Careers - Metronome


Every individual has unique passions, career goals, and personal values. We are here to make the connection between those and the needs of our customers. When the stars align, we welcome our new employees - or Pulsers as we like to call them - to the family. We offer competitive benefits to ensure that our Pulsers are well taken care of for whatever comes their way.

All applicants are required to upload a current resume for consideration of employment.

Front End Software Tester

Job Title
Front End Software Tester
Requirement ID
Reston,  VA 20191
Other Location

Title: Front End Software Tester
Location: Reston, VA
Employment Type: Full-time
Responsibilities: Development environments include Java, Angular, Wildfly, Openshift, Docker, Jenkins, Git, Redmine, Artifactory, Postgres 11, some Cloud technologies (such as S3 and ElastiCache), Oracle, and Weblogic. To qualify for this LCAT, the candidate must have recent experience in some of these key areas and be willing/able to be in lead tester positions for Agile scrum teams.  Knowledge of Agile processes is required. Experience interacting with the end users and functional customer in support of sprint reviews, sprint demos and In-Plant Acceptance testing is preferred but not required. Automated testing experience is preferred but not required.  TS/SCI w/CI Poly is Required.

Required Qualifications:

  • 8+ years of related experience
  • Good knowledge of Test Plan and software test case design techniques
  • Knowledge of diverse system platforms
  • Experience in the following:
    • Agile leadership experience
    • Customer support to end user

Desired Qualifications:
  • Automated testing experience
  • In-Plant Acceptance testing
  • Experience using Redmine to track project progress
  • Automated testing with tools such as Selenium
  • DOD IAT Level II or above (Sec+CE, etc)

  • Bachelor's degree in computer science, computer engineering or relevant field required.
  • Relevant experience may substitute for education: HS with 12 years, AS/AA with 10 years, MS with 6 years, PhD with 4 years.
Clearance: TS/SCI w/CI Poly
Background Screening/Check/Investigation: Successful Completion of a Background Check will be required as a condition of hire.
Benefits: Metronome offers a comprehensive benefits package that reflects our commitment to creating a diverse and supportive workplace.  Benefit eligibility is determined on the type of position (full-time, part-time, temporary). Metronome’s range of benefits include, but are not limited to, Medical, Vision & Dental Insurance, Life Insurance, Paid Time-Off & Company Paid Holidays, Personal Development & Learning Opportunities.
Application Process: Please follow all instructions carefully. Errors or omissions may affect your consideration for employment.
  1. Select Create Profile and Apply to Requirement
  2. Complete your Profile and Answer the Questionnaire
  3. Upload a current resume
  4. Complete the Online Application and Submit

Evaluation Process: Metronome will evaluate applicants based on how well they meet the qualifications of the position above. Your completed application (including questionnaire, resume, and online application) will be used to determine your eligibility and how well you meet the qualifications for this position.
Your responses to the questionnaire may be compared to your resume and application; if either your resume or application contradicts or does not support your responses, you will disqualify yourself and not receive further consideration for this job.
Equal Employment Opportunity Policy
Metronome does not discriminate in employment on the basis of race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy and gender identity), national origin, political affiliation, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, genetic information, age, membership in an employee organization, retaliation, parental status, military service, or other non-merit factor.
Reasonable Accommodation Policy
Metronome is committed to providing reasonable accommodations to applicants with disabilities where appropriate. A reasonable accommodation is any change to a job, the work environment, or the way things are usually done that enables an individual with a disability to apply for a job, perform job duties or receive equal access to job benefits.
Applicants requiring reasonable accommodation for any part of the application process or hiring process should contact Metronome Human Resources at or 703-957-4082. Determinations on requests for reasonable accommodation will be made on a case-by-case basis.

Required Skills

See above