Software Quality Assurance Engineer in Pasadena, CA at ConsultNet

Date Posted: 9/11/2020

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Software Quality Assurance Engineer
Pasadena, CA
Direct Hire
Up to $175k year DOE
Successful candidate will work with the distributed SW team to monitor the technical progress of the software. Attend regular weekly meetings with the software vendor to discuss progress and technical issues. Lead the quality assurance of delivered software by executing, reviewing, and analyzing software tests. Occasional test writing and rewriting is expected. Lead the configuration management of the delivered software, working closely with the companies Systems Engineering group to apply the project standard process. Become a technical expert in the SW languages, testing tools, libraries, and quality assurance approach. Coordinate with the QA and System Safety group to ensure that company quality and safety process are followed. Responsible for company System Engineering review process documents related to software requirements compliance, traceability, verification and validation. Use your existing knowledge of software quality assurance and testing to recommend improvements to the testing approach and process. Work to streamline and automate the quality assurance process to generate required systems engineering documents. Work with and support managers of work packages that include software to ensure successful delivery and integration of all software into one company system. Work with offshore team to increase their understanding of software testing.
Required Skills:
  • A degree in a scientific, computer science or a related engineering discipline. An advanced degree is preferred.
  • A track record of successful experience with software testing on large software projects.
  • Significant experience with tools for automated software testing, continuous integration, agile development support, and software quality assurance for languages such as Scala and Java.
  • A minimum of 5 years of experience with software development and testing including all aspects of the software lifecycle: design, code, test, verification, integration, and maintenance.
  • Demonstrated use of "soft skills such as interpersonal and communication skills and a strong sense of team spirit.
  • Demonstrated ability to generate clear and concise technical documents and presentations.
  • Technical knowledge and experience with one or more companies tools including: Linux, Scala/Java, Akka, Jira, and browser-based user interfaces.

Bonus Skills:
  • Experience working with internationally distributed technical teams.
  • Experience with software outsourcing in India.
  • An understanding of System's Engineering concepts

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