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Kforce Quality Assurance Technician in Santa Clara, California

Kforce has a client that is seeking a Quality Assurance Technician in Santa Clara, CA.Summary:Our client is looking for an entrepreneurial, innovative individual who is flexible, detail-oriented, and thrives on solving tough problems. We need someone who is passionate about innovating on behalf of customers, who demonstrates a high sense of ownership, and who wants to have fun while they make history. As a Quality Assurance Technician, you will be working with internal stakeholders (science and research teams, device HW and SW, and product teams) to champion the quality of our products using both automated and manual tests, reporting and verifying defects.Primary Responsibilities of the Quality Assurance Technician: * Quality Assurance Technician will work with Program Managers and internal stakeholders to create test plans and test cases * Prepare test data needed during testing * Prepare and set up tests, including flashing devices, equipment setup and verification of all system components * Quality Assurance Technician will be troubleshooting during setup and live sessions and ensure data integrity and best practices * Run automated and/or manual test cases on devices * Interpret and report testing results and be a vocal proponent for quality * Quality Assurance Technician will analyze failures and gather logs/traces for further debugging * Write, read, run and enhance scripts in collaboration with SDEs and QAEs * Bachelor's degree * 2 years of QA Testing experience with writing test plans, use cases, and issuing reports * Experience testing in a Consumer Electronics lab or field environment * Experience in Linux/Unix Environment; Preferred Ubuntu skills * Basic knowledge of speech recognition and natural language understanding * Be able to travel to different test locations in the Bay Area * May need to shift working hours or dates depending on the project needs Preferred Skills: * Experience coding and scripting in Python/Perl/BASH * Experience in running user trials, beta, field testing or collecting customer feedback * Excellent and proven troubleshooting sills * Experience working with Hardware and Software teams for setting up, testing, and troubleshooting prototype devices * Experience configuring, deploying and testing software updates including ability to identify issues and escalate to development as appropriate * Familiarity with Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, and Networking * Proven track record of using data to analyze issues, make decisions, and generate various solutions * Exceptional attention to detail, ability to follow through, and strong organizational skills Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.Compensation Type:HoursMinimum Compensation:35.00Maximum Compensation:40.00