Junior Tester
RCJ Consutling, LLC
Crystal City, VA

About $95,000 - $120,000 a year

Testing Position

Position Overview:
Position is to support an architecture framework for Defense Acquisition Visibility Environment Capability.

Essential Functions, Responsibilities & Duties may include, but are not limited to:

The Developer/Tester:
  • Evaluates, recommends, and implements automated test tools and strategies.
  • Designs, implements, and conducts test and evaluation procedures to ensure system requirements are met.
  • Develops, maintains, and upgrades automated test scripts for application products.
  • Writes, implements, and reports status for system test cases for testing.
  • Analyzes test cases and provides regular progress reports.
  • Serves as subject matter specialist providing testing know-how for the support of user requirements of complex to highly complex software applications.
  • Directs and/or participates in all phases of risk management assessments and software development with emphasis on analysis of user requirements, test design and test tools selection.
  • Bachelor of Science in Computer Science or related technical field required.
  • A Master's degree or relevant professional certification can be substituted for two years of experience.
Work Experience, Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:
  • Application Developers/Testers must possess a Bachelor of Science in Computer Science or related technical field.
  • Must have five or more years of Java development experience, including strong knowledge of and experience with Javascript, JSON, HTML and CSS, strong analytical and troubleshooting skills, and strong understanding of fundamental software development concepts such as OOP, MVC, test-driven development, and data structures.
  • Must have at least two years of technical testing experience.
  • Additional skills strongly recommended include knowledge of and experience with Javascript libraries such as jQuery and Angular, Git or other version control systems, experience with the Atlassian suite: JIRA, Confluence, BitBucket, Zephyr, Postman, experience in software quality assurance, automated testing, web user interface/ testing using Selenium or other frameworks, and Agile methodologies.
  • Possesses and applies a comprehensive knowledge across key tasks and high impact assignments.
  • Plans and leads major development/testing assignments in accordance with requirements.
  • Evaluate performance results and recommends major changes affecting short-term project growth and success.
  • Functions as a technical expert across multiple project assignments.
  • May supervise others.
  • More than five years of relevant experience.
  • Developers requiring Common Access Cards should possess, but must at a minimum have the ability to quickly obtain a DoD Secret clearance.
  • “Quickly obtain” is defined a person who has previously held a DoD clearance that has lapsed, a person with an active secret or higher clearance from a non-DoD US Government Agency, or a person with an adjudicated NAC, NACI, ANACI, or NACLC background check for public trust positions.