Sr. DevOps SW Test QA Engineer

Date:  Aug 28, 2021

Rancho Cordova, CA, US, 95670

Company:  NCA - NEC Corporation of America

Location: Rancho Cordova, CA 

Summary -

NEC is significantly expanding our DevOps team.  As a result, we have a new position for a Sr. DevOps SW Test QA Engineer .

In this role, you will be responsible for creating and maintaining QA software for NEC's Biometric Identification Solutions products.

This position requires a highly competent, results oriented, self-directed software testing professional focused on high-performing and highly-reliable software solutions and team management.


Essential Duties and Responsibilities -

  • 6+ Years of experience in Quality Assurance and testing.
  • Excellent Communication skills.
  • Good Knowledge on Linux (Unix Commands).
  • Good knowledge on STLC (Software test Life Cycle), Agile and Dev-OPs methodologies.
  • Good Knowledge and experience working with Back end using SQL.
  • Good Knowledge and experience with investigating or triaging the defects / Issues on Production and test environments.
  • Knowledge on TFS or similar Test Management system.
  • Experience with Developing Test Plans and test cases (Business and technical level)
  • Experience working with onsite/Offshore model.
  • Experience with CI/CD pipeline setup and management for QA Automation process.
  • Experience working in a sprint-based agile development environment.
  • Experience testing in cloud-only environments such as Azure or AWS (Amazon Web Services) (Amazon Web Services)
  • Knowledge on containers and virtualization.
  • Knowledge on networking and windows systems.
  • Any experience with automation is plus.
  • Knowledge on C# / Java programming is preferred.
  • Experience with load testing frameworks is ideal.
  • Mentor other test engineers and, where applicable, take the technical leadership role on specific projects as required/suggested 


Prerequisites -


Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science preferred


Minimum 6 years of Experience in Software Quality Assurance and Minimum 2 Years Experience working on cloud / container / virtulized projects.




Specialized Knowledge and Skills -


Computer and/or Technical Skills:

Strong computer programming skills using software development tools (compilers, debuggers, emulators, simulators) with a background in device driver and file system development.  Demonstrate proficiency in one or more programming languages and in test automation



Headquartered in Irving, Texas, NEC is a leading provider of innovative IT, biometrics, network, and communications products and solutions for service carriers and Fortune 1000 and SMB businesses across multiple vertical industries, including healthcare, government, education, and hospitality. NEC delivers one of the industry's broadest portfolios of technology solutions and professional services, including unified communications, wireless, voice and data, managed services, server and storage infrastructure, optical network systems, microwave radio communications, and biometric security. NEC is a wholly owned subsidiary of NEC Corporation, a global technology leader with a presence in over 44 countries and more than $37.5 billion in revenue. For more information, please visit www.necam.com.

NEC Corporation of America and its subsidiaries is committed to the maximum utilization of all human resources and the goal of Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action. We provide equal opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, age, marital status, disability, genetic characteristics, height, weight, arrest record pertaining to misdemeanors or status as a Vietnam era or special disabled veteran, or any other class protected by applicable federal, state or local laws.

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