IVVQ Specialist

Marketers On Demand

Our client is looking for someone to performs tests in-plant and at project sites in accordance to the client in the Toronto area

Key Accountabilities
• Performs analysis of system, subsystem and software requirements to define validation methods, and test cases
• Plans the V&V Project work, including the preparation of V&V test plans
• Plans and performs integration and test activities in-house and at project sites to mitigate the key project commissioning risks
• Writes scripts to automate test scenarios and verifications (Perl and/or Python)
• Prepares Test Procedures in accordance with V&V test plans
• Performs commissioning tests in plant and at project sites
• Prepares test reports which record the pass, fail status of planned tests and identify problems detected during the tests
• Directs supervises and reviews the work of more junior staff performing V&V work
• Supervises test staff both in-plant and in the field in assignments/tasks, ensuring application of standards, practices/procedures, quality assurance, and adherence to budgets
• Trains and develops the skills of more junior staff
• Develops product knowledge through formal and informal training, OJT, and self-study.
• Investigates test anomalies through analysis of data files, design documentation and interaction with development departments
• Prepares problem reports in the defect tracking system describing test failures and defects
• Assists in the development of V&V schedules and budgets and associated progress reporting
• Participates in marketing activity by estimating new project work costs, drafting proposed commissioning and cut over plans and responding to project RFQs.
• Form and lead dedicated Project V&V Teams
• Keep current with company test processes and methods
• Perform traceability analysis
• Plan, organize and supervise testing activities
• Assist in development of V&V processes and tools.
• Assist in project schedule and budget activities
  • 5+ years of experience
  • Real/time embedded mission critical system test experience
  • Automated Test Scripting (preferably in PERL and/or PYHTON)
  • Company product knowledge (SelTrac) - asset
  • Knowledge of railway signalling techniques- asset
  • Competence in team leadership
  • Knowledge of test methods and procedures
  • Competence in technical writing
  • Knowledge of systems to be employed
  • Understanding of the roles of other departments as relating to Verification and Validation/Test
Education:     B.A.Sc Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Systems Engineering or equivalent