Test Engineer

West Des Moines, IA
May 04, 2017
Jun 14, 2017
Engineer, IT, QA Engineer
Full Time
Summary: This position is responsible for the design and development of tests and test requirements for products, systems, software and/or related components and equipment.


    Designs and develops tests and test requirements for products, systems, software and/or related components and equipment.Troubleshoots problems and documents findings of tests.Defines testing processes and ensures tests adhere to established standards.May participate in quality assurance plan development.Maintains current knowledge of relevant technologies as assigned.Participates in special projects as required.
Education Bachelors Degree in Engineering, Computer Science or a related technical discipline.

    2-5 years of related experience in testing, engineering or quality assurance.Demonstrated understanding of the required technical aspects for testing of front-end applications, back-end SQL code, and volume/performance testing.Experience leading the testing of software projects of medium to large size and moderate to high complexity to ensure that software meets end-user requirements, design specifications, and development standards. High proficiency with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc.)Knowledge of and experience with government contract tools, processes and customers.Experience with Open Source Testing Tools highly preferred.Effective verbal and written communication skills.
 As a trusted systems integrator for more than 50 years, General Dynamics Information Technology provides information technology (IT), systems engineering, professional services and simulation and training to customers in the defense, federal civilian government, health, homeland security, intelligence, state and local government and commercial sectors.With approximately 32,000 professionals worldwide, the company delivers IT enterprise solutions, manages large-scale, mission-critical IT programs and provides mission support services.GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer - Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.