Software Test Engineer - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee

United States


SAIC has an opening for a Software Test Engineer to join our team in Arlington, VA. SAIC is recognized as an IT leader in the intelligence and law enforcement spaces.  We have an exciting opportunity with The United States Marshals Service.  We are seeking an individual to join the team who is fully committed to the success of the program and bringing the best innovation, implementation, and attitudes to bear to the position. 

Description of Duties:   

The candidate will create, review and execute test cases that ensure software systems perform according to documented business requirements. A good candidate will have specific experience in all of the following: Analyze and Test business rules, develop and execute automated tests, and testing of a multiple range of IT systems and Service-oriented architecture

  • Analyze requirements, business rules, and technical specifications.
  • Design, develop and execute testing scripts, SQL queries, and test drivers for multiple IT systems based on requirements, specifications, and other relevant documentation.
  • Generate test data files for regression test cycles.
  • Create, review, validate and maintain comprehensive regression test suites.
  • Automate the regression test cases and develop regression test suite.
  • Execute regression test suite and report results and issues in a timely and accurate manner.
  • Ensure that test case standards are adhered to for all test cases included in regression suite. Report and track problems by providing reproducible test cases, and working with other test team members to close problem reports.
  • Provide the test lead with accurate LOE estimates for test planning, preparation, and execution.
  • Conduct root cause analysis of identified defects, providing technology and business partners with sufficient detail to understand, replicate and resolve outstanding issues and defects.



  • Bachelors and five (5) years or more experience; Masters and 3 years related experience
  • Secret clearance required 

Required Experience/Skills/Attributes:  

  • Candidates with experience testing business rules (functional testing), technical testing, and developing automated scripts.
  • Three (3) years of demonstrated experience with testing suite of products (Quality Center, QTP, etc.).
  • The candidate should have a BS in Computer Science, Engineering, or equivalent and at least five (5) years of hands-on software testing experience.
  • Should be familiar with current software testing methodologies to include risk-based, boundary, black box and white box testing.
  • Must have a solid understanding of configuration management, and release cycles.
  • Strong SQL knowledge preferred with the ability to develop complex queries. 

Desired Experience/Skills/Attributes:  

  • Experience with Oracle and MS SQL Server
  • Experience test data analytics solutions to include NoSQL


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