27 days old

QA Developer/ Test Engineer

Santa Clara, CA 95054
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  • Payrate
    $44 To $47

QA Developer / Test Engineer:

Teradata is the world's largest company focused on analytic data platforms, applications, and services. Our powerful solutions portfolio and databases are the foundation on which we've built our leadership position in business intelligence and are designed to address any business or technology need for companies of all sizes.

In 2011, Teradata acquired big data pioneer, Aster Data. While maintaining that start-up feel, the Teradata Aster team now has the resources and market reach to lead the market towards enterprise-ready big data solutions. With its focus on bringing big data analytics to enterprise environments, Teradata offers the market-leading solution - the Teradata Aster MapReduce Platform.

It's no secret our people make Teradata great. The world's business leaders have trusted Teradata for decades as the key to their competitive edge with business intelligence. Why? Because we provide them the agility to adapt and move with confidence - just like we do. We are more than 10,000 passionate professionals in more than 42 countries and we are relentless in our pursuit of excellence.

Job Responsibilities:

- Testing complex features, which include designing test scenarios, creating test plans, implementing, automating and executing test cases.

- Develop automated tests for features, which manage, distribute and monitor computation across large clusters.

- Create and improve test frameworks to satisfy automation and reporting.

- Interact with test engineers and managers to simulate customer scenarios which help validate the product.

- Identify and propose areas of improvement throughout the software development process

- Work effectively in a fast-paced and constantly changing environment

- Communicate effectively with all stakeholders.


Required skills:

- Passion for QA and knack for identifying tests that break code.

- Strong grasp of operating systems concepts including filesystems, networks, and memory management.

- Good understanding of algorithms and advanced data structures.

- Strong defect root cause analysis and problem solving skills

- 3+ Years experience working in any Object Oriented Language expertise (e.g. Java, Python...)

- Working knowledge of SQL, NoSQL, Big Data technologies (such as Teradata, Hadoop and MapReduce) gained through a combination of academic studies and work experience.

- Added advantage if candidate has experience with Hadoop, SPARK or AWS.

- Added advantage working knowledge of big data technologies

- Knowledge and experience working in analytics is added advantage

- Experience in an Agile development process, such as XP and Scrum

- Excellent interpersonal, written and oral communication skills

- Ability to collaborate effectively with inter-disciplinary teams and management

- Motivated self-starter, with a high capacity for rapid learning and meticulous attention to detail

Preferred Education:

- BS or MS degree in computer science or computer engineering

- 3+ years of relevant experience


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