Software Tester - Military veterans preferred

2019-01-05
SAIC (www.saic.com)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee


Flexwork
Maryland
20817
United States

Description

SAIC is building a team to migrate, implement and launch Microsoft Project Online for the National Institute of Health.  The Software Tester develops and executes test plans, test cases, and test procedures to ensure that all information systems products and services meet organization standards and end-user requirements. 

  • Develops test plans, test schedule, and approach. 
  • Writes test cases and scripts and identifies data for test scenarios. 
  • Conducts a walk through on test case/script with Test Managers, Requirement Leads, Project Managers, and Development Leads. 
  • Performs and leads tests of software and/or IT systems to ensure proper operation and freedom from defects.
  • Performs verification activities on work products using defined methods, procedures and criteria with an appropriate verification environment.
  • Documents and communicates test results.
  • Supports analysis of test results and resolution of open issues.
  • Documents and works to resolve all complex problems.
  • Reports progress on problem resolution to management.
  • Devises improvements to current procedures and develops models of possible future configurations. 
  • Creates daily test metrics and reporting. 
  • Occasionally performs other IT systems engineering activities such as requirements, design, installation, operation, sustainment, and support. 
  • The successful candidate has a complete understanding and wide application of technical principles, theories, and concepts in the field. 
  • General knowledge of other related disciplines.
  • Receives assignments in the form of objectives and establishes goals to meet outlined objectives. 
  • Provides direction to employees according to established policies and management guidance. 
  • Work is reviewed by management to measure whether objectives have been met. 

 

 

 

 

Qualifications

This position requires remote/telework. On occasion, candidate will need to travel in to the client sites for meetings

 

Qualifications:

• Bachelors and five (5) years or more experience; Masters and three (3) years or more experience; PhD and 0 years related experience

• 5+ years in IT Testing, Software Testing and Integration Testing

• 3+ years working with SQL databases, SSRS and OData Testing

• Strong understanding of Microsoft Project and Project Online


Desired Qualifications:


• CompTIA Security+ Certification

·  3+ years in Migration Testing and Cloud-Based Regression Testing

• Microsoft Certifications or Qualifications

• MS Office 365 migration experience

• NIH Experience