QA Analyst /Test Engineer- TS/SCI with Polygraph in Chantilly, VA at General Dynamics Information Technology

Date Posted: 6/30/2020

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Job Description

We are GDIT. The people supporting and securing

some of the most complex government, defense,

and intelligence projects across the country. We

ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. Our

work has meaning and impact on the world around

us, but also on us, and that’s important.

GDIT is your place. You make it your own by

embracing autonomy, seizing opportunity, and

being trusted to deliver your best every day.

We think. We act. We deliver. There is no

challenge we can’t turn into opportunity. And our

work depends on a QA Analyst/ Test Engineer joining our team to

support our government client’s  activities in the Northern Virginia locations.

At GDIT, people are our differentiator. As a QA Analyst/ Test Engineer supports and

manages the responsibilities of the successful completion of all tasks in assigned projects.The QA Analyst/Test Engineer will support an engineering team. The ideal candidate will support software testing, QA, and CM activities.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Work with software developers and engineers to understand requirements, identify test scope and acceptance criteria for release components
  • Translate requirements and develop test cases and test plans
  • Identity software defects and troubleshoot problems for software operating system and applications
  • Develop and update test case repository
  • Follow QA release checklist
  • Provide QA input to improve installation guides and general deployment documentation
  • Document software defects, using JIRA and report defects to developers and engineers
  • Participate in product design reviews to provide input on functional requirements, product designs, schedules, or potential problems, as needed
  • Ensure all test-related work products (i.e. test procedures, test cases) are peer reviewed for quality and content accuracy
  • Develop and update technical documentation such test reports
  • Develop and maintain a testing Requirements Traceability Matrix (RTM)
  • Participate in bi-weekly development team planning meetings to provide testing input
  • As needed, provide other QA related and Configuration Management (CM) support
  • Participate in Agile Scrum meetings
  • Participates in special projects as required
  • Develops computer systems specifications that address business requirements and fit with company/customer system architecture standards

MS Degree in a related technical or military discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, professional training, or work/military experience. 10+ years of related experience.

Required Skills:  

  • Minimum of 4 years of manual software testing experience
  • Experience testing in all aspects of the system including Java and web-based applications running on Linux servers and Oracle databases
  • Experience writing test cases, user stories, and identifying software defects
  • Understanding of Agile software development

Desired skills:

  • JIRA
  • HP Quality Center
  • Automation testing tools such as Selenium
  • GIT
  • Jenkins
  • Writing automated test scripts
  • Experience with CM

Because of the sensitive nature of the work being done for this government client, all candidates must hold a TS/SCI with Polygraph.

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General Dynamics Information Technology is an Equal

Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified

applicants will receive consideration for employment

without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual

orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability,

or veteran status, or any other protected class.

At GDIT, our 'People First' culture commits to every employee feeling valued and supported throughout their career.  Our comprehensive Total Rewards package – including programs focused on financial, physical, emotional and social well-being – demonstrates this commitment.

We are GDIT. The people supporting some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We deliver. Bringing the expertise needed to understand and advance critical missions. We transform. Shifting the ways clients invest in, integrate, and innovate technology solutions. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. We are there. On the ground, beside our clients, in the lab, and everywhere in between. Offering the technology transformations, strategy, and mission services needed to get the job done.

GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.