Mid-level Tester

Aderas, Inc - Falls Church, VA

Aderas is seeking a mid-level tester to work on a DHA project.  The Tester will develop test processes and procedures, supervise tests and evaluate technical effort in addition to performing prototype development and first article testing, environmental testing, verification and validation, demonstration and validation, simulation and modeling, system safety, quality assurance, education and training, and physical testing of the product or system.

Primary Job Duties:

  • Create and execute test plans, procedures, test cases, and test scripts for IT SOA development environment project in an Agile environment
  • Provides analytical and troubleshooting abilities to address multiple technical areas of systems.
  • Provides full life cycle support in software and system development at varying degrees of responsibility and technical contribution
  • Supports applications modules and works with the client to develop functional solutions to complex problems
  • Recognizes and acts on inconsistencies in data or results and escalates unusual problems
  • Defines configuration requirements in the context of functional requirements
  • Works independently on assignments where considerable judgment and initiative are required in resolving problems and making choices, recommendation or decisions
  • Works as an integrated member of the project team
  • Consults with clients to define business requirements and develop functional solutions to complex problems
  • Conducts gap analysis between delivered functionality and client requirements and recommend a solution
  • Provides analytical and troubleshooting abilities to address multiple technical areas of systems
  • Provides full life cycle support in software and system development at varying degrees of responsibility and technical contribution
  • Creates and updates project documentation – workflow, design, and sustainment
  • Works on other project tasks as assigned by the Project Manager

 

Required Education and Work Experience:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Information Science, Computer Science, Engineering or related degree. Six (6) years’ experience in a related field may be substituted for the Minimum Education requirements.
  • At least seven (7) years’ experience in the area of test and evaluation with at least 5 years of hands-on experience in direct execution of major efforts in the application of a number of techniques to demonstrate that a prototype system, program, project, or activity performs in accordance with the objectives outlined in the original design.
  • Supervises test and the evaluation of the technical effort. Performs typical tasks that include, but are not limited to, prototype development and first article testing, environmental testing, independent verification and validation, demonstration and validation, simulation and modeling, system safety, quality assurance, education and training, and physical testing of the product or system.

Required Skills & Experience:

  • Hands-on experience in direct execution of major efforts in the application of a number of techniques to demonstrate that a prototype system, program, project, or activity performs in accordance with the objectives outlined in the original design.
  • Experience working in a large-scale SOA solution for large, complex automated information systems projects
  • Developed and executed test plans, procedures, test cases, and test scripts for IT SOA development environment project
  • Experience working with engineers or product development team test technical products, and report problems or failures in an attempt to improve or perfect the products.
  • Excellent oral and written communications working with other team members in large IT SOA development environment using Agile Scrum processes
  • Experience supervising tests and the evaluation of technical efforts.
  • Experience performing typical tasks that included, but are not limited to, prototype development and first article testing, environmental testing, independent verification and validation, demonstration and validation, simulation and modeling, system safety, quality assurance, education and training, and physical testing of the product or system.
  • Experience performing system, interface, deployment, and performance testing on a variety of systems, platforms, and environments.
  • Able to provide customer support, operational support, and analysis of technical assistance requests.
  • Experience coordinating across multiple stakeholders of various technical backgrounds.
  • Experience using MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, and Visio
  • Experience with military health IT systems
  • Ability to work in a multi-disciplinary team
  • Excellent writing communication skills to assist in the maintenance of project-related documentation such as Requirement Traceability Matrix, Software Test Plan, Software Test Procedures, Software Test Report, Software Implementation Plans, Development Integration Test (DIT) Environment Plan, Solutions Design Documents (SDDs), Contingency Operations Plan, and other project documents
  • Ability to multi-task and manage several tasks while working both independently and in group environments
  • Experience in performing functions to improve system quality or coordinating technical responses to assistance requests.
  • Experience in test and the evaluation of enterprise SOA information technology systems hosted at a DoD hosting facility.

Preferred Experience:

  • Expert with industry-standard quality control and testing tools
  • Experience testing SOA solutions for large, complex automated information systems projects
  • Experience in MHS systems such as AHLTA, CHCS, HAIMS, or Essentris
  • Experience assisting with the DoD certification and accreditation information assurance following the DIACAP and Risk Management Framework (RMF) processes
  • DOD or other Federal Government exposure especially DHA
  • Experience testing in.NET, Windows 2012 and SQL Server 2012 environments.

Preferred Qualifications & Certifications:

  • Security Plus and Certified Tester

 


 



Posted On: Friday, November 22, 2019



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