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Job #: R-00006550
Location: Reston, VA
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: Ineligible
Group: Intelligence

Job Description:

Leidos is seeking an energetic individual to join the Test team on a high-profile dynamic project located in the Northern Virginia area. Candidates must possess an active TS/SCI with Polygraph Security Clearance in order to be considered.

Will be responsible for testing all aspects of the system including Java and web based front end running on Windows clients, Linux servers, and cloud technologies to ensure all components work on a variety of hardware ranging from simple workstations to high-end servers. Tester must have sufficient experience to build and configure workstations and/or servers independently or with minimal guidance to create test environments that mirror a multitude of installed baselines. May be asked to create tests for ad hoc situations such as replicating field-reported problems or load testing under specific conditions.

Will be responsible for collaborating with the test team, Release Manager, and development team to further move Test Driven Development principles into the work environment and effectively ensure the team at large has a full understanding of the principles.

Mandatory Skills:

• Requires BS degree and 12 - 15 years of prior relevant experience or Masters with 10 - 13 years of prior relevant experience. May possess a Doctorate in technical domain.

• Experience with manually testing of web-based applications (e.g. Java, J2EE, JSP, technologies, including EJBs and Web Services)

• Ability to work in a team environment

• Ability to explain technical procedures and results clearly and accurately to both technical and non-technical audiences.

• Experience with detecting, tracking, reporting, and communicating any test defects effectively.

Desired Skills

• Experience with agile development methodologies and test driven development.

• Test automation

• Scripting experience

• Ability to juggle competing priorities

• Strong oral and written communication skills

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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