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Job #: TR-659154
Location: Charlottesville, VA
Category: Testing and Quality Assurance
Schedule (FT/PT): Full time
Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the time
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: Top Secret/SCI
Referral Eligibility: Yes
Group: Advanced Solutions

Job Description:

Tired of dealing with conversion rates and ad placement? There's got to be a better way!

At Leidos, we use automated testing, integration, and delivery tooling to build actual software that people both pay for and willingly use. Our engineers are housed in a safe and welcoming habitat with infinite espresso, fancy ramen, and Atlassian tools.

Leidos is rated in LinkedIn's top 40, and is rapidly climbing the Fortune 500. Unlike many companies in the defense industry, we focus on hiring and retaining brilliant engineers - this is a permanent test engineering position on an enduring cross-project team. This role is located in Charlottesville, Virginia, which is routinely rated one of the happiest cities in America. Intended responsibilities will focus on test automation, with the use of light manual testing left to the recognizance of the employee.

You will:
• Design, test, and build automated functional and integration testing
• Ensure automation has a logical flow that mimics real UX interactions
• Drive test coverage based on user stories and feature requirement descriptions
• Light scripting work, generally Bash, python, or Powershell for system validation or profiling
• Work directly with your engineering team to determine minimal reproductions for key issues

You have:
• Bachelor's Degree in Technical field or 4 years of experience in lieu of a degree
• 1+ years of automated software testing experience in a production environment
• Prior experience with basic automated testing with tools such as Selenium
• U.S. citizenship with ability to obtain a TS/SCI clearance
• Professional experience with Jira and Atlassian tools
• Prior experience with SCRUM or Kanban teams

We'd like:
• Prior experience with data visualization and assurance at a hobbyist or professional level
• Familiarity with convenience scripting, especially Bash, Python, and Powershell
• Hobbyist or professional experience with Puppet or Docker

External Referral Eligible

External Referral Bonus:

Potential for Telework:

Clearance Level Required:
Top Secret/SCI

Yes, 10% of the time

Scheduled Weekly Hours:


Requisition Category:

Job Family:
Testing and Quality Assurance


Advanced Solutions
Leidos is a Fortune 500® information technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world’s toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company’s 31,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $10.17 billion for the fiscal year ended December 29, 2017. (NYSE: LDOS) All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.

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