Software Quality Assurance Specialist/Applications Tester

Location: Reston, VA
Date Posted: 10-12-2018 #11479619

Deadline for resume Submission:10/23/18 11:59 PM

Develops and executes test plans, procedures and scenarios for unit, process, function, system integration and acceptance testing. Consults with the development and/or requirements team to coordinate and test applications. Develops schedules. Creates automated test scripts. Tests existing applications for compliance with upgrades. Ensures new applications and software modifications meet requirements and operate satisfactorily in the system environment. Ensures that the software interfaces with both new and existing systems. May build test environments to include configuring and installing appropriate software. Writes detailed test plans, procedures and scenarios. Documents the successes and failures of all executed test procedures. Maintains currency on tools, methodologies, technologies and programming languages.
Automated test engineer responsible for software quality assurance and metrics for functional, integration, and performance testing across a variety of projects. Must be familiar with software development life cycle and test-driven development. Focus is on building automated testing tools for rapid re-use in a variety of environments, previous software development experience is a plus. Familiarity with testing across back-end, service tier, and presentation layers, including a variety of graphical user interfaces.

OPTIONAL SKILLS: 1. Demonstrated experience or understanding of the methodology of testing in a continuous delivery/deployment environment. This will include experience using Jenkins for auto deployment of builds.
2. Demonstrated experience within the last 1-2 years conducting performance testing, to include load-testing and stress-testing, using automated tools such as jMeter.
3. Demonstrated experience evaluating systems for technical threats and vulnerabilities, penetration testing, and scanning systems for common vulnerabilities and exposures.
4. Experience exhibiting communication skills, with demonstrated successful client engagement and collaboration.
5. Demonstrated experience within the last 1-2 years with automated end-to-end test tools such as Protractor and Selenium in testing web applications.

About Avid Technology Professionals 
Avid Technology Professionals, LLC (ATP) is a premiere provider of software and systems engineering, and acquisition program management services for the community. ATP is actively seeking to pursue contract opportunities with other departments and agencies in the federal government, in state governments, and in the commercial sectors. Delivered by seasoned experts in the IT field, ATP solutions adeptly address the IT concerns manifesting in both the federal and commercial sectors.
Employee Benefits
The ATP Employee Benefits package includes:
  • A Supportive and Equitable Working Environment that is both Stimulating and Challenging
  • Competitive Hourly Salary
  • Unique Employee Success Sharing Program that allows ATP employees to Share in Company's Successes
  • Automatic Approved Overtime (as long as contract permits)
  • Retirement Pay (401K); 100% company paid, immediately vested with Profit-Sharing Component
  • Company Medical Coverage Plans - HMO, Open Access, PPO plans
  • Company Dental Plan - widely accepted, comprehensive, and flexible
  • Progressive Overtime Policy
  • Flexible Spending Account benefit
  • Lucrative Referral Bonus Policy
  • Holiday Scheduling that Coincides with Government Holidays
  • Robust Professional Expenses & Training Program
  • Computer Allowance
  • Internet Allowance
  • Short and Long Term Disability
  • Life Insurance
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