Excelity is seeking a Test Engineer for a project responsible for building the next generation Mission Information Systems for an exciting Government customer with a very critical mission. The candidate will work with the engineering team and customer to ensure successful development of high profile, complex, technical deliverables that are core to the continued success of our award-winning projects.

Position description:

  • Synthesizes customer contractual needs, requirements, and technical, schedule and cost constraints into solutions for integrating, testing, evaluating, and transitioning systems into operations to deliver enterprise capabilities.
  • Establishes standards, practices, and procedures for integrating, testing, evaluating and transitioning systems and enterprise capabilities, and coordinates with stakeholders.
  • Designs, develops, and implements test and evaluation strategies, plans and methods to assure reliability of systems in conjunction with system specifications and defined enterprise capabilities, and integrates system and enterprise elements together so they work as a whole.
  • Ensures systems and enterprise capabilities comply with requirements and standards through formal verification methods.
  • Coordinates system integration, test, evaluation and transition activities with other organizations.
  • Conducts readiness for system integration, test, evaluation and transition activities.
  • Compiles data and defines changes required in testing configurations, testing procedures, testing processes, or new testing requirements.
  • Implements testing processes and ensures all test activities follow those processes.
  • Produces reports on each test activity and tracks test metrics.
  • Performs analysis and evaluations of systems under test. Assesses performance using evaluation criteria and technical performance measures.
  • Performs analysis of test results and prepares comprehensive system evaluation reports and risk assessments.
  • Evaluates discrepancy reports and performs integration regression testing to verify/validate incorporated fixes affecting systems and enterprise capabilities.
  • Up to 50% remote work allowed

Required skills:

  • Bachelor's degree applicable to position with 5 or more years of relevant experience. Experience may be considered in lieu of education.
  • Experienced tester, front end, back end, middle tier.
  • Development environments include Java, Wildfly, Openshift, Docker, Jenkins, Git, Redmine, Artifactory, Postgres, some Cloud technologies (such as S3 and ElastiCache), and Oracle.
  • Knowledge of Agile processes is required.
  • The candidate must have recent experience in some of these key areas and be willing/able to be in lead tester positions for Agile scrum teams.

Desired skills:

  • Extensive knowledge and experience with software testing
  • Experience using Redmine
  • Experience with Agile
  • Experience interacting with the end users and functional customer in support of sprint reviews, sprint demos and In-Plant Acceptance testing is preferred but not required.
  • Automated testing experience is preferred but not required, automated testing with tools such as Selenium is a plus.
Security Clearance: TS/SCI with ability to pass a CI Poly required.

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