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Senior Software QA Engineer - Westlake, TX
Ref No.: 17-03510
Location: Westlake, Texas
Job Title:  Senior Software QA Engineer
Job Location:  Westlake, TX
Position Type: Contract (12+ months)
Rate: DOE
US Citizen, Green Card, GC-EAD and H4-EAD preferred- No Third Party C2C Candidates

Job Description
Our client is seeking a Senior Software QA Engineer for a 12 month contract-to-hire opportunity located in Westlake, TX. 
Duties include:
  • Under general direction, debug complex software products through the use of systematic tests to develop, apply and maintain quality standards for company products.
  • Design, code and execute automated test scripts.
  • Prepare reports and documentation updates.
  • Technical consulting on automation issues, tools and processes.
  • May take part in researching best practices, new tools and technology.
  • Interact with senior internal and external personnel.
  • Develop and executes software test plans.
  • Analyze and write test standards and procedures.
  • Maintains documentation of test results to assist in debugging and modification of software.
  • Analyze test results to ensure existing functionality and recommends corrective action.
  • Consult with development engineers in resolution of problems.
  • 5 + years of QA experience.
  • Working knowledge of all phases of the product life cycle, including engineering specifications, customer requirements gathering, software design and development, testing - including unit, functional, systems and integration.
  • Test Automation and Testing Tools: QTP, White, Loadrunner, FitNesse, Quality Center (VBscript, XML, performance testing).
  • Demonstrated ability to function effectively in fast paced and frequently changing work environments.
  • Master in creating well defined Test Strategies for various types of Functional, Exploratory and Regression testing initiatives.
  • Highly proficient in SQL, Oracle, SQL Server.Experience with of Agile Methodologies, Scrum.
  • Thorough understanding of Web Application Testing.
  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent in Computer Science or related field.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Preferred experience:
  • Previous travel industry experience.
  • Background in integration testing, testing interfaces between primary application and other applications.
  • Prior experience with flight scheduling operations software.
  • Basic scripting or programming skills preferred.
  • Basic JAVA skills preferred.