Software Quality Assurance Analyst (IT)
The Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority
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Software Quality Assurance Analyst (IT)
Grade and Salary Range
H20, $79,579 - $111,039
Term Employment FT, not-to-exceed-4 years and 5 months
Crystal City, VA
Open Until Filled
Have you ever wondered who runs Reagan National Airport? Or Dulles International Airport? Or the Dulles Toll Road? We do! We’re the Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority and we’re looking for talented, enthusiastic people to help us continue our tradition of outstanding service to travelers in the Washington Metropolitan area. In 2016 alone, we served more than 44 million air passengers. We offer an array of benefits programs, including vacation, retirement, and health benefits. Whether you are traveling the world or plotting your career path, your journey begins with us.
Our Core Values are: MUTUAL RESPECT…INTEGRITY…PRIDE…COLLABORATION
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· Software Quality Assurance Analyst
· This is a non-career, term job.
· Works under the general supervision of the Software Quality Assurance Manager.
· Serves in the Technology Quality Assurance Department of the Office of Technology (Office) at the Corporate Office Building (COB).
The successful candidate works with Airports Authority business areas to effectively perform quality assurance for the business area’s technology projects. The Software Quality Assurance Analyst ensures that assigned projects meet quality assurance guidelines according to established QA processes, policies, procedures, and overall best practices.
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Please note: You should review this job description, in particular the knowledge, skills and abilities (KSAs) requirements listed. Please reply to KSAs one (1) through (5) only. In the application process, you will be asked to relate your experience, training and education to the KSAs in a narrative format. The rest of the KSAs will be assessed during the application process.
We would suggest that you prepare your responses off line and paste them into the assessment questionnaire. If the required information is provided in your resume, please direct the reviewer to the specific section of the document where this information can be found.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS (MQS):
To be rated qualified for this job, an applicant must meet all of the MQs listed below at the time of vacancy announcement closure.
1. A Bachelor’s Degree in Information Technology, Business Administration, or an equivalent combination of education and experience that totals four years.
Please Note: A fully equivalent combination of education and experience beyond what is needed to satisfy the education requirement may be used to substitute for up to two (2) of the seven years of experience. For example, a master’s degree may substitute for two (2) years of experience.
2. Seven (7) years of progressively responsible experience in Information Technology with at least five years of experience in IT quality assurance including:
a. Testing complex IT/Technology projects within SDLC frameworks.
b. Leading vendor projects, with COTS or vendor delivered hardware projects.
c. Performing test analyst work within other job functions within software development, operational or infrastructure positions.
3. Must have a valid state driver’s license in good standing
1. ASTQB/ISTQB Certification.
2. Certification in Performance testing.
3. Certification in Automated testing.
4. Experience in Vendor delivered projects such as COTS, SaaS, or hardware based delivery.
HOW YOU WILL BE EVALUATED:
Once the application process is completed, a review of your resume and supporting documentation will be done to determine if you meet the minimum qualification requirements. There is an Assessment questionnaire(s) that you must complete. Your resume and supporting documentation will then be compared to your responses to the assessment questionnaire(s). If a determination is made that your application does not support your responses, which you provided in the assessment questionnaire, your application will not receive further consideration for this announcement.
A background security investigation will be required for all new hires.