Working at 7layers Inc. in Irvine, CA

QA Engineer at 7layers in Irvine, CA (m/f)

If you are qualified and interested in this position, please apply online today for immediate consideration. Please make sure to add a cover letter to your application which contains answers to the questions at the bottom of this job description. Applications without a cover letter including these answers cannot be considered.


  • The QA Engineer will support 7layers’ System House business unit using our products: Test Management Systems (similar to HP Quality Center) and Test Systems for Wireless Technologies. The QA also provides product support to our customers who test wireless technologies and manufacturers of wireless products.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Required to establish our Quality Assurance (QA) scheme from scratch
  • Translate business requirements into functional and technical test cases for thorough coverage of features
  • Introduce test automation concept
  • Train, supervise and instruct part-time technicians supporting the QA process in peak-times
  • Assist in analyzing issues reported by customers in the capacity of a Tier 2 support to assist the support team
  • Create and maintain process which derives new test cases and software improvements from customer trouble ticket system
  • Generate suitable test data that validate the critical requirements and business rules of the application under test to expose regressive defects

Skills & Requirements:

  • Strong communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Ability to communicate effectively and approach problems proactively
  • Very strong technical foundation and the ability to collaborate well with others
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Well organized, with a strong desire to document accurately
  • High-energy, self-motivated, creative engineer
  • Ability to problem solve independently through creative and analytical thinking
  • Ability to grasp new technologies & react to changes in a fast-paced environment
  • Interview will include creation of test specification for previously unknown software product
  • Self-motivated driver with desire to constantly improve software products and QA processes
  • Ability to learn all aspects of system, operation, function and configuration through pro-active interaction with the product manager, development team and support team
  • Great verbal communication and interpersonal skills
  • Knowledge of basic RF Technology and experience working with test instrumentation such as Spectrum Analyzers, Network Analyzers, Signal Generators, GPIB interfaces, Protocol Analyzers are a huge plus.
  • Experience with Microsoft TFS, JIRA or similar software.
  • Programming experience in C#, SQL a big plus

Education & Experience:

  • Engineering degree (Computer Science or Electrical Engineering)
  • 2+ years of relevant QA experience

If you want to hand in your application or would simply like to get some information about our vacancies, please contact:

7layers Inc.
Ms. Carine N. Church
15 Musick
Irvine, CA 92618,