The Metropolitan Water District of Southern California

Job Details


The Metropolitan Water District of Southern California is a consortium of twenty-six cities and water districts that provides drinking water to nearly 19 million people in Southern California. Metropolitan’s mission is to provide its service area with adequate and reliable supplies of high quality water to meet current and future needs in an environmentally and economically responsible way. Metropolitan’s facilities include the 242-mile Colorado River Aqueduct, five conventional water treatment plants with a combined capacity of 2.6 billion gallons per day, nine surface water reservoirs, 800 miles of pipeline, and 16 hydroelectric power plants 

Job Summary

The Metropolitan Water District of Southern California has one (1) opening for a
Senior Information Technology Quality Analyst (District Temporary full-time). This position is based in Los Angeles, CA at our headquarters which is adjacent to Union Station. 
 
This position is responsible for the estimation, planning, and execution of testing efforts for IT systems and applications. This role this position acts as lead for all QA/QC activities within projects, responsible for the coordination of all phases of testing including internal QA/QC testing and UAT phases. You will provide analysis of system and application design information and determine fitness for use with respect to business processes. You will perform Project Quality reviews to ensure adherence to MWD’s SDLC. You will utilize your knowledge of QA/QC best practices and industry standards to improve current processes and leads initiatives for adoption of those improvements.


JOB DUTIES
1. Leads and conducts analysis and investigations of technical issues, prepares reports, and makes recommendations.

2. Leads and develops guidelines for the implementation of computer systems.

3. Leads and creates technical documents and structured deliverables following information technology standards, including test plans, test scripts, test results, test logs, and test status reports for Information Systems or other similar project and initiatives.

4. Leads and reviews technical documents and structured deliverables following information technology standards, including test plans, test scripts, test results, test logs, and test status reports for Real Time Systems, Management Information Systems or similar projects and initiatives.

5. Leads, creates, and tracks to closure issues identified and reported during testing.

6. Identifies and recommends improvements to the technical environment affecting quality control.

7. Leads analysis and implementation, and recommends possible solutions to problems that improve the quality, reduce the cost, or improve customer satisfaction of Information Systems or similar projects and initiatives.

8. Leads, performs, documents, and coordinates the unit and system testing of Information Systems or similar projects and initiatives.

9. Leads and conducts user acceptance testing on information technology Information Systems or similar projects and initiatives.

10. Leads and trains in the concepts and practices of Quality Control for Systems or similar projects and initiatives.

11. Leads and develops validation and verification test plans to meet customer requirements for Information Systems or similar projects and initiatives.

12. Reviews and approves structured life cycle deliverables.

13. Leads and performs analysis of emerging quality assurance technologies and provides recommendations.

14. Leads, coordinates, and performs activities related to quality assurance on projects or initiatives.

15. Leads and creates technical documents and structured deliverables following information technology standards, including deliverable reviews, phase reviews, quality review reports, and metrics reports

16. Leads analysis and implementation, and recommends possible solutions to problems that improve the quality, reduce the cost, or improve customer satisfaction.

17. Reviews and approves structured life cycle deliverables.

18. Reviews and approves special quality reports.

19. Leads, analyzes, recommends, and implements quality metrics.

20. Performs other related Information Technology Quality Analyst job duties as required.

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