Tester

Location: Alexandria, VA
Date Posted: 09-15-2017
Government Agency is looking for a Tester in Alexandria, Virginia. The candidate must be able to work with Business Analyst and Developer to review requirements documentation and software design to understand the application functionality.  
The Role:
  • Create Test Plans, Test Scenarios and Test Summary Reports
  • Develop/execute functional and regression test scripts
  • Manage defects within TFS
  • Understand business requirements, create test cases based off requirements and trace requirements to the test cases
  • The position requires level of effort estimates, test plans, test case scripting, peer reviews, and test summary reports to ensure a successfully tested release. test sessions
  • Test key functionality, setup and verify data, and report test results to the Test Lead. 
  • Be responsible for interacting with clients on a daily basis during testing phases to ensure that release testing defects are communicated to the client and/or support UAT. 
  • Create automated regression and performance test scripts. 
 
What You Need to Bring to the Table:
  • 5+ years of experience with the following:
  • Software test experience from UI through backend databases
  • Proven experience with Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
  • Experience using Visual Studio for automated and performance test scripting
  • Knowledge of testing methodologies and the software development life cycle
  • Experience with Agile/scrum
  • Experience in testing .Net and SharePoint applications
  • Experience working with the client during User acceptance
  • Excellent teamwork, interpersonal and communication skills (both oral and written)
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills
  • Attention to detail and commitment to quality
  • Ability to communicate effectively with team members, including Development and BA/PM resources
  • At a minimum a BA or BS degree is required
Desired Qualification:
  • Experience with writing SQL statements to acquire
Clearance Required: US Citizen  - Must be able to obtain "Public Trust" level clearance.
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