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  • Job reference: RMS0174232

Senior QA Lead

  • Sector: Oil & Gas
  • Location: Houston
  • Job type: Contract
  • Date posted: 21/12/2016
  • Duration: 3+ months
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The Company:
Major O&G Company

The Role:
Core Responsibilities: - Establish and evolve formal information technology quality assurance processes and oversee all aspects of QA including applying industry leading practices and identifying new tools and processes to ensure quality objectives are met. - Responsible for leading the development and execution of an end-to-end test plan. - Establishes metrics and manages all activities in the plan to ensure that all objectives are met and that the solution works as expected. - Accountable to ensure that testing is well defined, planned and executed Decision Making: Makes decisions and recommendations on highly technical or complex issues autonomously, including those without formal guidelines or precedents. Exercises resourcefulness and ingenuity to interpret policy. Duties: Provides direction in executing testing of every phase and feature of the solution to identify potential issues and fixes before the product goes live. Develops metrics for product quality and develops test programs and approaches in executing test cases, scripts, plans and procedures. Oversees testing solutions in terms of functionality, performance, reliability, stability and compatibility with other legacy- and / or external systems. Evaluates requirements from various sources, including interviews with programmers and business users, project documentation, and bug reports. Manages functional, integration, end-to-end, performance, and load tests. Confirm that test plan and test script evaluations demonstrate that project deliverables meet business requirements. Plans, engages and directs technical, non-technical and business users to ensure quality of the solution or product. Leads QA activities for a large program or projects of large size or business impact or a number of concurrent projects. Requires agile experience. Knowledge of commercial pipeline applications, and VisualStudio and .NET development experience are assets.

Essential Skills / Qualifications:
University Degree in relevant discipline *
6+ years *

About Fircroft:
Fircroft has been placing people in specialist technical industries for approaching half a century, focusing on mid to senior level engineers for contract and permanent roles worldwide. By applying for this job you give consent for Fircroft to contact you, via email & telephone, to discuss your application along with future positions and Fircroft’s services.

For further information or to discuss any opportunities, Contact Hugh Nguyen at Fircroft on +1 713 235 8118
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