The CEO of the company has asked you to present an executive summary of your recommendations and plans to steer the project through its initial launch if you were hired as the Director of Software Quality Assurance and were given necessary authorities to execute your plans. You are expected to define benchmarks that would be necessary to match or surpass the competitions. You may make some reasonable assumptions on the technical aspect of the project. Due to budgetary constraints, no additional new hiring is possible in the next 6 months.
Grading is based on:
70% Technical contents
o Your recommendations are technically sound and your plans are plausible.
o You provide concise and clear reasoning for your recommendations and plans.
o You discuss possible alternative to your recommendations and plans.
o You discuss potential risks and limitation of your recommendations and plans. •
30% Writing & style o The writing supports the purpose with concise, logical details that meet the reader’s informational needs.
o The organization enhances and showcases the purpose. The sequence, structure, and presentation are compelling and move the reader through the text.
o Words convey the intended message in an accurate and concise manner that increases the reader’s understanding.
o Paragraph division is sound and reinforces the organizational structure.
o Grammar and usage are correct and contribute to clarity and style.
o Punctuation is smooth and guides the reader through the text.