Technical Tester (Senior)

    SAIC
    Alexandria, VA
    Full-time
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    Job Description

    Description

    We are currently seeking a motivated, career and customer oriented Technical Tester to join our team in Alexandria, VA, to begin an exciting and challenging career with SAIC.

    Responsibilities:

    Hands-on experience in software testing, creation and implementation of Test Strategies, Test Plans, Manual Test Cases and Automated Test Scripts. Experience in backend testing is a prerequisite. Prior experience as a developer is a plus. Specific day to day test engineering duties include, but not limited to: Developing test scripts Generating test data Data Validation Web service testing Data interface message testing preferably with XML message set Developing SQL or Unix scripts for test data generation or test harness automation Execute regression, functional, and system testing Verifying results and producing test summaries and defect reports Identifying defects and requirement discrepancies Generating defect change requests and reporting discrepancies

    Qualifications

    Required Experience:

    Bachelor's degree and 10 years of relevant experience or equivalent At least 3 years of software development (Java and SQL programming) experience plus the ability to utilize that experience to develop a strong test approach. Strong SQL development skills (preferably PL-SQL) and solid understanding of relational databases especially testing in a large database. Ability to understand data models and write test scripts based on the data model Minimum 3-5 years of experience with any one of the following Test Management Software (HP Mercury suite of tools QuickTestPro, Test Director, LoadRunner, Quality Center) to conduct functional, regression and performance testing, Evaluate test results, report and manage defects. Preferred Skills: Experience in all stages of application testing, including backend testing, functional, usability, regression, load/stress and performance testing Experience with integration level testing, requiring ability to work with both big picture & in-depth domain knowledge. Proven ability to develop, execute and maintain automated test suites across multiple environments: Back end applications, Web, Portal and Web Services, desktop, and Web Service testing using Soap UI with basic XML knowledge Desired Experience: Ability to define and generate meaningful test metrics Prior experience in a software development arena is a plus. Strong communication and collaboration skills. Must have the ability to present solutions to technical and non-technical project members. Experience with XML and NIEM a plus Experience working in an agile development process is a plus. Experience with Selenium is a MUST

    Customer Requirements:

    Clearance - Mustbe able to obtain aCBP BIPublic Trust to start work

    Citizenship - Must be a US Citizen

    LOCATION: Alexandria, VA

    Overview

    SAIC is a premier technology integrator solving our nation's most complex modernization and readiness challenges. Our robust portfolio of offerings across the defense, space, civilian, and intelligence markets includes high-end solutions in engineering, IT, and mission solutions. Using our expertise in existing and emerging technologies, we integrate the best components from our own portfolio and our partner ecosystem to deliver innovative, effective, and efficient solutions. We are 25,500 strong; driven by mission, united by purpose, and inspired by opportunities. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, SAIC has pro forma annual revenues of nearly $7.1 billion. For more information, visit saic.com. For ongoing news, please visit our newsroom. For SAIC benefits information, see Working at SAIC. EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability

    Posting ID: 552623060Posted: 2020-05-27