Job Description

TCI has an immediate need for a Test Engineer III in Herndon, VA.  This is not a Corp2Corp opportunity.  This is a long-term contract opportunity with intent to 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.

This position requires a DoD Top Secret Security Clearance with CI Poly.


TCI is offering an excellent DoD Contract opportunity with our government/military sector client in Herndon, VA.  If you enjoy a collaborative and creative work environment, this is a great opportunity for you to join a rapidly growing IT team.  Promoting from within is a routine best practice in an environment where individuals are encouraged to advance their careers.

  • Develop and execute comprehensive manual and automated test scripts.  Be able to lead testing with J-Unit, Eclipse, Jenkins and Selenium software applications.
  • Test systems using manual and automated test scripts.
  • Verify that products operate as designed.
  • Clearly write test procedure documents and test results.
  • Understand the test cycle, test plans, safety reviews, and detailed test results reporting.
  • Provide accurate estimates and reports of test progress.
  • Effectively work, under supervision, with diverse organizations and personalities to support a successful test program.
  • Apply test methodologies, accounting for all limitations and restrictions, especially in a Scrum development process.
  • Assess system performance against stated requirements.
  • Conduct and participate in formal and informal reviews at pre-determined points throughout the project life cycle.

  • Minimum 6 years of experience in testing methodologies and the defect reporting process.
  • Bachelor’s degree in software engineering plus 6+ years of experience in information technology.
  • Experience at working both independently and in a team-oriented, collaborative environment is essential.
  • This position requires the candidate to already possess an active TS/SCI Security Clearance with CI or full scope poly. 
  • Ability to understand and explain complex information simply and accurately.
  • Strong written and oral communication skills.
  • Ability to demonstrate problem-solving and the defect resolution process.

  • NGA or DoD IT experience strongly preferred.
  • Experience with automated testing (including performance and load testing) is preferred.
  • Experience with 508 accessibility testing is preferred.
  • Knowledge of J-Unit, Eclipse, Jenkins and Selenium software application tools is preferred.

Application Instructions

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