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Job #: R-00020073
Location: Bellevue, NE
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: None
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Defense


Job Requisition:

Software Test Engineer

Job Description:

Leidos is seeking Software Test Engineers to join a dynamic team in Bellevue, NE. This position will support the quality review applications for United States Strategic Command. These critical applications support the development, analysis, and maintenance of the nation’s nuclear plan by providing tools for data management, quality review, analysis, damage calculations, analysis, and geospatial visualization.

In this role, you will ensure the highest level of software quality through the use of manual and automated testing. You will be part of a team providing world-class solutions to our customers in a collaborative and inclusive environment that leverages Scrum-based software development methodologies and tools.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Lead and conduct unit, component, and software integration tests on mission-critical software
  • Develop detailed test plans, test data, and define test acceptance criteria
  • Track anomalies, systems errors, and configuration changes and prepare test report summarizing test results
  • Document and communicate test findings with integrated, cross-functional engineering teams in a fast paced highly technical environment
  • Stay up-to-date on the latest software and automated testing methodologies
  • Participate in software design and code reviews to ensure delivery of quality products and enhance skillsets

Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related field and 4-8 years relevant experience
  • Experience with software testing and testing methodologies.
  • Experience with scripting (e.g., python, powershell)
  • Excellent English, written and interpersonal communication skills.
  • US Citizenship and ability to obtain a DoD Secret Security Clearance.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience with automated unit and integration testing.
  • Experience with automated functional testing and test tools (e.g., cucumber, gherkin, eggplant, TestComplete)
  • Knowledge of Agile Development methodologies
  • Familiarity with basic web technologies including HTML, CSS, XML, SOAP, WSDL, REST, JSON, and JavaScript.
  • Proficiency with MS Office Products (Word, Excel, Visio, & PowerPoint).
  • Active DoD security clearance

External Referral Bonus:


Potential for Telework:


Clearance Level Required:



Yes, 10% of the time

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Job Family:

Testing and Quality Assurance




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 33,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $10.19 billion for the fiscal year ended December 28, 2018. For more information, visit

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