Automation Tester

  • Reston, VA, USA
  • Full-time
  • Clearance: Top Secret/SCI

Company Description

At RED GATE we do everything we can to serve our clients:
Using the right technical skills, unique methodologies, best practices, and integrated technology, we help clients implement bold solutions. New approaches to emerging and evolving threats. Non-traditional ways to overcome entrenched obstacles. Advantage through opportunity. If you have a serious challenge or problem, we can help you solve it.  The below job description provides details on how this role will help to serve our clients.

Job Description

Work in tandem with the software development team to validate, document, test, and deploy applications. Demonstrate expertise in identifying and preventing defects in products and services on continuous basis and work on the correction of any defects found with software engineers, system engineers, and DevOps engineers. Avoid problems when delivering solutions to customers. Use automation tools and techniques to achieve these objectives.


Basic Qualifications:

  • 4+ years of experience as a software tester
  • Experience with the creation of test cases, test suites, requirements matrices, and end-of-test reports
  • Experience in developing automated application test scripts with industry tools, including tools such as Selenium or Functional Tester
  • Experience in developing automated API test scripts with industry tools, including SoapUI or Postman
  • Experience with contributing to the delivery of automated testing plans, performance test plans, test reports, UAT plans, traceability matrices, and testing artifacts
  • Experience with analyzing and documenting software test results
  • Experience with designing, implementing, tailoring, and documenting automated test frameworks used on testing projects
  • Bachelor's degree


Additional Qualifications:

  • Experience with software development using languages, including Java and Python
  • Experience with Agile SDLC and the integration of automated testing into a CI/CD pipeline, including Git and Jenkins
  • Experience with developing performance test scripts and scenarios using industry tools, including HP LoadRunner or Performance Center, JMeter, or other tools
  • Experience with developing data integrity test scripts on databases, including Oracle and PostgreSQL
  • Ability to manage discrepancies identified during testing and collaborate with the software development team to resolve software bugs
  • Ability to set testing schedules and provide progress or status to project management and client stakeholders
  • Foundation or Advanced Tester Certification
  • Automated Test Tool Certifications or Training


Additional Information

The Red Gate Group, Ltd. is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. The Red Gate Group, Ltd. considers applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status, or membership in any other group protected by federal, state, or local law.  EEO is the Law

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