Cloud Software Test Analyst - Remote Opportunity!

Clearance Level
IT Quality Assurance
Remote, Based in the USA

REQ#: RQ129636

Travel Required: Less than 10%
Requisition Type: Regular

General Dynamics Information Technology (GDIT) provides healthcare information technology services and resources to support the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS).

As a Cloud Software Test Analyst, you will provide testing and analysis to support the program in addition to supporting the mission of migrating the IDR Teradata data and ETLs from Informatica to the Snowflake Cloud.

In this role, you will:    

  • Review and analyze user stories, acceptance criteria, business requirements, system requirements and technical specifications.
  • Develop test scenarios, document test cases, create test data/files, compile test summary documentation and provide work estimation for testing tasks.
  • Ensure that the final product satisfies the requirements and meets end-user expectations.
  • Provide cross functional support to help resolve defects.
  • Make recommendations to improve overall quality.
  • Effectively communicates with management scrum masters on status and critical issues.
  • Collect and communicate findings from test results to internal and external stakeholders.
  • Maintain current knowledge of relevant technology and trends in IT quality assurance.
  • Collaborate with team, resource manager, and scrum masters to identify risks and mitigation activities.
  • Recommend and implement corrective actions as needed to address unplanned technical, functional and resource issues.
  • Ensure new processes are documented and reviewed with team.
  • Participate in agile meetings including the daily scrum, backlog grooming, sprint planning, program increment (PI) and retrospective meetings.
  • Participate in special projects as required.

Required Skills / Experience

  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or related discipline
  • 5+ years of software testing experience, such as data warehouse ETL testing and data quality management
  • Experience with Agile methodology.
  • Solid back-end testing experience in writing and executing SQL queries.
  • Knowledge of various software testing methods.
  • Ability to review, test and evaluate the work of others by participating in Peer Reviews.  
  • Candidate must be a US Citizen or Green Card holder to be considered for this position.

Desired Skills / Experience:

  • Health Care Experience
  • Atlassian (Confluence, Jira)
  • TestRail
  • Test Director
  • Teradata
  • Informatica (PowerCenter, DEI)
  • Snowflake
  • Datastage
  • AWS (S3, CLI, EMR, EC2, Glue, Cloudtamer)
  • Databricks
  • Experience with automated testing and developing test scripts

Attributes for Success:

  • Excellent written and verbal communication.
  • Demonstrates accuracy and thoroughness, recommends improvement to support quality.
  • Ability to be flexible to changing demands and priorities.
  • Excellent teamwork and organizational skills.
  • Ability to work independently and as a cooperative member of the team.

The likely salary range for this position is $92,000 - $138,000, this is not, however, a guarantee of compensation or salary; rather, salary will be set based on experience, geographic location and possibly contractual requirements and could fall outside of this range.

View information about benefits and our total rewards program.

About Our Work

We are GDIT. The people supporting some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We deliver. Bringing the expertise needed to understand and advance critical missions. We transform. Shifting the ways clients invest in, integrate, and innovate technology solutions. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. We are there. On the ground, beside our clients, in the lab, and everywhere in between. Offering the technology transformations, strategy, and mission services needed to get the job done.

COVID-19 Vaccination

GDIT does not have a vaccination mandate applicable to all employees. To protect the health and safety of its employees and to comply with customer requirements, however, GDIT may require employees in certain positions to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Vaccination requirements will depend on the status of the federal contractor mandate and customer site requirements.

GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.