Product/Operational Test Engineer

3 days left

Employer
Aptive
Location
Working from home
Posted
Nov 03, 2022
Closes
Dec 03, 2022
Ref
2022-1689
Function
IT
Hours
Full Time
Job Summary

Aptive is seeking a Product/Operational Test Engineer with demonstrated experience providing support and technical advice during conceptualization, development, and implementation phases to ensure IT products function as desired by end users and business stakeholders. This includes involvement with users to define system scope and objectives, as well as writing and executing test cases.

This is a full-time position is in Alexandria, VA. This position may also be remote.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Planning and leading functional verification and validation activities.
  • Conducting engineering dry runs, formal testing, and regression testing.
  • Perform functional testing of a complex enterprise prior to production release using a combination of manual and automated tools.
  • Develop and conduct system verification tests, including in-sprint, post-sprint, pre-release, and post-release tests.
  • Perform verification tests on the user interface, application interface (API), and application forms.
  • Create, prepare and update all required documentation to include, but not limited to, data, test plans, scripts and scenarios, testers' assignments, and meeting invites in preparation for UAT or other test projects.
  • Depending on capability, may also analyze requirements and develop manual and automated test scripts.
  • Depending on experience, may also create performance test scripts, design scenarios, runs tests, and analyze.


Minimum Qualifications

  • 5 years experience in software quality assurance (SQA) or IV&V role.
  • Understanding of the use of configuration management, quality assurance, requirement management systems, and automatic testing tools.
  • Ability to write test software in embedded and Windows-based environments, preferably using bot technology such as UIPath, Automation Anywhere, or Blue Prism.
  • Ability to 'break' software products created by others.
  • Bachelor's degree in computer science, information systems, engineering, business or other related IT or technical discipline.
  • Ability to work onsite in Falls Church, VA.
  • Ability to obtain and maintain a DoD Secret clearance.
  • Legal authorization to work in the U.S.


Desired Qualifications

  • Strategic thinker with a drive to get all types of work done and a high attention to detail.
  • Have an analytical eye for noticing inconsistencies and an innovative passion for reconciling them.
  • Ability to manage a dynamic workload in a fast-paced environment.
  • Excellent ability to communicate across all mediums and settings; superior consulting abilities.


Client Information

The Department of Veteran Affairs (VA) mission is to care for those "who shall have borne the battle" and for their families, caregivers and survivors. Their core values focus their mission by caring and thereby guide actions toward service to others. Within the VA, the Veterans Experience Office (VEO), leverages customer experience data, tools, technology, and engagement to enable the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to be the leading Customer Experience (CX) organization in government, so Service members, Veterans, their families, caregivers and survivors choose VA. Within the VEO the Multi-Channel Technology (MCT) Directorate delivers easy and effective Veteran experiences through all communications channels.

About Aptive

Aptive is a modern federal consulting firm focused on human experience, digital services, and business transformation. We harness creativity, technology, and culture to connect people and systems to impact the world. We're advisors, strategists, and engineers focused on people, above all else.

We believe in generating success collaboratively, leaving client organizations stronger after every engagement and building trust for the next big challenge.

Our work inspires people, fuels change and makes an impact. Join our team to be part of positive change in your community and our nation.

What's in it for you?
  • Competitive compensation
  • Health, vision, dental and disability plans with company contributions
  • 401K plan with immediate vesting and a competitive company match
  • Generous paid time off and flexible work schedules
  • Flexible savings accounts
  • Commuter benefits
  • Company-sponsored professional education and training opportunities


EEO Statement

Aptive is an equal opportunity employer. We consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, parental status, veteran status, age, disability or any other protected class.

Veterans, members of the Reserve and National Guard, and transitioning active-duty service members are highly encouraged to apply.

COVID 19 Vaccine Statement

This position supports a federal government contract and is subject to government vaccination mandates or other customer vaccination requirements. All new hires are required to report their vaccination status and proof of vaccination, or an adjudicated accommodation may be required for employment.

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