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Kforce Quality Assurance Engineer in Riverton, Utah

Kforce has a client seeking a Quality Assurance Engineer in Riverton, Utah (UT).Summary:This is a contract position that usually works with minimum supervision, conferring with superiors on unusual matters. Assignments are broad in nature, requiring originality and ingenuity. This role has considerable latitude for un-reviewed action or decision. This individual conducts a wide range of quality control tests and analyses to ensure that software meets or exceeds specified standards and end-user requirements. Responsibilities:

  • Writes areas of test automation code

  • Drafts, revises and approves test plans and scripts to ensure alignment with standards and IT strategy

  • Creates test data files with valid and invalid records to thoroughly test program logic and verify system flow

  • Coordinates with users to plan user acceptance testing, alpha and beta testing

  • Ensures that system tests are successfully completed and documented, and all problems are resolved using a Continuous Delivery model

  • Understands and identifies the root causes of problems; thinks abstractly on how solve these problems

  • Participates with the test lead to identify the test methodologies and test harness that the team will use

  • Develops and maintains up-to-date industry skills in quality assurance and test automation

  • Works with others in the group and in the department the processes and technologies, as well as the appropriate areas in which they should be applied

  • Determines creative, innovative, and cost-effective ways to meet requirements and deliverables

  • Works as an effective team member, producing the best out of each engineer through example

  • Bachelor's degree in related field or equivalent professional experience

  • 5 years of relevant experience

  • Experience with the full product release cycle on multiple successful software projects

  • Verifiable knowledge of the applicable technical systems and functions

  • Experience in testing systems for scalability, fault tolerance, load, and other operational areas for a data center-based service is beneficial

  • Experience testing cloud-based applications in Continuous Integration/Continuous Delivery in a service-oriented architecture preferred

  • Excellent communication and teamwork skills

  • Experience in testing products in an Agile development life cycle

  • History of learning and adapting quickly

  • Empirical, analytical, engineering mindset

  • Experience in writing C# automation code

  • Experience with UI automation frameworks such as Selenium and protractor

  • Self-starter and an independent worker

  • This job operates in a professional office environment

  • To successfully perform the essential functions of the job there may be physical requirements which need to be met such as sitting for long periods of time and using computer monitors/equipment

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