Senior Test Engineer

Employer
Leidos
Location
Baltimore, MD
Posted
Jun 09, 2021
Closes
Jun 11, 2021
Ref
2038398998
Function
Engineer, IT, QA Engineer
Hours
Full Time
Description Job Description:Leidos has a need for a motivated Senior Manual/Automated Tester to provide hands on expertise using the latest open source products and best practices. The candidate will be collocated with the SSA government employees and subcontractors at a government facility in Baltimore, Maryland. The candidate must be able to pass a Federal Suitability Check for a position of public trust. Specifically the successful candidate will be a member of an Agile Team working with other Agile teams, System Architects, Test Architects, Developers, Database Engineers, DevOps, Implementation team, IT Infrastructure & Operations Team and External System Owners to perform testing and quality Assurance activities for applications using open source technologies and products.Candidate's primary responsibility will be to support advanced Testing working with Selenium, Behavior Driven Development (BDD) Cucumber framework in Java/Agile. environment.REQUIRED SKILLS:Proficiency in using test tools like ALM for web application and regression test cases.Experience with automation technologies such as Selenium, Chef, Puppet, Jenkins, Cruise Control, Maven, Junit benchmark.Proficiency in using Selenium tool for web application and automating regression test cases (Selenium WebDriver\GRID).Comprehensive knowledge of Scrum and Kanban Agile development process and ceremonies including scrums, planning events, backlog grooming, retrospectives and demos.Strong communication and collaborative skills in providing technical direction and hands-on software development to include design, development and testing. Experience developing test scripts to implement Features, Test Scenarios and Step-Definition for BDD (Behavior Driven Development) using Cucumber (Gherkins format) using customized test automation frameworkExperience developing Selenium automation framework using Junit/TestNG frameworks and developing Maven targets to execute automation suites.Experience with JAVA, JavaScript-based technologies, such as nodejs, angular.js etc.DESIRED SKILLS:Experience with Jenkins Auto jobs, Stash / BitbucketExperience in configuring execution of automated regressions suite using Jenkins CI\CD pipeline.Experience maintaining resources in configuration management tools, such as GitHub/SVN repository.Experience with Version One management toolAutomation test results debugging.Day to Day DutiesDefine, develop and implement software/systems testing standards and procedures and oversee testing across SDLC.Collaborate with team members to refine the product backlog itemsExecuting and reporting security tests.Identifying regression test candidates for automation, planning automation activities across the team and automating test cases.Estimating test case writing and execution effort and keeping track of own and team progress.Test case authoring and holding test case reviews with stakeholders.Execution of test cases including functional, regression, exploratory, performance, load and smoke tests for both web applications and database.Reporting defects, tracking, validating and closing.Recording test results and reporting them.Participation in daily scrum meetings, agile ceremonies and weekly test team meetings.Participate in all phases of risk management assessments and software development with emphasis on analysis of user requirements, test design and test tools selection.Utilize software testing programs and COTS products in support of BDD testing activities.Supporting our metrics program by keeping track and gather metrics on all activities.Using metrics in quantitative project management concept to identify areas for improvement.Providing innovative solutions for more efficient testing strategy.Helps other testers in adopting agile and security test strategiesSupport UAT activitiesEducation & Experience:Bachelors + 10 Years of professional experienceExternal Referral Bonus:EligibleExternal Referral Bonus $:2000Potential for Telework:NoClearance Level Required:ADP2 / IT2Travel:NoScheduled Weekly Hours:40Shift:DayRequisition Category:ProfessionalJob Family:Testing and Quality AssurancePay Range: