Growing government contractor looking for an additional Test Engineer to add to their team.
We are currently looking for a Test Engineer II to join our team supporting a large agile software development and modernization project providing Independent Verification, Validation and Testing (IVV&T) services from proof of concept phase through production and maintenance to ensure products and developments are ready for the Customs and Border Protection (CBP) production environment. This candidate will provide support in conducting manual and functional testing. Integration interface test plans and estimates, automated test development and executing of automated and other service test scripts, and reporting/tracking defects within JIRA and other tools.
This candidate will support CBP and will work closely with the Test Lead and Manager to ensure work is consistent with the methodologies and established test approaches of the team. The duty station is at the CBP data center in Springfield, VA. The client may allow flexibility around the core hours of 11AM-5PM but there is no opportunity for telework.
Duties include but are not limited to:
Develop/utilize test plans/scripts for assigned projects
Perform application testing to ensure program changes are functional and follow established standards
Work with Test Automation Engineers to help design test harness and test data to develop automated test scripts
Create and maintain scripts for the Automation Library
Work with developers, business analysts, and end user groups to identify / resolve issues with system changes
Test new and legacy custom applications, with the use of formal test cases / scripts
Assist the development team in debugging and reproducing reported issues
Conduct DHS 508 Compliance Testing using DHS Section 508 Application Test Processes
Gain and maintain familiarity with all operating environments
Work in collaboration with the customer and other contractors to ensure that testing is completed in a timely manner
Provide status to Program Management during regular meetings
Bachelor degree in Computer Science or related field (or equivalent experience)
Four + years of strong software quality assurance and testing experience
Three to five years of direct experience using HP Quality Center or HP ALM for test management, test case management and defect management
Three to five years of direct experience running HP UFT or QTP
Must be a self-motivated individual and a team player
Excellent analytical and troubleshooting skills to find the root cause of issues highly preferred.
Strong time management skills as product needs to be released to production on a timely basis