Test Engineer

Confidential Company  •  Washington, DC

15+ years experience  •  Consulting

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 10/03/17 by Lisa Russell
Confidential Company
Washington, DC
15+ years experience
Consulting
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 10/03/17 Lisa Russell

Overview:

Test Engineer Performs formal system testing activities for a particular project or subset of a larger project under supervision of more experienced test personnel. Performs analysis of documented user requirements and directs or assists in the design of test plans in support of user requirements for moderately complex to complex software or IT systems.  May participate in all phases of risk management assessment and software/hardware development. Responsible for ensuring that the test design and documentation support all applicable clients, agency or industry standards time lines and budgets. Responsible for ensuring that testing conclusions and recommendations are fully supported by test results, and project managers are fully informed of testing status and application deviations from documented user requirements.

Responsibilities:

  • Perform system testing activities for a project or group of projects being developed in an Agile / DevOps environment. 
  • Support testing efforts as the member of an independent testing team responsible for testing efforts across projects including automation testing, integration testing, interoperability testing, regression testing, unit testing, User Acceptance Testing, Section 508 testing, and system performance testing. 
  • Support the analysis of documented user requirements and assist in the design and execution of test plans. 
  • Ensure that testing results are accurately documented, and team leads are fully informed of testing status and application deviations from documented user requirements. 
  • Interact and collaborate with other test engineers to perform integrated solution development and testing execution.

Requirements:

  • 15+ years of experience performing testing activities (less experience will be accepted for candidates with MS).

  • Experience with automation testing, integration testing, interoperability testing, regression testing, unit testing, User Acceptance testing, Section 508 testing, performance testing.

  • Experience with analysis of documented user requirements and design and execution of test plans.
  • Experience with documenting accurate test results.
  • Experience with interacting and collaborating with other test leads and engineers.
  • Must be eligible to obtain a DHS Suitablity Clearance which requires US Citizenship

Preferred:

  • DevOps Experience

  • Continuous Integration Experience

  • Test Driven Development Experience

  • 508 Testing Experience

  • Current DHS, DOJ, or DOD Security Clearance 

  • Familiar with:
    • DevOps and Continuous Integration concepts
    • Test Driven Development Experience

    • Open Source Automation Tools (such as Selenium, Cucumber/Gerkhin, Watir)

    • Automation Frameworks (such as Cucumber, Watir, Robot, Geb, Spock, Junit4, TestNG, Nunit) • Version Control Systems (such as GIT, Mercurial, CVS, SVN)

    • Commercial testing suites and tools (such as HP Quality Center, Performance Center, LoadRunner, JMeter, QuickTest Professional)

    • Development tools and technologies (such as SharePoint, CA LISA, Oracle, MongoDB, J2EE, Java, XML, XSLT, WSDL, SOAP, JSP, Groovy, JQUERY)

    • Experience with automation test case execution in cloud-based test environments (such as Amazon Web-Services for the US Federal Government)

Equal Opportunity Employer/M/F/Disability/Vet/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity  

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