Sr. Test Engineer (R)

  • Fort Belvoir, VA
  • Full-time

Company Description

We provide our federal customers with an exciting variety of IT and Intelligence services. In order to achieve our company growth goals, continually surpass our customer’s expectations and provide new opportunity for our employees, Metronome must attract the most professional and qualified employees.

Metronome believes in a strong company culture rooted in its core values and belief in our overall mission. We believe in supporting one another, exceeding our customer’s expectations, executing with passion and celebrating all successes. We work hard and encourage one another to have fun doing it.

Metronome is looking for individuals who also believe in these core set of values, those who yearn to support our nation’s vital projects and those who desire to work for a fast growing small business that appreciates each employees’ contributions and trusts them to make decisions while representing Metronome…those who Keep Projects Pulsing.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

Metronome is committed to providing reasonable accommodations to employees and applicants for employment, to assure that individuals with disabilities enjoy full access to equal employment opportunity (EEO). Metronome shall provide reasonable accommodations for the known physical or mental limitations of qualified employees and applicants with disabilities, unless Metronome can demonstrate that a particular accommodation would impose an undue hardship on business operations. Applicants requesting a reasonable accommodation may make a request.

Job Description

The Sr. Test Engineer will support test efforts for a number of software and systems development activities, hosted on a virtual big data platform and will be responsible for creating test procedures and scripts, based on requirements and usage. The Test Engineer will be responsible for executing test cases and scripts, will provide reports detailing findings and will identify opportunities for improvement.

The tester should have some experience in the installation of software applications and the operation of environments supporting testing. Some experience in conducting formalized tests, including unit, functional performance and smoke testing is required. The Test Engineer should be familiar with performing systems tests and will provide test guidance and timely problem resolution, through root cause and corrective action techniques.  

The ideal candidate will have hands-on experience with automated software testing and scripting, knowledge of testing best practices and defect management processes and proven experience in delivering quality products. A background or strong interest in business analysis or requirements analysis would be beneficial.


  • Government clearance required
  • Must possess a Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college in a related discipline, or equivalent experience/combined education, with 5 years of professional experience; or 3 years of professional experience with a related Master’s degree. Considered career or journey level
  • Experience with test case creation and execution, test reporting and testing methodologies
  • Fully versed and proficient in the use of Microsoft office products
  • Strong sustainment oriented technical background a plus
  • Software development experience is not required but would be a plus
  • Experience with Linux and virtualized platforms desired

Additional Information

Core Values

Passion - We believe.  We execute with all we have.
Improving - We surpass our best efforts.
Teammates - We respect and support one another.
Mission - We align with our customers’ objectives.
Celebrate Success - We reward all achievements.