Software Quality Assurance Tester

  • SAIC, Inc
  • Herndon, VA 20170, USA
  • Dec 09, 2020

Job Description


SAIC is seeking a creative, detail-oriented, and experienced software tester to join an energetic and versatile team to fulfill all aspects of testing on an existing enterprise application. This position requires a tester who has a strong desire to work with new technology across a vast IT infrastructure. 

Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:

         Work closely with project managers and developers and handle multiple priorities simultaneously

         Develop and successfully execute detailed test plans, procedures and scenarios for unit, process, function, system integration, acceptance, and regression testing

         Perform analysis of requirements and provide feedback regarding requirements testability

         Draft test scenarios, and operate test tools that verify system requirements

         Follow software development methodologies (such as agile/scrum) and maintain software development standards and procedures

         Validate and verify the implementation of infrastructure and application security features

         Work within the full-lifecycle software development including analyzing, designing, building, testing, implementing, and supporting applications

         Ensure new software modifications meet requirements and operate satisfactorily in the system environment

         Document the successes and failures of all executed test procedures

         Write clear, concise and effective written correspondence, test plans and results, procedures and scenarios in accordance with customer policies


Mandatory Skills:

       Active TS/SCI with Poly

       Minimum 3+ years of software/application testing

       Demonstrated experience creating and executing automated test scripts using Selenium

       Demonstrated experience conducting end-to-end testing of large or complex information systems

       Demonstrated experience writing and executing test plans and test scripts

       Experience validating and verifying application and infrastructure requirements for performance, availability, stability, and efficiency

       Demonstrated experience using an issue tracking tool, such as JIRA

       Demonstrated experience exhibiting communication skills (listening, verbal, written, and presentation/briefing)

Optional Skills:

       Degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Information Technology, or closely related field – work experience can be substituted in lieu of degree

       Demonstrated experience using ServiceNow