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SW QA Engineer in Tigard, OR at Volt

Date Posted: 5/19/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Location:
    Tigard, OR
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  • Duration:
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  • Pay Rate
    $90000.0 - $120000.0/Year
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
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Job Description

VOLT Workforce Solutions is currently working with a client who is the leading technology-based systems integrator that delivers advanced, reliable and interoperable tactical and enterprise communications systems to the military, federal, state and local government agencies, as well as emergency responders. They are looking for an experienced SW Quality Engineer.


  • Faithfully represent customer needs and expectations for entire system throughout the full development lifecycle
  • Use experience with networking concepts to anticipate and document errors introduced by design assumptions
  • Verify the fitness of PacStar developed  systems using manual black box test strategies
  • Develop test strategies and cases to maximize coverage and  evaluate new technology
  • Design and execute test cases to support concurrent research and development projects
  • Identify customer use cases and setup workflow based test scenarios
  • Enter and manage clear, detailed defect reports
  • Define test procedures
  • Create and manage system performance and integration test cases
  • Mentor Quality Assurance staff on networking concepts and system verification procedures
  • Contribute to project scheduling and planning activities
  • Manage test lab equipment
  • Position requires ability to lift and carry 35 pounds of test equipment at least 40 feet.
  • Performance requires physical attendance
  • Other Activities as assigned


  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering, computer science, research or laboratory science fields
  • Must be able to obtain or maintain security clearance
  • Multiple project self-directed test design experience with complex multi-disciplinary technologies
  • Demonstrable experience troubleshooting complex multi-tier, multi-vendor systems
  • Demonstrable experience  designing functional, negative, performance and integration tests for software and hardware systems
  • Experience working closely with System Engineering and Development teams to identify areas of risk and prioritize test tasks
  •  Experience identifying errors and faulty assumptions in early design phases
  • Proven track recording of finding defects in complex systems
  • Proven ability to communicate and interact with customers and team members of all experience levels
  • Comprehensive understanding and wide application of technical principals, theories and concepts in the fields of network management, system validation and verification
  • Familiarity and comfort performing in light agile system development methodologies
  • Basic Familiarity with .Net test issues
  • Ability to describe and use common validation and verification topics including: Use case identification, experimental design, test plan design, task scheduling and risk management
  • Comfort configuring common network appliances including router, switches, access points, fire walls, modems and security appliances
  • Ability to read, modify and create Cisco iOS device configuration files
  • Familiarity with Windows Domain and Active Directory administration
  • Ability to articulate and use core networking concepts including: network protocols, FTP, packet sniffing, certificate management, PKI, IPv4 Subnetting and Radius Authentication
  • Ability to set up and maintain a complex TCP/IP network
  • Familiarity with VMware and VSphere
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Accuracy and attention to detail is a must
  • Must be able to self-organize workloads and manage all deadlines

Volt Information Sciences, Inc. is an international provider of staffing services, outsourcing solutions, and information technology infrastructure services. We offer a candidate referral bonus, please inquire for more details. (Conditions and restrictions apply).

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.