Senior Database QA

  • BHO Tech
  • Mountain View, CA, United States
  • Jul 08, 2024
Full time Engineering

Job Description

Job Description:

This senior QA position with a well funded public company can be in Redwood City or Campbell CA. We are looking for people with strong database big data experience. If you are interested send me your resume in word to and answer and return the questions below the job description. I will give you a call to discuss the positon in more detail.

Senior QA Engineer (US locations Redwood City, Campbell )

Job Description:

Our company enables organizations to transform big data into business value with data management solutions to connect, analyze, and take automated Action across their business operations.

Our Big Data Analytics Platform enables users to process data directly on Hadoop and move the data to our record setting high-performance analytics engines without any MapReduce or SQL programming. The company's analytic databases engines are designed to run both on a commodity symmetric multi-processor architecture server, or on commodity high speed clusters making use of a broad varietyof system technologies including high speed CPUs, Networks, SAN, SSD and large amounts of memory.

Our company serves tens of thousands of users worldwide and is headquartered in Redwood City, California with offices in Austin, New York, London, Paris, Frankfurt, Amsterdam, New Delhi and Melbourne.

As a part of our growth plans, we are looking for a Senior QA Engineer with extensive hands-on experience in database to join the Global QA team. Experience with Hadoop and NoSQL is a significant plus. The job is a unique opportunity and requires a creative engineer who can build and execute QA plans and processes. The challenge is in testing the boundaries of Actian’s products as deployed on customer premises or in the cloud. Familiarity with standard QA tools is a must and discipline to follow global engineering processes is expected.

Primary Responsibilities:

As a member of the global QA team, execute manual or automated tests and evaluate quality of our products pre-release.

Develop test plans, strategies and test execution and analyze and report results

Participate with developers during the concept and design phase of feature development

Maintain the bug database and bug life cycle to ensure timely verification of bug fixes

File well documented bug tickets that allow for reproducibility

Design, develop and extend test framework and test automation

Provide assistance to Technical Support as required.


Graduate or Post-graduate engineering degree. Computer Science preferable.

Minimum of 5 years of database of data warehouse product testing experience.

Specific experience with database products such as Oracle, Postgres, SQL Server, or MySQL on both an administrative and user basis
Specific experience with database products such as Oracle, Postgres, SQL Server, or MySQL on both an administrative and user basis

Experienced in SQL with ability to write queries, design schema, write stored procedures

Experience with Business Intelligence products such as Microstrategy, Cognos, Business Objects and/or ETL technologies like Informatica.

Experienced in scripting languages such as Python

Ability to understand and synthesize requirements to produce test plans and tests

Experience and/or ability of working in a global environment

A team player, self-motivated, loves difficult challenges, and is goal driven

Kris Young
Account Director
BHO Tech
San Jose, San Francisco CA
Phone: (866) 816-1615 x 823