RESPONSIBILITIES:Kforce is seeking a QA Tester for a large energy client in the Houston, Texas (TX) area.Responsibilities: Actively engage in day to day testing activities of the client’s proprietary application Test development in ALM per defined testing standards Test Data creation Test execution in ALM Defect creation in ALM UAT support Work on multiple assignments concurrently Participate in review meetingsREQUIREMENTS: Bachelor’s degree required 7+ years of testing experience Very comfortable with HP Quality Center / ALM (Application Life Cycle Management) Batch Job/Work Flow/Interface/File Testing a must User Interface Testing a must Database Testing a must Skills must not be limited to verification of data between screen and back end Proficient in SQL including DB Concepts, Joins, Sub queries Stored Procedure Testing a plus Knowledge of Java/EJB/WebLogic/WebSphere technologies a plus Self-starter, fast learner Able to work in an environment with aggressive timelines without compromise to quality This role will be completely hands-on; No managementInterview process may include a written test and an in person interview.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.