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Mid Level Technical Analyst / IT Tester

Washington, DC
Direct hire.  This is not a temp to perm or temp opening.  Seeking IV&V Analyst / IT Tester.  Location is DC and Arlington, VA.  Must be US Citizens clearable for Public Trust.  Full time job with full benefits.  

Looking for a Mid-Level Technical Analyst/Tester to support our client by performing Independent Verification and Validation (IV&V) of various types of systems and applications, including custom software as well as commercial off-the-shelf (COTS) products.   IV&V activities consist of documentation review, process assessment, and independent testing.  The Mid-level Tester will be primarily responsible for reviewing requirements/user stories, designing and executing test cases/scripts and documenting test results.  Testing assignments will include preparing for and performing functional testing.  The ideal candidate will be a professional, energetic, motivated self-starter that is able to work independently as well as in a collaborative team environment.  Additionally, the candidate must be a team player who is able to work well under pressure in a fast-paced environment.  Must be willing to work on site in DC metropolitan area on a regularly basis.
What you’ll do
  • Performs independent verification and validation for assigned projects
  • Review and analyze technical artifacts and report findings
  • Research industry best practices or regulatory requirements
  • Supports the development and delivery of IV&V deliverables (test plan, test cases, mapping documents, reports, etc.)
  • Proficient in manual testing
  • Excellent plus: experience with automated regression, performance and load testing
  • Excellent plus: Momentum financial experience
  • Supports project manager with planning and scheduling activities and risk identification/mitigation. 
  • If necessary, supports IV&V integration with DevOps and leads the automated/load testing 
 
Qualifications and Requirements
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, or other technical disciplines
  • Must have excellent communication skills both oral and written
  • Must be able to communicate clearly with cross-functional teams
  • Familiarity with IEEE, INCOSE, CMMI standards
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • 5-7 years of proven software testing experience
  • 5-7 years of hands-on functional testing experience that includes:
    • Test case development and execution
    • Defects Identification and ability to follow client defect lifecycle
    • Knowledge of RTM
    • Daily test status and tracking reporting to team lead
  • Ability to adapt quickly in a rapidly changing dynamic environment. 
  • Ability to prioritize and multi-task across numerous work streams 
  • Detail oriented with excellent follow through. 
  • Must be able to obtain Public Trust clearance
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