QA Director eMeter
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eMeter, a Siemens Business is where high-tech and green-tech converge. Our mission is to provide robust, next-generation enterprise software and consumer applications that support innovative & clean energy technologies. Smart Meter technology is a high-demand, exciting space that enables leading utilities world-wide to address the energy information challenges they face as they deal with significant technology, regulatory, and innovation challenges. eMeter?s executive team is made up of seasoned thought leaders in the metering technology space and they have a proven record of success in this emerging market.
We have created a culture that fosters open communication, collaboration and innovation. So, if you want to work in a challenging environment that offers growth, opportunity and the chance to make a real difference, you need to see what eMeter has to offer.
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Siemens is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer encouraging diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, creed, religion, ancestry, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, marital status, family responsibilities, pregnancy, genetic information, veteran or military status.
eMeter is at the heart of the Smart Grid revolution sweeping the globe: every electric, gas, and water meter around the world is being replaced by a ?Smart? meter that can measure precisely when and how much energy is consumed. We?re the leading company that manages the enormous stream of data and events tracked by these smart meters. Our platform and growing number of apps enable utilities and their customers to lower costs, provide better service, and make smarter energy decisions. We offer technically challenging work, opportunity for growth, an open and collaborative culture, and the chance to make a difference.
We are seeking a QA expert and leader, to inspire and grow our QA team, and take our testing practices and product quality to the next level. You have extensive experience with complex enterprise software, the technical skills to build highly automated testing, and a passion for building quality products.
Lead software quality assurance across eMeter engineering. This includes:
? Lead and manage the eMeter QA organization, in the US and India, for all products and new releases. This is a hands-on position that requires in-depth product knowledge and technical ability to guide the team in developing highly automated tests.
? Grow and develop the team, and ensure a high performing team and environment. Build and champion high quality products. Our customers demand quality and so do we.
? Foster a culture of openness and cross-functional collaboration. Ensure that QA engineers work closely and in a project-centric manner with their dev lead and scrum team.
? Manage hiring, staff allocation, priorities and milestones across the team. Plan and track testing work, set realistic deliverables, and meet them.
? Establish and implement best practices across the org for QA processes, test design, test automation, tools, and metrics. Work closely with development teams to ensure holistic testing. Define quality criteria for new releases. Continuously improve.
? Define test strategies down to detailed test cases. Implement fully automated tests for the majority of testing. Continuously improve test coverage and code quality over time, using tools such as code coverage, static code analysis, and defect metrics.
? Drive and manage the automated test frameworks and tools used by QA.
? Perform system, performance, reliability, compatibility testing, in conjunction with development teams.
? Collect input from customers, services team, support team, and others, to understand product quality gaps and improve over time. Actively contribute to product roadmap, priorities, and release planning.
? B.S. degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or a related field.
? 10 to 15 years of progressive software quality experience, testing complex enterprise database applications.
? 5 to 10 years experience managing a software QA team, incl. experience managing teams of 10 or more, managing distributed teams, and managing multiple projects.
? Significant automated testing experience. Experience developing tests using Java/JUnit, scripting languages, SQL scripting, or equivalent. Experience using tools and frameworks such as SoapUI, Selenium, or LoadRunner.
? Strong familiarity with relational databases and SQL, JEE-based backend applications, Web Services, and Linux/Unix.
? Track record of building and following strong QA methodology and best practices, including design, automation, tools, and metrics, and covering full life cycle from inception to release.
? Experience with scrum or similar methodologies, along with continuous integration.
? Strong combination of analytical, problem solving, and communication skills.
? Excellent team player and motivator. Someone who builds close cross-functional teamwork. Someone who demonstrates a sense of urgency, and pushes for continuous improvement.
? Experience with utility meter data management or related software applications.
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