Test Engineer

Fairfax, VA

Industry: ALKU:Gov InfoSoft Job Number: 130823

Test Engineer

Candidate MUST HAVE a TS/SCI with Polygraph to be considered.

Program and Job Description:

The program that supports the customer' s Mission Business Systems and their mission is to develop these business applications for their user community.  They are following an Agile Development methodology with 6 week releases.  The program has two distinct development efforts, one is using Java for the backend development on a Solaris platform and the other is a Ruby on Rails middle and front end layer development effort on a Windows platform.  They have an Oracle Database and both development efforts are moving to a Linux platform very soon.  As part of this effort, they are looking for two Test Engineers that can come in and test the code provided by the development team as well as create automated scripts.

Currently the program has three deployed applications that they are responsible for and two of them are very big applications.  Totaling thousands of users. These are mission essential applications that are used daily.  The applications already exist but we are constantly adding tons of new functionality to it.  They are also looking at changing some of the underlying architecture in the near future.

This program is seeking someone that wants to join a dynamic team and grow their career.

Day to Day responsibilities:


This person will come in and work with the development teams in a very complex environment.  They will be working daily with web-based software development that supports the program team. This person will work with SELLENIUM to created automated test scripts and ideally will come from a Java based background (BONUS). This person will work with the three week sprints of the developers and work in an Agile Safe Environment.

The Automated Tester SME will take automated scripts ID’ s and convert them to WEB DRIVER. Once converted they will run them through GRID which is the system that controls when the test scripts are executed.  This person will be supporting the development team.


Experience with Automated testing and Selenium

Worked in Complex environment before

Background with Software testing (Java, or Web based).

Agile Safe environment
  1. hands-on experience writing test scripts in a programming language such as Java. have
  2. experience with Selenium
  3. Experience with converting test scripts to and in Web driver / GRID
  4. Have supported an environment that is AGILE/SCRUM
  5. experience with KATALON



Requires a BS in Computer Science or related discipline. OR Six years of experience can substitute for degree

Java background

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