Quality Assurance Engineer in Bedford, MA at Consultnet Careers

Date Posted: 5/25/2023

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Job Description

Quality Assurance Engineer

Bedford, MA

6+ month contract

$35.00- $45.00 an hour

Immediate hire at a growing company. Will establish quality standards for products and processes and suggest modifications meant to prevent defects in components or final products. Work closely with cross-functional teams, including product design, product management, and production, to identify and mitigate quality risks. Audits production processes, raw materials, or suppliers/vendors to ensure that established quality standards are met. Conducts root cause analysis for defects, non-conformities, or other quality failures. May be responsible for ensuring compliance with formal external quality standards, such as ISO 9001. Handles basic issues and problems, and refers more complex issues to higher-level staff.


  • 3-5 years of hands on work experience as a Quality Assurance Engineer
  • Plans, creates, maintains and executes detailed test plans, and scripts for verification of, but not limited to, software functionality, security, load, and performance.
  • Generates and maintains test data and the test environment.
  • Reads, understands and correctly interprets business and technical requirements
  • Develops scripts to test these requirements. Suggests changes to ensure accuracy of documented requirements. Participates in reviews of technical documentation, such as user manuals and suggests improvements and tests incorporated procedures.
  • Develops a thorough understanding of the functionality of client-server, web or desktop applications.
  • Participates in defining automation strategy and applying appropriate automation technologies to meet the short and long-term quality goals. Responsible for developing and maintaining test automation frameworks, solutions and automated test scripts using.
  • Responsible for following established test methodologies and processes. Evaluates test processes and procedures and makes recommendations for improvement.
  • Works closely, collaboratively and communicates effectively with project stakeholders, engineers, and managers. Takes initiative and ownership, performs as a mentor and helps build a positive, productive work team.
  • Performs investigative testing on customer and other issues as required.
  • Documents test processes, test plans, test cases, configurations and results.
  • Maintains and administers test management or configuration management software.
  • Helps develop testing strategies, project plans and risk mitigation strategies
  • Bachelor's Degree
  • Candidates must be Citizens.

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