Leidos is seeking an energetic individual to join the Test team on a high-profile dynamic project located in Reston, VA. Candidates must possess an active TS/SCI with Polygraph Security Clearance in order to be considered.
Tester 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. Tester may be asked to create tests for ad hoc situations such as replicating field-reported problems or load testing under specific conditions.
The Tester 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.
• 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.
• Experience with agile development methodologies and test driven development.
• Test automation
• Scripting experience
• Ability to juggle competing priorities
• Strong oral and written communication skills