Software Test Engineer

  • SAIC,
  • Chantilly, VA
  • 45 minutes ago
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Full Time

Job Description

Job ID: 2114177

Location: CHANTILLY , VA , US

Date Posted: 2021-09-22

Category: Software

Subcategory: SW Testing

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day Job

Travel: No

Minimum Clearance Required: TS/SCI with Poly

Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: None

Potential for Remote Work: No


SAIC, a leading provider of systems development & deployment, targeting & intelligence analysis, systems engineering & integration, and training capabilities and solutions for the Intelligence Community, is seeking creative and dedicated professional to fulfill their career goals and objectives while delivering mission excellence on programs of national importance.

SAIC's Software Quality Assurance Specialist/Applications Tester will test units, processes, and functions, provide software and business process feedback to developers, and conduct product, integration, security, and user acceptance testing. Tested software includes Free Open-Source Software (FOSS), Commercial-Off-The-Shelf (COTS), Government-Off-The-Shelf (GOTS), and proprietary software. The Tester will create and run manual and automated test scripts, review test plans and coordinate testing with development teams, and ensure that software meets technical, security, and business process requirements.


Mandatory Skills:
  • Must have an active/current TS/SCI with polygraph
  • Bachelor's Degree (B.S.) in Computer Science, Software Engineering, Information Management Systems or a related discipline. Note that years of experience can be substituted in lieu of degree.
  • Three (3) or more years of demonstrated experience in software quality assurance and/or applications testing
  • Detecting, reporting, and explaining defects effectively using JIRA
  • Writing and maintaining technical documents including user stories, test plans, or test cases
  • Performing application, software, and requirements testing
  • Capturing user requirements
  • Generating software improvement based on user feedback
  • Automated testing using tools such as Selenium, IBM Rational Functional Tester, Python, or similar

Optional Skills:
  • Working in an Agile development environment
  • Using data management systems such as SQL Server or PostgreSQL
  • Writing system documentation such as end user guides, privileged user guides, or system release notes
  • Using languages, such as Java, JavaScript, Perl, C++, and/or Ruby
  • Using XACTA 360, Git/GitHub, Jenkins, Ansible, or Nexus
  • Working within a Linux environment, i.e. Red Hat Enterprise, CentOS, etc.
  • Certifications: Amazon Web Service (AWS), International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB), Certified Scrum Master (CSM), and/or similar certifications

COVID Policy: Prospective and/or new employees are required to adhere with SAIC's vaccination policy. All SAIC employees must be fully vaccinated and they must submit proof of vaccination on their first day of employment. Prospective or new employees may seek an exemption to the vaccination requirement at Contact Us and must have an approved exemption prior to the start of their employment. Where work is performed strictly at a customer site, customer site vaccination requirements preempt SAIC's vaccination policy.
SAIC® is a premier Fortune 500® technology integrator driving our nation's technology transformation. Our robust portfolio of offerings across the defense, space, civilian, and intelligence markets includes secure high-end solutions in engineering, digital, artificial intelligence, and mission solutions. Using our expertise and understanding of existing and emerging technologies, we integrate the best components from our own portfolio and our partner ecosystem to deliver innovative, effective, and efficient solutions that are critical to achieving our customers' missions.

We are more than 26,500 strong; driven by mission, united by purpose, and inspired by opportunities. SAIC is an Equal Opportunity Employer, fostering a respectful work culture based on diversity, equity, and inclusion that values all contributors. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, SAIC has annual revenues of approximately $7.1 billion. For more information, visit .

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Dice Id : 10111346
Position Id : 2114177
Originally Posted : 2 months ago

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