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Principal Test Engineer

Job ID: 2117771
Location: RESTON, VA, United States
Date Posted: Nov 24, 2021
Category: Software
Subcategory: SW Testing
Schedule: Full-time
Shift: Day Job
Travel: No
Minimum Clearance Required: None
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: Public Trust
Potential for Remote Work: Yes
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Job Description

Description

SAIC is looking for a Principal Test Engineer to join a development project on behalf of the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). The goal of the project is two-fold: 1) Creating a suite of clinical decision support tools on a SMART on FHIR platform while 2) Increasing interoperability between two EHR systems (VA's VistA and Cerner). 
 
The Principal Test Engineer will be responsible for:
- Working in all phases/aspects of testing: Unit, Regression, Integration, Interoperability, Security, Performance, End-to-End  
- Facilitating test planning for software builds and releases, resulting in comprehensive, well documented test plans that provide conclusive, auditable, verifiable evidence that all software changes have been tested appropriately
- Coordinating with stakeholders across teams and across organizations that are required for testing, communicating test responsibilities to these stakeholders, and ensuring stakeholders fulfill their responsibilities
- Planning test events, ensuring pre-requisite conditions are satisfied, facilitating the test event, and ensuring test results are properly documented and the test event is properly closed out and all post-event actions are fulfilled
- Working directly with the technical team (Developers, DBAs, etc.) to break down technical requirements and user stories into well documented and executable, verifiable test cases
- Developing reports and metrics that can be presented at various levels (e.g., customers, executives) demonstrating quality performance at the build and team level
- Identifying and fix production defects
- Analyze project statistical data 
- Draft and implement QA policies and procedure

Qualifications

Education and Experience:
- Bachelor's Degree plus 6+ years of relevant experience

Technology:
- ReactJS
- API experience; VA Lighthouse API experience is a plus
- CQL is a plus
- AWS experience is a plus
 
Key Skills:
-Functional/manual testing experience, majority of the testing will end user focused
-Experience writing test plans/scripts and reporting basic metrics to leadership
-Work closely with developers and product managers to understand functionality and changes/bug fixes that need to be tested
- Experience with user centric design, government contracts, or the VA would be a bonus
- Experience working in an Agile environment 
 
 



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Target salary range: $125,001 - $150,000. The estimate displayed represents the typical salary range for this position based on experience and other factors.


Overview

SAIC® is a premier Fortune 500® technology integrator driving our nation's technology transformation. Our robust portfolio of offerings across the defense, space, civilian, and intelligence markets includes secure high-end solutions in engineering, digital, artificial intelligence, and mission solutions. Using our expertise and understanding of existing and emerging technologies, we integrate the best components from our own portfolio and our partner ecosystem to deliver innovative, effective, and efficient solutions that are critical to achieving our customers' missions.

We are more than 26,500 strong; driven by mission, united by purpose, and inspired by opportunities. SAIC is an Equal Opportunity Employer, fostering a respectful work culture based on diversity, equity, and inclusion that values all contributors. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, SAIC has annual revenues of approximately $7.1 billion. For more information, visit saic.com.

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