Senior White-Box QA with experience on Agile methodologies
The company I work for, Akimbo Systems, is searching for a senior
white-box quality assurance enngineer with experience on Aguile
methodologies. Here's the job description.
SENIOR WHITE-BOX QA ENGINEER: San Mateo, CA
Akimbo Systems is looking for a senior white-box QA engineer with
broad experience across multiple domains. You are an engineer who
creates and maintains high caliber test plans and test code. You
have a passion for exploring software systems at code level and user
experience level, finding defects, identifying areas of improvement,
and collaborating with other teams to improve the quality of
software products. You have been successful at being a key part in
timely delivery to market. You really enjoy working in a small, fast
pace startup company environment.
You will be involved in the analysis of our product design.
You will be responsible for the creation of test plans and
their implementation primarilybut not exclusivelyas automated test
code and their integration in test harnesses.
You will collaborate on gray box, and some black box,
testing when required.
You will have close interaction with development, customer
care, project management, marketing, and executive management to
have a full understanding of our products and to be a key part in
the improvement of their quality.
You will collaborate with other QA engineers to form a well-
Working in a small company environment (hands-on, willing to
pitch in wherever needed)
Required Skill Set:
BS/MS in a technical field (preferably computer science).
Overall, 6 or more years of professional software quality
assurance experience which includes the following:
5 years white-box QA, gui and non-gui, using either Java
5 years test automation using either Java, C/C++ or .NET.
4 years test plan development.
2 years black box QA.
2 years database QA (SQL).
2 years test harness development.
2 years of ASP .NET
Good understanding of concepts and programming in a
Good understanding of OO design techniques, application
architectures, design/test patterns, and debugging.
Familiarity with any of agile/rapid/ testing and
Capable to adapt and learn new technologies independently.
Early lifecycle startup experience.
Excellent problem solving skills.
Excellent communication skills with technical and non-
Good Team player: recognizes and contributes to the value
and quality of the team's deliverables.
Requires very minimal direction or supervision on assigned
Practical experience with agile methodologies.
About the Company:
Akimbo is the first company to deliver digital-quality video-on-
demand to any television via a broadband-Internet connection. Akimbo
is located in San Mateo, California and is an Equal Employment
Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer that complies with all US
federal and state laws regarding non-discrimination.
Please send resume, cover letter, and salary requirements to
qajobs@... or akimbojobs@... with subject
title "Senior White-Box QA Engineer".