Software QA Analyst in McLean, VA at GDH

Date Posted: 8/9/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Title: Software QA Tester

Location: McLean, VA

Duration: 12+ Months

Clearance: Top Secret

GDH is seeking a Quality Assurance Analyst to support a Federal client in Tysons, VA. Must be skilled working in an Agile environment.

Overview:

The Software QA Tester will assess our software quality through manual and automated testing. This role is responsible for finding and reporting bugs and glitches with a detail-oriented eye. The role will ensure that our products, applications, and systems are functioning correctly.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Execute test cases and analyze results.
  • Reporting and documenting technical issues.
  • Review and analyze system specifications and identify fixes as appropriate
  • Evaluate product code according to specifications.
  • Create logs to document testing phases and defects.
  • Report bugs and errors to development team.
  • Work with cross functional teams to ensure quality throughout the software development lifecycle.
  • Write automated test scripts to analyze performance and functionality of software applications
  • Develop simulation environments for high-load performance testing
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Minimum Requirements/Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science, engineering, software technology, or related field from an accredited higher learning institution.
  • Minimum of 2 years’ proven experience working in software quality assurance.
  • Proven functional knowledge of JavaScript and Java.
  • Working knowledge and experience managing test cases through test management software.
  • Experience working with GIT and able to perform automation testing.
  • Familiarity with Agile frameworks is a plus.
  • Java and JavaScript development preferred.
  • Thrives in a fast-paced, collaborative environment, efficiently works under pressures, within deadlines or other time essential constraints.
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal, to clearly and concisely communicate to all levels of the organization.
  • Strong work ethic and an ability to excel within a rapidly changing and growing organization.