Software Test Engineer

Software Test Engineer

Job Location

Tysons, Virginia

Salary Range

TBD

Role Summary

The Software Test Engineer will design and execute tests for software systems to be integrated into embedded systems for various applications in the wireless industry.

DGS is seeking qualified candidates that are passionate about the future of wireless technology. Ideal candidates must be able to thrive under pressure and be able to work within tight time constraints.

Job Description

  • Design, develop and execute test plans according to business requirements.
  • Develop/collect test inputs/cases to use for integration testing and regression testing.
  • Prepare test scripts to improve efficiency and effectiveness of testing.
  • Create and execute manual test cases as well as automation test scripts to provide the maximum coverage. Report and verify bugs as part of new features testing and regression testing.
  • Provide comprehensive and concise test results and assist in their understanding. Prepare and present test reports.
  • Analyze test results and track software testing metrics. Consistently contribute to improvements in terms of processes and technologies.

Required Skills

  • BA/BS in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Information Technology, or a related field (or equivalent)
  • A minimum of 3 years of experience as a Quality Assurance / Software Testing specialist. Expertise in software testing fundamentals and test techniques (ISTQB certificate would be a plus)
  • Must have experience in test methods (white box, black box, etc.)
  • Knowledge of at least one programming/ scripting language.
  • Competency in working with test automation tools and frameworks (e.g., Java, Selenium)
  • Prior work experience with databases and SQL
  • Experience with JIRA for test management and bug tracking
  • Basic knowledge of Linux OS, C++ and Python
  • Experience in agile development process (Scrum, XP)
  • A track record of performing testing activities through the full test life-cycle. (Expertise in performance, load testing would be a plus)
  • Proven ability to meet tight deadlines and report the risks and issues in a timely manner.
  • Experience of working individually as well as in a team.
  • Strong analytical skills and a keen eye for detail
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal. Good at presentation, report writing skills, communication skills, problem solving skills, analytical skills, attention to details.

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Digital Global Systems
Attn: Recruiting
7950 Jones Branch Drive, Studio 1A
Tysons, VA 22102

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