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QA Tester

  • Location: Norwood, Massachusetts, 02062
  • Salary: 40.0
  • Job Type:Contract to Hire

Posted 25 days ago

Terrific Contract Opportunity!

Our client is one of the world's largest producers of energy-efficient, resource-saving technologies. Come be a part of how digitalization, globalization, urbanization, demographic change, and climate change are transforming our world.

Position: Software Test Engineer

Location: Norwood Massachusetts 02062

Term: 9 months

Day-to-Day Responsibilities:

  • Verify through testing or inspection that the product functionality meets the software requirements and design.
  • Design, develop, and execute software tests to verify design meets documented requirements.
  • Plan and implement configuration of physical setup of equipment.
  • Create/track software defects in the defect tracking database and verify closure of defects.
  • Report passed and failed requirements to the test team lead, the project team, and the department manager.
  • Communicate task status to the test team lead and manager.
  • Interact with other test and development personnel on a project.
  • Manage own priorities, with support from the Test Lead.
  • Multitask effectively on and across projects.
  • Communicate effectively one on one as well as in groups.

Is this a good fit? (Requirements):

  • BS/MS in Computer Science or Engineering.
  • 2-4 years of successful experience in a related field and the successful demonstration of Key Responsibilities, Knowledge and skills as presented above.
  • Black-box, performance, stress and load testing, as required by the project.
  • Performing manual testing, and possibly automated testing, of product features.
  • Providing documented evidence of test execution.
  • Participating in risk management (project, technical, and hazard) activities.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Word and Excel.
  • Ability to comprehend software design documents.
  • Ability to peer-review software requirements and design documents.
  • Ability to create manual tests for semi-complex software modules from requirement and design documents.
  • Ability to create Requirements Trace documentation for tools used to verification and validation and for semi-complex software.
  • Ability to work effectively both alone and as part of a team.
  • Possesses strong writing, presentation, and general communication skills.
  • Ability to handle a variety of tasks and juggle multiple assignments.
  • Ability to create Test Plans and Test Reports for tools used in support of verification and validation.

Even better if you have:

  • FDA Design Control regulations and associated standards and guidance.
  • Microsoft Team Foundation Server scripting, particularly in the area of build automation.
  • Experience with testing medical devices.
  • Experience on an Agile/Scrum team.
  • ASTQB Certification (or the equivalent).
  • Database fundamentals.
  • Communication protocols.
  • Network monitoring.
  • Computer system performance monitoring.
  • Various programming languages, such as C#, C ++, C or Visual Basic.
  • Communication protocols, such as LIS 3, HL7.
  • Chemistry
  • Calculated Parameters for reported analyses.
  • Statistical Data Analysis.
  • Strong organizational and administrative skills.

If this sounds like the perfect fit, apply today!