CGI Technologies and Solutions, Inc. QA/Risk Management Lead in Fairfax, Virginia
QA/Risk Management Lead
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QA/Risk Management Lead
Category: Testing/Quality Assurance
City: Fairfax, Virginia, United States
Position ID: J0918-0878
Employment Type: Full Time
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Be part of a growing team implementing mission-critical solutions for Government customers! If you are ambitious, dedicated and motivated by the chance to implement a Contract Writing System solution that greatly enhances Government customer contracting business practices, then CGI has the perfect opportunity for you as Quality Assurance / Risk Management Lead.
Your future duties and responsibilities:
•Experience working in a consulting environment
•Possess extensive knowledge and expertise in the use of QA and Testing methodologies and tools.
•Background and proven ability to manage large, complex QA and testing projects/programs with multiple work streams
•Proven experience in developing testing solutions, initiating new testing projects and controlling test projects (scope, risk and issue management, status reporting at all levels, planning, estimating, resourcing, scheduling, etc.)
•Demonstrated experience delivering complex testing projects on time and at or under budget
•Experience in managing and providing delivery oversight
•Excellent written and oral communication skills
•Excellent executive presentation skills and ability to communicate with all levels
•Excellent time management, task planning, multitasking and prioritization skills
•Able to adapt quickly to changing client requirements
•Skilled with Microsoft office suite
•Persuasive, collaborative business acumen with the ability to drive business partners strategically and influence others
•Track record of populating teams with the best talent, successful resource allocation, and motivating team performance
•Can handle and resolve performance related items
•Can manage conflict
•Can coach team members based on experience with testing methodologies
•Strong negotiation skills
•Excellent facilitation, time management and organization skills
•Able to foster working relationships with the team and clients in a distributed team model
10 years’ experience in IT
Nice to have skills:
•DoD, Navy or Marine Corps Contracting sector experience is a huge plus
•Experience with global project delivery would be a huge plus
•Experience within a CMMi level 3 (or higher) organization would be an asset
•Performance management experience delivering to Service Level Agreements in a QA and testing environment for Enterprise Clients
Required Level of Education:
•Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or Diploma in IT with equivalent IT experience
•Industry recognized testing certification(s)
•Some travel to client site may be required
Required qualifications to be successful in this role:
• 6+ years in working with federal solutions around acquisitions management (i.e. Momentum Acquisitions, Compusearch PRISM, Standard Procurement System (SPS/PD2), Oracle CLM, Appian ABM)
• Extensive knowledge of the Federal Acquisitions Regulation, Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation Supplement (DFARS), processes, directives, instructions, program guidance documents, and milestone processes.
• DAWIA LEVEL III in Contracting or FAC-C Level III in Contracting or CFCM preferred
• Prior experience in implementing federal acquisitions system for an agency a plus
• Problem solver with ability to multi task
• Prior consulting experience in any of the following areas:
• Business process improvement, Business Intelligence
• Acquisitions policies and procedures,
• Acquisitions system integrations
• Work independently and across many initiatives at once
• Proven client management skills,
• Experience in requirements gathering and BPR analysis
• Ability to travel to different client sites
• Knowledge and experience in Momentum Acquisitions desired
• Due to the nature of the government contracts we support, US Citizenship is required.
• Must be clearable up to a TS/SCI
- Test Planning & Implementation
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