Rick Hill – Software Quality Director

Rick’s consulting career of over 18 years encompasses extensive experience in all phases of the system development life cycle, with a major emphasis on software quality and testing. He is skilled at approaching and managing projects objectively, while striking a balance between time, cost, quality, and risk. He has a common sense style, and is committed to leadership by example. He has the ability to work creatively with people throughout an organization to ensure that activities are completed on-time and within budget. Prior to his association with PWP, Rick held managerial and field delivery positions with AlphaSoft Services, Interim Technology, and General Electric Consulting.

Throughout his career Rick has balanced business development responsibilities with field delivery/engagement management.Rick has helped well-known Bay Area companies including Pacific Bell, American Express, Bank of America, and Charles Schwab develop, test, and successfully release a variety of business applications. His experience encompasses the public sector as well and includes the County of Los Angeles and the South San Francisco Unified School District.Rick holds an MBA in Information Systems from San Francisco State University and is certified by the Quality Assurance Institute as a Quality Analyst.