Randstad Sr. QA Engineer in Rancho Cordova, California

Sr. QA Engineer

job details:

  • location:Rancho Cordova, CA

  • salary:$40 - $45 per hour

  • date posted:Monday, March 12, 2018

  • job type:Temp to Perm

  • industry:Information Technology

  • reference:607523

job description

Our client is looking for a Sr. QA Engineer for a contract to hire opportunity in Rancho Cordova, CA.


  • Develop, maintain, and implement System/Integration testing strategy, test plans, test processes, test scenarios, and test cases based on CLIENT's CMMI standards

  • Assist with UAT testing

  • Communicate with Business/Systems Analysts and Developers to understand/clarify requirements

  • Identify and prepare test data for testing

  • Identify, report, and manage defects in defect tracking system

  • Provide testing status reports per Project requirements and provide input to the Project Plans and Processes

  • Identify and communicate risks to Project team

  • Provide regular updates to the Test/Project Manager

  • Provide technical information for Change Requests meetings

  • Participate in systems requirement reviews and team meetings when necessary

  • Maintain Project's test documentation

  • Participate in Systems Integration Testing with vendors or clients under test lead's guidance

  • Participate in collection and review of quantitative data related to software testing and development activities for measurement and analysis as required.

  • Maintain testing work products to comply with PPQA reviews and audits which is to ensure compliance with documented plans, procedures, and standards as required.

Personal/Soft Skills:

  • Excellent organizational, interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills.

  • Ability to do presentations and walkthroughs with Systems and Business personnel

  • Ability to work well in a fast paced environment under deadlines in a changing environment.

  • Ability to successfully execute many complex tasks simultaneously,

  • Ability to work as a team member, as well as independently

  • Must be organized and detail oriented

Technical Skills / Knowledge Required:

  • 6+ years' experience with software quality assurance required with some experience in large scaled complex projects

  • Worked with web based applications.

  • Demonstrated proficiency with SQL for creating/modifying queries is a must.

  • Demonstrated proficiency in Test Plan and Test Case writing and defect management and use of various test management tools

  • Experience in using Unix for file manipulation and basic shell scripting

  • Experience with Scripting languages such as JavaScript, HTML, creating and validating XML

  • Experience testing web services using tools such as SOAP UI

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office (Word, Visio, Project, Excel, PowerPoint)

  • Excellent analytical skills.

  • Thorough understanding of all phases of SDLC required and various testing types such as Systems, Integration, UAT etc.

Additional Skills / Knowledge Preferred:

  • Some working experience with automation tools

  • Exposure to Reports testing

  • Healthcare Industry experience is a plus.

  • Experience testing in Agile/SCRUM environments

  • Experience with CMMI Maturity Level 3 organizations.