Specialist, Quality Management Governance

Suncor - Calgary, Canada

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Job ID 22486

Are you looking to join a team where you can expand on your quality management (QM) governance skills in a dynamic information technology (IT) project environment? Reporting to the manager, quality management and test, you will work collaboratively within a matrix environment to maintain and promote QM methodologies and tools across our Information and Process Management (I&PM) projects. You will provide technical leadership and governance in designing sound test strategies and plans associated with complex projects, to mitigate risks and increase efficiencies pertaining to application and infrastructure performance.

  • Govern the implementation of the quality management processes and procedures and build the test automation and performance framework and capabilities to support the optimal delivery of our solutions
  • Ensure content and structure of all testing documents and artifacts (including testing approach, testing scenarios, conditions and expected results) are documented, monitored and maintained
  • Assume a leadership role across I&PM projects by building and executing a strategy for maintaining and promoting QM toolsstandard methodologies, including Quality Centre, Performance Centre and Unified Functional Testing (UFT)
  • Govern the development and implementation of technical testing activities such as performance, load, volume and stress testing
  • Act as a central point of contact for project teams for the QM technical services, and govern the QM tools deployed on projects
  • Steward the demand management process for the QM technical activities and advise on prioritization within projects
  • Assist in implementing and adhering to quality management standards, policies and procedures
  • Act as the expert for our HP Quality Centre tool in order to perform the administrator role to setup and manage new and existing projects
  • Provide indirect supervision of the resources allocated by the sustainment and outsourcing vendors to provide QM technical work for projects

Required Qualifications

  • 10 years of experience in governing and executing complex IT quality management processes and procedures
  • Strong working experience with performance and automation testing
  • Prior work experience within a large corporate matrix environment; oil and gas industry is preferred
  • Bachelor’s degree, preferably in computer science or business; Certified Software Tester (CSTE) or Certified Software Quality Analyst (CSQA) is an asset

  • Strong governance and coordination skills and the ability to manage the activities of multiple technical project tasks over multiple geographic areas
  • Deep understanding of the technical Quality Management processes (performance, load, volume, stress testing) and tools (Quality Centre, Performance Centre, UFT)
  • Exceptional continuous improvement mindset
  • You have strong decision-making, innovation and creativity skills in solving problems, resolving conflicts and meeting project requirements
  • You are an expert level user of HP Quality Centre, HP Performance Centre and UFT
  • You possess solid communication and collaboration skills with the ability to effectively interface and build strong relationship with the broader project team and third party vendors

Working Conditions

  • Ability  to successfully  work in a dynamic environment  under  tight  project deadlines


Preferred Qualifications


Company Description

Suncor Energy is Canada's energy company - meaning rewarding opportunities for you to apply your knowledge, contribute and grow in a variety of career-building positions. Our business portfolio spans the entire energy sector, from a leadership position in oil sands development, to refining and marketing operations, natural gas, and conventional oil production, internationally and offshore East Coast Canada.

And while we are working to responsibly develop petroleum resources and contribute to the communities where we live and work, we are also developing our renewable energy portfolio, which includes wind power and biofuels.

As part of Suncor's team, you'll contribute to the ongoing success of Canada's largest energy company - one with a solid track record of growth, a focus on safety and sustainability and tremendous potential for the future. And you'll have the opportunity to learn from experts in the industry and build on your skills every day.

Suncor promotes diversity and inclusion in the workplace. Suncor is an equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from all qualified individuals. Suncor is committed to accessibility and accommodations will be provided to applicants upon request. At Suncor, we are dedicated to building a workforce that reflects the diversity of the communities in which we live, and where every team member has the opportunity to reach their full potential.

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Additional Information

  • Job ID
  • Post Date
    Jun 30, 2018
  • Employee Type
  • Relocation Eligible
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