Hired by Matrix, Inc. Senior Software Quality Assurance Engineer in Centennial, Colorado

Senior Software Quality Assurance Engineer

Job Type:Contract

Job Location:Centennial


Job Description:

Job Summary

  • The Sr. Software Quality Engineer (SQE) performs complex testing tasks requiring planning, scheduling, and testing to assure that developed products meet design specifications and are within total quality management limits and standards within this education publishing company


  • Responsible for developing, implementing, and maintaining quality assurance systems and activities

  • Defines and specifies the implementation of standards, methods, and procedures for inspecting, testing and evaluating the precision, accuracy, and reliability of company products

  • Participates in the reviewing of engineering designs to contribute quality assurance requirements and considerations. Assists product support areas in gathering and analyzing data

  • Track test progress and results in test management tools like QMetry, HP-ALM & Jira

  • Facilitates troubleshooting and solves problems

  • Report and Investigate project issues with quality engineers, developers, product management, technical project management and technical support specialists

  • Team interactions will be required both in the US and overseas

  • Operate under general supervision and report to the Software Quality Engineering Manager

  • Analyzes and ensures requirements/User Story acceptance criteria are acceptable for test case creation

  • Contributes to the development of other team members through training and knowledge-share.

  • Supports Production and Pre-Production testing to validate core infrastructure and partner application changes

  • Working closely with the Software research and development team.

  • Advance computing development lab

  • Other tasks as assigned


Minimum Education Requirement

  • Bachelor in Computer Science, Math or other Engineering degree.


Ideal candidate has:

  • Knowledge of mathematical concepts and structure

  • Experience in the area of Machine Learning

  • Experience with Python 3.6

  • Experience running code under Python profiler and identifying bottlenecks

  • Experience with REST concepts like HTTP methods, JSON, Resources

  • Knowledgeable in QE Practices with strong troubleshooting skills. Domain knowledge in Ed-Tech Has demonstrated planning and resource scheduling skills Formulate test plans including systems analysis, risk analysis, dependency analysis, writing and plotting test strategies, and report defects (pre/post- production)

  • Ability to make all automation scripts work across multiple test environments

  • Strong skills in white-box testing, paired programming and implementing testing strategies covering functional, performance, negative and user experience

  • Experience with automated tools for validating correctness of RESTful services

  • Experience load-testing RESTful services to measure capacity using automated tools (Define, execute and assess test results using load frameworks to identify breaking point)

  • Strong skills in Python, Selenium, and API tools. Familiar with mobile testing methods and tools.

  • Experienced implementing highly complex Manual and Automation Testing strategies, including Web Services and U/I tools

  • Team player able to work closely with others, yet independently drive initiatives as needed, with strong communication skills and team interactions with ability to disseminate technical information to team members

  • Experience writing and executing unit tests using Python’s pytest framework, including focus on code coverage assessment and recommending improvements

  • Ability to clearly document issues including expected behavior, actual behavior, and other details about the failure

  • Ability to read and understand log files that contain HTTP request information and Python stack traces to find out where in the code base the error originated from

Please submit your resume for consideration. Once submitted, feel free to contact Rushi at 858-703-6733 for additional information.

Approx. Duration: 9 months

About Hired By Matrix

Hired by Matrix, Inc. founded in 1986, is a certified Woman-Owned Business Enterprise (WBE) dedicated to providing the highest quality of job opportunities to our candidates and staffing services to our clients. We are a full service staffing firm with experience recruiting and delivering for IT, Accounting & Finance, Administrative & Clerical, Clinical & Scientific, and Marketing disciplines. Our long history in the staffing industry and dedication to excellence are the key differentiators that have fueled our success for over 30 years.

Hired by Matrix offers our contract professionals competitive salaries, benefits after 60 days and a 401k option after one year.Equal Opportunity EmployerWBENC CertifiedWOSB Certified*CEO Sharon Olzerowicz serves on the WBENC Board and is a long-standing member of the Forum Governing Group.

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