Sr. Systems Integration Test Coordinator Surrex
THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED LocationBerlin, CT
Job TypeContract Full-Time
We seek a talented individual to lead the System Integrated Test (SIT) phase of the enterprise Outage Management System (NMS 1.11) and enterprise Outage Management Reporting System (Focal Point), which are tentatively scheduled to be implemented in Q4-2014 for three electric operating companies (CL&P, PSNH and WMECO), and in Q2-2015 for NStar. The testing will include two instances of the NMS and Focal Point systems along with all related interfaces and partner systems. The scope of the services will include the following: (1) Design and development of a SIT test plan and strategy. (2) SIT test case preparation and test data preparation. (3) Development of reusable test scripts and possibly automated test scripts. (4) SIT testing coordination. (5) SIT test case execution and test results analysis. (6) Reporting on testing metrics, trend analysis and performance test results. (7) Defect reporting and retesting on resolution. (8) Facilitate review and sign-off of SIT testing artifacts. (9) Perform other testing duties as assigned by Test Manager. The person selected for this position will be responsible for leading a team of 15-20 IT developers and will be responsible for working with the Test Manager to help lead the IT test team during the SIT phase of testing. Candidate must be willing to work at multiple NU locations (CT, MA and NH) and also be able to work effectively with developers, testers, clients and other management personnel across geographies. At the completion of SIT testing, this position may transition into the role of Regression Test Lead. The Regression Test Lead role involves developing regression test cases and managing a team of testers to regression test changes prior to migrating code from the development environment to the user acceptance test environment. Qualified candidate is expected to have extensive experience in leading large testing efforts involving real time systems, COTS applications, custom applications and interfaces. Expertise is required in test planning, testing coordination, test case development/execution, test case tracking (metrics) and reporting. Candidate is expected to have strong analytical and problem solving skills. Experience working in various software development life cycles models (example: agile, waterfall, etc.) is required. Experience in real-time operations systems in the Electric Utility industry is desired; such as OMS, Focal Point, CIS, GIS, IVR, Damage Assessment (Clearion), SCADA, and Automatic Vehicle Location (AVL) systems. Experience with distributed technologies, relational databases and knowledge of infrastructure technology (servers, workstations, IT security, etc.) is desired. Candidate should be outgoing and enjoy working on a team. Individual in this position must demonstrate strong communication skills, including written, verbal and interpersonal skills. In addition to exceptional organizational and analytical skills, the successful candidate must demonstrate strong customer focus, team skills and project management skills. Experience in distributed technologies along with proprietary databases is helpful. A proven track record of producing quality results within stringent timelines is required. Candidates MUST HAVE the following Experience/Skills to be considered: (1) Bachelor's degree is required, preferably in Information Technology, Electrical Engineering, Business or closely related disciplines. (2) Minimum 10 years of experience in an IT related environment. (3) Minimum 5 years of experience in testing or related discipline. (4) Proven track record in leading large scale testing efforts. (5) Comprehensive knowledge of testing methodologies and software development life cycle. What Experience/Skills would you like the candidate to have, but is not required? Experience Preferred: Certification in Software Testing. Experience with the following is a plus: HP Quality Center Testing Automation Tools Web services testing SQL Is a Degree needed? If so, what kind? A Bachelor's degree is required, preferably in Information Technology, Electrical Engineering, Business or closely related disciplines.
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