The ANNEX team in the Intel division at Leidos currently has an opening for a Software Automated Test Engineer to work in our Reston, VA office. In support of a DoD/intel program, the engineer will be responsible for development and maintenance of automation test scripts and test reporting for Offensive Cybersecurity tools within a fully operational test system. The testing will assess cyber tools through an agile development and release process that support critical customer mission goals in the area of OCO.
The successful candidate will have the opportunity to work independently and as part of a team.
Work independently or with a team of software and systems engineers and is expected to be knowledgeable in industry-standard testing methodologies.
Create automated test scripts, assist with creation of test plans, procedures and reports detailing the test process and infrastructure to appropriate assess that tools meet defined requirements.
Responsible for employing automated test tools and operating in a closed, secure environment
Use established agile processes to work within the scrum teams to maximize coverage of automated tests, and fill in where necessary with manual test scripts.
Support applications in O&M status by maintaining automated test scripts as needed
Establish the test approach and defect tracking workflow (primarily automated test, augmented with manual tests when necessary) for multiple development scrum teams
Contribute to the scrum teams, participating in daily scrums, and be proactive to work tasks and resolve obstacles
Provide support to DRs detected in service development, delivery and operations
Must be a dynamic, innovative, self-starting problem solver that can operate with minimal supervision.
BS Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering, Business, or a scientific or technical discipline with 8-12 years prior experience or Masters with 6-10 years of prior relevant experience, or experience in lieu of degree.
Experience with software testing frameworks (similar to Katalon, Selenium, Junit or DART)
Experience with both Mobile and Web Application testing
Agile workload management and bug tracking (similar to Jira or BitBucket)
Understanding of C2 communications through an LP
Prior scripting development experience (e.g., C, C++, Assembly, Python)
Candidates must be a US citizen at a minimum with the ability to obtain a TS/SCI level with Poly security clearance for consideration
Organizing/supporting user acceptance testing (UAT) prior to Production deployment
Continuous Integration/Continuous Delivery tools
Negative testing concepts and risk assessment reporting
Understanding of Personal Security Product and Firewall configurations
Code quality scans (e.g., SonarQube)
External Referral Bonus:Eligible
Potential for Telework:No
Clearance Level Required:None
Scheduled Weekly Hours:40
Job Family:Software Development
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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