Software Tester

Herndon, Virginia, United States
Mar 14, 2019
Mar 19, 2019
Full Time
Job Description Job Number: R0050987

Software Tester

The Challenge:
Are you interested in taking your excellent testing skills and putting them to use in support of our nation's environment? Booz Allen is seeking a detail and team-oriented tester for a large federal system that supports our client's mission of ensuring that the regulated community is in compliance with environmental regulations, individual permits, and other enforceable agreements which are there to help keep our air and water clean.

The person we are looking for should have the necessary experience to use appropriate test tools and methodologies to execute functional, integration, regression, and data verification tests. In this role you would support the preparation of test strategy, test data, test scripts and test execution for new feature development as well as enhancements and bug fixes for O&M releases. You would support the test lead with the development of estimates for testing efforts and in prioritization of test activities. Execute and verify positive and negative test cases and document test results, including comparisons between source and target data and support user acceptance testing. Support the review of test reports, user story and acceptance criteria, related system documents and work products. Lead and support developing and updating system documents and artifacts.

This position is located in Herndon, VA.

Empower change with us.

You Have:

-2+ years of experience as a tester and analyst in hands-on application testing and developing and executing test scripts 

-2+ years of experience in working with entity-relationship diagrams, database schemas, test data, and source to target data verification

-2+ years of experience with working on large projects as a member of Agile development teams, including active participation in agile ceremonies

-2+ years of experience with using database query languages and tools, including SQL or TOAD to cross-verify data in the application with the database

-2+ years of experience with productivity tools, including Microsoft Office and Confluence and using configuration management and defect tracking tools, including Atlassian JIRA

-2+ years of experience in working with client product owners on user story and acceptance criteria development and UAT

-1+ years of experience with using SoapUI for the verification of Web services

-Ability to translate functional and data requirements into SQL and write scripts to test complicated data interfaces

-BA or BS degree

Nice If You Have: 
-Experience with supporting reporting data management and data quality applications

-Experience with back end testing, including generating XML files and reviewing JSON data to validate requirements

-Ability to support automated testing using Selenium or a similar UI test tool, 508, COTS, and usability testing 
-Ability to support QA reviews, peer reviews, and reviews of products and artifacts

-Public Trust clearance preferred

-BA or BS degree in a science or technical field 

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