Software Engineer

3+ months agoLong Island, NY


Kforce has a client in search of a Software Engineer in Holtsville, NY.Summary:The contractor is a product development project team member. The candidate participates in a Scrum team that defines and drives the definition, development and test of the product using Agile development methodology and test-driven development. The employee refines product requirements, breaking them down into stories, designing tests, and then implementing automation scripts to help deliver a quality product.Responsibilities:

  • Work in a multi-disciplinary project team made up of project leads, system engineers, software and hardware engineers, etc.
  • Review product requirements, develop and refine project stories
  • Design tests based on product requirements, stories and known customer scenarios
  • Automate test cases using industry standard tools and custom scripts required by project
  • Execute tests to identify potential issues, capture results in corporate reporting systems
  • Report defects discovered during test execution, work with software developers and system engineers to debug and resolve the issues
  • Work according to departmental and corporate policies and procedures


  • Minimum Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university in Engineering, Computer Science, Mathematics
  • Experience in Software development
  • Experience in Python, C/C++, MATLAB
  • Experience in working in Linux environments
  • Experience in test design and using standard test automation
  • Experience in Robot Framework or other TDD frameworks
  • Understanding of Machine Learning test and metrics principles
  • Understanding of source repositories such as GIT
  • Able to grasp new concepts quickly
  • Able to take initiative on issues and report results instead of waiting for task lists
  • Good presentation skills, both prepared and -on demand- talks
Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

Kforce is a professional staffing services firm offering Technology and Finance & Accounting jobs with top employers nationwide. We specialize in providing contract, contract-to-hire and direct placement opportunities, with over 50 years of experience in the staffing industry. Kforce offers many consultants comprehensive benefits depending on employment status, including medical, dental, 401(K), life insurance and disability. Our vision is to be "the firm most respected by those we serve."

Job ID: Kforce-1918661-AQG