Job Description

Our client is one of giants in the telecommunications industry with focus on innovation and research. They are currently in need of Software Automation QA Engineer, to work as part of a very important and innovative project.  This position is contract and is at their Mountain View, CA facility.



  • Build Automation platforms (tools, technologies and processes) with the goal of 100% automated testing and reduction of regression test cycles.
  • Designing, writing and maintaining automated test suites for the functional and performance testing of REST APIs.
  • Have a hands-on approach to quality processes, test strategies & plans
  • Develop tools and processes for complex, very highly scalable distributed systems
  • Introduction of quality initiatives and standards that heighten the overall quality threshold
  • Assist in creating the project toolkit (e.g. templates for requirements traceability, test plans, cycles, cases, scripts and standardized reports, such as a root-cause bug report and a test execution progress report)
  • Provide subject matter expert knowledge on Quality Assurance software, tools, and best practices




  • Good understanding of REST APIs
  • 1+ years web services testing with JMeter, SoapUI or any similar API test tools.
  • 1+ years Load testing experience with JMeter or Loadrunner preferred.
  • 1+ years GUI testing experience, with Selenium, Java or Python preferred
  • 1+ years Junit, TestNG or pytest experience.
  • Strong knowledge of Software development lifecycle processes including handling QA for highly agile development.

 Position logistics:

  • Must be currently authorized to work in the US
  • Position type: 6 months Contract
  • Position location: Mountain View, CA


What’s in it for You:


  • Competitive pay for contact, with excellent stability and opportunity for growth.
  • Great opportunity to enhance or solidify your skills with an excellent, diverse and experienced team.
  • Work on multiple projects allows you to get experience with a variety of technologies and teams.


About the Client:


This client is involved in  in developing the next generation of discovery in software, user experience and services for future products that can enrich your life. Their mission is to research and develop new technologies by partnering with the best and brightest and creating a collaborative environment between industry and academia.


About Maxonic:

Since 2002 Maxonic has been at the forefront of connecting candidate strengths to client challenges.  Our award winning, dedicated team of recruiting professionals are specialized by technology, are great listeners, and will seek to find a position that meets the long term career needs of our candidates.  We take pride in the over 5,000 candidates that we have placed, and the repeat business that we earn from our satisfied clients.


Interested in Applying?

We can’t wait to see your resume.  Please apply below with your most current resume and anything else you’d like us to know about you – commute preferences, desired work environments, etc.  We promise to get back to you within 24 hours.  Feel free to email Jalpa Mehta ( or call 408-739-4900 x 114


Key Words:  Mobile, QA, automation , REST APIs, web services,  JMeter, SoapUI, API test tools, Load testing, JMeter, Loadrunner, GUI, Selenium, Java, Python, Junit, TestNG, pytest