Software Tester (SR1007) - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee

New Mexico
United States


SAIC is seeking an experienced Software Tester to provide software testing and troubleshooting in support of a wide variety of web applications and web services. The successful software tester will be able to perform activities at an enterprise level for load and stress testing and application security testing.  Interacting directly with customers and providing analysis of the test results is also required.  A software development background and troubleshooting ability will provide a foundation to these testing activities (e.g. Java, C, .NET, C#, Angular, Web API) as well as experience with tools such as LoadRunner, Burp Suite, Silk Performer and Acunetix.






Required Skills:

  • 2+ years of software development experience (Java, C#, .NET, etc.)
  • Bachelors degree and two (2) years or more of experience or four           additional years of experience in lieu of degree.
  • Experience with automated testing tools (e.g. Seleium, Eggplant, etc.)
  • 2 years’ experience developing, testing, or troubleshooting web applications, web services and APIs
  • Experience with JavaScript or similar scripting languages
  • Ability to work with development team to design, write and execute performance tests
  • Attention to detail and strong problem-solving skills with web-based applications and services
  • No clearance required to start, but must have ability to obtain a DOE Q clearance

Desired Skills:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or a related field
  • Familiarity with Windows OS
  • Active DOE Q Clearance
  • Experience executing test cases and proven ability to identify and isolate product defects
  • Dedication to providing a high level of customer service
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Experience writing test plans, manual test cases, detailed bug reports, and other test documentation
  • A good understanding of the software development lifecycle
  • Detail oriented and process focused
  • Experience with Agile development methodologies
  • Experience with ITIL a plus
  • An understanding of common software security vulnerabilities and defenses
  • Performance testing experience
  • Experience configuring and maintaining a dedicated test environment
  • Experience using SQL