174997 - SQA Engineer - CA
Industry
ENG
Region
CA-S.Cali-Los Angeles/Orange Counties
City
West Hills
State
CA
Rate
Up to $48.87 DOE
Duration
7 Months
Description
Chipton-Ross is seeking a SQA Engineer for an opening in West Hills, CA.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Responsibilities include risk assessment, defect identification and prevention, test planning, test creation and test execution. Testing will include functional and nonfunctional, structural, integration, regression, system and smoke testing. Specific Duties include but are not limited to: Collaborate with scrum team to ensure on-time delivery of quality products. Perform all phases of software quality assurance including requirements analysis, test planning and test execution. Participate in all phases of product development including design, implementation, testing, integration and maintenance for our company's scientific instruments with guidance from senior engineers. Collaborate with software scrum team and other engineering groups to ensure on-time delivery of quality products. Collaborate with product owner and customer representatives during project development phase to ensure stories are complete and have testable acceptance criteria. Collaborate with software scrum team to develop risk based test plans that incorporate defect prevention practices, unit testing, test driven development and use testing strategies to assure quality software products. Design test cases that verify requirements and validate functionality. Perform story acceptance testing as part of an agile scrum process. Detect, report and track software defects. Develop test strategies, practices and artifacts that minimize testing effort and increase efficiency and scalability. Adapt test plans and test cases in response to peer review and maintain accurate test documentation that meets department policy.

REQUIRED EXPERIENCE:
Experience working on an Agile scrum team Experience writing formal test protocols Experience with automated software testing environments (unit, integration, system) is a plus Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities necessary to perform essential functions Strong analytical, problem-solving and root-cause analysis skills Strong written and oral communication skills Familiarity with JIRA and VMWare Familiarity and interest in science is a plus Knowledge of basic networking principles is a plus Familiarity with one or more scripting/programming languages and/or tools such as: C++, MySQL, Perl, JAVA, Python, is a plus Desire and ability to work in a multi-disciplinary development team that is part of a multi-disciplinary development effort Highly motivated team player and with a strong desire for continuous learning and broadening knowledge base

EDUCATION:
Bachelor's Degree in Software, Science or related field required 3 years experience testing commercial software products

WORK HOURS:
Day Shift
Full-Time


Contact
Tyler Harrell at tharrell@chiptonross.com
CHIPTON-ROSS, INC.
420 Culver Boulevard
Playa Del Rey, CA 90293

Phone: (310) 414-7800 x342 or (800) 927-9318 x342

Candidates responding to this posting must currently possess the eligibility to work in the United States. No third parties please.

Chipton-Ross provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, State or local law. This policy governs all areas of employment at Chipton-Ross, including recruiting, hiring, training, assignment, promotions, compensation, benefits, discipline, and terminations.