Bay State Computers, Inc. is a professional services firm and a leading provider of Information Technology (IT) services and products to the U.S. Federal Government and Industry. Bay State brings together experienced IT professionals and the latest state-of-the-art technology tools, practices, and products to support projects and task order requirements for our customers. For more information about Bay State visit our website, connect with us on LinkedIn, or follow us on Twitter.
We have an exciting opportunity for an QA Tester to join our team.
Independently develops and executes test scripts to ensure that quality software is provided for release to production and to certify system changes.
Produces expert level test plan documents and requirements. Performs solution testing confirming business requirements.
Assists with maintenance of test databases and ensures their integrity and currency. Develops, compiles, documents and runs automated test scripts and test procedures.
Runs regression tests. Tracks status of defects. Provides quality assurance testing for all systems to ensure the development and distribution of quality products.
Assists with roll-out of systems documentation. Produces lists of defects that are to be resolved and incorporated into future releases of the application as required.
Communicates with analysts and programmers about formal testing plans, problems, and results. Develops technical documentation and reports.
Ensures all processes are adhered to appropriately throughout project lifecycles. Ensures all existing processes are fully documented, suggesting improvements, updating documentation, and communicating all process changes to relevant stakeholders.
Extensive use of technologies such as JIRA, Selenium WebDriver
Demonstrated ability to create Selenium test framework (for front and backend test scenarios), and to test backend APIs and web services
Demonstrated experience working in Agile development environment
Expert level knowledge and experience in Performance, Load, Regression, and Smoke testing
Designing and writing automated tests
Using command line interface to check log files, utilizing Unix/Linux
Experience with defect tracking systems
Requires 3-5 years experience
Candidate must be a US citizen or permanent resident
Benefits: Full-time employees (permanent or contract employees who are employed for a term greater than 6 months) are eligible for benefits including time-off benefits, such as vacations and holidays, and insurance and other plan benefits.
Location: Washington, DC
Bay State Computers, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified candidates will receive consideration for this position regardless of race, color, creed, religion, national origin, age, sex, citizenship, ethnicity, veteran status, marital status, disability, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.