Plans test activities for medium complexity projects, within the project schedules, and estimate the hours required to conduct all Test and Quality Assurance activities.
Identifies the scope of testing required for medium complexity releases.
Creates test plans/protocols/procedures for each release. Assure all test documentation is complete prior to the start of the test cycle.
Executes tests according to defined test plans, procedures and cases.
Identifies and log defects in the defect tracking tool.
Assists with the classification, management and resolution of all software defects.
Monitors test progress and provide frequent progress reports to project team during test cycle.
Participates in program, design and document reviews (including requirements reviews).
At the end of a test cycle publish metrics of test results in a timely manner. Work with project team and Functional Management to identify areas for improvement.
Be the voice of the customer assuring that we do what is necessary to deliver a quality product.
Actively facilitate the coordination and completion of the scheduled tasks with team members.
Assists the Quality Assurance team in the establishment/modification of department processes and follows/documents all work associated with the assigned responsibilities fully and accurately.
Follows established Quality Assurance processes and standards for the formal delivery of work artifacts.
Must have a desire for achieving excellence in customer satisfaction, process and product quality and reliability.
Completes specific work as assigned with minimal assistance. Assignments are varied in nature and limited in scope/complexity.
Required Skills & Experience
5+ years of experience in software development or an associated discipline
Working knowledge and understanding of Quality Assurance practices
Experience working in Agile Scrum environment
Fundamental knowledge of Linux or UNIX operating system
Familiarity with basic networking concepts
Excellent oral and written communication skills
Proven ability to own and lead and the testing effort for complex and medium size projects
Microsoft Windows operating system education/experience
Microsoft Office, EXCEL and WORD education/experience
Desired Skills & Experience
Knowledge and use of quality management methods and tools
Working experience with scripting languages like Python, Perl, BASH
Previous work experience and/or knowledge of rail related applications
Internal Number: 50021688.6
About Hitachi Rail STS USA, Inc
Hitachi Rail STS is an international leader with a global presence in signaling and the implementation of integrated transport systems for freight and passenger railways, as well as mass transit systems. We design, manufacture and implement signaling systems for the management and control of freight and passenger traffic on mainline railways as well as metros.
Hitachi Rail STS is not only a valuable company, but a company based on values. We believe that our five key values guide our actions and make Hitachi Rail STS a competitive, effective company: Customer Focus, Innovation and Excellence, People, Team Spirit, and Integrity.