Software Tester

  • 2100 Clarendon Blvd, Arlington, VA 22201, USA
  • Contract

Company Description

This position is for one of our Clients, located at Arlington, VA. Our Client is one of the local government in Northern Virginia

Our Client is seeking a Software Tester for a long term 18-month Contractor in Arlington, VA!

Job Description

Our Client is seeking a Software Tester for a long term 18-month Contractor in Arlington, VA!

Role Profile: Reporting the System Implementation Manager, Software and Process Tester is responsible for the testing and quality assurance of the COTS solution, including integrations, both in production and in development.

Key Job Duties:

  • Test any newly developed and modified record types and/or functionality to ensure adherence
  • to the defined purpose, consistency of workflow, and compliance to requirements, standards
  • and guidelines
  • Translate functional requirements, session notes, gap analysis and requirements into
  • documented test plans, cases, and steps
  • Thoroughly plan, write, document, and execute test scripts
  • Perform unit and regression testing and document results for functionality developed by the
  • vendor and/or by the technical team and work with the team to seek resolutions
  • Perform testing for all software upgrades and patches performed by the vendor
  • Document issues and workarounds within the vendor established timeframes and reporting
  • guidelines
  • Manage and execute test plans and conduct functional and exploratory testing when necessary
  • and play a key role in user acceptance testing and in developer-led testing sessions with system users
  • Deliver on promised dates and timeframes while following the documented business processes
  • Communicate effectively with all stakeholders
  • Identify issues, risks, and dependencies and escalate appropriately
  • Support technical implementation and training activities as needed

Qualifications

Essential

  • Minimum of five years of software testing experience
  • A practical and systematic approach to testing
  • Experience working with COTS applications
  • Experience testing for accessibility (ADA Section 508(c) compliance)
  • Minimum of one-year testing on a website or web application
  • Minimum of one year working in an Agile project
  • Four-year degree in business or technology field
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Excellent problem-solving skills
  • Ability to work under pressure and with tight deadlines
  • Ability to work independently and with others
  • Outstanding attention to details
  • Passionate about helping others and about technology
  • Task-oriented, objective, and levelheaded

Beneficial

  • Experience with local government and land use and permitting activities
  • Master's degree in technology
  • Previous experience with Accela
  • Basic coding in VB.NET, GO, TSQL, C, C#, F#, or Python
  • Ability to write simple SQL statements
  • Previous experience with Jira

Additional Information

Bloomforth Teambuilder is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to disability, protected veteran status, race, color, religious creed, national origin, citizenship, marital status, sex, sexual orientation/gender identity, age or genetic information.