Software Development Test Engineer in Charleston, SC at Booz Allen Hamilton

Date Posted: 1/26/2018

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Job Number: R0020244

Booz Allen Hamilton has been at the forefront of strategy and technology for more than 100 years. Today, the firm provides management and technology consulting and engineering services to leading Fortune 500 corporations, governments, and not-for-profits across the globe. Booz Allen partners with public and private sector clients to solve their most difficult challenges through a combination of consulting, analytics, mission operations, technology, systems delivery, cybersecurity, engineering and innovation expertise.


Software Development Test Engineer

The Charleston Digital Hub of Booz Allen Hamilton is seeking qualified candidates for a Software Development Test Engineer in the Charleston, SC area.

The Charleston Digital Hub is a software development hub of Booz Allen that operates and executes much like a fast-paced startup within the larger organization. We thrive in a high-energy, open office atmosphere that fosters creativity and innovation. We wake up in the morning ready to have fun and talk tech. We have dogs in the office, ping pong in the breakroom, and t-shirts trump ties, but mostly importantly - we focus on surrounding our team members with people who are enthusiastic about working, learning, and growing, and most importantly, having fun together!

What You’ll Do:

The Navy Electronic Procurement System will provide a procure-to-pay contract writing system utilizing a cloud computing architecture and will assist the government by writing test plans and procedures.


The primary responsibilities of this role will be to develop use and test cases, author test plans and procedures and assist in the development of the requirements traceability matrix in the IBM Jazz tool suite. This role will also interact frequently with the government lead at PMW 220 as well as local leadership at SSC Atlantic. In addition to the deliverables, the individual will be responsible for ad hoc data calls, attending meetings and performing detailed work planning with their government lead.

What You Need:

-Previous testing experience in hands-on test case development and execution

-Experience overseeing software testing activities including requirements review, development, execution of test plans and evaluation

-Experience in all phases of the software development lifecycle (SDLC) (requirements gathering, design, implementation, testing, deployment, maintenance)

-Experience eliciting, reviewing, evaluating business and technical requirements

-Knowledge of various levels of testing (unit, integration, system, performance, acceptance)

-Ability to think logically and analytically, identify biases and maintain open and fair testing and evaluation

-Excellent written and verbal communication skills

-Ability to learn and understand complex business processes and identify solutions and impediments
-Ability to obtain a security clearance

-Bachelor's degree in engineering or physical sciences

What Would be Nice:

-Hands-on experience in test management, oversight and execution of complex business test plans

-Knowledge of TMBOK (Test management body of knowledge) that includes: test process management, project management, process measurement and improvement, organization management, risk management, automation strategies, software QA

-Ability to manage test teams and oversee large testing efforts to include LOE estimation Education

-BS degree in Computer Science or Software Engineering Certification

-Software testing certifications such as IIST’s CTSP certification, ISTQB Foundation level certification or Quality Assurance Institute

-Any training or certification in ITIL


Clearance:
Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

Integrating a full range of consulting capabilities, Booz Allen is the one firm that helps clients solve their toughest problems by their side to help them achieve their missions.  Booz Allen is committed to delivering results that endure.

We are proud of our diverse environment, EOE, M/F/Disability/Vet.

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