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Web Application Tester w/ 508 & Security Certifications
Ref No.: 19-02168
Location: Winchester, Virginia
This position is based in Winchester, VA as part of a dynamic agile team located on site supporting the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA). The candidate must demonstrate the ability to work directly with our Government clients and development team to provide thorough manual and automated testing for .NET and Java web applications. The ideal candidate is driven towards excellence and achievement. Proven and demonstrable communication (written, verbal and presentation) skills are mandatory. US Citizenship is required.

‪To apply you for this position you must: ‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬
‪Have at least Three (3) years of experience in:‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬
• .NET and/or Java web application development testing
• 508 compliance testing for Federal web applications
• Security testing in Federal RMF / FEDRAMP environment
• ‬‪Documenting test cases‬‬‬
• Conducting testing within an Agile development methodology
• ‪Providing demos and walkthroughs to development team‬‬‬

‪In the event of further consideration by our firm, you must be prepared to undergo and pass;‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬
• ‪A full background and favorable security clearance check by the U.S. Office of Personnel Management (OPM), Client and FEMA‬‬‬‬
• ‪A background screening performed by our firm, contractor or authorized agent‬‬‬‬‬‬‬.‬‬‬‬‬

‪Skills and Experience:‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬
• ‪Three (3) to Five (5) years of Functional, Security, Quality Assurance and Compliance Testing ‬‬‬‬‬‬
• Ability to absorb and understand complex application functionality
• Ability to write Manual and Automated test scripts, utilize automation test tools (Like UFT) and document test cases
• Proficient at regression, 508 compliance and security testing
• Experience working within an agile environment with fast paced sprints and understanding of basic agile concepts
• 508 Certification Required
• Security+ Certification Desired

In this position you will be tasked to:
• Collaborate and communicate with our team, clients and stakeholders to produce deliverables on a timely basis
• Manage your tasks and associated activities for Federal clients and manage client expectations
• Take direction from and communicate effectively with our firm's Program Manager
• Develop professional relationships
• Understand and be able to communicate the client mission, business and operational situation
• Work with and collaborate with the team's Program Manager, team members and teaming partners.

An ideal applicant will:
• Be able to manage, prioritize and work multiple projects and tasks at the same time
• Be enthusiastic, professional, energetic, detailed orientated, well-organized, and possess an excellent business acumen
• Be expected to maintain the highest standards of ethical and professional behavior in business and in public,
• Be able to articulate our firm's core competencies, the client's mission and the task objective
• Be familiar with IT operations and have a basic understanding of Cloud and Database structures
• Ability to troubleshoot and diagnose production defects and provide root cause analysis

‪Keywords:‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬
Tester, test, web, UAT, 508, security, Security+, RMF, Agile, quality assurance