Sr. Software Quality Engineer

  • L3Harris
  • 501 Pennsylvania Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20001, USA
  • Nov 09, 2020
[Information Technology]

Job Description

Sr. Software Quality EngineerWashington, DCOn the L3Harris team, your job is to secure the world. We dont work here just for the advanced technology and equipment: We work here because we know what and who were protecting. From families to the intelligence community, and from our climate to our men and women in uniform were making the world a safer place. Working in Software with L3Harris you'll join our team of qualified, diverse individuals and work in a fast-paced environment with high expectations, global scope, and a collaborative team setting.FULL TIMELEVEL: VARIESTRAVEL: NONESALARY: VARIESSuccess ProfileWhat makes a successful Software Engineer at L3Harris?Check out the traits were looking for and see if you have the right mix.INNOVATIVETECHNICALINFLUENTIALCRITICAL THINKERANALYTICALDETAIL ORIENTEDJob DescriptionJob ID SAS20201###-####4Date posted 05/18/2020L3Harris is dedicated to recruiting and developing diverse, high-performing talent who are passionate about what they do. Our employees are unified in a shared dedication to our customers mission and quest for professional growth. L3Harris provides an inclusive, engaging environment designed to empower employees and promote work-life success. Fundamental to our culture is an unwavering focus on values, dedication to our communities, and commitment to excellence in everything we do.L3Harris Technologies is an agile global aerospace and defense technology innovator, delivering end-to-end solutions that meet customers mission-critical needs. The company provides advanced defense and commercial technologies across air, land, sea, space and cyber domains. L3Harris has approximately $18 billion in annual revenue and 48,000 employees, with customers in more than 100 countries.Description:Position Title: Senior QA EngineerLocation: Washington D.CRequisition ID: SAS20201###-####4The Senior Quality Assurance Engineer is a highly qualified specialist whose primary responsibility is to ensure QA compliance across all customer deliverables by identifying and managing risks, developing new test methods, and conducting tests during development and before product releases. The Senior QA Engineer applies effectively solves the most complex tasks and applies specialist knowledge to achieve anticipated results.Essential Duties and ResponsibilitiesMeeting with the software/product owners to determine quality assurance parameters.Designing and implementing QA procedures to ensure effective test coverage.Implement and monitor test scripts to assess functionality, reliability, performance, and quality of the service or product.Drafting and reviewing of testing documents; test reports, test plans, test proceduresEnsure that user/stakeholder expectations are met during the testing process.Troubleshoot quality issues and modify test procedures in response to customer complaints and product issues. Perform thorough regression testing when bugs are fixedDrive continuous improvement, recommending and implementing enhancements to test processes and procedures.Providing input to training materials and operating guides.Manage, maintain and enhance the suite of automated tests for the assigned products and applicationsResponding to requests from the development team and management.Mentor less experienced team members to increase their effectiveness.Ensure test environments are maintained to maximise availability.Assist in trialling, implementing and running test automation solutions.Use superior technical writing skills including ability to produce detailed test documentation and associated test artefacts.Apply analytical and problem-solving skills, and meticulous attention to detail.Required QualificationsBachelors Degree in Computer Science, Information Technology or equivalent experience.3-5 years of product testing and test development experience in a commercial environment.Proven application testing experience across a range of platforms including Linux, Windows, Android and iOS.3+ years of experience in setting up automation frameworks and automated functional testing toolsKnowledgeable in OS concepts - virtualisation (VMWare, Hypervisor), containerisation (e.g Docker, Portainer), file systems, memory/storage, process management, files, threads and concurrencyExperienced in Shell scripting in both Linux and Windows environments.Experience with web server architectures, management, and associated protocols.Understanding of TCP/IP networking and associated analysis tooling.Experienced with Atlassian products such as Jira and ConfluenceFamiliar with common test automation systems and frameworksExperience with common mobile device testing tools (e.g Appium, Selenium)Familiar with CI/CD and associated automation tools.Skilled in multiple proprietary and open source test automation frameworks (e.g. Selenium, Appium, UFT, Robot Framework, TestNG)Scripting and automation with Python, Docker, Ansible, Kubernetes, PowerShell or similar with specific experience in continuous integration and deployment.Must be a US Citizen or US Person as defined by ITAR and have ability to obtain and maintain a US Government Security ClearancePreferredISTQB Certified Tester Foundation Level or equivalent test process training desirable.Proficient scripting language skills, Python is preferred.Strong knowledge of software QA methodologies, tools and processes.Excellent communication skills and ability to work directly with stakeholders during project integration phases.Please be aware many of our positions require the ability to obtain a security clearance. Security clearances may only be granted to U.S. citizens. In addition, applicants who accept a conditional offer of employment may be subject to government security investigation(s) and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.By submitting your rsum for this position, you understand and agree that L3Harris Technologies may share your rsum, as well as any other related personal information or documentation you provide, with its subsidiaries and affiliated companies for the purpose of considering you for other available positions.L3Harris Technologies is proud to be an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. L3Harris is committed to treating all employees and applicants for employment with respect and dignity and maintaining a workplace that is free from unlawful discrimination. All applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding or other related medical conditions), gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status, characteristic or membership in any other group protected by federal, state or local laws. L3Harris maintains a drug-free workplace and performs pre-employment substance abuse testing a
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