Software Test Engineer

Employer
ELEVI Associates
Location
Columbia, MD
Posted
Jul 17, 2017
Closes
Aug 07, 2017
Function
Engineer, IT, QA Engineer
Industry
Engineering
Hours
Full Time
Job Description Software Test Engineer CENTROPY is being developed in support of the Secretary of Defense's directive to implement a Joint Command & Control (JC2) Cyber capability platform that provides a unified, timely, and responsive capability that can fully enable Cyber Situational Awareness, Planning and Execution, Force Employment, Intelligence support to C2, and Information Sharing. CENTROPY will create a cyberspace domain bridging element capability supporting standardized C2 Cyber activities. It is being built to be interoperable across department, service, or cyberspace partners. It is presently a prototype that has been approved to hold operational data. It is a fast paced project leveraging an Agile Development methodology. Specific Tasks/Duties Responsible for testing a Tomcat Web Application Act as the primary/sole tester on a cross functional team Create and execute test plans and test procedure development (functional and performance) in an agile (working in sprints, effort estimation for new sprints) environment Participate in Capability Development Group (CDG) Integrated Product Team (IPT) and/or Integrated Test Team as needed to ensure proper coordination of acceptance testing activities Perform load-testing, and performance monitoring and analysis Responsible for providing quality process improvements and recommendations to further reduce defects from being released into production Proficiency Level Works under consultative direction towards predetermined long-range goals and objectives. Assignments are often self-initiated. Determines and pursues courses of action necessary to obtain desired results. Work checked through consultation and agreement with others rather than by formal review of superior. Develops advanced technological ideas and guides their development into a final product. Erroneous decisions or recommendations would typically result in failure to achieve critical organizational objectives and affect the image of the organization's technological capability Required Technologies/Tools/Skills (must have): Experience planning and executing Performance Analysis Experience testing Web Applications Experience writing discrepancy reports, test plans, and perform integration regression testing to verify/validate incorporated fixes to software, components, subsystems and systems Experience with JIRA for Agile development Know basic Unix commands (more, tail, grep) Experience with test automation tools: JUnit and Selenium Self-motivated and an attention to detail Excellent documentation skills Can accept Uncleared (but clearable) candidates. Clearance: Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information; TS/SCI with Poly clearance is required. ELEVI Associates Overview The word ELEVI \ 'eh lay vee' \ which comes from the Italian language and means “to Maximize” is exemplary of our mission: Maximize the benefits of technology to satisfy the mission and business needs of our clients. ELEVI, as a “Business Enabler,” provides IT-based solutions to mission and business needs by integrating leading-edge technology into the everyday operations of organizations allowing them to focus on what's important to them- the business of doing business- not the technology that is intended to support them and make businesses work more efficiently. As a multi-dimensional company, three integrated business units provide the necessary People, Processes and Tools to support our customers: IT PROFESSIONAL SERVICES: Consulting / Planning / Engineering / Implementation / Support TECHNOLOGY SYSTEMS & SUPPORT: Value Added Reseller of IT Hardware & Software Products IT STAFFING SOLUTIONS: IT Staff Augmentation services including Contract, Contract-to-Hire & Direct Placement Our Commitmen t - As an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer, ELEVI Associates, LLC is committed to providing equal employment opportunity to all job seekers. www.elevi.net Company Description ELEVI Associates Overview The word ELEVI \ 'eh lay vee' \ which comes from the Italian language and means “to Maximize” is exemplary of our mission: Maximize the benefits of technology to satisfy the mission and business needs of our clients. ELEVI, as a “Business Enabler,” provides IT-based solutions to mission and business needs by integrating leading-edge technology into the everyday operations of organizations allowing them to focus on what's important to them- the business of doing business- not the technology that is intended to support them and make businesses work more efficiently. As a multi-dimensional company, three integrated business units provide the necessary People, Processes and Tools to support our customers: IT PROFESSIONAL SERVICES: Consulting / Planning / Engineering / Implementation / Support TECHNOLOGY SYSTEMS & SUPPORT: Value Added Reseller of IT Hardware & Software Products IT STAFFING SOLUTIONS: IT Staff Augmentation services including Contract, Contract-to-Hire & Direct Placement Our Commitment - As an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer, ELEVI Associates, LLC is committed to providing equal employment opportunity to all job seekers.