Test Engineer, Senior - 37526 in Franconia, VA at Alion Science and Technology

Date Posted: 10/6/2021

Job Snapshot

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    Franconia, VA
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    Not Specified
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  • Telework
    Telework - Not Eligible

Job Description

Position Summary:
Oversee software testing operations to include management of unit test development, test plan and procedure development, test deck development, execution of tests, documentation of results and automated test development.  Provide support to software test engineers and software design engineers on functional user experience testing. The applicant that fills this position will be REQUIRED to be in the office 3 days a week and may choose to work from home 2 days a week.


Plan, oversee and document recommendations associated with performance and usability testing.

Participate in the AGILE development process.

Attend daily Scrum meetings and other Scrum ceremonies.

Present at Sprint Reviews the issues tested and answer any questions that come up

Participate in user acceptance testing activities.

Work with management team to ensure development and operations result in quality products.

Develop Use Cases

Develop Storyboards

Develops test plans, scripts, scenarios, functional tests, regression tests, and deployment tests.

Implements the testing processes and ensures all test activities follow those processes.

Produces reports on each test activity and tracks test metrics.


Bachelor degree in an engineering or operations discipline.  In some cases, educational requirements may be adjusted or waived for more than 10 years applicable work experience.

5-7 years’ experience in testing and/or test management, with a focus on quality control, usability and/or performance.

Experience with automated test development tool.  Selenium IDE is preferred.

Understanding of software applications built on a J2EE-web architecture on a source code level.

Understanding of software engineering practices.


U.S. citizenship and the ability to obtain a DoD Secret Clearance upon hire are required. 

Existing Clearance is preferred.

Security Clearance: Secret
Telework - Not Eligible

Diversity Statement

We are an EOE that values our employee’s talent – regardless of gender, race, ethnicity, national origin, sexual orientation, religion or other protected characteristics – Your Talent Is Our Strength.

Women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and Veterans are encouraged to apply. Alion will provide a reasonable accommodation to individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans who need assistance to apply. Please visit the Alion Careers site for more information. U.S. Citizenship Required for the majority of our positions.

Covid Notice

A new Federal Executive Order requires that employees of Federal contractors and subcontractors be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 by December 8, 2021. Accordingly, as a condition of employment with Technical Solutions, a division of Huntington Ingalls Industries, employees will be required to provide proof of full vaccination against COVID-19 or have an approved exemption prior to starting employment.

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