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Automation Test Lead

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Job Number:
641949
Job Category:
Information Technology - Software
Location:
ARLINGTON, VA US
Schedule:
Full-time
Travel:
None
Shift:
Day Job
Potential for Teleworking:
No
Clearance Level Must Currently Possess:
None
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain:
Public Trust
Description:
Serve as a test lead in a fast-paced environment, including working with diverse technologies. Assist the test team and other stakeholders to deliver under Agile Scrum and Continuous Integration.  Support test strategy development, test planning, estimating work based on team velocity, size of Epics, number of stories, and tasks under a scrum approach, test documentation (test plan, test cases, test report).  Execute test cases/activities, analyze, report, track defects and report test results. All testing must be automated (as much as possible) and included into the Test Automation Framework. Testing may include functional/system test, integration test, regression test, performance test and Section 508.

Responsibilities include mentoring and coaching staff on testing best practices and test automation technical issues.

DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:
1- Develop Test Strategy and Plan of the Common Acquisition Platform. Develop Estimates, Test Plans, Test Cases and Test Analysis Reports and ensure project related test deliverables adhere to policy and meet requirements.
2- Responsible for test planning, test documentation development, test execution, defects tracking and test results reporting. Conduct different kinds of testing (functional, regression, 508, performance).
3- Escalate risks and issues related to test.
4- Responsible for providing guidance and leading a group of tester to accomplish the goals and objectives of the test strategy for the program.


Qualifications:
REQUIRED SKILLS: • Minimum of 3 years experience as a test lead in an automated testing environment. Proficient in leading team of engineers.
• Software Analysis & Design knowledge/experience is needed while also having a solid background in Software Quality & Testing.            
• Highly proficient in and knowledgeable of test techniques such as boundary analysis, type checking, negative testing, test-data coverage analysis such as DDP coverage testing and other techniques. 
• Highly Proficient in creating an automation framework and with automation testing tool Selenium/Protractor.
• Must have hands-on experience having performed both functional, non-functional testing & ability to review requirements, design, code as needed.
• Highly proficient in developing test plans, test cases, and test scripts.
• Highly proficient  in backend testing. Highly proficient in the use of database SQL, Unix/Linux commands and Unix scripting.     
• Highly Proficient in integration testing.                                                                                                                 
• Proficient and knowledgeable of APIs and JSON, must have experience working with them.
• Highly proficient in analytical and problem solving skills with attention to details.
• Highly proficient in risk identification and resolution recommendation.
• Highly proficient with organization skills and a proven ability to multi-task, handle multiple assignments / individuals simultaneously and effectively bring discussions and issues to closure with consensus. Ability to work within a team environment.                                                                                  
• Highly proficient in delivering under Agile Scrum and Continuous Integration.
• Highly proficient in written and communication skills.
• Experienced in Angular JS, Drupal or JavaScript .

DESIRED SKILLS: • Competent in GIT.
• Proficient in using Section 508 tool such as Accessibility Management Platform (AMP) and JAWS.
• Proficient with performance testing using tools such as LoadRunner or Performance Center.
• Proficient in investigating and debugging infrastructure and application issues.  
• Must be a self-starter/self-directed member of the team.
• Highly proficient in progress, status and ROI reporting
• Unit testing experience with Jasmine
• Experience working with data services
• Proficient in Rally for requirements and defects management.
• Knowledge of SOA architecture.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   
• Experience in AWS cloud testing.
• Proficient in client server, object-oriented, web-based systems/web services and environments and related tools & technology. 
• Experience in gap analysis
• Proficient in Security Testing (Webservices and APIs)

DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:
1- Develop Test Strategy and Plan of the Common Acquisition Platform. Develop Estimates, Test Plans, Test Cases and Test Analysis Reports and ensure project related test deliverables adhere to policy and meet requirements.
2- Responsible for test planning, test documentation development, test execution, defects tracking and test results reporting. Conduct different kinds of testing (functional, regression, 508, performance).
3- Escalate risks and issues related to test.
4- Responsible for providing guidance and leading a group of tester to accomplish the goals and objectives of the test strategy for the program.

EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE: Typically requires BS degree and 8 – 12 years of prior relevant experience or Masters with 6 – 10 years of prior relevant experience. May possess a Doctorate in technical domain. EFFECTIVE DATE: 01/02/2016



Leidos Overview:
Leidos is a global science and technology solutions leader working to solve the world’s toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company’s 33,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported pro forma annual revenues of approximately $10 billion for the fiscal year ended January 1, 2016 after giving effect to the recently completed combination of Leidos with Lockheed Martin's Information Systems & Global Solutions business (IS&GS). For more information, visit www.Leidos.com. The company’s diverse employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Qualified women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans are encouraged to apply. Leidos will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories for employment in accordance with relevant Laws. Leidos is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
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