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Sr IT SQA Engineer

Job ID 1371145BR Date posted 03/28/2018 Location Mooresville, NC Location Name CSC-Mooresville Address 1000 Lowes Boulevard Employment Type I Regular Employment Type II Full-Time Line of Business Corporate Department 0721 - IT QA
Are you a Pioneering Spirit? Lowe's is looking for Visionaries, Risktakers, Adventurers. Lowe’s is looking for someone that is driven by potential—A trailblazer of innovation. We are a multibillion dollar company with 5 million MyLowes users and millions of daily site visits. We’re looking for someone that dares to take risks and is excited about the opportunity to work on problems that have never been attempted. So if you’re an innovator, the kind of person who thinks outside the box and is always excited about your next challenge, you might just be the Pioneering Spirit we’re looking for.


The primary purpose of this role is to assist in the development of the software quality assurance (SQA) test strategy and project plans for moderately to highly complex IT initiatives across multiple SQA domains. This includes responsibility for assisting in the development of a formal GQS (Global Quality Services) Framework and providing end-to-end quality assurance throughout the entire Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC) for moderately to highly complex IT initiatives in multiple SQA domains.


• Assists in developing a formal GQS (Global Quality Services) Framework by applying an understanding of company software testing methodologies, quality standards and internal/external controls
• Promotes continuous improvement and makes recommendations for framework enhancements
• Participates in gate assessments for various SDLC stages with guidance from senior team members as appropriate
• Assists in the development of software quality assurance (SQA) test strategy for moderately to highly complex IT initiatives across multiple SQA domains by analyzing business and technology requirements to ensure stability and traceability
• Identifies, defines and mitigates issues, dependencies and risks related to testing
• Develops and executes front and or back-end test case scenarios in accordance with the GQS framework and company testing methodology
• Identifies and escalates quality risks, issues, conflicts and/or resistance across teams throughout the SDLC
• Assists in the development of software quality assurance (SQA) project plans by participating in the identification of project scope and level-of-effort (LOE) estimates
• Adheres to established SQA processes and controls

Leadership skills for delivering via Global Teams
  • Experience with Zeke, JDA, Mainframe, JCL, DB2, Informatica and Teredata


Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, CIS, or related field
6+ Experience in SQA
2+ Experience in a leadership role


Master's Degree in Computer Science, CIS, or related field

3+ Experience in a large matrixed organization, working with IT vendors and writing technical documentation
4+ Experience in the retail industry, working on projects involving the implementation of software development life cycles (SDLC) and working with integration technologies
Warehouse Management Systems expertise; Experience with Supply Chain applications and concepts

About Lowe's

Lowe's Companies, Inc. (NYSE: LOW) is a FORTUNE® 50 home improvement company serving more than 18 million customers a week in the United States, Canada and Mexico. With fiscal year 2017 sales of $68.6 billion, Lowe's and its related businesses operate or service more than 2,390 home improvement and hardware stores and employ over 310,000 people. Founded in 1946 and based in Mooresville, N.C., Lowe's supports the communities it serves through programs that focus on K-12 public education and community improvement projects. For more information, visit .

Lowe’s is an equal opportunity affirmative action employer and administers all personnel practices without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, veteran status, genetics or any other category protected under applicable law.

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