Test Engineer

Location(s)
Vienna, VA
Clearance: 
Secret

As a Test Engineer on our solutions delivery team, you will have the unique opportunity to work on innovative projects advancing the digital transformation of critical government systems with true mission impact.  

Our delivery teams are driven to explore new ideas and technology, and care deeply about collaboration, feedback, and iteration. We follow lean agile practices, embrace the Ops (DataOps/DevSecOps/MLOps) to “automate-first”, use modern tech stacks, and constantly challenge each other to grow and improve.    

Technical members of our solutions teams require little guidance, but love to learn, collaborate, and problem solve. This position requires expertise and passion for testing mission critical applications to ensure a quality product delivery, and a strong desire to solve our customers’ unique technical challenges.    

NTC OVERVIEW:  We are seeking an Test Engineer to join our team. Working at NT Concepts means that you are part of an innovative, agile company dedicated to solving the most critical challenges in National Security. We’re looking for the best and the brightest to join us in supporting this mission. If meaningful work, initiative, creativity, and continuous self-improvement are important to your career, join our growing team and discover What’s Next for you. 

Mission Focus: NT Concepts is seeking an Test Engineer to support the DoD enterprise Military Housing system. This complex system of 34 web-based modules is used by over 10,000 active users to meet the housing needs of over 2.5 million service members, DoD civilians, and their families. 

Clearance: Active Top Secret  

Location: Hybrid or remote

Primary Responsibilities:  

  • Directs and/or assists in the design, development, and implementation of manual test plans and procedures for enterprise software applications
  • Ensure test compliance with software design, development, and integration standards
  • Reviews system requirements, documents test plans and transforms test plans into test scripts to be executed
  • Conducts performance and load tests at multiple stages in software development lifecycle
  • Ensures that test procedures are designed and developed to test the software for scalability, robustness, maintainability, and interoperability
  • Develops test data to be used in test scripts
  • Ensures proper execution of test scripts and documentation of test results in test logs and defect tracking systems
  • Collaborates daily with other test engineers, developers, and release managers in an agile construct
  • Analyzes test results and makes recommendations supported by such analysis
  • Explores the path to implement automation testing for the applications in future

Basic Qualifications:  

  • Clearance: Secret
  • 5+ years’ relevant experience with testing lifecycle software systems
  • BA/BS Degree in a technical discipline is required
  • Knowledge of SDLC and the role of testing in it
  • Experience designing and writing software test plans procedures
  • Experience working in a fast-paced agile environment 
  • Demonstrated proficiency with Git version control system
  • Experience with Jira and Confluence

Preferred Qualifications:  

  • Experience with automation testing tools such as Selenium
  • Experience supporting code reviews 
  • Experience working in Linux environments 
  • Familiarity with test-driven development principles

Physical Requirements  

  • Prolonged periods sitting at a desk and working on a computer 
  • Must be able to lift 10-15 pounds at times 

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About NT Concepts

Founded in 1998 and headquartered in the Washington DC Metro area, NT Concepts is a private, mid-tier company with clients spanning the Intelligence and Defense communities. We deliver end-to-end ​data and technology solutions ​that advance the modernization, transformation, and automation of the national security mission—solutions with real impact developed in a strong engineering culture that encourages technical growth, leadership, and creative “big idea” problem-solving.

Employees are the core of NT Concepts. We understand that world-changing concepts happen in collaborative environments. We are a company where talented and diverse teams work together using innovation and expertise to solve our clients’ most critical challenges. Here, you’ll gain competitive benefits, opportunities to bolster your skills and develop new abilities, and a company culture dedicated to support and service. In addition to our benefits program, we encourage our employees to take part in #NTC_GivesBack, which paves the way for positive social change.

If joining a stable company with strong professional growth opportunities resonates with you, and you seek vital, mission-driven projects (for some pretty cool clients) that use your specific talents, we’d love to have you move forward with us.

Together is Better

We believe diversity and inclusion drive innovation, and that when we work together, we can accomplish anything. NT Concepts is a people-first, Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer—regardless of a person’s race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, Veteran status, or any other protected class. If you have a disability and need accommodation, let us know. All resumes are held in confidence. NT Concepts participates in E-Verify.

Category: Software Developer
Location(s)
Vienna, VA
Clearance: 
Secret

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Together is better.

We believe diversity and inclusion drive innovation, and that when we work together, we can accomplish anything. NT Concepts is a people-first, Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer—regardless of a person’s race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, Veteran status, or any other protected class. If you have a disability and need accommodation, let us know.  All resumes are held in strict confidence. NT Concepts participates in E-Verify.