Junior/Mid-Level Software Automation Tester

Clearance Level
None
Category
Test Engineering
Location
Remote, Based in Virginia

REQ#: RQ88393

Travel Required: None
Public Trust: NACI (T1)
Requisition Type: Regular

GDIT is looking for a Junior/Mid-Level Software Automation Tester to join our Cloud Engineering and Migration team to support cloud migration projects for our federal customers.  You will work with a team of developers, architects, and Subject Matter Experts to develop test automation framework / suites and test applications in the Cloud.

You should have familiarity with Web applications, software services, database, and applications development.  You should also embrace the DevOps culture and be able to test with minimal guidance. If you are passionate about learning, re-engineering, automating and working in a highly collaborative environment, we want to hear from you. As a Junior/Mid-Level Software Automation Tester supporting National Institute of Health (NIH) National Library of Medicine (NLM), you will test applications migrated into the Cloud (AWS).

In this role, a typical day will include:

  • Collaborating with NIH-NLM testing applications migrated into the cloud (AWS)
  • Writing, designing, and executing automated tests by creating scripts using Java, Ruby, Bash, Perl, PHP, Python
  • Writing, executing and maintaining automated system integration testing, UAT, regression testing, API testing, smoke testing, positive and negative tests, functional tests, front-end and back-end test scenarios
  • Assisting with documentation for automated processes, including test plans, test procedures, test cases and test results
  • Performing Load and Performance testing using tools like JMeter, Blazemeter etc.
  • Logging and documenting bugs in the tracking system

WHAT YOU’LL NEED:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Information Technology, or a related discipline
  • Minimum of two years of experience in developing Test Automation framework and Suites using languages, including Java, Ruby, Bash, Perl, PHP, Python
  • Minimum of two years of experience with tools, including Selenium, Cucumber, JUnit, TestNG, and Maven.
  • Experience using API testing tools, including SOAPUI, JMeter, and Postman
  • Experience in setting up Continuous Integration using tools, such as Bamboo, Jenkins or GitlabExperience using PowerShell Scripting and Unix/Linux Shell
  • Scripting
  • Experience with traditional SQL databases, including experience developing SQL queries
  • Experience using Agile, Scrum/Kanban methodologies in a cross-functional team environment
  • Experience working with Scrum teams to build and support software releases through CI/CD tools and processes
  • Experience with GitHub or other source code control systems, branching and merging, automated unit testing frameworks, automated build tools, and automated deploy frameworks
  • Experience with Continuous Integration and building test automation frameworks
  • Must be able to obtain and maintain a Public Trust clearance

DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Hands-on AWS experience supporting Cloud engineering activities that leverage Cloud environments
  • Experience with web technologies, such as Apache, Tomcat, Node.js, Angular.
  • Research, Design, Development, Testing and Deployment experience using AWS IaaS, PaaS services, tools and technologies to support continuous integration and delivery on Linux environment
  • Familiarity and experience with containers
  • Experience and/or familiarity with tools, such as Checkmarx, Artifactory, SonarQube, JIRA, confluence
  • Ability to adapt to new technologies

ATTRIBUTES FOR SUCCESS:

  • Good organizational skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work well in a matrix organization
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

WHAT GDIT CAN OFFER YOU:

  • Full-flex work week
  • 401K with company match
  • Challenging work that makes a real impact on the world around you
  • Diverse, highly collaborative teams


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The likely salary range for this position is $57,600 - $86,400, 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.

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.