Join Leidos today, and help us meet our mission: To make the world safer, healthier, and more efficient through information technology, science, and engineering. We have a new career opportunity for a Test Engineer located at the Navy's premiere Point Loma/San Diego based software development laboratory.
This position provides option for a 9/80 schedule and relocation assistance is available. We are seeking TS/SCI cleared candidates and are motivated to hire!
As an integral part of the team, you will perform requirements analysis, develop test procedures, develop test architecture, and develop automation test activities to ensure required system performance and reliability standards are verified. The essential function is to validate design, development and systems specifications through the following test activities (Sprint Testing, Functional testing, Requirements Verification and Validation of system requirements, Integration Test and Test Automation).
If you like doing these tasks you will love this job:
- Develop an expertise with the target software and project documentation process.
- Test the target software, report defects, collect and develop test data and report results.
- Perform regression testing of target software to identify any possible impacts caused by changes.
- Develop and continuously improve test methodology with an emphasis on repeatable, automated tests throughout the lifecycles of the projects under the target program to include executing software unit tests, ad hoc functional testing, integration testing and formal qualification testing.
- Report test status and metrics to project management and collaborate with the software development team to resolve software issues/anomalies based on a comprehensive understanding of the target program's technical requirements
- Assist the test team with the management, automation, and expansion ot Test Automation Frameworks.
- Create the test automation framework using Selenium, Sikuli, Java, JBehave, TestNG and JMeter and other tools to automate functional tests.
- Write scripts supported by a selected automated test tool.
- Develop Java programs that interface with the Stallion web service to generate simulation/stimulation scenarios.
- Provide subject matter expertise and recommend selection of tools for use within the test automation framework.
To be successful you will need these skills:
- Position requires US citizenship and an active TS/SCI DoD security clearance.
- Bachelor's Degree from an accredited College/University in Software Engineering, Computer Science, or related field and 8-12 years of software test engineering experience.
- Proven track record performing as a Software Test Engineer.
- Requires knowledge of system and software test engineering principles and best practices.
- Experience with continuous integration, test automation and test-driven development.
- Test harnesses and test automation experience (e.g., RobotFramework/Selenium/Sikuli).
- Experience with testing Web Applications, Cloud based technology, and databases (Postgres, MySQL, Accumulo).
- Experience with Agile methodologies.
- Must have the ability to analyze and test complex engineering software, web applications and databases.
- The successful candidate will also have excellent written and verbal communications skills and will be required to have contact with both a project technical lead and be able to take direction from our Navy government lead.
- Experience with a version control system (e.g., Git).
- Experience with an issue/problem tracking system (e.g., Jira).
- Experience with continuous integration environments (e.g., Jenkins).
- Experience with wiki collaboration tools (e.g., Confluence).
External Referral Eligible