KBRwyle Software Support Specialist / Tester in Lexington Park, Maryland

Software Support Specialist / Tester

Description

WHO WE ARE

KBRwyle is a global government services organization delivering full life cycle professional and technical services from over 60 U.S. and 40 international locations. Our core capabilities include logistics, engineering, science, cyber, intelligence and security services.

WHAT TO EXPECT

When you become part of the KBR team, your career opportunities are endless. We offer challenging assignments on some of the world's largest and most complex projects where our customers have come to value us, because they know, We Deliver!

ABOUT THIS POSITION

The KBRwyle software and IT Solutions Sector is looking for a Software Tester.This position supports aviation logistics systems which enable users to process and analyze material supply information.

The successful candidate will be expected to utilize tools and follow processes that ensure high quality software is delivered. The primary responsibilities of the candidate include design, develop and execute test plans and procedures to ensure high-availability and performance, and support continuous improvement by investigating and promoting best-practice techniques and technologies to improve test coverage, software performance enhancements and test automation.

The candidate will:

  • Contribute in all phases of the software development lifecycle in support of team objectives

  • Architect test environments and quality pipelines

  • Improve and evolve existing testing frameworks and processes

  • Write and execute functional and regression test cases for multiple projects to ensure software is in compliance with specifications

  • Validate releases of software components

  • Development of manual and coded UI test scripts

  • Analyzing, reporting, tracking and re-testing defects

  • Identify and propose best test automation frameworks and tools

  • Collaborate with developers to ensure quality of solutions and continuous improvement

  • Continuously monitor, troubleshoot, and improve software tests and overall quality

  • Support continuous improvement by investigating alternatives and technologies to improve test coverage and test automation

  • Strong familiarity with unit and integration testing

  • Understanding of Quality Control and Quality Assurance practices and policies

Qualifications

BAS IC QUALIFICATIONS:

Bachelor’s Degree AND 2 years of general professional experience, or a total of 6 years of work experience in lieu of a degree (Candidate may substitute 2 years of experience for an Associate's degree)

Clearance Requirement:US Citizen with an active DoD Secret clearance or US Citizen eligible for a DoD security clearance.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

Team attitude, highly motivated and willing to take responsibility & ownership

Excellent Communication and writing skills

ADDITIONAL QUALIFICATIONS:

Prior experience performing software test activities is desired

Experience with test automation tools and techniques is desired

Prior experience working in a team environment supporting Agile software development is desired

Database/SQL Query experience desired

Experience with Team Foundation Server a plus

INCLUDES:

Competitive health, wellness & lifestyle benefits

Inclusive, flexible and supportive company culture

Ongoing training and development opportunities

LEARN MORE ABOUT KBRwyle: https://www.kbr.com/markets/government

KBR is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, national origin, veteran status, genetic information, union status and/or beliefs, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law.

Bachelor’s Degree AND 2 years of general professional experience, or a total of 6 years of work experience in lieu of a degree (Candidate may substitute 2 years of experience for an Associate's degree)Clearance Requirement:US Citizen with an active DoD Secret clearance or US Citizen eligible for a DoD security clearance.Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:Team attitude, highly motivated and willing to take responsibility & ownershipExcellent Communication and writing skillsADDITIONAL QUALIFICATIONS:Prior experience performing software test activities is desiredExperience with test automation tools and techniques is desiredPrior experience working in a team environment supporting Agile software development is desiredDatabase/SQL Query experience desiredExperience with Team Foundation Server a plusINCLUDES:Competitive health, wellness & lifestyle benefitsInclusive, flexible and supportive company cultureOngoing training and development opportunitiesLEARN MORE ABOUT KBRwyle:https://www.kbr.com/markets/governmentKBR is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, national origin, veteran status, genetic information, union status and/or beliefs, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law.

Job: Information Technology

Primary Location: US-US-MD-Lexington Park

Req ID: 1068951