Test Engineer

Location: Washington, DC
Date Posted: 06-12-2018
Test Engineer – VA TRM
Location: Remote
Security Clearance: VA T4 Eligible
We’re looking for an experienced test engineer to perform hands-on software testing and coordination for various VA Web-based applications and solutions. Key duties include:

           Support testing of an existing product line to integrate new and enhance existing features
  • Participate in software development life cycle, including requirements definition, design, test, and delivery phases
  • Work with a team of analysts and engineers to interpret system requirements and designs for alignment with software test cases
  • Coordinate, create, maintain, and execute manual and automated test scripts and work with the development team to integrate scripts into the software build process
  • Support and facilitate client test events, demonstrate knowledge of in-depth system and user workflow, and support requirements and design engineering tasks, including requirements analysis, use case development, and UI design throughout the system development life cycle
  • Perform regression testing and provide documentation related to any defects and/or change requests
  • Lead discussions during requirements gathering and review sessions to ensure requirements are thorough, agreed upon, and validated by the client and propose proactive and effective issue resolutions based on functional and technical expertise
Basic Qualifications:
  •  Ability to obtain a VA T4 security clearance
  • 3+ years of experience with performing quality assurance activities
  • 2+ years of experience with requirements analysis and engineering using the SDLC
  • Experience with writing clear and concise requirements, design, and test-related documentation
  • Knowledge of software development and systems engineering
  • Ability to interact with senior-level management and clients and hold technology-related discussions with non-technical individuals
  • Ability to comprehend data, draw conclusions from complex reports, and work in fast-paced and collaborative team environment
Desired Qualifications:
  • Experience working in an agile software development work environment
  • Prior experience supporting the VA
  • Java software development experience
  • Experience using Selenium to automate Web applications for testing purposes
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