Test Engineer, Senior in Herndon, VA at Booz Allen Hamilton Inc.

Date Posted: 5/30/2018

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Job Description

Job Number: R0029825

Test Engineer, Senior

Key Role:
Be involved in analyzing the creation and design of processes or experiments to test the quality of a product. Work hand in hand with software engineers to ensure quality is built into digital solutions every step of the way, including having the last say in whether a product is ready to launch. Analyze the design, development, and maintenance of test cases, test approaches, and test plans. Design and develop test automation frameworks and scripts to ensure system resilience. Develop functional testing, regression testing, and system integration testing, support user acceptance testing, and report issues found during the test life cycle. Create test cases that verify approved requirements for assigned modules and document results. Perform software application troubleshooting and technical diagnosis.

Basic Qualifications:  

-7+ years of experience in a software testing role

-5+ years of experience in working with, customizing, and extending test automation frameworks.

-Experience with working in an Agile development environment

-Experience with designing and running tests for system load, performance, reliability, scalability, and security.

-Knowledge of test methodologies and tools, software testing standards, methods and conventions, build systems, and the product development cycle

-Active TS/SCI clearance

-BA or BS degree

Additional Qualifications:  

-Experience with white-box testing, black-box testing, or grey-box testing

-Experience with DevOps methods and tools, including Jenkins, Git, SVN, Puppet, Ansible, Chef, Docker, or Vagrant

-Experience with Cloud environments, including Amazon Web Services (AWS) or Microsoft Azure

-Knowledge of one or more scripting languages, including Python, JavaScript, Ruby, or Bash

-Ability to manage and prioritize multiple tasks simultaneously

-Possession of excellent team leadership and development, client relationship, problem-solving, and analytical reasoning skills

Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information; TS/SCI clearance is required.

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