We are looking for a Software Assurance Specialist to join our team in Alexandria, VA.
Plan, create and execute manual and automatic software test activities as a member of an Agile software development team
Develop an understanding of current products and technologies in order to design and implement quality solutions to meet customer needs
Analyze and dissect system requirements and technical specifications to help ensure testability
Run both manual and automated test plans to find bugs, defects and regressions in product functionality
Design, develop and maintain test automation systems, tools and scripts
Conduct software compatibility tests with programs, hardware, operating systems, browsers, or network environments
Document software defects and report defects
Follow processes and procedures outlined for capturing data necessary for metrics reporting
Participate in the management, maintenance and monitoring of test environments
Write and execute load and performance test cases and scripts
Participate in Agile task such as sprint reviews, product backlog grooming, daily scrum, sprint planning and sprint retrospective
Execute dynamic web application vulnerability scans to help ensure application code adheres to security standards
Define test methods and create test plans for new or updated software projects to determine if the software will perform accurately and reliably
Must have active Secret Clearance
In addition to the specific clearance requirement, all personnel supporting CBP must have a current background investigation (BI) or obtain a favorable BI before joining the program.
Experience working with application development tools, such as version control, defect tracking, build management and test management
Prior experience with C#, Selenium and Visual Studio with a basic understanding of relational database, stored procedures, database functions and SQL
Experience with Cloud/AWS
BS degree in STEM or related field with 7-9 years of software application development or quality assurance experience, along with hands-on exposure to design, coding and testing, or master’s with 5-7 years of prior relevant experience.
SSi is an equal opportunity employer regardless of race, color, religion, creed, sex, marital status, national origin, disability, age, veteran status, on-the-job injury, sexual orientation, political affiliation or belief. Employment decisions are made without consideration of these or any other factors that employers are prohibited by law from considering. Any discriminatory action can be a cause for disciplinary action. SSi also prohibits discrimination against individuals with disabilities and will reasonably accommodate applicants with a disability, upon request, and will also ensure reasonable accommodation for employees with a disability. Veterans are encouraged to apply.