Kforce Systems Quality Assurance / Scripting Engineer in El Segundo, California

Kforce has a client that is seeking a Systems QA/Scripting Engineer in El Segundo, CA.Key Responsibilities:

  • Reviewing project specifications and working with other organizations (both within and outside of Engineering) to understand the systems requirements of the projects, including the system architecture, design, internal and external interfaces, and use cases

  • Generating system test plans to validate system requirements and functionality as documented in the system specifications

  • Developing test scenarios and generating test procedures to properly and rigorously test the system requirements and functionality

  • Developing load testing scenarios and generating load test procedures/scripts to properly and rigorously test the system

  • Executing tests to validate the requirements and functionality per project specifications as detailed in the test procedures

  • Identifying, analyzing, and documenting any defects discovered during testing

  • Working with the development teams to troubleshoot and resolve issues

  • Working around live on the air broadcast equipment and understand the need to be very careful so as to not disrupt on-air systems equipment

  • Generating test reports to document all test results

  • Define and/or develop test tools and simulators as necessary

  • A Bachelor's of Science degree in a related engineering filed is required

  • 5 years of practical hands on experience in system test and quality assurance engineering for large-scale systems. Knowledge of broadcast technology and digital television technologies (video compression, encoders/decoders, MPEG-4, etc) is highly desirable

  • Must have experience with using SQL to access and manipulate relational databases (DB2, Oracle, etc), writing scripts (Shell, Perl, SQL), and developing software applications (Java, C/C , XML) is also a plus

  • Must have solid experience with testing and monitoring tools such as Soap UI, Load UI, Load Runner, JMeter, JIRA, CliQr, CA LISA, ITKO LISA, etc

  • Strong Cloud testing and deployment experience required

  • Open Stack experience required

  • QA Automation experience required (writing, creating automation framework, test cases, scripts, etc)

  • Functional and Automated testing experience

  • Scripting experience

  • Strong Web Services testing experience

  • Ability to produce desired results with minimal supervision

  • Must be able to work successfully in a deadline-driven, team-oriented environment

  • Candidates must possess excellent written/verbal communication, problem-solving, and analytical abilities

  • Must have solid, demonstrable planning, organizational, and follow-up skills

Experience with the following tools:

  • JMeter

  • SOAP UI

  • REST

  • CA LISA

  • ITKO LISA

  • JavaScript

Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.Compensation Type:HoursMinimum Compensation:0.00Maximum Compensation:0.00