Extremely methodical Quality Assurance & Quality Senior Engineer with 10 years of experience who will consult with managers on product goals, anticipate user behaviors and write software test case.
Perform engineering duties in planning, designing, and overseeing construction and maintenance of building structures, and facilities, such as roads, railroads, airports, bridges, harbors, channels, dams, irrigation projects, pipelines, power plants, and water and sewage systems.
Working & involves at site
Reviewing quality specifications and technical design documents to provide timely and meaningful feedback.
Creating detailed, comprehensive and well-structured test plans and test cases.
Estimating, prioritizing, planning and coordinating quality testing activities.
Review requirements, specifications and technical design documents to provide timely and meaningful feedback
Create detailed, comprehensive and well-structured test plans and test cases
Estimate, prioritize, plan and coordinate testing activities
Design, develop and execute automation scripts using open source tools
Identify, record, document thoroughly and track bugs
Perform thorough regression testing when bugs are resolved.
Develop and apply testing processes for new and existing products to meet client needs.
Liaise with internal teams (e.g. developers and product managers) to identify system requirements.
Monitor debugging process results.
Investigate the causes of non-conforming software and train users to implement solutions.
Track quality assurance metrics, like defect densities and open defect counts.
Stay up-to-date with new testing tools and test strategies.
Executes the specific inspections on materials, equipment and construction/installation activities on site.
Issues the relevant Quality Records and, when necessary, write and send to Quality Control Supervisor non-conformances reports.
Checks the preparation of foundations.
Checks the correct preparation of reinforcements.
Checks the certifications regarding element mixes. LASTM test, chemical analysis, grain size analysis.
Monitors atmospheric conditions during pouring operations.
Monitors correct curing operations.
Checks the sampling operations (when required).
Reviews the laboratory examination results.
Checks sub-grade dry density.
Checks moisture content.
Checks compression strength test.
Checks after execution of costing.
Checks after concrete puring.
Checks materials quality (wire, fitting etc.).
Verifies special processes and the relevant workers’ qualifications.
Orderly collect, check and manage documents certifying tests, controls and inspections carried out witnessing the tests, controls and inspections carried out.
Check the conformity with the Quality Control Plan and obtain the relevant documentation.
Check the documents certifying the tests, controls and inspections carried out.
Ensure the correct implementation of the approved Inspection Test Plan according to Clients requirements.
undertaking technical and feasibility studies including site investigations
using a range of computer software for developing detailed designs
undertaking complex calculations
liaising with clients and a variety of professionals including architects and subcontractors
compiling job specs and supervising tendering procedures
resolving design and development problems
managing budgets and project resources
scheduling material and equipment purchases and deliveries
making sure the project complies with legal requirements, especially health and safety
assessing the sustainability and environmental impact of projects
ensuring projects run smoothly and structures are completed within budget and on time
Working hours for consulting civil engineers are generally normal office hours, with some extra hours and weekend work close to project deadlines. Contractors, on the other hand, often work shifts and weekends and are outside in all weathers.
Typical employers of civil engineers
Construction companies (both consultants and contractors)
Local authorities and government departments