Project Quality Engineer - Software Programs
Company: Itron, Inc.
Posted on: September 17, 2023
Itron enables utilities and cities to deliver critical
infrastructure services safely, securely, and reliably to
communities in more than 100 countries. Our portfolio of smart
networks, software, services, meters, and sensors helps our
customers better manage electricity, gas, and water resources for
the people they serve.
By working with our customers to ensure their success, we help
improve the quality of life, ensure the safety, and promote the
well-being of millions of people around the globe. Itron is
dedicated to creating a more resourceful world.
The 'Project Quality Engineer- Software Programs'position defines,
promotes, and drives the use of Quality Tools, Standards, and
Processes for Itron's product development activities focused on
Software. The individual will leadquality assurance and control
activities during the product development lifecycle.
The individual will be a leader to help 'build in' exceptional
quality, guide team members, and influence organizational
The individual will work to ensure software programs meets expected
quality goals , including support of Critical Parameters, goals via
a Quality Plan, and tracking program quality via appropriate
Activities can include quality planning, quality reviews, process
tailoring, metrics, verification of compliance to standards and
procedures, and supporting change management.
Duties and Responsibilities
Owns and Promote Design Excellence, Quality Culture and Tools
Ensure Product Development teams alignment with the global "Built
In" quality tools and processes
Design Reviews support
Software Reliability development
FMEAs (Concept, System, Design, and Process) facilitation
Verification and validation best practice development,
Requirements Management and development of appropriate test
Lessons Learned and Knowledge Management application
Drive Projects Quality
Assess Project deliverables content, gates passing, quality level
versus expectations for program deliverables
Drive risks assessment and recommendations based on audits results
and projects results, coordinate audit and or corrective action
Support product development teams with
Process maps / architectural documentation / design reviews,
Facilitation of Failure Mode Effect and Analysis (FMEA) through
concept, design and process risk mitigation efforts
Constructing Quality Plans aligned to the development process that
supports quality requirements from NPI Concept to End of Life (EOL)
Support activities around bug triage, bug deferment, and 8D problem
Interface with the Quality and Itron organization
Ensure the quality network is properly informed about the projects
and sharing critical program knowledge within the organization
Provides and communicates metric performance on Software Quality to
Develop software quality tools and culture within the organization
with the development of processes and tools to improve software
Engage with development core teams during the Software Development
None, but willneed work tocollaboratively with Quality, Delivery,
and Product development Network
BS in Computer Science or Information Technologies
MS in Software Engineering highly desirable
Software Quality Assurance experience preferred, experience with
Software Development Life Cycle
American Society of Quality (ASQ) certification preferred
Logical problem-solving expert, able to distinguish when external
support is needed
Good communicator, team orientation, able to value to the teams the
Knowledgeable of relevant Quality Tools and statistics, Expert in
S/DFMEA tool and leadership
Understands software quality standards and has prior experience in
defining quality for SW and System products.
Has prior experience quality audits and code quality tools and
Has experience and practices in Metrics and continues improvement
process. building prediction models.
Overall familiarity of software and systems product tools used in
product development (ADS, Jira, Sonar Qube, Whitesource, Fortify,
Knowledge of reliability, capability, robustness
Itron is committed to building an inclusive and diverse workforce
and providing an authentic workplace experience for all employees.
If you are excited about this role but your past experiences don't
perfectly align with every requirement, we encourage you to apply
anyway. In the end, you may be just who we are looking for!
The successful candidate's starting salary will be determined based
on permissible, non-discriminatory factors such as skills and
Itron is proud to be an . If you require an accommodation to apply,
please contact a recruiting representative at 1-800-635-5461 or
Itron enables utilities and cities to safely, securely and reliably
deliver critical infrastructure solutions. We provide smart
networks, software, services, meters, and sensors to better manage
electricity, gas, water and city services. We are dedicated to
creating a more resourceful world.
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