The Leidos Civil Team has an opening for a Senior Tester Lead to support critical applications with the Internal Revenue Service in Lanham, MD.
The Senior Tester Lead will plan, develop, schedule and conduct systems acceptability tests of production systems. Testing includes SAT, FIT/integration, Performance, and/or Section 508 test.
Test infrastructure upgrades included, but not limited to, operating system upgrades, COTS package upgrades, database upgrades / migrations, disaster recovery, portal enhancements and server upgrades.
Other job responsibilities are:
- Provide technical guidance during a significant project in designing, coding, testing, debugging, and maintaining programs; translating and interpreting functional requirements.
- Translate and interpret functional requirements involved with specific IT projects
- Maintain source code; and modify and/or upgrade code as necessary as needed to support applications
- Use automated test to help remove the requirement to run regression tests manually
- Bachelor's degree in related field. Additional years of experience will be considered in lieu of a degree
- 8+ years of development and testing experience with 2 years of testing large scale/systems of systems/portfolio systems integration programs
- Must have experience supporting the IRS
- Interpret test requirements and document procedures
- Develop test plans, schedules and resource needs
- Develop and manage the development of test scenarios and test cases
- Ensure all business requirements are being met; map test cases to Requirements Traceability matrix and ensure test case validation points confirm the business requirements
- Execute testing as needed
- Collect, analyze and present test failure data – driving to root cause and corrective action
- Initiate and/or coordinate Engineering Change Requests and Change Notices to improve factory flow and product quality
- Ensure hardware and software requirements are met and processes are followed
- Assisting clients in the test & troubleshoot of production hardware
- Engagement with design and test development teams to solve
- Participate in scrums as needed
- Create and update requirement traceability matrix (RTM). (Create or update test cases and perform requirements traceability to ensure all requirements are tested and accounted for.)
- Define and implement the role testing plays within the program
- Define the scope of testing within the context of each project / release / delivery
- Implement and support appropriate measurements and metrics
- Follow or create QA processes and QA process guidelines
- Experience writing, maintaining and executing automation tests using frameworks such as; JUnit, Telerik Test Studio, HP Unified Functional Testing software, Selenium, TestComplete, Watir or similar tools
- Test data management and testing automation
- Experience with agile development and testing methodologies
- Experience with DevOps, continuous integration tools and source control tools
- Technical expertise including fluency in one or more popular programming language
- Experience in test automation
The applicant must be able to be cleared by the US Government via a Minimum Background Investigation (MBI)
External Referral Bonus:Ineligible
Potential for Telework:No
Clearance Level Required:None
Scheduled Weekly Hours:40
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 www.Leidos.com.
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