Testing Specialist - eLearning

Location
Rockville, MD
Posted
Jul 19, 2017
Closes
Aug 26, 2017
Function
IT, QA Engineer
Hours
Full Time
The Testing Specialist will participate in the technical testing of SCORM compliant web-based language eLearning objects. Learning objects will incorporate text, video, and/or audio along with comprehension and assessment activities. The activities comprise authentic text, listening and video material and aim to build the foreign language skills of a large federal government workforce in reading and comprehension, translation, and transcription. The testing specialist will work closely with a multidisciplinary team of content curators, developers, instructional designers, graphic designers and multimedia experts to produce activities drawing from political, cultural, historical and current events topics.

 

Responsibilities include:

 

  • Runing Quality Assurance checks by testing the learning objects from a technical perspective and ensuring adherence to requirement
  • Participating in the design and development of tests, quality checklists, and test requirements for eLearning products and related components
  • Troubleshooting problems and documents findings of tests
  • Define testing processes and ensures tests adhere to established standards
  • Maintain current knowledge of relevant technologies as assigned
  • Participate in special projects as required
Education  

Bachelors of Science degree in Computer Science or similar degree

Qualifications
  • 0-2 years of experience in web development testing, preferably eLearning product development
  • Knowledge of SCORM and course development software such as Captivate, Articulate Studio/Storyline, LectoraFamiliarity with responsive web development and user experience design
  • Understanding of eLearning and web application development process
  • Working familiarity with relevant learning coding environments, languages, tools, and platforms, including HTML, CSS and JavaScript frameworks
  • SCORM compliant applications testing/Integration experience is a plus
  • Experience with version control systems (git and github) a plus
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  •  US citizenship is required.
  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.