Senior Test Engineer - Database team

Location: San Diego, California US


This position is no longer open.

Requisition Number: 207492

Position Title: Test Engineer (III)

External Description:

Senior Test Engineer – Database Team

Location: San Diego

Responsible for feature testing new features leveraging agile and continuous delivery methodologies.

  • Help with functional and performance analysis of code defects and correction of defects. 
  • Isolate problems and aid in debugging. 
  • Performance test specific code areas
  • Review design specs
  • Write test specifications mapping tests to technical requirements 
  • Contribute to all phases of the software development lifecycle by designing and implementing complex features for the product.
  • Help perform competitive analysis of other database management systems, other data integration solutions
  • BS in computer science/engineering with Database engine experience.
  • 7+ years of overall enterprise software testing experience.


  • Understanding and designing test frameworks for test automation and testing technology trends
  • Sound knowledge in CICD and DevOps tools


  • Experience with SQL and database technologies
  • Knowledge of other Big Data technologies such as Hadoop and Spark
  • Strong analytical abilities involving complex software in a parallel processing environment
  • Working knowledge of LINUX/UNIX operating systems
  • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Skill in at least one or more of the following areas:
    • Query Grid
    • DB Performance
    • Unity
    • PDE
    • AMP
    • Teradata File system
    • Performance
    • NOS/FS
    • Cloud Eco-System / APIs

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City: San Diego

State: California

Community / Marketing Title: Senior Test Engineer - Database team

Job Category: Engineering

Company Profile:

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