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Automation Tester (REMOTE)

Job Title
Automation Tester (REMOTE)
Job ID
27726080
Work From Home
Yes
Work Remote
Yes
Location
Richmond,  VA
Other Location
Description

The Challenge:
When a user tries new software, they expect it to be intuitive and run smoothly. Functionality, reliability, and user experience are key to successful software development – and that means rigorous testing. That’s why we need you, an experienced test engineer who knows how to thoroughly test software and work with developers to make sure our team releases the best software possible.  As a test engineer on our team, you’ll use your experience to work with testers, developers, engineers, etc. to develop a solution that will be used to support our Veteran’s using Pega. You’ll build a test plan with test cases based on user stories. Using automated and manual processes, you’ll generate data and execute the test cases to see how the software performs, then document the results and communicate defects to the development team so they can start improving the tool. You’ll automate continuous security and performance testing and monitor health of generally as part of an established DevOps Pipeline. This is an opportunity to supercharge your skills by writing the code to test the code using opensource tools like Selenium WebDriver . This position is open to remote delivery anywhere within the U.S., to include the District of Columbia.

You Have:

  • 4+ years of experience with functional testing, regression testing, performance testing, 508 testing, or system integration testing, supporting user acceptance testing
  • 2+ years of experience with Agile methodologies
  • 4+ years of experience with test automation tools, open source, and COTS test automation frameworks
  • Experience with supporting applications deployed in a Mobile environment
  • Experience with Pega 8.x
  • Ability to obtain a security clearance
  • Bachelor’s degree or 7 years of experience

Nice If You Have:
  • Ability to work effectively independently and on diverse teams
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks simultaneously
  • Ability to adapt in a fast–paced and changing environment
  • Possession of excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Knowledge of DevOps and automation frameworks
  • Possession of excellent problem solving and conflict resolution skills
  • Bachelor’s degree in CS or Computer Engineering preferred
  • Vetting:
    Applicants selected may be subject to a government investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements of the U.S. government client.

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ThunderYard Solutions is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.  We don’t just accept difference – we celebrate it, we support it, and we thrive on it for the benefit of our employees, our community, and our customers.  All applicants will be considered for employment without discrimination of race, color, religion, or belief, national, social, or ethnic origin, sex, age, physical, mental, or sensory disability, HIV status, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, marital, civil union, or domestic partnership status, protected veteran status, family medical history or genetic information.

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