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US-OR-Portland: Director of QA

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Date: 18-Mar-2013

Director of QA

Define scope of QA projects to ensure the schedule is reasonable and achievable with the constraints assigned. Proactively drive QA project execution to deliver on time. Estimate and develop test plans for release projects based on marketing requirements and development specifications. Develop test specifications and perform test execution, defect filing and verification. Deliver test report for each product release and perform test automation and reporting. Maintain communication between QA and development with a positive and enthusiastic attitude. Develop, recommend, and maintain QA methodologies and processes. Create and maintain quality system documents and records to ensure requirement traceability.(Such as test plans, procedures, forms, templates, spreadsheets, presentations, test reports, project metrics) Plan test configurations based upon software and hardware requirements. Deploy emerging software and hardware testing technology and tools. Assign testing tasks to appropriately skilled QA engineer team members and resolve resource contention by mentoring and providing guidance and direction to lead them to success. Resolve and keep track of customer QA escalations. Motivate, mentor, and train team members to lead them to success. Provides timely feedback to employees including annual performance reviews.

Formal quality assurance/system testing methodologies, including software development cycles, testing processes and standards. Fundamental knowledge of networking, internet and web applications. Knowledge of automated testing methods and technologies. Strong testing experience on Windows platform. Testing experience with embedded Linux systems. Testing experience of enterprise systems and network management applications. Experience with network packet generator and analysis tools (Anritsu, Phabrix, Ixia, Spirent.) Strong knowledge of server management technologies; including SSH, SNMP, TACACS+, RADIUS. Administrative/development level of experience with Unix, Linux and Windows. Hands-on engineering lab experience on server, network configuration and IT infrastructure. Rich web user interface experience with Flex, HTML/Javascript/AJAX. Relational (SQL) database programming, MySQL a plus. Ability to manage senior engineers, build relationships, balance team and individual responsibilities, and exhibit objectivity and openness to other's views.

BSCS/EE degree and/or the equivalent in training and experience. 7+ years as a software quality assurance engineer plus 2 + years in a software quality assurance lead role.

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US-OR-Portland: Director of QA