GDIT is looking for a Quality Assurance Engineer/Tester with 7+ years of experience testing web-based applications and 3+ years leading test teams. This is remote based role. You will be responsible for performing Quality Assurance activities; such as writing and executing test cases, analyzing and interpreting test results, identifying, reporting and tracking defects.
Work closely with the leadership team on a large, complex program involving numerous, integrated software products
Define and maintain test plans and test specifications for functional and automated regression, and performance testing
Ensure the overall quality of all aspects complex software system, including data, APIs, and web application
Identify gaps in test approach, strategize on a plan to fill the gaps, and then execute that plan
Design and maintain automated test scripts covering fundamental front and backend functions in the application
Work with IT Developers to improve automated testing where possible
Create manual test cases and validation of automation failures
Create and manage defects through the product life cycle
Generate test reports and traceability matrices
Translate high-level business requirements into test scenarios
Assist in keeping application specifications accurate and up to date
Perform service-level testing on an as-needed basis
Work closely with engineering teams to discuss risk and risk mitigation
Creating and executing system test plans, test cases, and test scripts using automated testing tools such as Selenium, Cypress, jMeter.
Experience in software testing in an Agile environment
Hands-on experience with front end automation tools such as Cypress or Selenium
Experience with integrating automated testing into CI/CD processes
Hands-on experience with API testing tool such as Postman, Insomnia or Paw
Hands-on experience with different types of testing (System, Regression, Smoke, Performance, Stress, Load, etc.)
Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering, Social Science or other related analytical, scientific, or technical disciplines, and a minimum of 5 years of relevant experience; or a Master’s degree with a minimum of 3 years of relevant experience
7+ years of experience in a software testing role and 3+ years leading test teams
Experience in writing and executing test cases, analyzing and interpreting test results, and ability to identify, record, and track defects
Experience in test data generation and maintenance
High proficiency with Microsoft Office (especially Excel)
Knowledge on automated testing framework implementation and maintenance.
Hands-on experience testing and debugging web-based software including use of in-browser development tools
Solid understanding of Software Configuration Management concepts and methodologies
Proficient in at least one source control tool (Git)
Proficient in at least one issue tracking tool (JIRA)
Proficient in at least one test management tool (TestRail, Quality Center)
Candidate must reside in the United States
Strong oral and written communication skills
Experience in micro-services based Architecture and messaging protocols preferred
Knowledge of relational database concepts and good SQL skills preferred
UNIX experience preferred
Working knowledge and experience with jmeter and Unified Functional Testing- UFT (former Quick Test Pro -QTP) is a plus.
Experience working in the healthcare industry
Federal Government contracting work experience
Prior experience working remotely full-time
Attributes for Success
Ability to work independently
Flexible and willing to accept a change in priorities as necessary
Strong critical thinking, attention to detail, and analytical skills
Good organizational, interpersonal, and analytic capabilities.
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.
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.