With offices worldwide, Tectura delivers integrated business systems and solutions to mid-market companies and larger enterprises across North America, Europe, the Middle East, and Asia Pacific. Applied Engineering Solutions, a division of Tectura, specializes in improving complex systems and solutions for clients whose products and processes must meet the most demanding regulatory controls and requirements. From initial concept through testing and validation, Tectura Applied Engineering Solutions provides development, management and production solutions that lead to better products and processes. Our extensive resources allow us to provide clients with quality software solutions, backed by industry expertise, global and local support, and award-winning customer care from almost anywhere in the world. We are looking for talented people to join our valued team of employees to meet the needs of our growing customer base. If you are looking for a challenging career with the industry leader that provides opportunities to develop your technical ability and leadership skills, then Tectura is the place for you!
The QA team Lead roles and responsibilities include general people administration and management, leading the effort to identify, establish, and implement best practices and standardize tools and methods in the areas of Software Quality Assurance and Quality Control, setting the direction and strategy of the team, recruiting new team members, and participating in business development activities to identify and target new opportunities.
Specific duties include:
Responsible for general morale and well-being of team members and team
Identification and recruitment of new team members
Assure successful on-boarding of new team members
Communicate business unit direction to team
Assess performance and build team member value using the Tectura TPM process
Coach and mentor team members
Evangelize Tectura culture and values
Work with leadership and Team Members to develop goals and objectives and the strategies for achieving Standardization of Tools/Process:
Continually evaluate and evolve current tools, methods and processes for software quality control and quality assurance
Seek out new tools and processes as necessary to improve productivity and quality in this practice area
Take a leadership role in the effort to identify, document, and implement best practices in these areas
Interact with other teams in AES and in Tectura to implement best practices
Ensure Tectura AESs continued successful AS9100/ISO9001 certification
Work with leadership and Team Members to develop goals and objectives and the strategies for achieving Project Execution and Business Development:
Build and foster long term customer relationships.
Serve as the primary interface for specific customer engagements, ensuring that statements of work are being executed, deliverables are being produced, timelines are being met, and work is within budget.
Work with team members and other Team Leads to seek out, foster and capture new business opportunities.
Work with the finance group whenever there are business/contract issues.
Work with team members and customers whenever there are issues around deliverables, timelines, teaming, expectations, etc.
Demonstrated ability to lead projects and people
Experience working on complex software projects
In depth knowledge of a wide range of tools and methods used in software testing (white box, black box, automated, performance, etc), quality control and quality assurance
Hands-on experience with managing a software Quality Management System, and demonstrated success during external audits to the AS9100/AS9006/AS9115 standards
Proven ability to successfully juggle many competing and simultaneous demands
Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written
Strong initiator and motivator
Passionate and committed to Tecturas success
Tectura is an Equal Opportunity Employer.