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The Leidos Intelligence Group has a career opportunity for a Software Test Engineer in Hanover, MD. The Software Test Engineer will become a member of a cross-functional team responsible for the development and maintenance of test cases, executing and documenting manual and automated testing, and working with software engineers, system engineers, platform engineers, system administrators, and other test engineers to validate development and maintenance activities.
Primary responsibilities include but are not limited to:
Collaborating with software engineers to develop effective strategies and test cases
Creating automated testing frameworks and test harnesses
Discovering, reporting, and tracking testing defects
Analyzing test results and reporting performance, load, and other issues using issues management tool
Developing, executing, and maintaining acceptance, integration, and system tests
Conduct post-release/ post-implementation testing
Work with cross-functional teams to ensure quality throughout the software development life-cycle
Perform continuous functional and regression testing
An active TS/SCI Clearance with polygraph is required for this position
System/Software Test Engineering experience.
Bachelor’s Degree or higher in computer engineering or in a field related to computer engineering or computer science discipline
Expereince ranges from 5 to 20+ years of relevant experience. will be considered. An additional 4+ years of System Engineering experience may be substituted for degree
Experience designing, creating, and executing manual and automated testing solutions including analysis of results to determine adequacy of testing
Experience testing in Linux/CentOS environment.
Working knowledge of test management software (ex. SoapUI, Selenium, JUnit, JRunner, Sonar, etc.)
Web communication protocols, i.e. JSON, REST, SOAP.
Software testing tools or utilities such as SoapUI, Jenkins and SonarQube
scripting languages such as Groovy, Perl, Python, or Ruby.
Creating and managing cronjobs.
Working knowledge of
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol,
Public Key Infrastructure version repositories (such as Git, SVN, CVS, etc.), and SQL
Ability to work independently and as part of an Agile development team using superior time management to triage issues and prioritize tasks
Able to clearly communicate technical issues and ideas orally and written to superiors and subordinates across all engineering disciplines
External Referral Bonus:Eligible
Potential for Telework:No
Clearance Level Required:Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph
Scheduled Weekly Hours:40
Job Family:Software Engineering
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 www.Leidos.com.
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