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QA Tester in Fairfax Station, VA at SNI Technology

Date Posted: 8/21/2019

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Job Description



A leading software development company that serves public sector is currently looking for a Software Tester.
My Client growing and has an immediate need for Software Tester to join their team in Fairfax VA office.
General Responsibilities:
  • Lead or participate in testing efforts involving custom software development projects
  • Develop or have intimate knowledge of testing approaches and methodologies
  • Develop a testing strategy and test plans
  • Develop test cases and test scripts based on business requirements
  • Document testing results and work with developers to resolve testing issues
  • Familiar with the use of testing tools and root cause analysis
  • Operate independently in a fast paced and demanding work environment where strong organization and multi-tasking skills are required

Required Skills, Qualifications, and Experience
  • Experience taking software requirements and specifications documents such as Business Requirements Documents (BRD), Functional Specifications Documents (FSD), in order to detail use cases for testing.
  • Worked on projects where client is completely external to the organization and the only corporate relationship with the client is through a contract
  • Experienced working in an Agile/Scrum team environment
  • Must have assisted with or have had full responsibility in coordinating System Integration Testing and User Acceptance Testing.
  • Excellent client-facing and internal written and verbal communication skills
  • Exceptional analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Experience in presenting the results of testing to clients
  • Solid organizational skills with attention to detail and multi-tasking skills
  • Writing of use cases, test cases/scripts mapped back to requirements traceability matrix
  • Execution of test cases to validate system is meeting requirements
  • Documenting defects and steps leading up to the defect
  • Working with developers to resolve defects
  • Working with business to prioritize defects
  • Preparing defect reports including graphs and charts
  • Understanding defect burn down rates
  • Excellent client-facing and internal written and verbal communication skills
  • Exceptional analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Experience in presenting the results of testing to clients
  • Solid organizational skills with attention to detail and multi-tasking skills
  • Excellent verbal/written communications and presentation skills required
  • 5+ years of experience in quality assurance, business analysis, technical writing or solution design required
  • Proficient in Java applications
  • Experienced with web browser, mobile testing and compatibility testing
  • Experience with accessibility testing and verification (WCAG, Section 508, Web Accessibility)
  • Bachelor's Degree

Preferred Skills, Qualifications, and Experience
  • Experience with test data setup and management
  • Basic ability to navigate command line of windows and Unix/Linux operating systems
  • Basic ability to edit/change simple shell scripts for test execution/management
  • Solid SQL knowledge for test results verification, white box testing
  • Experience with BDD, including Cucumber/Gherkin for writing/executing test scenarios
  • Experience configuring and executing automated tests in an agile/continuous integration development environment
  • Test automation experience (scripting) using Selenium, Cypress, Watir, etc.
  • Basic ability to read and interpret application logs to help troubleshoot and determine possible errors