QA Tester - FAIRFAX, VIRGINIA, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

  • ICF
  • Fairfax, Virginia, United States of America
  • May 05, 2020
Full time Professional Services

Job Description

ICF seeks a QA Tester. You will collaborate closely with the development team and management team to deliver solutions that meets client expectations. You will work on meaningful Federal projects, building upon the great partnerships we have with our clients. This position is based at ICF’s corporate headquarters in Fairfax, VA.

Responsibilities:

  • Creating and executing test plans, test scripts and test cases
  • Leading the Automated Testing effort
  • Developing, maintaining and reviewing QA Artifacts
  • Supporting users during user acceptance testing
  • Performing testing for all releases, including compliance / security patching and hardware / software upgrades (some weekend work is to be expected).
  • Estimating and developing strategies based on priorities and plans
  • Testing web applications for correctness, reliability, consistency, and ease of use.
  • Providing post deployment user support (backup for Tier 2 support)
  • Communicating with different level of management including developers, Business Analysts, project manager, business users
  • Participating in Requirements Review sessions to ensure clear understanding of the process flows.
  • Participating in the scrum teams making sure that the team goals are fulfilled for each Sprint
  • Performing all other duties, responsibilities, and/or position requirements as assigned.

Essential Qualifications:

  • Hands-on experience doing manual and automated testing of different types of web applications
  • Experience working in an Agile environment is essential
  • Full system development lifecycle experience
  • Demonstrated understanding of technical requirements and business rules
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or related field (or equivalent experience) preferable
  • 5+ years of overall work experience

Professional Skills:

  • Excellent analytical and problem solving skills
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills, especially in a client interaction context
  • Ability to work independently and within a team with excellent time management and reporting skills

Working at ICF

Working at ICF means applying a passion for meaningful work with intellectual rigor to help solve the leading issues of our day. Smart, compassionate, innovative, committed, ICF employees tackle unprecedented challenges to benefit people, businesses, and governments around the globe. We believe in collaboration, mutual respect, open communication, and opportunity for growth. If you’re seeking to make a difference in the world, visit www.icf.com/careers to find your next career. ICF—together for tomorrow.

ICF is an equal opportunity employer that values diversity at all levels. (EOE – Minorities/Females/ Protected Veterans Status/Disability Status/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity). For more information, please read our EEO & AA policy.

Reasonable Accommodations are available for disabled veterans and applicants with disabilities in all phases of the application and employment process. To request an accommodation please email icfcareercenter@icf.com and we will be happy to assist. All information you provide will be kept confidential and will be used only to the extent required to provide needed reasonable accommodations. Read more about non-discrimination:  EEO is the law and  Pay Transparency Statement.

Fairfax, VA (VA01)