Kforce Senior Level Test Engineer in Round Rock, Texas

A Kforce client in Austin Texas is looking for a Senior Level Test Engineer having experience testing storage products, specifically RBOD, JBOD, and SAN Products. Experience with SAS, Fiber Channel, and ISCSI protocols and products, as well as Windows and Linus operating systems. Capable of defining test strategy and creating and executing test plan for the evaluation of the RBOD and JBOD storage platforms. Conducts analysis and quality-control tests to ensure that software meets or exceeds specified standards and end-user requirements. Principal Accountabilities:

  • Works with business and development teams to clarify requirements to ensure testability

  • Drafts, revises, and maintains test plans, test cases, and automated test scripts

  • Executes test procedures per software requirements specifications

  • Logs defects and makes recommendations to address defects

  • Documents, evaluates and researches test results

  • Retests software corrections to ensure problems are resolved

  • Documents evolution of testing procedures for future replication

  • May conduct performance and scalability testing

  • Works on the highest level of problems where analysis of situations or data requires an in-depth evaluation of various factors

  • Interacts and leads discussions with other testing members, manager, development team, project management, business partners and external vendors/suppliers

  • Exercises judgment within broadly defined practices and policies in selecting methods, techniques and evaluation criteria for obtaining results

  • Performs estimation efforts on the most complex projects and tracks progress

  • Plans, conducts and manages assignments, generally involving large, high budget projects and/or involving multiple projects

  • Obtains detailed specification from business users and development to ascertain specific output information requirements

  • Prepares detailed plans for managing cross-testing team dependencies

  • BS in CS, EE, or equivalent experience

  • 8-10 years of test engineer experience

  • Candidate familiar with testing storage array products and RAID technology

Have experience in the following technology areas:

  • NAS

  • SAN

  • FC

  • Networking

  • SAS

  • Fiber Channel

  • iSCSI

  • Enterprise-level servers and Storage enclosures

  • Microsoft and Linux Operating Systems

  • Ability to write tests scripting using C language

  • Possess excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Able to easily achieve mastery of new tools, languages and operating systems

  • Proficient in reading and understanding technical data sheets

Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.Compensation Type:Hours