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Software Test Engineer, Mid in Chantilly, VA at Booz Allen Hamilton Inc.

Date Posted: 5/15/2019

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Job Number: R0054653

Software Test Engineer, Mid

The Challenge:

Are you looking for an opportunity to make a difference and help build a system that will have a positive impact in the intelligence community (IC)?  What if you could find a position that is tailor made for your mix of development, testing, engineering, and communication skills? We need an experienced software test engineer to help us design and architect an automated testing pipeline that shortens the time it takes to get new capabilities from development to production to support mission critical operations.

As a software test engineer on our team, you’ll use your development experience to streamline our software testing development life cycle from development to production. You’ll lead efforts to incorporate open source tools, automation, and Cloud resources to develop an integrated testing solution within our DevOps pipeline. This is an opportunity to broaden your skillset into areas like agile development, chaos engineering, Cloud-based development, containerization, and serverless while developing software that will improve national security. As an engineer you’ll identify new opportunities to build software test solutions to help your customers meet their toughest challenges. Join our team as we build to transform the future of the IC.

Empower change with us.

Build Your Career:

A challenging and dynamic work environment isn’t all we have to offer. When you join Booz Allen, you can expect:

  • access to experts in virtually every field
  • a culture that focuses on supporting our employees
  • opportunities that provide stability while offering variety

You’ll also be exposed to a wealth of training resources through our Digital University, an online learning portal featuring more than 5000 functional and technical courses, certifications, and books. Build your technical skills through hands-on training on the latest tools and tech from our in-house experts. Pursuing certifications? Take advantage of our tuition assistance, on-site bootcamps, certification training, academic programs, vendor relationships, and a network of professionals who can give you helpful tips. We’ll help you develop the career you want, as you chart your own course for success.

You Have:

-3+ years of experience with testing or developing software applications

-1+ years of experience with test automation, including developing frameworks and automated test scripts

-Experience with test methodologies and the QA process, software release cycle, test effort estimation, and tracking

-Active Top Secret clearance

-BA or BS degree

-Security+ CE, SSCP, CCNA-Security, or GSEC Certification or ability to obtain within 6 months of hire

Nice If You Have:

-Experience with serverless, including Lambda, Step Functions, and SAM

-Experience with scripting technologies, including Ansible, Cloud Formations, or Terraform

-Experience in working with microservices and containerization technologies, including Docker, Kubernetes, OpenShift

-Experience with designing, developing, deploying, testing in the Amazon Web Services (AWS) ecosystem or similar Cloud provider

-Experience with Bitbucket, Junit, SonarQube, JMeter, Jenkins, Cucumber, Selenium, TestRail

-Experience with an Agile release methodology

-TS/SCI clearance with a polygraph a plus

-AWS Solutions Architect or Developer Certification

Clearance: 
Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information; Top Secret clearance is required.

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