Senior QA Engineer with excellent UNIX exp

  • Austin, TX
  • Full-time

Job Description

This is our direct-client opening for a QA Engineer in Austin, TX. This is a full-time position. Our client prefers candidates who are local to the area but will consider nonlocal candidate and may offer relocation assistance on a case-by-case basis. 

The QA Engineer will be responsible for testing and related duties operating on a small, dedicated Reporting and Data Warehouse team operating within a Unix environment with Oracle-based applications. The position will develop, document, and execute test plans and test cases, as well as generate and maintain automation scripts. The position will also document and track software bugs identified through testing and generally work with developers to resolve outstanding issues.


Develop and document test plans, test cases, SQL scripts and automation scripts based on user requirements, condition data as required
Document and execute regression, functional, and integration tests
Document and track software failures using the Jira issue tracker
Work with developers to resolve outstanding bugs
Participate in after-hours and off-peak outage windows to provide certification and testing support
Support ongoing work to automate and document QA regression testing


4+ years experience as a QA engineer
Strong up-to-date knowledge of QA processes as well as scripting, test automation creation, and backend DB testing
Knowledge of Oracle 11g, test automation tools, and QA test methodology
Ability to interact with development team to identify and resolve bugs
Ability to develop test plans and cases using business requirements
Ability to verify and test Oracle PL/SQL
Experience with Oracle Warehouse Builder, Oracle Business Intelligence Enterprise Edition and Essbase preferred
MS or BS in CS preferred but not required

Please complete the following skills-matrix and send back with your updated resume.

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