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Software Test Lead

Leidos | Columbia MD 21046 USA | Full Time | Posted: 07/26/2019

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The Defense Group at Leidos has a career opening for a Software Test Lead in Ft. Meade, MD. *This position will primarily be a telecommuting position, but candidates are preferred in the Fort Meade, MD or Scott AFB, IL area. *


This Lead Software Tester will assist with the development and deployment of a Software Defined Networking (SDN) solution for the Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA).

  • Lead a team of software testers across the SDN project to ensure delivery of quality software that meets the requirements of the project.
  • Define software quality assurance policies and ensure their consistent application and adherence.
  • Develop test plans and test cases based on requirements and software quality assurance best practices.
  • Test the functionality of the applications including end-to-end, integration, regression, performance, usability and user acceptance testing.
  • Manage concurrent software testing activities across multiple environments in a variety of phases in accordance with the project schedule.
  • Plan and schedule testing activities, including staff, code deployments and infrastructure.
  • Document test results including collecting logs, writing defect reports and assigning defects for resolution.
  • Work closely with systems, software and network engineers to ensure the application meets all requirements.
  • Coordinate with customers and other stakeholders for reviews, acceptance testing and sign-off.
  • Design, implement, manage and leverage infrastructure to support automated tests.
  • Develop automated tests.

  • Requires BS and 4 - 8 years of prior relevant experience or Masters with 2 - 6 years of prior relevant experience.
  • Prior software testing experience.
  • Experience with analysis of technical design specifications and other requirements to develop test plans and test cases, to include critical analysis of design artifacts to ensure sufficient testing for corner/edge cases.
  • Strong communication skills that enable proactive and effective collaboration with a virtual team.
  • Currently possess an active DoD Secret security clearance.

  • Prior experience as a Test Lead, including leading a team of remote testers.
  • Experience testing in a Unix or Linux command line environment.
  • Experience developing automated end-to-end integration and performance tests.
  • Experience with SoapUI and/or Ansible.
  • Prior software development experience.

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Location Columbia, MD, 21046, United States
Categories Quality Assurance/Safety

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