Software Quality Assurance Engineer in Chicago, IL at Signature Consultants

Date Posted: 1/13/2021

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Software Quality Assurance Engineer Summary:

Signature Consultants is seeking a Senior Software Quality Assurance Engineer for an opportunity with a client located in Chicago, IL. In this role you will join a rapidly growing, best in KLAS, clinical decision support Software Company focused on improving patient outcomes. You will oversee, design and implement all aspects of the Quality Assurance program in the Product Development department and apply these skills to a wide range of projects that are often worked on concurrently. You will become an expert in software solutions and acquire a deep understanding of the technology driving the systems. You will apply your expertise to both the front end design review process as well as pre-launch QA testing and post-production bug analysis. To be successful in this role you must be experienced and passionate about QA and a highly skilled independent worker that thrives on assuring product excellence.


  • Implement a QA Program in Product Development
  • Review business requirements and enhance specifications to prevent potential issues
  • Implement an automated framework and write additional testing scripts
  • Design and perform manual and automated testing for: database testing, software scenarios, integration testing, regression testing, negative testing, bug retests, usability for UI features, Web APIs and Backend applications
  • Create test plans and cases outlining test approach and risk mitigation based on product requirements
  • Create new automated tests to reduce manual regression testing time
  • Evaluate and propose solutions for recurrent defects in the platform
  • Clearly document testing to assist with defect resolution
  • Support the release process and perform production site verification testing
  • Participate in product enhancement and development discussions


  • BS in Computer Science or computer engineering or comparable experience
  • 5 years of software QA testing experience
  • Knowledge of software development and QA methodologies
  • Scripting experience in C#, SQL Server, T-SQL, XML, Javacript
  • Proficient in creating and executing SQL queries
  • Experience in creating automation testing networks and use of Selenium Web driver or equivalent
  • Experience in creating, maintaining and running QA automated tests and use of Selenium WebDriver or similar
  • Basic understanding of programming concepts such as structured code, object oriented and multi-tiered development experience, design patterns and N-Tier architecture
  • Excellent independent and time management skills and communication skills
  • Proven self-starter


  • HTML, AJAX, JQuery, Interfaceware Iguana, Lua, ASP.NET, web services QA Certification and experience in healthcare a plus.

About Signature Consultants, LLC

Headquartered in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, Signature Consultants was established in 1997 with a singular focus: to provide clients and consultants with superior staffing solutions. For the ninth consecutive year, Signature was voted as one of the "Best Staffing Firms to Work For" and is now the 14th largest IT staffing firm in the United States (source: Staffing Industry Analysts). With 28 locations throughout North America, Signature annually deploys thousands of consultants to support, run, and manage their clients' technology needs. Signature offers IT staffing, consulting, managed solutions, and direct placement services. For more information on the company, please visit Signature Consultants is the parent company to Hunter Hollis and Madison Gunn.

EEO Employer

Signature Consultants is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate or allow discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or related medical conditions), age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, genetic information, registered domestic partner status, marital status, disability, status as a crime victim, protected veteran status, political affiliation, union membership, or any other characteristic protected by law. Signature will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation in using our website for a search or application, please contact our Employee Services Department at or 888.838.1020