Quality Assurance Engineer - Military veterans preferred

ManTech (www.mantech.com)


  full-time   employee   contract

United States

Become an integral part of a diverse team that leads the world in the Mission, Cyber, and Intelligence Solutions. At ManTech International Corporation, you will help protect our national security while working on innovative projects that offer opportunities for advancement.

Currently, ManTech is seeking a motivated, career and customer oriented Quality Assurance Engineer to join our team in the Herndon, VA area to provide unparalleled support to our customer and to begin an exciting and rewarding career within ManTech. The successful candidate will join the QA team with a career path to potentially support a development team after one year.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

• Performs complex functional, integration, regression, and performance tests
• Analyze requirements or User Stories across products and applications to identify acceptance criteria, testing cases and test scenarios
• Establish best practices and procedures for defining User Acceptance Tests and ensure delivery of high quality products
• Work with stakeholders to determine User Acceptance Tests and System Tests
• Work closely with multiple development teams to ensure quality testing practices are incorporated across the development cycle
• Write test documentation such as test cases, scenarios, and create test data
• Involved in the preparation of Test Estimation, Test Strategy/Plan, Test Case execution and Defect report
• Plans, implements and maintains automated test scripts. Develops Automated Regression Test Suite using Selenium or other test tools
• Maintains test environments to ensure sufficient coverage for all projects
• Deploys code into QA environment, as needed
• Proactively initiate, develop, and maintain effective working relationships with team members

Position Requirements:

• Bachelor's degree and three or more years of experience using the full spectrum of software testing methodologies on web and non-web based applications
• Knowledge of programming concepts and some experience in a software programming language
• Experience automating web based applications
• Experienced with various testing tools including automation tools such as Selenium Webdriver /WatiN / FitNesse, etc.
• Ability to maintain and build on existing automation framework
• Experienced in structuring QA test repository and automation suites based on application’s functional and component structure
• Strong knowledge in web application UI models and how components interact via internet protocols (HTTP, SSL, Email, SOAP, XML, etc.)
• Strong in observing/analyzing issues and communicating issues with clear and precise description
• Experience using Defect Management tools
• Basic SQL database query knowledge
• Excellent communication skills
• Work with minimal management supervision
• Desired Skills / Experience / Qualifications:
• Experience with Scrum, XP, or other Agile methodologies desired
• Experience with telecommunications desired
• Experience testing mobile as well as web applications desired
• Experience with Perl/Python/Ruby/shell/ or another scripting language preferred
• Experience with automated test tools desired
• Build frameworks for new automation solutions and write test scripts desired
• Automate using python / selenium for web based testing desired
• Python scripting for non-web automation desired
• Experience in Web service testing desired
• Experienced in performance test tools (JMeter, Grinder, etc.) desired
• Experience in backend testing using SQL desired
• Experience with source control tools preferred desired