Software Automated Tester

Employer
Aerotek
Location
Chantilly, VA
Posted
Jan 07, 2021
Closes
Jan 14, 2021
Ref
1615365726
Hours
Full Time
**Description:**We are seeking an experienced Software Automated Test Subject Matter Expert to become a member of a mission-critical cyber security effort. In support of a DoD/intel program, the engineer will be responsible for the maturation of the design of an automated testing framework and guide its implementation. The testing will assess end-to-end software functionality for the purpose of regression testing requirements through an agile development and release process that supports critical customer mission goals in the area of Identity, Credential, & Access Management (ICAM).The successful candidate will have the opportunity to work independently and as part of a team.* Lead the maturation of an automated test framework and its implementation that supports automated testing of User Interface (UI) components, application program interfaces (REST, Java), and orchestration of the automated testing as part of deployments (eg, smoke tests) or on a rhythm to ensure environment functionality with reporting back to a defined distribution* Work with program technical leadership and test team to understand needs of the automated test framework and vet design* Work with the test team leads to ensure data (eg, user profiles) are generated specific to each test component and then, upon completion, recycled / cleaned up for future use* Provide technical leadership on problem solving and troubleshooting during implementation* Assist with the creation of automated test scripts and automation of test plan and procedure steps and ensuring the automated test tools are providing detailed reports meeting the defined requirements.* Work with agile team leads on the implementation of automated testing including defining the implementation plan, using established agile processes* Assist in extending automated testing to test and operational environments* Must be a dynamic, innovative, motivated, self-starting problem solver that can operate with minimal supervision.**Skills:**selenium, cucumber, junit, test tools, regression testing, API, devsecops, continuous integration, continuous delivery**Top Skills Details:**selenium, devsecops, API**Additional Skills & Qualifications:**Basic Qualifications:* Experience with Selenium, Cucumber, JUnit automated test tools* Experience with defining an approach for implementing automated testing of application program interfaces (APIs) and User Interfaces (UI's)* Experience with continuous integration and continuous development, defining and implementing automated scripts for smoke tests and integrating them with DevSecOps tools* Experience with orchestrating the execution of automated tests and reporting results to a defined distribution* Strong expertise in use of stress testing tools and software testing methodologies with proficiency in testing web based applications and web services* Extensive experience in data driven, keyword driven and hybrid test automation frameworks* Sound knowledge of quality assurance procedures, internet technologies, and testing Java applications.* BS Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering, Business, or a scientific or technical discipline with 4-8 years prior experience or Masters with 2-6 years of prior experience* Agile workload management and tracking (eg, Agile, BitBucket)* Prior scripting development experience (eg, Java, Javascript, Python)* Candidates must be able to obtain a TS/SCI level with Poly security clearance for consideration* Organizing/supporting user acceptance testing (UAT) prior to Production deployment* Experience automating manual test procedures* Experience with Continuous Integration/Continuous Delivery and DevSecOps tools* Negative testing concepts and risk assessment reporting* Previous experience as a member of an agile software development team**Experience Level:**Intermediate Leve**About Aerotek:**We know that a company's success starts with its employees. We also know that an individual's success starts with the right career opportunity. As a Best of Staffing(R) Client and Talent leader, Aerotek's people-focused approach yields competitive advantage for our clients and rewarding careers for our contract employees. Since 1983, Aerotek has grown to become a leader in recruiting and staffing services. With more than 250 non-franchised offices, Aerotek's 8,000 internal employees serve more than 300,000 contract employees and 18,000 clients every year. Aerotek is an Allegis Group company, the global leader in talent solutions. Learn more at Aerotek.com.The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.