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US-Oregon-LakeOswego: Quality Assurance Engineering Lead

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Date: 01-Mar-2011

Quality Assurance Engineering Lead

Principle Duties & Responsibilities:

This role requires an individual with good leadership skills, strong customer focus, comfort with collaboration across geographically-remote teams, and ability to drive and measure quality in a predictable manner. The successful candidate will have a passion and commitment for overseeing projects with a high caliber engineering team consisting of customers, software developers, product designers, technical authors, and quality assurance engineers in the validation of complex software and workflows.

Assist managers in the evaluation, scope, cost, and staffing of projects. Serve as the liaison to QA management for project status, overall quality status, and risks. Investigate and communicate anything that may impede progress on projects. Oversee sub-team member activities and ensure proper team engagement and project success Act as a customer champion throughout the development lifecycle to ensure that customer satisfaction is the highest priority quality measure for all products. Demonstrate a strong capability to lead through influence vs. ownership. Develop, implement, track, and report on team and quality metrics. Develop comprehensive test strategies with a customer workflow focus. Establish and drive process to stay up to date on customer workflows. Proactively lead by example and serve as a means from which teammates can learn as well as advance their ideas and proposals. Actively engage in technical issues from customers and drive them to resolution. Pro-actively reach out and build quality partnerships with strategic customers Mentor team members to improve their technical, communication, and leadership skills Effectively communicate, collaborate and negotiate across teams. Requirements: A minimum of 2 years of technical, process and team leadership experience for QA and/or design and development teams. B.S. degree or equivalent in Computer Science, Mathematics, Mechanical Engineering, and/or Human Computer Interaction / Software Usability. Strong written and verbal communication skills. Solid understanding and experience in applying state-of-the-art software quality assurance methods, strategies, concepts, and tools. Experience with commercial or internally developed automation tools. Experience with 3D Mechanical CAD/CAE software (CATIA, IDEAS, Pro/Engineer, Inventor) is a plus. Experience working directly with customers in a support or service environment is plus.

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US-Oregon-LakeOswego: Quality Assurance Engineering Lead