensuring Quality control standards, policies and procedures are implemented & adhered to across all projects.
  • Ensure that the required QA Package is created for all projects as per the PMO methodology approach
  • Accountable for implementing consistent and repeatable quality management processes on all Project Delivery projects
  • Sizes test effort, identifies tasks, and documents task for inclusion in the project plan and test plans
  • Execute formal quality reviews cycles including testing sign offs and quality implementation reviews.
  • Communicates and educates the projects on the QA standards and guidelines
  • Ensure compliance to quality standards
  • Capture project quality metrics and support QA Specialist in producing and analysing of the monthly quality metric reports.
  • Makes independent decisions related to how quality assurance and controls activities are managed for projects.
  • Uses judgment in setting priorities to complete work assignments

The following skills/knowledge are required:

  • 7+ years of experience in executing Quality Assurance /Quality Control processes and procedures
  • Strong understanding of the Quality Management processes, testing artifacts and tools
  • Strong quality assurance and quality control skills and experience in applying them in managing multiple discipline, large scale and multi-year projects
  • Extensive analytical skills, practical experience in all areas of quality assurance and control.
  • Skilled in establishing metrics and benchmarks that proactively identify process bottlenecks, risks and contingencies
  • Strong communication skills, able to effectively coordinate and explain quality management and testing concepts to the solution implementers and outsourcing vendors who participate in the project activities.
  • Good knowledge of project delivery life cycle and quality management (including quality assurance and quality control) concepts
  • Strong critical thinking, analysis and problem solving skills combined with a positive, team based approach
  • Makes independent decisions related to how quality assurance and controls activities are managed for projects.
  • Uses judgment in setting priorities to complete work assignments
  • Ability to effectively interface with project personnel on a daily basis
  • Experience in working in a fast paced and matrix environment
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Visio, PowerPoint, MS Project), MS SharePoint
  • Experienced with HP Quality Centre tool
  • Strong communication skills
  • Oil and gas industry experience is preferred
  • Degree in Computer Science, Business or equivalent working experience.

Specialization and Skills:

Quality Assurance
QA Analyst
8 – 10 years

Additional Requirements:
7+ years of experience in executing Quality Assurance /Quality Control processes and procedures (Must-have)
Do you have experience effectively interfacing with project personnel such as PM’s, vendors/outsourced groups? (Nice-to-have)
Experience with HP Quality Centre tool (Nice-to-have)
Oil and gas industry experience (upstream or corporate is preferred) (Nice-to-have)

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Employment Type: Freelance
Location: Calgary, AB, CA
Posted on: 2016-12-05
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