CTG SQA Engineer in West Hills, California

Title: SQA Engineer

Location: US-CA-West Hills

Job Number: 18212399

CTG is currently recruiting for an SQA Engineer to provide support for our customer in West Hills, CA. This is a 7 month contract role and the resource must be onsite in West Hills, CA.

Location: West Hills, CA

Duration: 7 month W2 contract

Job Description:

The applicant will support an agile team in designing, building and testing high quality software products for use with analytical instrumentation that delight our customers. Responsibilities include risk assessment, defect identification and prevention, test planning, test creation and test execution. Testing will include functional and nonfunctional, structural, integration, regression, system and smoke testing.

Specific Duties:

  • Collaborate with scrum team to ensure on-time delivery of quality products

  • Perform all phases of software quality assurance including requirements analysis, test planning and test execution

  • Participate in all phases of product development including design, implementation, testing, integration and maintenance for our company's scientific instruments with guidance from senior engineers

  • Collaborate with software scrum team and other engineering groups to ensure on-time delivery of quality products

  • Collaborate with product owner and customer representatives during project development phase to ensure stories are complete and have testable acceptance criteria Collaborate with software scrum team to develop risk based test plans that incorporate defect prevention practices, unit testing, test driven development and use testing strategies to assure quality software products

-Design test cases that verify requirements and validate functionality

  • Perform story acceptance testing as part of an agile scrum process

  • Detect, report and track software defects

  • Develop test strategies, practices and artifacts that minimize testing effort and increase efficiency and scalability

  • Adapt test plans and test cases in response to peer review and maintain accurate test documentation that meets department policy

Minimum Education and Experience Requirements:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Software, Science or related field required 3 years experience testing commercial software products

  • Experience working on an Agile scrum team

  • Experience writing formal test protocols

  • Experience with automated software testing environments (unit, integration, system) is a plus

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities necessary to perform essential functions:

  • Strong analytical, problem-solving and root-cause analysis skills

  • Strong written and oral communication skills

  • Familiarity with JIRA and VMWare

  • Familiarity and interest in science is a plus

  • Knowledge of basic networking principles is a plus

  • Familiarity with one or more scripting/programming languages and/or tools such as: C , MySQL, Perl, JAVA, Python, is a plus

  • Desire and ability to work in a multi-disciplinary development team that is part of a multi-disciplinary development effort

  • Highly motivated team player and with a strong desire for continuous learning and broadening knowledge base

Additional Information

  • No third party resumes will be accepted

  • CTG is an Equal Opportunity Employer and we recruit for a wide variety of positions. However, this particular client has a specific requirement which dictates that only US citizens or US Permanent residents will be considered

  • All interested individuals must be able to work on a W2 Tax basis (no C2C or third party vendors).

  • Drug testing and/or other employment-related inquiries may be conducted

  • CTG is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer

  • CTG is an E-Verify Company


To be considered please immediately apply to this requisition using the link provided or go to the CTG Careers page for this opening (18212399). For additional information, please contact Greg Hannigan at gregory.hannigan@ctg.com or call 716-888-4115 (toll-free at 800-992-5350 x4115). Kindly forward to any other parties you feel may be interested. Thank you!


CTG (NASDAQ: CTG) provides industry-specific IT services and solutions that address the business needs and challenges of clients in high-growth industries in North America and Western Europe. CTG also provides strategic staffing services for major technology companies and large corporations. Backed by more than 50 years of experience and proprietary methodologies, CTG has a proven track record of reliably delivering high-value, industry-specific staffing services and solutions to its clients. CTG has operations in North America, Western Europe, and India.

CTG's greatest asset is its people, and as such, we are committed to providing employees programs and processes to support their performance, hone their skills, and advance in their careers. This commitment is reflected by CTG being named a Best Places to Work in Healthcare company by Modern Healthcare (2013-2016) in North America, and a Best Workplace in the United Kingdom (2013), Belgium (since 2007), and Luxembourg (since 2011).

CTG will consider for employment all qualified applicants including those with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of all applicable local, state, and federal laws.

CTG is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and strong advocate of workforce diversity. Minority/Female/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Disability/Veteran.

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