BAE Systems Test Automation/Performance Engineer in Springfield, Virginia
As a Test Automation Engineer in an enterprise test organization, the incumbent will be part of a thriving dynamic team of test automation developers and IT professionals. The test automation development team researches and develops innovative test automation solutions for multiple software architectures and systems to validate functional and performance capabilities. To include but not limited to, evaluation and implementation of automation tools, development and deployment of automated test suites and test harnesses in multiple environments, and provide automated solutions to streamline business processes.
The ideal candidate is highly technical and has a proven commitment to quality with a solid understanding of test concepts, software architecture and familiar with the latest software development methodologies, technologies and application performance analysis. The candidate must be self-motivated and be able to work with other team members on multiple projects. The candidate must have strong trouble shooting skills and the persistence to resolve issues.
Typical Education & Experience
Typically a Bachelor's Degree and 4 years work experience or equivalent experience
Required Skills and Education
Must have a current and active TS/SCI with the ability to obtain a poly.
3 years of related professional experience and at least 2 years of practical experience with automation tools
Object Oriented Programming or scripting experience
Understanding of DevOps, CI/CD, IaC, Continuous Testing
Knowledge of multi-tiered web-based systems and data-driven applications
Expertise in analyzing, troubleshooting and resolving complex issues
Excellent planning and organization skills with commitment to delivering quality solutions
Ability to work concurrently on several projects with minimal instructions
Ability to prioritize and meet deadlines
Strong interpersonal and communication skills with the ability to work in a collaborative environment as well as independently with minimal supervision
Preferred Skills and Education
Bachelor of Science in a related field
Experience with Service and Network Virtualization
Experience with CA DevTest Solutions
Experience with HP Application Lifecycle Management (ALM), Unified Function Test (UFT), LoadRunner (LR)
Experience with Dynatrace, Application Performance Management
Experience with open source test tools (Selenium, SoapUI, JMeter, JUnit, etc.)
Experience with tools to enable DevOps, specifically Jenkins, GitLab, Nexus, ThreadFix, SonarQube, Redmine, PCF, Docker
Understanding of web services, APIs, OGC services (WMS, WFS, etc.)
Understanding of Agile frameworks and methodologies, specifically SAFe, SCRUM and TDD/BDD
Understanding of Cloud technology (AWS)
About BAE Systems Intelligence & Security
BAE Systems Intelligence & Security, based in McLean, Virginia, designs and delivers advanced defense, intelligence, and security solutions that support the important missions of our customers. Our pride and dedication shows in everything we dofrom intelligence analysis, cyber operations and IT expertise to systems development, systems integration, and operations and maintenance services. Knowing that our work enables the U.S. military and government to recognize, manage and defeat threats inspires us to push ourselves and our technologies to new levels. That s BAE Systems. That s Inspired Work. Equal Opportunity Employer/Females/Minorities/Veterans/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Gender Expression. To see Inspired Work in action, visit www.baesystems.com and follow us on Facebook: www.facebook.com/baesystemsintel.
Test Automation/Performance Engineer
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