Software QA and Documentation Engineer


  • Perform software quality assurance testing on applications, software components, and system products.
  • Write and update internal service documentation and user documentation for applications, software components, and systems products.
  • Provide training and support to internal service and technical staff on software.
  • Develop and write test plans, test cases, and test reports for software projects and releases.
  • Provide accurate and timely status information to management for all testing and documentation projects and products.
  • Work within management guidelines, marketing specifications, and ISO quality system to meet key market requirements and deliver projects on schedule.
  • Manage interns and additional available SQA resources.
  • Manage, upgrade, and maintain the SQA lab and equipment.


  • Education:
    • Bachelors Degree in a relevant field.
  • Experience:
    • Minimum 2 years in relevant positions, 4+ years preferred.
    • Relevant internships or related experience may be considered.
  • Required Skills:
    • Defect tracking system experience
    • Experience with SQA project plans, test cases, and test reports
    • Strong verbal and written English language skills
  • Beneficial Skills:
    • Experience managing people and projects
    • Experience with ISO 9001 processes and documentation
    • Experience using, developing, and/or testing web applications
    • Understanding of virtual machines
    • Experience using and/or testing sensors, instruments, embedded devices, communication protocols, or SCADA applications
    • Experience in FDA regulated life science industries (pharmaceutical, medical devices, etc.)
    • Understanding of the GAMP guidelines and/or EU GMP
    • Knowledge of 21 CFR Part 11 regulations
  • Travel required (domestic and international)
    • 20%-40% travel time in 1st year, 10-20% thereafter
  • Location:
    • Fremont, CA

Please email your cover letter and resume to the Lighthouse Recruiting Team.