By Light Professional IT Services

  • Software Test Engineer

    Job Locations US-FL-Orlando
    Job ID
    # of Openings
    Job Function
    Information Technology
    Minimum Clearance
    Ability to Obtain Clearance
  • Overview

    The Software Test Engineer is responsible for testing and evaluating the training and simulation software, development of testing process and related documentation, development and maintenance of test cases and supporting documentation.  Works with the software development team and engineering team assisting with the creation of testable functionality and design requirements.  Maintains results of tests and provides reports and metrics related to software and engineering test results.


    • Design and execute test plans on training and simulation software and related capabilities. 
    • Record and document results and compare to expected results. 
    • Detect software failures so that defects may be discovered and corrected. 
    • Generate historical analysis of test results. Document anomalies and issues.
    • Maintain database of software defects. 
    • Examine code and execution of code in various environments. 
    • Develop and document application test plans based on software requirements and technical specifications.
    • Ensure compliance with general programming best practices, accepted web standards and those standards set forth by upstream sources. 
    • Perform application and system security audits. Participate in application planning meetings. 
    • Ensure data integrity standards. 
    • Perform reviews, walkthroughs, or inspections. 
    • Develop testing processes, instruction, and methodologies for engineers to support the build and deployment of customer system solutions.

    Required Experience/Qualifications

    • Bachelor’s Degree in a computer related field and three (3) years of software testing experience or equivalent years of software testing experience
    • Experience with one or more programming languages:  Ruby, JavaScript, Python, Ansible
    • Experience with one or more automation testing platforms (Jenkins preferred)
    • Experience in Linux environments.  Experience with Networking, Linux Systems, Windows, Testing, Agile Software Development/Software Development Life Cycle,  System and software testing, Test Case development, bug tracking.

    Special Requirements/Security Clearance

    • Secret preferred, but MUST be able to obtain and maintain a DOD Secret Clearance

    Physical Demands

    • Able to lift 50 lbs (MANDATORY)


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