Test Automation/Performance Engineer Job
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Springfield, VA 22150, US
Engineering & Technology
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|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.
Required Skills and Education •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 supervisionPreferred 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 do—from 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.
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Meet Our Veterans
All of my co-workers have been very helpful with my transition into the company and in my training as a Common Missile Warning Systems technician. The camaraderie of the other WIP employees has also been instrumental in my transition out of the Marine Corps.
Retired Cpl. J. Munoz
Operating Enduring Freedom