Randstad Software Test Engineer in Rancho Cordova, California

Software Test Engineer


Rancho Cordova, CA

Date Posted:

Monday, October 10, 2016

Job Type:

Temp to Perm

Reference #:



Randstad Technologies

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Our client is looking for a Software Test Engineer. This will be a 6-12 month contract-to-hire in Sacramento, CA.

The position is responsible for the creating the QA test cases. The engineer will be performing Functional application testing, Performance Testing and assist Automation Testing. The QA Engineer reports to the QA Manager and works alongside software testers, QA staff, and software developers.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities -

  • Responsible for creating complete test cases, test plans, test data, and reporting status ensuring accurate coverage of requirements and business processes.

  • Analysing requirements and creating and executing Test cases

  • Installation, platform, security, hardware interface ,database, adhoc testing

  • Involved in Functional Testing & Regression Testing

  • Should work on Traceability Matrix to show the test coverage requirement vs. Test scripts.

  • Experience in Regression the existing test cases with the different kind of operating systems

  • Preparing documentation for some of the recurring defects and resolutions and business comments for those defects.

  • Should write DB queries and experience in data validations, conversations.

  • Experience with Agile methodology is highly desired

  • Experience with Load and performance testing.

Tools/software - Such tools as: SharePoint, TeamFoundationServer(TFS), Performance Tools, debugging (WIN SCP), fiddler

Prerequisites -


BE, BS or BA (or equivalent) within a technical or business field or equivalent work experience.


5 years software test experience

The ability to create, maintain and implement Automated Test Plans

Specialized Knowledge and Skills -

Language Skills:

Must be able to clearly and effectively communicate via email, teleconference, and in person meetings.

Mathematical Skills:

No specific skill required; basic mathematics and logic are necessary.

Reasoning Skills:

Must take initiative, be able to work independently, and produce measurable results that positively impact the quality of the software products.

Computer and/or Technological Skills:

Microsoft Office Skills required

HP Quick Test Pro or other automated test suite necessary. Experience with .Net applications a plus.

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