Philips CG 50 Technical Specialist Quality in Bangalore, India

  • RoleTo perform both the functions of a Quality Assurance and Quality Engineering roleTo monitor the status and progress of the project independentlyTo advice project management on perceived risks in the projectReports ToQuality leader /Quality ManagerResponsibilities and Key Result AreasSoftware Quality engineering activities:Process deploymentParticipation in process definition as per Sector/BU standards, tailoring as per project needs and effective deploymentConducting configuration audits along with the QL/Program QualityConducting process audits and compliance checksInitiating necessary escalations in case of non complianceActive participation in development processCo-ordination in estimations, involvement in the making of estimation reports, Gantt charts, SDP along with PLEnsuring that the reviews are conducted effectively and also that the review comments are closed and incorporated in the work productsEnsuring that only the reviewed and tested code is used for integrationEnsuring adequate testing including regression testingEnsuring release worthiness of all deliverablesMetrics data collection for the project and analysis, initiating and tracking corrective / preventive actions with the PLDefect classification and analysis, initiating and tracking corrective/preventive actions with the PLCo-coordinating for project Stage reviews and Audits; ensuring that lessons learnt in project are captured, shared, & acted uponInteraction with partner counterparts if applicableAcquiring product domain knowledge, performing random testingParticipation in Organization ActivitiesDeployment of planned sector/program specific SPI actionsParticipation in Sector/PIC level forums (QITs, Task force, SIGs etc)sAccountability and AuthoritiesAs defined aboveDecision MakingAs defined aboveExternal InterfacingWith customers during approval of release and acceptanceWith BE & QM for audit and reportingExperienceAround 5-10 Experience in quality assurance and quality control activitiesExperience as senior software/hardware engineer/module leader/technical leaderWorking experience in quality assurance and quality controlPreferable experience in all areas of development life cycleQualificationGraduate/Post graduate in Engineering/Software Engineering with 3-5 of experienceKnow-howUnderstanding and selection of various lifecycle models in the projectTechnical knowledge on various software/hardware development, design, implementation and testing techniques, tools etc.Knowledge on project management issues such as metrics based management, risk management etc.Practical knowledge of prevailing software/hardware quality standards and modelsProcess auditing skillsDomain competenceExposure to applicable regulatory standards such as ISO 13485, FDA 21 CFR 820Skill SetMathematical skills to analyze and interpret project metricsProblem solving skillsKnowledge about various Process Models and Standards CMMi /ISO13485 (for PH)/ ITIL(IT APPS) etc.,Awareness on applicable regulatory standards (PH)Personal attributesQuality consciousPatienceSincereAssertive