QA Engineer III Minerva Networks
THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED Minerva Networks, Inc. is the leading provider of open-platform, carrier-class solutions for the delivery of television services over broadband IP networks. Broadband network operators worldwide use Minerva's products and services to deliver next-generation TV entertainment and services. Minerva Networks is headquartered in Alviso, CA.
Minerva Networks is looking for a talented Quality Assurance Engineer to lead innovation in our testing and quality processes. This position requires a strong foundation in computer science as well as knowledge of commonly-used concepts, practices of Quality Assurance.
Primary responsibility, designs, writes, and executes test plans, test cases for complex features from functional and design specifications. Investigating failures found in testing, filing bug reports and maintain associated test records. Set-up testing environments. Provide information and insights that will enable product development to improve quality, improve testability, and find defects earlier.
Additional responsibilities include estimates and scopes functional testing from specifications. Work closely with other team members in Engineering, Technical Support and Professional Services. Good interpersonal skills and great attitude is a must.
Candidate needs to have outstanding attention to detail, excellent communication skills (both verbal and written), good Linux/Unix experience, good troubleshooting and reasoning skills, and should be passionate about finding defects and helping to resolve them.
Ability to follow instructions and pre-established guidelines to perform the functions of the job. In addition you will be expected to update and create new instructions and guidelines. You will report to the Director of Engineering Services and use a wide degree of creativity and latitude to complete your task.
Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks. Familiar with a variety of the QA concepts, practices, and procedures. Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of complicated tasks.
5+ years of Software QA testing experience in the field or in a related area.
BS/MS/CS/EE Engineering or equivalent work experience.
5+ years of industry experience in Linux/Unix is essential.
5+ years of hands-on experience in Perl, Python, VBscript or another scripting language.
5+ years experience with relational databases. Ideally Oracle.
Automation experience is a plus.
Must possess excellent problem solving skills and a good ability to think creatively and work through problems.
Candidate must have good communication skills, and is a strong self-starter with attention to detail.
Ability to triage issues, react well to changes, work with teams and ability to multi-task on multiple projects.
Analyzes requirements, designs, writes and executes test plans based on project specifications.
Validates bug fixes, and perform regression testing to ensure product integrity and product
Good Networking knowledge.
Experience a plus:
Working knowledge of conditional access/encryption, video/audio compression, set-top boxes, or embedded systems.
Minerva Networks is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We recruit, train, compensate and promote without regard to race, religion, creed, color, nation origin, sexual orientation, marital status, or disability.
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