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RSA Associate Software QA Engineer
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EMC Corporation | Menlo Park, CA
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Job Description

EMC is headquartered in Hopkinton, MA with locations nationwide, including offices in California, North Carolina, DC, and Washington. Our offices have exciting amenities such as complete fitness centers, dry cleaning services, ATMs, and exceptional cafeterias. Many of our offices are within walking distance or a short drive to excellent restaurants, local parks, beaches, cultural events, and major sporting venues.

Our culture of excellence has produced a stream of professional successes to include recognition for sustainability efforts and we are proud to have employees that are actively involved in community volunteer activities. Within the past few years, EMC has been voted the #1 Happiest Companies for Young Professionals and one of the Top Ten Companies Where Employees Love Their Coworkers (Careerbliss.com). EMC was also recently ranked #2 Best Place to Work in the Bay Area two years in a row (The San Jose Business Journal/San Francisco Business Times). In 2014, our CEO, Joe Tucci, was recognized by Glassdoor.com as one of the most 10 highly rated CEOs in the United States.

RSA, The Security Division of EMC, is the premier provider of security, risk and compliance management solutions for business acceleration. RSA helps the world's leading organizations solve their most complex and sensitive security challenges. These challenges include managing organizational risk, safeguarding mobile access and collaboration, proving compliance, and securing virtual and cloud environments. Combining business-critical controls in identity assurance, encryption and key management, SIEM, data loss prevention, continuous network monitoring, and fraud protection with industry leading eGRC capabilities and robust consulting services, RSA brings visibility and trust to millions of user identities, the transactions that they perform and the data that is generated.

Associate Software QA Engineer
Within RSA, We have offices in VA, KS, CA and our Headquarters are in Bedford, MA.As a new graduate, you will be working under direct supervision and following established best practices.
Candidate would conduct a wide range of quality control tests and analyses to ensure that software meets or exceeds specified standards and end-user requirements. Typically responsible for tests, methods, and procedures to ensure continuous improvement to software quality assurance and serviceability standards. Analyzes test results to ensure existing functionality and recommends corrective action. Ensures that system tests are successfully completed and documented and all problems are resolved. Debugs software products through the use of systematic tests to develop, apply, and maintain quality standards for company products. Performs development and execution of software quality methods and processes. Implements and defines testing methodology and standards to improve results. Responsible for testing systems and applications software. After testing provides feedback to developers on potential changes. Works independently with other engineering functions from design through production to design, develop, and implement procedures for testing systems and equipment. Selects testing specifications for new products and ensures testing procedures are in compliance with industry specific standards.

Principal Duties and Responsibilities:
- Provide solutions to limited variety of problems of limited scope & complexity.
- Exposure to and familiarity with test automation procedures
- Software development expertise from a coding perspective. This is required for building test automation. Contribute to test automation activities through knowledge of coding/programming in current languages.
- General knowledge of the design, implementation, and maintenance of a test environment, including necessary equipment, configuration, and software. General knowledge of one mainstream language, (preferred proficiency in C, C++, or JAVA). Familiarity with scripting language, Perl or Shell Scripting in open systems and JCL in mainframe environment. General knowledge of specification documents (hardware, software or network).
- Complete tasks & assignments with direction
- Follow standard engineering/test practices under the direction of senior members of the team; work is closely managed.
- Basic computer knowledge, limited use and/or application of basic engineering principles, concepts and theories. Demonstrated written & verbal communication skills. Analytical, problem solving skills, ability to learn and apply new tools & applications.
- Use tools appropriately with technical guidance, seek assistance when needed.
- Contact is primarily with direct supervisor and other professionals in immediate work group or department.

Essential Knowledge/Skills:
- Communication skills.
- Ability to analyze information and draw accurate conclusions.
- Problem solving skills.
- Possesses strong product/technology/industry knowledge.
- Proficiency in hardware, software and/or operating systems environments.

- Candidate should have a Bachelors in Computer Engineering, Computer Science or equivalent discipline

EMC Bedford is the home office location of RSA, the security division of EMC. Centrally located near the intersections of Route 128 and Route 3, the office is easily accessible from every direction. Our facility includes free parking, an exceptional cafeteria, a game room, and a fitness center. Bedford is also a short drive from the attractions of Boston as well as the outdoor recreational opportunies of New Hampshire. We are also only 45 minutes from the EMC home office in Hopkinton, providing great access to ongoing career opportunities within the company.
When you choose EMC, you join a diverse world of innovative thought leaders. At our core is a commitment to workplace diversity, the sustainability of our planet, and community corporate involvement. We offer highly competitive salaries, bonus programs, world-class benefits, and unparalleled growth and development opportunities-all to create a compelling and rewarding work environment.
We are an Equal Employment Opportunity employer that values the strength diversity brings to the workplace. All qualified applicants, regardless of race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, marital status, gender identity or expression, national origin, genetics, age, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law, are strongly encouraged to apply.

Job ID: 153644BR

About EMC Corporation

EMC is a global leader in enabling businesses and service providers to transform their operations and deliver information technology as a service (ITaaS). Fundamental to this transformation is cloud computing. Through innovative products and services, EMC accelerates the journey to cloud computing, helping IT departments to store, manage, protect and analyze their most valuable asset — information — in a more agile, trusted and cost-efficient way.