Test Automation Engineer in Falls Church, VA at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 7/27/2020

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Job Description

Eliassen Group is seeking a software test engineer for a government client in Falls Church, VA. In this role, you will focus mostly on automated testing to accelerate to support the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) Priority Telecommunications Services (PTS), delivered through service providers’ public networks. The PTS program provides priority voice, video, and data communications to the NS/EP community in times when the public telecommunications networks are experiencing stress from natural or man-made disasters, such as hurricanes, earthquakes, terrorist attacks, or other acts of war. 

This is a contract to hire position. Due to federal security clearance requirements, applicant must be a United States Citizen with the ability to obtain a Public Trust Clearance.

Responsibilities of the Test Automation Engineer:
  • Develop tests and test automation suites
  • Leverage automated test tools/frameworks to implement test scripts
  • Recommend improvements to existing processes and implement new tools
  • Perform functional, integration, regression, security, scalability, and other tests
  • Support automated testing of UI/UX, mid tier, and backend systems
  • Generate reports that accurately detail defects found during testing 
  • Test software development methodology in an Agile environment
  • Provide recommendations for continuous improvement
Requirements of the Test Automation Engineer:
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or equivalent and at least 5 years of experience in automated testing
  • Experience leveraging C#, Java, or equivalent to develop automation test scripts
  • Experience developing test strategy, designing test cases, and modifying/executing automated regression test scripts
  • Solid understanding of REST and demonstrated experience with REST API testing/automation
  • Experience with automated testing front end test tools: Selenium, Ruby, Cucumber, etc.
  • Familiarity with testing tools for REST and SOAP: Postman, SoapUI, etc.
  • Willing and able to learn new technologies in a dynamic environment
Keywords: Test Automation Engineer, Selenium, Cucumber, C#, Java, Public Trust Clearance

Job ID: 338569

About Eliassen Group:

Eliassen Group provides strategic talent solutions to drive our clients’ innovation and business results. Leveraging over 30 years of success, our expertise in IT staffing, Agile consulting, creative services, managed services, and life sciences enables us to partner with our clients to execute their business strategy and scale effectively. Headquartered in Reading, MA and with offices from coast to coast, Eliassen Group offers local community presence, deep networks, as well as national reach. For more information, visit http://www.eliassen.com.

Eliassen Group is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

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