Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer

L3 Technologies - Herndon, VA3.8

Full-timeEstimated: $110,000 - $140,000 a year
L3 Applied Defense Solutions currently has an opening for a Quality Assurance Engineer at our office in Herndon, VA.

The QA Engineer will perform as a member of a dynamic software engineering team developing cutting edge analysis and decision support tools. The QA Engineer will develop software for ongoing J2EE development projects, to be responsible for developing astrodynamics-based solutions using Agile/Scrum software development methodologies, and to perform evaluations of COTS/GOTS/Open Source software products from business and technical perspectives.


5+ years of experience with testing applications developed in Java.
Experience developing software using the Agile/Scrum methodology.
Experience evaluating and implementing new and state-of-the-art technology to address challenging customer problems.
Experience in forming design and activity of subsystem element and/or discipline specific analysis to satisfy identified requirements.
Experience in developing test plans/procedures to assess adherence to requirements.
Strong oral and written communication skills.
B.S. degree in Software Engineering, Computer Science, Quality Engineering or related technical field.
Provide team leadership and influence application vision.
Active TS/SCI security clearance + CI Polygraph.

Work with aggressive timelines, in a team environment with a willingness to learn and grow.
Experience with modern web client technologies (HTML5, WebGL).
Experience with AWS, OpenStack, Docker, Git.
Experience with astrodynamics modeling tools including COTS (STK, ODTK, FreeFlyer), GOTS (GMAT, USAF Astro Standards), open source (Orekit), or custom software (e.g. Matlab, Python).
Experience with SOAP and RESTful web service implementation and distributed computing standards.
Experience with continuous integration, build management, and automated test frameworks.
Experience testing diverse COTS, GOTS, and Open Source software.
Experience assessing existing products.
Equal Opportunity Employer – minorities / females / veterans / individuals with disabilities / sexual orientation / gender identity.

US Security Clearance Required : Top Secret SCI with Polygraph
: Full-time
: Day - 1st
: No
: Division - Advanced Programs-20000022
Job Level
: Individual Contributor
Job Posting
: Nov 16, 2018, 4:37:36 PM
: Engineering-Software