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Job #: R-00005769
Location: Linthicum, MD
Category: Testing and Quality Assurance
Schedule (FT/PT): Full time
Travel Required: No
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Intelligence

Job Description:

Job Description
The Intelligence Group at Leidos currently has an opening for a Senior System Tester to work in the Columbia/Ft. Meade area. This is an exciting opportunity to use your experience to support a new, mission critical program being developed with cutting edge technologies.

Job Summary
Leidos is seeking the best and brightest System Testers to work on a new development and integration program for a mission critical end-to-end workflow and infrastructure system that utilizes the latest software technologies and methodologies. All development and integration is being done from a green field start with no legacy code or frameworks to port or integrate. The program uses the Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe®) development methodology along with a Secure DevOps toolset and pipeline for continuous development, test, and integration of containerized microservices. The technical solution being developed includes use of Machine Learning and private blockchain technologies to meet the mission requirements. Along with new code development, the program makes use of some of the best open source and leading-edge COTS products in developing this highly secure and automated mission system. We are in need of personnel to provide support for this critical system.

Primary Responsibilities
The selected individual will perform requirements analysis and system test at all levels from component (module), integration testing through system and end-to-end evaluation testing. He/she will provide development and implementation of test strategies, test plans, requirements traceability matrices, test procedures and test reports. He/she will support the software configuration management process and understand all software components and their interface requirements. He/she will develop test data and define test acceptance criteria and will provide and utilize system testing expertise, including knowledge of Test and Evaluation Master Plan (TEMP) and other test documentation, test plans, test methodologies, subsystem interface testing, and software module testing. He/she will also assist the software development team. He/she may be responsible for technical leadership of the system test team and will be responsible for effectively interfacing with the following groups: software development, system engineering, integration, deployment, and sustainment.

Basic Qualifications
To be considered for this position, you must minimally meet the knowledge, skills, and abilities listed below;
• Bachelor's degree System Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering or Computer Science. Three (3) years of relevant professional experience may be substituted for a bachelor's degree.
• Eight (8) year of experience developing and conducting unit and system tests to evaluate compliance with customer requirements in an agile environment.
• Experience with Behavior Driven Development (BDD) and Test Driven Development (TDD).
• Must have experience documenting test results for corrective actions, reports, and audits.
• Must have experience testing systems from existing system and functional specifications.
• Must have experience analyzing test data, using configuration management tools, and testing applications.
• Must have experience with some of the following: Performance, load, and stress testing, data interface and data migration testing, security testing, code coverage tools, systems integration testing, and database setup and administration.

Preferred Qualifications
Candidates with these desired skills will be given preferential consideration.
• Experience using automated test tools (i.e., Selenium, Cucumber).
• Experience with programming and scripting languages (i.e., Java, shell, Python).
• SAFe® Agilist, DevOps or Scrum Master certification.

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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