Mid/Jr. Tester

Parsons - Centreville, VA3.8

Full-time
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Mid/Jr Tester
Centreville, VA

Must have an active Top Secret Security Clearance

Are you ready to build it, break it and then rebuild it even better? Do you have proven success in designing better and creative ways to break software and identifying potential problems? Parsons is now hiring experienced Testers with a passion for providing technical support to engineers on a variety of highly complex tasks.

Parsons extensive experience in this field, combined with your technical knowledge, will propel your career forward with opportunity for advancement with top performance. Training, development and opportunities to switch teams and projects as you and our fast-paced business grow and evolve. We need our engineers to be versatile, display leadership qualities and be enthusiastic to tackle new challenges across the full-stack as we continue to push security forward.

Parsons Cyber Operations is seeking a Tester to conduct developer/capability level testing, functional level testing, and software/system integration testing. Qualified candidates must be able to assist in the design of functional and system tests, identify, record, and track defects, and execute customer-witnessed acceptance testing. Successful candidates will be required to create detailed test procedures, annotated test records, and detailed defect reports. The successful candidates must be flexible, self-motivated, hardworking, and capable of operating in a fast-paced environment.

Required Skills:
BS/MS in Computer Science, Computer Engineer or a similar field (work experience can be considered in lieu of a degree)
2+ years of experience in software test engineering
Must have 1+ years of experience in manual, development, and/or automated testing fields
Experience working with Linux, UNIX, and/or Windows
Ability to communicate effectively with technical team members, managers, and customers
Must have an active Top Secret Security Clearance

Preferred Qualifications:
Experience working with Shell/Bash scripting, Python, C
Ability to read and interpret network traffic using Wireshark
Understanding of network protocols like TCP, UDP, ICMP, ARP, DNS, SCP, FTP, H323, QUIC, PPPoE
Working with network devices, firewall rules, ACL, IPtables, and WAN/LAN configuration
Knowledge in network configuration
Familiarization with virtualization technologies (VMWare, Xen, OpenStack, VirtualBox, Docker, Kubernetes)

Ready for action? We’re looking for the kind of people who see this opportunity and don’t hesitate to act. Parsons is a leader in the world of technical services. We hire people with a broad set of technical skills who have proven experience tackling some of the greatest challenges. Take your next step and apply today.

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