Bachelor's degree or equivalent combination of education and experience
Bachelor's degree in business, mathematics, engineering, management information systems, or computer science, or
Essential Job Functions
Assists in establishing and documenting a tailored strategy quality plan for the performance of quality assurance activities for assigned project or task.
Develops and maintains standardized quality assurance documentation for projects and tasks to include quality metrics. Ensures documentation complies with software development standards, policies and procedures or best practices.
Conducts assessments and evaluations through analysis and interpretation of objective and subjective evidence to verify compliance to standards and applicable quality plans. Determines level of process and product quality. Reports findings; escalates unresolved issues to appropriate level.
Evaluates work products to assess quality and reports findings. Researches alternative solutions to problems, determines proper approaches and makes verbal and/or written recommendations to appropriate parties.
Gathers, uses and independently analyzes defect metrics data. Communicates analysis findings to appropriate level verbally and through the preparation of periodic written reports.
Participates in special projects, external audits and process improvements in support of quality assurance initiatives.