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Software Quality Assurance Engineer and Tester

SAIC
Reston, VA 20190

Description

We are seeking a motivated and customer oriented Remote Software Quality Assurance Engineer and Tester to join our team working from home to begin an exciting and challenging career with SAIC.

Potential Remote/Virtual work (on site work required on a "needs" basis).

The candidate will work within a US government contract to support a Cloud based SaaS Acquisition Management System that is on the forefront of modern Agile best practices.

As a QA Analyst/Tester, the ideal candidate will have strong experience in QA and QA Automation skills with good understanding of Agile Methodology. Experience in writing test cases for medium to large-scale web applications. 

Requirements:
· Writing test documentation such as Test Plans, Test Scripts and create report based on test results.
· Participate in efforts to analyze and design testing for various application components.
· Ability to quickly understand current system's process, workflow, and business rules.
· Develop automated test scripts to test various functionalities based on business requirements.
· Work with different Technical and Development teams to discuss application's problems/issues/test results and troubleshoot issues.
· Isolates, replicates, and document bugs and defects, and verify bug fixes.
· Work with Development and Technical teams to troubleshoot application's problems/issues and find the root cause and suggest solutions/alternatives.
· Excellent knowledge of testing process and methodologies.
· Excellent analytical, mathematical, creative problem-solving, and trouble-shooting skills.
· Knowledge of change management, tracking, and version control.
· Strong SQL abilities for database querying and reporting.
· Experience working in Agile environment in a professional and collaborative manner.
· Demonstrated experience in creating and executing test cases based on acceptance criteria.
· Ability to collaborate with different teams simultaneously and prioritize work.
· Responsible for the preparation of contract deliverables as directed by the PM.


Qualifications

Qualifications:
· Must be a U.S. Citizen (or GC with 3 years of continuous stay in US) and eligible to get Government Clearance.
· BS or MS in Information Systems, Computer Science, Engineering, or equivalent.
· Minimum 5 years of experience in Software Quality Assurance and Testing software.
· Leadership skills and knowledge of facilitation, situational awareness, conflict resolution, continual improvement, empowerment, and increasing transparency
· Strong verbal/written communication skills and facilitation skills to effectively lead discussions across multiple groups.

Nice to Have:
· 2 or more years of experience in SaaS/Cloud based COTS
· Testing experience using Automated testing tools such as Selenium and QTP.
· Experience with full suite of software lifecycle tools (Confluence, HP ALM, Jira etc.)
· Understanding of Government Acquisition and Contracting process and procedures.
· Familiarity with other Agile approaches: XP, Kanban, Crystal, FDD, etc.
· Knowledge of 508 Compliance.

Overview

SAIC is a premier technology integrator solving our nation's most complex modernization and readiness challenges. Our robust portfolio of offerings across the defense, space, civilian, and intelligence markets includes high-end solutions in engineering, IT, and mission solutions. Using our expertise in existing and emerging technologies, we integrate the best components from our own portfolio and our partner ecosystem to deliver innovative, effective, and efficient solutions. We are 25,500 strong; driven by mission, united by purpose, and inspired by opportunities. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, SAIC has pro forma annual revenues of nearly $7.1 billion. For more information, visit saic.com. For ongoing news, please visit our newsroom. For SAIC benefits information, see Working at SAIC. EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability

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Posted: 2020-05-21 Expires: 2020-06-20

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