The EMS Group at Leidos currently has an opening for a Testing and Quality Assurance Specialist to support the GSA DIGIT mission.
The GSA DIGIT program provides modernization of Infrastructure Technology for the Digital Innovation of General Services Administration (GSA).
This position is a 100% telework opportunity and we are seeking candidates from across the contiguous United States.
Research, design, develop, and test operating systems-level software, compilers, and network distribution software for medical, industrial, military, communications, aerospace, business, scientific, and general computing applications.
Set operational specifications and formulate and analyze software requirements.
Design embedded systems software. Apply principles and techniques of computer science, engineering, and mathematical analysis.
Developing and directing software system validation and testing methods using Junit and Jenkins.
Coordinate closely with team members, Product Owners and Scrum Masters to ensure User Story alignment and implementation to customer use cases.
Analyze (through proof of concept, performance, and end-to-end testing) and effectively coordinate Infrastructure needs driven by developed software to meet customer mission needs.
Support the Agile software development lifecycle following Program SAFe practices.
Document and Perform systems software development, including deployment of build artifacts across different environments leverage GitFlow constructs.
Communicate key project data to team members and build team cohesion and effectiveness.
Leverage Atlassian tool suite like JIRA and Confluence to track activities.
Apply and identify best practices and standard operating procedures.
Create innovative solutions to meet the technical needs of customers.
Proficient with common Agile practices, service-orientated environments, and development practices.
Expert in using various testing methods for large scale systems.
Experience with SAFe development practices.
Expert in the software development lifecycle, with experience delivering within DevOps toolsets/practices.
Direct experience utilizing software testing performance tools, such as Junit and Jenkins
Experience with development in Commercial Cloud Platforms (ex, AWS, Google Cloud, Azure).
Experience with development leveraging cloud data services (ex: S3, RDS, EFS).
Well versed with using version control systems.
Well versed with using issue/problem tracking systems.
Excellent communication skills (written and verbal).
Working knowledge of ITIL 4
Candidate must have BS degree in Computer Science, MIS, Engineering, or related field with 5 or more years of prior relevant experience or Master's with 3 or more years of prior relevant experience.
Agile Scrum certification.
Experience in AWS, Google, or Azure.
Experience in DevOps environment.
Candidate must be US Citizen.
External Referral Bonus:Ineligible
Potential for Telework:Yes, 100%
Clearance Level Required:Public Trust
Scheduled Weekly Hours:40
Job Family:Testing and Quality Assurance
Pay Range:Pay Range $65,000.00 - $100,000.00 - $135,000.00
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 38,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Va., Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $11.09 billion for the fiscal year ended January 3, 2020. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com.
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