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The Tester candidate will provide software quality and acceptance testing to the program.

Duties Include:

  • Update and modify Software Master Test Plan to meet project requirements.
    • Test plan will detail the test methodology for conducting Verification and Validation (V&V) testing.
  • Develop requirements analysis and test criteria that satisfies the Acceptance Criteria associated with each User Story.
  • Define and develop iterative test plans appropriate for the work to be performed for each Capability Drop (CD).
    • Document this approach in a Software Test Plan (STP) and Software Test Description (STD). 
  • Perform CD Testing. 
  • Develop test procedures and test cases that meet Acceptance Criteria defined for each User Story.
    • Annotate and deliver test cases for the Government to review.
  • Develop test automation methods using existing test automation tools (RobotFramework/Selenium/Sikuli). 
  • Model and simulate test data to ensure that system performance, reliability standards, and acceptance criteria are met and verified.
  • Perform continuous test in unclassified, GENSER and classified environments for new features in support of FCR 2 and 3. 
  • Report the test configuration and status of all problem reports, enhancements, and recommendations for each developed software version based on Software Trouble Report (STR) and Software Change Proposal (SCP) forms.
  • Participate in meetings, working groups, and technical discussions including professional seminars and conferences associated with the work performed in this project. 
  • Record all meetings attended and will provide minutes describing what was discussed. 
  • Develop briefing materials. 
Required Skills

- Must have 10 years experience OR 5 years experience with a Bachelors degree:
• As a software tester for one or more DoD programs.

- Must have minimum 2 years experience:
• Developing test automation using test automation tools (Test Complete, RobotFramework, Selenium, Sikuli)
• Writing software trouble reports (STR)
• Experience using defect tracking tool
• With Agile development lifecycles, to include SCRUM and Kanban
• With DoD tactical data processors and National Tactical Means (NTM) receiver formats

• IAT 1 to include Lunus/Unix OS
• One CISSP certification OR Security+

Active US Government Security Clearance Required.

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