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US-CA-San Jose:Client Software Quality Assurance Engineer

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Date: 26-Mar-2010

Client Software Quality Assurance Engineer

Responsibilities: Works with development engineers to understand and implement best practices designed to exercise and validate software functionality with reduced cycle times Must work with rest of the QA organization to provide feedback on test approaches and test case coverage including but not limited to device functionality, stability, and performance aspects Mentors and cross trains team members to ensure flexibility and contingency capability exist within the group Writes, executes, tracks, and maintains test cases, scenarios, and environments. Automates tests where appropriate Reports product defects and issues, then works with product team to ensure proper resolution of reported items Helps to build group infrastructure and improve processes to assure quality in all customer facing deliverables May administer or maintain systems designed to facilitate group initiatives such as automation, test case generation, test case tracking, etc.

Qualifications: BSCE, EE, Mathematics or equivalent experience Wide exposure to software testing techniques and development methodologies Experience testing mobile, web-connected consumer electronics devices Extensive expertise with embedded Linux-based operating systems Understanding of issues surrounding remote systems administration Comfortable testing in development, emulation, prototype, pre-production, and production environments Experience with and strong enthusiasm for entertainment and communications testing and technologies Solid understanding of client-side presentation technology including browser-based, multimedia, and graphics programs Extensive knowledge of audio, video, and image file formats, codecs, applications Social networking savvy - Facebook, Twitter, etc. Hands-on ability to setup, use, and troubleshoot home grown, open source, or commercially available automated testing tools and frameworks. (e.g. Selenium, HP/Mercury, Test Quest, etc.) Experience with at least one programming or scripting language such as C++, Java, Perl, Python, shell scripting, etc. Knowledge of web-based technologies including web services Experience working with TCP/IP networking products and infrastructure components Willingness to take on project responsibilities including projects that may initially lie beyond the individual's expertise, skill set, and experience

Qualifications - Desired Exposure to authentication and encryption protocols Experience with server technologies ideally supporting mobile consumer electronics devices Strong understanding of databases and SQL Experience with Perforce, Jira Setup and improvement of build delivery and acceptance with a goal of establishing a continuous integration environment

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US-CA-San Jose:Client Software Quality Assurance Engineer