Software Quality Assurance Analysts and Testers

Clearance Level
Secret
Category
IT Quality Assurance
Location
Saint Inigoes, Maryland

REQ#: RQ91526

Travel Required: Less than 10%
Requisition Type: Pipeline

GDIT is seeking Software Quality Assurance Testers at multiple levels to support a $100M+  US Navy program that provides full spectrum Command, Control, Communications, Computers, Combat Systems, Intelligence, Surveillance, and Reconnaissance (C5ISR) technical support to the warfighter in the Continental United States (CONUS), Outside the Continental United States (OCONUS), and in hazardous areas. These critical C5ISR solutions will support a broad range of Department of Defense (DoD) and non-DoD customers, including joint forces commands and disaster recovery/first responders.
In support of this program, GDIT will perform and provide computer systems engineering services to perform tasks in support of assigned Distance Learning (DL) related technologies and systems including Learning Management Systems (LMS) and Knowledge Management Systems (KMS) support. 

Program tasking includes provisioning of infrastructure (hardware, software, and cloud services), infrastructure operational support, content development and training, software development, maintenance and enhancement, and some Help Desk support. The GDIT team will supply a full range of system capabilities to include all infrastructure and unique implementation elements. Additionally, the team will develop knowledge sharing strategies and techniques, and deploy various custom systems, that will support distance education and training content, and instructor led training, and producing professional training.

Duties of this Software Quality Assurance Analysts and Tester may include: 

  • Develop and execute software tests to identify software problems and their causes. 

  • Test system modifications to prepare for implementation. 

  • Document software and application defects using a bug tracking system and report defects to software or web developers. 

  • Create and maintain databases of known defects. 

  • May participate in software design reviews to provide input on functional requirements, operational characteristics, product designs, and schedules.

  • Typically performs all functional duties independently.

  • Senior level position may oversee the efforts of less senior staff and/or be responsible for the efforts of all staff assigned to a specific job.

REQUIRED SKILLS/EXPERIENCE:

  • Clearance: Secret

  • BS or Six (6) years of additional work OR MS degree or Bachelors degree plus four (4) for a more senior level position.

  • Less than 3 years of experience and at least 10 years’ experience in QA and Testing for a senior level position in Software Development (Systems Software), preferably within a DoD program environment.

  • Exposure to one or more of the following:

- Software Quality Assurance Analysis

- Software Testing

- Develop and execute software tests to identify software problems and their causes. 

- Test system modifications to prepare for implementation. 

- Document software and application defects using a bug tracking system and report defects to software or web developers. 

- Create and maintain databases of known defects. 

- May participate in software design reviews to provide input on functional requirements, operational characteristics, product designs, and schedules.

DESIRED SKILLS/EXPERIENCE:

  • Experience leading QA and Testing team(s)

  • Desired QA Analyst and T&E certification

  • Desired certification: Certified Secure Software Lifecycle Professional (CSSLP) from ISC2.

  • Desired education: Degree majors must have been in technical or IT discipline. 

  • Experience working with Distance Learning Systems

-  Experience working Knowledge Management Systmes
-  Familiarity with DevSecOps processes
-  Experience in testing software optimized for cloud environments i.e. Software as a Service (SaaS)
-  Demonstrated innovative thinking and follow through
-  Demonstrated rapid response to customer requests
-  Experience in researching new/emerging technologies

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.