Senior QA Engineer

  • location: Reston, VA
  • type: Contract
  • salary: $45 - $56.24 per hour
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Senior QA Engineer

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Senior QA Engineer (w/ Back End Testing Experience)

Randstad Technologies is searching for a Senior-Level, QA Test Engineer with 10+ years' of Quality experience to support our client in a contract role in Reston, VA.

Job Description:

The Senior Quality Assurance Engineer will be required to work in a fast-paced Agile environment. The systems will be learning management systems, web services, and backend data testing. Must have experience testing and writing HTML/CSS and JavaScript.

Work with our and javascript testing framework on a dynamic team, building innovative solutions with the a modern technology stack.

Required Skills:

- Appropriate quality certifications (Lead Auditor, ASQ CQA, ASQ CQE, Six Sigma Green/Black Belt, etc.)

- 10+ years process and quality engineering experience

- Experience using multiple quality improvement methodologies, tools, and techniques to drive significant change and improvement

- Proven ability to lead diverse cross-functional teams in quality improvement projects

- Experience developing and analyzing quality performance metrics

- Quality Management System implementation knowledge and experience, such as ISO

- Experience in corrective action program, root cause analysis and basic statistics

- Experience in vendor quality management techniques

location: Reston, West Virginia
job type: Contract
salary: $45.00 - 56.24 per hour
work hours: 9 to 5
education: Bachelors

- Ability to mentor diverse cross-functional teams in quality improvement tools and methodologies

- Highly collaborative individual with ability to influence others and build strong professional relationships

- Excellent communication (writing, speaking, presentation)

- Strong process perspective and continuous improvement mindset

- Strong analytical thinking and structured, creative problem solving ability

- Ability to manage relationships with multiple levels of management

- Excellent group/ cross-functional team facilitation skills

- Strong knowledge of multiple Quality improvement methodologies and tools

- Flexibility and desire to quickly adapt to new methods, situations, and various requirements

- Strong interpersonal skills

- Solid organizational, time & task management skills

- Ability to effectively handle multiple situations simultaneously

- Ability to work independently and as part of a team

- Ability to travel

- Experience in a high-volume data and transaction intensive processing operation

- Strong project management experience

Preferred Skills:

While agile/scrum team experience is important, they should have the ability to push back or challenge developers/others if they don't agree with a certain approach. Basically not just a "doer" or "executioner" ... but someone that's a thought leader and/or critical thinker.

* Ability to author Gherkin scripts

* or Selenium

* Javascript and Node.js a plus

* Experience with CI/CD pipelines

* Proficiency with Docker

* AWS experience

skills: Education/Certifications:

4 year degree or equivalent work experience.

If you or someone you know may be interested, please send your resume to ASAP!

Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.

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