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QA Engineer III - LV
Ref No.: 18-00604
Location: Livermore, California
Start Date: 07/02/2018
QA Engineer
Livermore, CA.
6 month Contract
The QA Engineer III performs quality assurance/testing projects on a project to project basis. 

 Responsibilities:
  • Develop test cases, and test scripts and acceptance criteria to ensure adequate test coverage
  • Researches and implements new and improved testing methods, processes, tools and test systems.
  • Performs testing tasks on designated projects
  • Plans and implements testing and code reviews.
  • Assists project teams with project level test strategies and test approaches
  • Assist staff with cross-product and technical issues
  • Produce progress reports for all projects
  • Ensure that the data in the testing database is accurate
  • Provide ongoing technical and application training as necessary to improve the overall quality of the software
  • Determine what needs to be tested based on the changes made by programmers during the project
  • Update QA process notebook and holds QA meetings to ensure testing process is understood by all the team members
  • Perform code reviews as necessary
  • Should be able to gain good knowledge of application and act as a SME
  • Perform other incidental and related duties as required and assigned
Required Skills and Knowledge:
•Good analytical skills
•Excellent/expert knowledge of SQL and ability to write complex queries, experience working with large scale
 RDBMS (Informix or SQL Server)
•Client server system knowledge
•Effective testing skills, with proficient knowledge in test planning and execution
•Strong knowledge of UNIX and Windows environments, experience with testing SOA and component-based
 architecture
•Organizational and communication skills, ability to work independently
•Ability to multitask and work on multiple projects

Physical Requirements:

•Sit/stand/walk/8-10 hours/day
•Lift/carry/push/pull under and over 10lbs occasionally
•Keying frequency, handling, reaching, fine manipulation
Education and Experience:

•5-7 years' experience in software quality assurance environment
•Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or Business Administration with a Computer Information concentration
 or a related degree, or an equivalent level of advanced competence obtained through experience, education
 and/or training.

-Must submit to and pass background check.  Must not have any Federal or State liens resulting from County,
 State or Federal tax issues.  Must not have any current defaulted student loans.
-Must be able to pass a criminal background check; must not have any felony convictions or specific misdemeanors.
-Must submit to and pass drug screen.