Senior Test Lead

Information Technology
Oil & Gas
Calgary, Alberta
Job ID:
Mohit Sisodyia

Our client who is a leader in the North American Energy market has an immediate need for a Senior Team Lead to join their team for a 5 month contract based in Calgary.

The ideal candidate has demonstrated success as a Test Lead and can accept accountability for a line of work to ensure it is delivered at a high level of quality and consistency with little supervision.

You bring value by playing a key role on the Windows 10 Program and will be responsible for planning and leading all testing efforts for the Program. This Program will move the client to a supported computing platform, and ensure all employees are able to conduct their day to day job duties.

Job Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Create test plans for applications currently in use to test Windows10 compatibility based on a risk based and priorities driven approach.
  • Define standardized, repeatable processes to govern testing.
  • Lead execution of testing activities.
  • Coordinate business and IT resources.
  • Transition knowledge to internal resources for execution of testing processes in future years

Key Deliverables:

  • Test Plans
  • Testing Processes
  • Completed testing

Required Skills:

  • Previous experience as a test lead in a large, complex IT environment and on a large IT project.
  • Previous experience as a test lead on a Windows 7 to Windows 10 migration project is very nice to have, but not an absolute requirement

Required Soft Skills:

  • Can accept accountability for a line of work and ensure it is delivered at a high level of quality and consistency with little daily supervision. 
  • Can lead a small team of subject matter experts / individual contributors towards that goal.
  • Works with other Team Leads to plan and coordinate activities and resolve issues.
  • Highly independent, goal oriented, and self-motivated.
  • Pro-active, positive, bright, motivated and highly engaged
  • Team player with strong interpersonal skills.
  • Communication, planning, organization and documentation skills

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