Software Tester - Military veterans preferred

2020-02-12
SAIC (www.saic.com)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee


Flexwork
District of Columbia
20005
United States

Description

SAIC is looking for a Software Tester to support the NATSS program in software quality assessment of key legacy applications. The applications reside in the Amazon Cloud and are based on Java technologies and Oracle.


Responsibilities:
The Software Tester will be part of an operations and maintenance team that use agile and iterative software lifecycle methods to maintain and enhance mission-critical software for a Government customer. At a minimum, the tester will

  • Create detailed, comprehensive and well-structured test plans and test cases

  • Execute test plans/ test cases and analyze results

  • Report bugs and errors to development teams

  • Perform thorough regression testing when bugs are resolved

  • Execute ad hoc SQL queries developed to support customer data calls and review the results for compliance with the requests

  • Help troubleshoot issues

  • Conduct post-release/ post-implementation testing

Qualifications

 Required Education & Experience

  • Bachelor's degree in an IT or engineering/ technical discipline, with minimum 5 years of experience in software testing. Additional relevant experience will be considered in lieu of a Bachelor's degree.

  • Solid knowledge of SQL and scripting

  • Strong communication and organizational skills

Desired Qualifications

 
  • Experience in IT O&M

  • Experience testing cloud-based applications, e.g. applications in Amazon Cloud

  • Experience in Agile scrum methods

  • Testing software for Government customers