Digital Prospectors Senior SQA Engineer in Andover, Massachusetts

Senior SQA Engineer

Andover, MA

Job Type: Contract

Recruiter: Chris Howgate at

Phone: 603-772-2700

Senior SQA Engineer

Job Title : SQA Contractor (Senior or Principle Level)

Contract Length: Approved for 6 months (possibility to extend or become permanent)

Pay Rate Range : $70-$80

\U.S. Citizenship Required : Yes

Security Clearance : None

Andover, MA

Position Description:

Skills & Experience:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or related field.

  • Minimum 8 years of SQA experience.

  • Experience working with Red Hat Linux and VxWorks OS.

  • Solid knowledge of Networking protocols (IPv4, TCP, UDP, Bridging, Routing, STP, IGMP, LACP).

  • Ability to work independently with limited supervision.

  • Organized and detail-oriented.

  • Experience with data networking test equipment (Ixia, Agilent, Spirent, Smartbits, etc.).

  • Experience with automation frameworks and scripting languages (Ruby, Perl, Python).

  • Experience working in an Agile SDLC environment a plus.

  • Experience with Atlassian tools (Jira, Confluence, Bamboo, BitBucket) a plus.


  • Review and provide feedback on product requirements.

  • Write test plans & test cases that map to requirements.

  • Acquire equipment, set up test beds, install correct versions of code.

  • Manually execute test plans.

  • Act as the SQA Lead in project meetings and bug scrubs.

  • Write detailed bug reports.

  • Write final test result reports.

  • Automate test cases where appropriate.