ECS is seeking a Software Tester/Automation Engineer to work in our Fairfax, VA office.
Systems Analyst and Test Engineer provides quality assurance support for an enterprise big data analytics platform that utilizes emerging technology to ingest data in real-time at extreme volumes and high velocity; Full development life cycle and production support / application maintenance in Agile rapid development environment.
Additional Role Responsibilities:
Perform data quality analysis and implement both manual and automated testing for data processing, data interfaces and web application presentation layers.
Define, measure, analyze, improve and control data processing quality in production operations.
Work with application architects and developers to define test approaches, success criteria, and testing procedures to ensure quality in data, data processing, and interfaces.
Provide analysis, support and Execute SDLC testing requirements
Work on sprint team in agile, rapid development and deployment environment.
Communicate status to team lead / project oversight.
Bachelors Degree in Computer Science, Mathematics or Engineering Discipline, Information Systems or Information Technology
Junior 0-3 years of experience
Intermediate 3-5 years of experience
Intermediate to Advanced data analysis experience
Intermediate to Advanced experience with SQL and database systems
Intermediate experience with quality assurance or quality control of data processing systems and business intelligence applications
Intermediate technical communication skills (both verbal & written)
Junior to Intermediate experience with test automation products like HP UFT/QFT, Selenium, Rational Functional Tester
Team player with the ability to prioritize, multi-task, work in a fast-paced environment, and effectively manage time
Ability to work and communicate with all levels of stakeholders and teammates
Postal or mailing industry experience
Transactional and BI reporting systems (e.g. OLAP and data warehouse)
Big Data systems and data analytics
ECS is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate or allow discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, age, national origin, citizenship, disability, veteran status or any other classification protected by federal, state, or local law. ECS promotes affirmative action for minorities, women, disabled persons, and veterans.
ECS is a leading mid-sized provider of technology services to the United States Federal Government. We are focused on people, values and purpose. Every day, our 3000+ employees focus on providing their technical talent to support the Federal Agencies and Departments of the US Government to serve, protect and defend the American People.