Job Description

TCI has an immediate need for a Hybrid Remote Software Developer Test Engineer in DC. This is not a Corp2Corp opportunity. This is a long-term contract opportunity with the possibility of hire. In addition to competitive, market-rate based pay, TCI provides all our Consultants with Comprehensive Medical/Dental Insurance, 401k, Life Insurance and Long-Term Disability benefits.

Please note that this position requires US Citizenship and a Public Trust Clearance prior to start.


Software Developer Test Engineer with strong business acumen for our client located in Washington DC. Work will be done out of Chantilly, VA; local remote workers will be considered.


  • Design, develop, implement, and maintain software to test the product/application
  • Define automation strategy, automation cases as well as Design tools for unit, functional, and performance testing in a programmatic manner
  • Participate in design and code inspections
  • Propose improvements to our existing processes, Automation setup and build automated tools, libraries, and utilities in order to improve the teams speed, quality and efficiency
  • Work with a wide variety of technologies from front-end UI to back-end distributed web services
  • Own the design and implementation of tests that will help in end-to-end quality of major deliverables working closely with multiple engineers and teams to implement them
  • Integration of both the tests and infrastructure automation into the CI/CD pipeline is also a key responsibility in this position
  • Able to independently create and maintain automation test jobs with tools such as Jenkins.
  • Work with QA automation engineers, QA analysts to guide the team on test automation strategies and test automation tools.
  • Work with Development team and Configuration management team to configure DevOps pipeline.
  • Ability to connect with peers, business analysts, and domain experts and the ability to listen to customers and colleagues; convey ideas effectively; prepare written documentation
  • Proactive in nature with a customer-centric focus
  • Excellent verbal and written communication


  • 8+ years of experience in Information Technology with expertise in test automation of applications from UI and API layer.
  • Candidate should have experience writing, maintaining automated UI and APIs tests written in Java, JavaScript, C#, Python using various open-source testing libraries like Selenium, Cypress, REST Assured, etc.
  • Experience in OOPs languages like Java, C# and scripting languages like Python, Perl, Shell, Bash etc.
  • Experience working with source code management tools such as GitHub, Subversion etc. and a strong ability to create test reports from automation test run using Cucumber report, TestNG reports etc.
  • Experience with API and Microservices testing and automation
  • Experience in several load testing methodologies using tools such as Jmeter, UFT, LoadRunner etc.
  • Knowledge of Test Driven Development(TDD), Behavior Driven Development(BDD) with a testing framework like Cucumber or other equivalent frameworks.
  • Prior experience with one or more querying languages such SQL (preferred), Oracle, MySQL and/or No SQL databases (Cassandra, MongoDB etc).
  • Experience in automating backend REST services including writing custom functions using tools such as Postman, REST Assured etc.
  • Hands on experience of building test automation framework from ground up using modular framework and design pattern like Page Object Model design pattern (POM) etc.
  • Experience working in distributed agile teams using agile frameworks such as SCRUM SAFe, XP etc.
  • Must be U.S. Citizen and eligible for a Public Trust Clearance.


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