Senior Qa engineer job description and profile

Senior Qa engineer, also called Senior quality assurance engineer is appointed in a company to ensure that the final products produced in the company, the productions procedures and workers are in adherence to the quality standards prescribed by the state as well s the company. The engineer has to develop and planning quality testing methods in order to ensure quality. Qa engineers are required in most of industries, be it software, goods or services.

Senior Qa engineer duties and responsibilities

  • Formulating testing procedures to evaluate quality of products produced in the company
  • Testing products to check whether they adhere to quality standards
  • Document all the results of quality evaluation
  • Work in collaboration with product development department and ensure that the designs, procedures and outcome of the project is acceptable in quality
  • Work with other engineers involved in the manufacturing level and ensure quality
  • Solve problems that may arise during the design, development and execution stage
  • Work with the sales and marketing staff
  • Provide useful inputs for developing, designing and promoting the product
  • Conduct seminars and workshops to increase awareness about quality standards
  • Train junior staff in quality assessment
  • Ensure that all safety regulations are being followed
  • Keeping up with changing legislations and incorporating changes in quality standards in the company

Senior Qa engineer skills and specifications

  • Strong technical knowledge regarding the industry of work
  • Excellent observation and analytical abilities
  • Strong knowledge about quality and standards required by the state
  • Excellent communication and writing skills
  • Excellent problem solving and troubleshooting skills
  • Must be dedicated to learning new skills as per the demands of the job

Senior Qa engineer education and qualification

  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering is required
  • Experience of work as an development engineer in related field of work is essential in many cases

Senior Qa engineer salary

  • Salaries range widely depending on the industry of work, experience and skill
  • Software quality testing engineer earn maximum salaries
  • Salary ranges between $40,000 and $100,000 per annum with median salary being $84,000