Sr. QA Engineer – DB/Distributed Development – Python/Java/C++ - Cambridge, MA Area – Up to $110K+

Position Title – WRTPNSQAE072017

Sr. QA Engineer – DB/Distributed Development – Python/Java/C++ - Cambridge, MA Area – Up to $110K+

Excellent Compensation Package – Base + Equity + Comprehensive Benefits

Local Candidates Only – No contractors or consultants please


Highly successful, leading Database Software Development firm – Product is designed to address the needs of today's businesses as they prepare for the future, Their elastic SQL database combines the scale-out simplicity, elasticity, and continuous availability that cloud applications require, with the transactional consistency and durability that databases of record demand - Private - Great Company – Lots of Upside – Excellent Compensation Package – Base + Equity + Comprehensive Benefits – Join a team oriented, collaborative, results focused environment and become part of an elite organization with great growth possibilities.

Position Summary:

My client is seeking a results-oriented Senior Engineer who is self-motivated and can be a key contributor to the test development and QA for our core platform as well as do significant hands-on automation engineering.

The ideal candidate will thrive in and help drive a fast-paced environment. The candidate should have significant QA automation experience with complex enterprise software, ideally with high-availability, distributed systems and databases, have worked with agile software development processes, and possess strong communications skills. He/she will report to the Director of Engineering in Cambridge, MA.


• Contribute to and execute on the QA strategy for the core database platform

• Work with the European SQL team to ensure the QA strategy covers overall product requirements

• Work with Product Management to understand release requirements and define test plans for features and releases

• Write and run automated tests

• Work with developers to drive quality upstream and to ensure testability.

• Participate in design reviews

Required Skills and Competencies:

• 5+ years of QA experience

• 3+ years’ experience with infrastructure/platform/distributed systems software.

• 3+ years’ experience with high-availability enterprise software

• 3+ years’ experience with Python and Java

• 3+ years’ experience with Databases (SQL or NoSQL)

• Experience with C++ a strong Plus

• Strong Agile experience

• Experience with continuous integration and test driven development

• Ability to dive deep into technical issues.

• Strong verbal and written communication skills.

• BS/MS in Computer Science or equivalent.

Contact Information – Resumes in Word format to:

Gary Wright - President – Wright Associates

Phone - (508) 761-6354 - Email - - WEB Site –

Founded in 1999, Wright Associates is an employee recruiting and search firm that provides comprehensive recruiting and search services to the high technology executive requiring professional expertise in the talent acquisition process.