Software Developer/Automated Testing

Location: Herndon, VA, United States
Date Posted: 11-13-2018
Job Description:

Software Developer candidate with a background or interest in maintaining and enhancing the automated test scripts and environment for a significant software development effort. The automated test environment is a center piece of an on-going effort as it provides efficiencies and cost savings to the customer. The candidate requires a background with Java and Linux/CENTOS and will know or be willing to learn Gherkin, Cucumber, Selenium, and JUnit. The candidate should have experience working in an Agile development environment, be a self-starter, have strong verbal and written skills, and be willing to work in a team environment. The development work is in an unclassified environment but the candidate will benefit by having a Top Secret/SCI clearance.

Basic qualifications

- Experience with software development approaches utilizing Java in a Linux environment
- Experience utilizing Agile development processes and tools
- Interest in maintaining and enhancing existing automated software testing scripts and environment

Preferred qualification

- Knowledge/experience with automated software testing and tools
- Experience performing work for the intelligence community
- Software development experience in a Virtual environment like AWS
- Active TC/SCI clearance with polygraph

Education/years of experience:
High School diploma/GED with 10 years of experience, or Associates degree with 8 years of experience, or Bachelors degree with 6 years of experience, or Masters degree with 4 years of experience, or PhD with 2 years of experience.

Skills & tasks:
Exceptionally Complex - researches and evaluates new concepts and processes to improve performance. Analyzes cross-functional problem sets, identifies root causes and resolves issues. Assists more junior level technicians, specialists, and managers in their activities. Can perform all tasks of lower level technicians, specialists, and/or managers. Individual Work/Teamwork or Leadership/Management: Leadership/ Management - Works individually, actively participates on integrated teams, and leads multiple tasks, projects or teams. Oversees and monitors performance, and when required, takes steps to resolve issues. Guidance: Directs multiple teams through to project completion. Provides guidance and direction to lower level technicians, specialists, and managers. Training & Certifications: DoD 8570 compliance or information assurance certification commensurate with technical objectives and services required within the task order. Applicable software or hardware training and certifications commensurate with the technical objectives, services required, and IT environment specified within the task order.
Lauren Newton
Resource Management Associate
SoundWay Consulting, Inc.
Office:  571-210-0624, ext 120
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