Senior Software Tester - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee

United States


Test Engineer - Senior

Summary Description: 

SAIC is seeking a Senior Test Engineer to support a concentrated effort at a large Federal Agency to bring legacy, high priority IT systems up to current and supported operating levels while also addressing critical needs for high availability, fail-over capability, decoupling of highly connected systems, and/or cloud-based solution implementations. 

Job Specifications:

·       Develops and executes or oversees the test plans, test cases, and test procedures to ensure that all information systems products and services meet organization standards and end-user requirements.

·       Develops systems integration and test plans and

·       Conduct system integration tasks and environmental tests

·       Develop and executes test procedures and test cases and perform integration of system components

·       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. Creates test metrics and reporting. Reports progress on problem resolution to management.

·       Devises improvements to current procedures and develops models of possible future configurations.

·       Work closely with Test Manager in supporting Test management best practices and to meet all applicable project milestones



·       Strong written and verbal skills

·       Excellent communication and presentation skills

·       Strong familiarity with test practices, automation, and Agile processes

·       Experience in one or more Agile methodologies: Scrum, Kanban, Scrumban

·       Hands on experience with testing databases (Oracle, MySQL, etc)

·       Experience in developing automated API tests using SOAP UI, POSTMAN

·       Experience in developing automated UI tests using TestComplete, and Selenium

·       Experience testing on Windows and Linux platforms, and in AWS cloud environments.

  • Working knowledge of Section 508 compliance tools (NVDA/JAWS/WAVE).

·       Bachelors and fourteen (14) years or more experience; Masters and seven (7) years or more experience; PhD or JD and four (4) years or more experience

·       Current or prior Public Trust or other clearance preferable

Location:  Alexandria, VA and possible remote

Clearance:  Able to obtain Public Trust