Position: Quality Assurance Analyst
Location: Herndon, VA
Highly motivated & qualified individual wanted to interact with project management and development teams to develop a strong understanding of project and testing objectives.
This would include participating in the testing efforts for any given engagement and/or release, designing and creating test cases and scripts to address business and technical use cases, use existing tools and techniques to execute test cases, build and/or script new tools for performing testing and validation functions and participate in troubleshooting and triaging of issues with different teams to drive towards root cause identification and resolution.
Job Responsibilities and/or Success Factors:
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Ability to learn quickly
Able to work well individually and/or part of a team
Ability to lead all testing efforts for small development group on a single project
Required skills and experience include:
4+ years of experience in all aspects of software application testing throughout the software development life cycle.
2+ years of experience performing testing analysis and generative testing reports
2+ years of experience with automated testing
2+ years of experience using Microsoft Team Foundation Server to create and track all testing related tasks, including writing and reviewing test cases, generating bugs, associating test cases and tests to requirements and tasks.
2+ years of experience using SQL Server and writing SQL queries
Preferred skills and experience include:
Experience with web application load testing
Familiar with Visual Studio 2010/2012 and XML
Experience working on-site in a government facility a plus.
MUST HAVE ACTIVE security clearance.