SSUSA Job #655: Senior QA Linux App Test Engineer

Job Description

 

SENIOR QA LINUX APP TEST ENGINEER

 

One of our financial clients in New Jersey is looking for an experienced (3-5 years) Linux Application Test engineer with experience in the following………..

 

         5+ years working with Linux (RedHat)

 

         2+ years building and maintaining VMWare guests or equivalent

 

         3+ years troubleshooting or configuring TCP/IP and routing protocols

 

         Hands-on experience with Wireshark or tcpdump

 

        Strong analytical and problem solving skills – thinks in a logical and ordered way

 

 Minimum of bachelor's degree or equivalent in computer science; master’s degree preferred

 

 

 

Create and maintain our large-scale, distributed test environment

 

 Serve as the principal system engineer for major test efforts, lead the effort of other system engineers and application testers as required

 

 Determine and execute appropriate system-side testing for each project outside of requirements

 

 Write advanced tools and scripts to aid certification efforts and simplify operations procedures

 

 Estimate certification effort for projects and ad-hoc testing requests

 

 Create status and test result reports for management and represent the group in status meetings

 

 Certify operational deployment and end-user documentation.

 

 Deploy Linux and Windows systems – physical and VM

 

 Troubleshoot issues encountered during testing and assist groups in problem analysis

 

 Conduct the entire Application certification effort for a project with minimal supervision

 

 Certify operational deployment and end-user documentation

 

 Build, install and fallback software releases and database schemas in lab environments.

 

 Create, modify and execute test plans and cases to verify published business requirements and functional specifications

 

Create test plan, test inventories and maintain in Quality Center

 

 Conduct GUI, Database and API tests

 

 Minimum 5+ years working with Linux (RedHat)

 

 Minimum 2+ years working building and maintaining VMWare guests or equivalent

 

 Minimum 3+ years troubleshooting or configuring TCP/IP and routing protocols

 

 Hands-on experience with Wireshark or tcpdump

 

 Hands-on Programming experience with Java, Perl, Python or shell scripting

 

 Able to install and configure new hardware and software with minimal assistance.

 

 Strong analytical and problem solving skills – thinks in a logical and ordered way

 

 Ability to work with rapidly changing schedules and priorities

 

 Able to work independently

 

 Knowledge of testing process and methodologies

 

 Strong verbal and written English skills – can communicate clearly with colleagues

 

 Defines scope and objectives of all levels of QA testing

 

 Track and report defects using appropriate tools such as HP Quality Center

 

 Working knowledge of QA and SDLC (Agile/Scrum/Waterfall) methodologies

 

 Experience testing with Client Server and Web based environments

 

 

 

SEND YOUR RESUME IN CONFIDENCE TO EARL@SSUSA.COM

 

Job Location
Livingston, NJ

Position Type
Permanent