PACE1106 QA LEAD
- Washington, DC
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Quality Assurance Lead/Manager
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
The QA Lead/Manager is an integral member of the QSSI Quality Management Office (QMO) and will help develop, implement, and institutionalize testing processes on the FSA Project. The QA Lead/Manager will be tasked with working closely with the project management team, validating that products are compliant with contract requirements, QSSI processes and procedures, CMMI models, and System Development Life Cycle frameworks.
Required Skills & Yrs of experience
Candidates must have a A Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering, Business, from an accredited college or university, or other related scientific or technical discipline. This position requires a demonstrated succesful experience in QA areas such as the following: Configuration Management, verification and validation, software testing and integration, software metrics and their application to software quality assessment. Experience includes increasing responsibilities in quality assurance, quality control, and team leader responsibilities.
The QA Lead/Manager position also requires:
Experience supporting testing projects
Experience developing quality assurance processes
Experience in reviewing and auditing projects against defined processes using detailed checklists, with attention to detail
Excellent verbal/written communication and interpersonal skills; ability to work with all levels of management
Can-do attitude- this person must be hands-on, not just evaluating the quality processes currently in place, but helping each and every project achieve compliance. Must be flexible, and can work with many different layers of management and project teams
May be responsible for documenting and creating the processes for projects based on QSSI processes, client requirements, and CMMI-DEV model
Responsible for training and coaching project members on the newly defined processes and then auditing them for compliance once institutionalized
Experience conducting process training engineers in process and quality improvement principles.
Experience gathering and presenting metrics and progress on implementation and raising any items that are not complying with the contract and defined quality standards
Experience in conducting self-assessments and readiness reviews to prepare a project for process maturity evaluation by an external assessment team
Experience setting up and using an electronic process asset library to store organizational process assets and best practices that are used by team members to improve performance
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