17338-Software Quality Assurance Engineer
The Norland Group - Houston, TX

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Position Overview:

Title : Software Quality Assurance Engineer

Location : Houston, TX

Pay Rate: $45 - $51/Hour DOE

Duration: 6 Months Contract

Potential to convert to a full time position

Must be authorized to work for any employer

This Position requires background and drug test

Work on software testing activities to meet defined schedules and in acceptable quality
Review business, feature and functional requirements; develop and maintain test documentation such as test plans, test designs, and test cases
Execute manual and automated tests and report results
Creates bug reports and overall status reports
Interface with R&D, Customer Support, Project, and Product Management with regard to software quality assurance
Follow test procedural directions from the Software Test Manager or Software Test Lead

Competencies (required skills, experience and knowledge):
BS in Computer Science or related subject, MS is a plus
Preempt potential problems and provides effective problem reports in reaction to application of concepts, techniques, knowledge, or processes.
Display original thinking in applying principles, theories, and concepts on a wide range of Quality Assurance related activities.
Typically 3+ years of successful experience in related field and successful demonstration of Key Responsibilities as presented above.
Prior experience in the field of Engineering Software, such as software used in the Oil & Gas Industry by engineering consultants is a plus
Strong technical background in Software Testing and Quality Assurance
Good working knowledge of Software Development Life Cycle and Agile methodologies
Strong analytical and multitasking skills, responsive, and keeps commitments
Results Oriented: Ability to estimate risks and meet deadlines
Ability to make decisions, show risk awareness, and evaluate options and solutions. Exercise judgment in making sound decisions.
Team player and contributes towards team goals.
Communication Skills: is able to articulate his/her thoughts convincingly in both verbal and written form.
Customer Focused.