Software Tester

Clearance Level
None
Category
IT Quality Assurance
Location
Eagan, Minnesota

REQ#: RQ72028

Travel Required: None
Public Trust: Other
Requisition Type: Regular

Software Tester 

GDIT is seeking a software tester to support a client’s transformation and modernization of an enterprise budget system. This role will deliver innovative solutions for improving the effectiveness, reach, and content of the enterprise data and service resources. The tester will work with a team of developers to deliver innovative solutions for improving the effectiveness and capabilities of the client’s budget forecast and management system. Our team will re-platform a set of existing services and data resources to an OpenShift environment on Azure, and then extend existing services and develop new services. 

The candidate will be responsible for working across the software life-cycle, with an emphasis on testing concentrating on validation of requirements through testing.  The candidate will apply behavior-driven development (BDD) approaches to align these analysis and testing activities.  The best candidate has a strong understanding of industry trends and using agile methodologies for analysis and testing and applying user interface/user experience (UI/UX) design methods. The candidate will work collaboratively with the team to incorporate testing as part of Continuous Integration and Continuous Deployment (CI/CD) activities. 

The candidate should be able to: 

  • Analyze existing systems interfaces and documents. 
  • Expert ability to perform analysis of customer requirements and design technical solutions   
  • Describe and execute test cases. Ability to create and execute test plans against customer requirements, to thoroughly test application 
  • Write automated tests using tools such as JMeter, LoadRunner.  The ability to write tests against web user interfaces using tools like Selenium is a bonus 
  • Experience with test management platforms (such as HP ALM, and ALM Defect Management)  
  • Experience in security testing with tools such as AppScan 
  • Collaborate with the team on agile activities to include estimation, iterative planning and retrospectives  
  • Knowledge of software tools to manage application development and testing – Toad, SQL Developer  
  • Familiarity with SQL database objects, triggers, packages, functions, procedures, tables etc. 
  • Manage requirements using a backlog, and collaborate with product-owners to prioritize the backlog 
  • Manage the flow of development from idea to release 
  • Familiarity with Agile/Scrum processes and management tools such as VersionOne. 

Qualifications: 

  • Bachelor's Degree in a related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, professional training, or work experience. 
  • 10 years of related Business Analysis and Testing experience 
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.