Full Job Description
When a user tries new software, they expect it to be intuitive and run smoothly. Functionality, reliability, and user experience are key to successful software development – and that means rigorous testing. That’s why we need you, an experienced software test engineer who knows how to thoroughly test software and work with developers to make sure our team releases the best software possible.
As a software test engineer on our team, you’ll use your experience to work with other engineering and technical personnel to evaluate software developed for the intelligence community. You’ll analyze the building of a test plan with test cases based on user stories. Using automated and manual processes, you’ll generate data and execute the test cases to see how the software performs, then document the results and communicate defects to the development team so they can start improving the tool. This is your chance to gain skills in new areas such as Cloud-based architectures and other data] while sharing your software testing experience with your team. Join us as we develop software solutions secure our intelligence community's systems.
Empower change with us.
7+ years of experience with testing
Experience with technologies, including automated testing scripts
Experience in Linux or UNIX environments
Experience with working in an Agile development environment using the JIRA bug tracking tool
Top Secret clearance
BA or BS degree
Ability to obtain Security+ CE, SSCP, CCNA-Security, or GSEC Certification within 6 months of hire
Nice If You Have:
Experience with RedHat Enterprise Linux administration
Experience with COTS or GOTS automated XML testing tools
Experience with configuring applications in Apache Tomcat
Experience with TCP/IP socket, FTP, SFTP, and other network protocols
Experience with testing analytical functions in Cloud-based architectures and other data
Knowledge of government contracting practices
Ability to work in a fast-paced and collaborative team environment
Possession of excellent analytical and problem-solving skills
TS/SCI clearance with a polygraph preferred
Security+ CE, SSCP, CCNA-Security, or GSEC Certification
Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information; Top Secret clearance is required.
Build Your Career:
A challenging and dynamic work environment isn’t all we have to offer. When you join Booz Allen, you’ll have access to:
experts in virtually every field
a culture that focuses on supporting our employees
opportunities that provide stability while offering variety
You’ll also be exposed to a wealth of training resources through our Digital University, an online learning portal featuring more than 5000 functional and technical courses, certifications, and books. Build your technical skills through hands-on training on the latest tools and tech from our in-house experts. Pursuing certifications that directly impact your role? You may be able to take advantage of our tuition assistance, on-site bootcamps, certification training, academic programs, vendor relationships, and a network of professionals who can give you helpful tips. We’ll help you develop the career you want as you chart your own course for success.
We’re an EOE that empowers our people—no matter their race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, veteran status, or other protected characteristic—to fearlessly drive change.