Software Test Engineer

Cary, North Carolina | Freelance | Job ID #60224 |
Posted Last Month

National Firm based in the Cary, NC area is seeking a Software Test Engineer to join them. This position is remote to start but would require onsite.


  • Capable of taking a highly technical problem and designing a solution around it
  • Leads requirement analysis, detailed design, and verification activities for a product or solution
  • Provide leadership to V&V team members and manage V&V efforts on individual R&D projects
  • Primary accountability for major element of a project, determines all tasks that are required, and is responsible for project outcome
  • Proactively determines measures of success for project, product, and process quality within project teams
  • Conducts test planning, development of test tools, and oversees execution of test processes
  • Designs, develops and/or directs research and tests to validate effect and consequences of designs, process or product enhancements across projects and/or products
  • Conducts System and Integration Testing
  • Work closely with development teams to review design inputs for accuracy, clarity, and testability
  • Develop and maintain DHF documentation relating to test records, results, and issue observations
  • Identifies technical problems, provides innovative, creative solutions; shares technical knowledge with team
  • Generates alternatives and takes reasonable risks while solving technical problems
  • Other duties may be assigned



  • 3+ years working in cross functional teams consisting of discipline specific engineers, or comparable experience
  • 1+ years of experience working in an Agile team
  • Strong organizational and planning skills a must
  • Proficient problem-solving skills and ability to adapt to change
  • Demonstrated ability to work multiple tasks simultaneously and to prioritize and balance multiple tasks
  • Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to work collaboratively with others in a team environment
  • Strong experience with test case design of various test types and execution required
  • Experience in Test Strategy, Test Design, Test Execution Analysis & Reporting
  • Experience working within an Agile environment is essential
  • Familiarity with medical devices or healthcare applications is a plus
  • Experience working in a regulated environment is desired
  • Excellent troubleshooting capabilities are a must
  • Expertise in one or more of the following technical areas desired:
  • Performance and stress testing
  • Test automation (with a focus on Mobile automation)
  • Testing systems in a Linux hosted environment
  • Working with web services and APIs
  • Experience with Kubernetes
  • Testing cloud applications
  • Programming experience in C#

Employer Details:

  • Onward Search is an equal opportunity employer, dedicated to a policy of non-discrimination in an employment with regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status or any other classification protected by federal, state and local laws and ordinances. Candidates must be at least 18 years old to be considered for employment. EOE/M/F/D/V/SO.
  • In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification document form upon hire.
  • Onward Search offers medical, dental, vision benefits, as well as a 401k program, for all eligible full time temporary assignments.
  • Onward Search is unable to support 1099 / Corp-to-Corp or Independent Contractor arrangements at this time. All freelancers will be paid as W2 employees.
  • Onward Search is a drug-free workplace.


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