Software System Engineer Associate (Jr. Tester) Job

9/20/16
SAIC (www.saic.com)
Other

/yr

  Full Time   Employee


Huntsville
Alabama
United States

Software System Engineer Associate (Jr. Tester) (Job Number:420607)

Description:



Job Description:

The candidate for this position will provide software test support to the U.S. Army Software Engineering Directorate. The candidate will be working as part of a software development team that is designing and developing software applications that will enhance Army aviation maintenance, operations, safety and training activities. Development is in a Microsoft Windows environment. The candidate will directly support the development team as an agile software tester using Scrum and other agile practices.

Duties:

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Integral member of the development team.

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Testing activities to include writing test plans, executing tests, regression testing, performance testing, sprint testing, etc.

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Contribute in improving the overall quality of our software development processes and practices.

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Assist in the estimation of product development efforts

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Resolve technical issues through debugging, research, and investigation.

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Keep management informed of testing progress status regularly.

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Professional communication skills demonstrated on a daily basis.

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Mentor other team members on testing best practices.

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Reports to a test lead.

Qualifications:
Education Requirements:

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Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college/university in computer engineering, computer science, or related technical field is required and 0+ years of experience testing software.

Required Skills:

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Experience with writing and executing software test cases.

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Experience with scripting languages.

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Experience working with databases using SQL queries.

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Strong written and verbal communication skills are a must.

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Familiar with standard concepts, practices, and procedures within the software development industry.

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Ability to work with large and complex data sets.

Desired Skills:

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Experience with Scrum/Agile process.

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Development experience with .Net and Visual Studio IDE.

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C# Programming Experience.

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Experience with test automation.

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Experience with automated unit testing frameworks.

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Familiarity with Microsoft SQL Server.

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Team Foundation Server.

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Mission Planning experience and automated testing a plus.

Clearance Requirement:

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Candidates must be able to obtain a SECRET security clearance.

SAIC Overview:SAIC is a premier technology integrator providing full life cycle services and solutions in the technical, engineering, intelligence, and enterprise information technology markets. SAIC provides systems engineering and integration offerings for large, complex projects. Headquartered in McLean, Virginia, SAIC has approximately 15,000 employees and annual revenues of about $4.3 billion.

EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability

Job Posting: Sep 21, 2016, 1:54:43 PM
Primary Location: United States-AL-HUNTSVILLE
Clearance Level Must Currently Possess: None
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: Secret
Potential for Teleworking: No
Travel: None
Shift: Day Job
Schedule: Full-time

To apply for this job, contact:
Jane Ormerod

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