Tester / Test Engineer (SME)

Employer
Leidos
Location
Reston, VA
Posted
Sep 19, 2021
Closes
Sep 21, 2021
Ref
100422439
Function
Engineer, IT, QA Engineer
Industry
Engineering
Hours
Full Time
Description Job Description:Leidos is looking for a highly capable and experienced test engineer to join the Leidos team to support testing of access control systems for a government customer . The successful candidate will support continuity of our customer's mission by helping ensure secure, reliable, and uninterrupted availability of IT systems. Primary ResponsibilitiesThe Test Engineer defines, documents, analyzes, performs, and interprets tests for processes, functions, system integration, and user acceptance testing including test units, processes, and functions. Conducts system integration tests and user acceptance testing, creates automated test scripts, and coordinates with the development team to perform tests. Documents the successes and failures of all executed test procedures. Investigates and resolves operational problems in conjunction with other engineering and technical personnel. Provides technical support and advice to other engineering groups. Participates in the development, maintenance, and refinement of quality control and reliability programs.The Test Engineer will:+ Work with design engineers, production personnel, customers, and other stakeholders to identify and develop verification methods for system, subsystem, and component level requirements+ Investigate problems referred by customer support+ Plan, manage, and track project test efforts+ Evaluate and develop detailed test plans, procedures, and reports+ Oversee and perform testing in a DevOps environment+ Support testing after each deployment+ Work with automated testing techniques+ Work with JUnit+ Oversee and perform test reporting+ Interact directly with customers, teammates, and functional peer groupsBasic Qualifications+ Understanding and experience in the complete life-cycle of software systems+ Strong organizational skills with attention to detail+ Strong, effective, and professional communication (written/verbal) and interpersonal skills+ Demonstrated experience working within matrixed teams+ Ability to plan, prioritize and organize work without close supervision+ Ability to take initiative in troubleshooting; creative in determining approach or action to take in non-routine situationsEducation and Experience + Requires BS degree and 12-15 years of prior relevant experience or Masters with 10-13 years of prior relevant experiencePreferred Qualifications+ BS in Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, or Computer Sciences+ Advanced degree+ Experience with test automation methodologies+ Experience conducting unit testing of software modifications+ Experience with SecDevOps+ Experience with Amazon Web Services (AWS)INDExternal Referral Bonus:EligibleExternal Referral Bonus $:5000Potential for Telework:NoClearance Level Required:Top Secret/SCI with PolygraphTravel:NoScheduled Weekly Hours:40Shift:DayRequisition Category:ProfessionalJob Family:Software DevelopmentPay Range: REQNUMBER: R-00042592All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status. Leidos will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories for employment in accordance with relevant Laws. Leidos is an equal opportunity employer/disability/vet.

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