29 days old

Automation Tester (Junior)

Annapolis Junction, MD 20701
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As a Test Specialist at IBM, your analytical and technical skills will directly impact the quality of the software we create. Come work in an agile environment where you will help each iteration reach the next level. Whether the testing is manual, automated, or cognitive, you hold a key role in releasing the best deliverables to IBMers and our clients.

Your Role and Responsibilities
You will work with various projects and clients, working towards client specifications. Your role will involve:
Analyze functional and non-functional use cases to identify and prioritize test activities, while using appropriate techniques and tools, to design test cases, test scripts and test data that will validate each use case.
Use the identified tools for test planning, execution and management of defects.
Creating and executing automated acceptance tests, alongside maintaining the test cases in a shared repository.
Collaborating with the Product Owner to create and refine user stories and acceptance criteria and ensure the acceptance tests reflect the desired functionality.
Be an active contributor within the scrum, providing test input, supporting the scrum master and other scrum members and teams

Required Technical and Professional Expertise
  • Ability to obtain and maintain a DoD Secret clearance.
  • 1+ year of experience creating test cases and testing data based on user and system specifications.
  • 1+ year of experience developing and executing automated test scripts to test, track, and verify resolution of defects.
  • 1+ year of experience conducting compatibility tests with other software programs, hardware, multiple operating systems, and network environments.
  • 1+ year of experience documenting, tracking and communicating test plans, test results, analysis, and unresolved problems.
  • 1+ year of experience developing automated test scripts to test, track, and verify defects in software programs.
  • Bachelors degree or equivalent experience.

Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise
  • Active DoD Secret clearance.
  • Experience with test automation programs such as Selenium, Ratiional Functional Tester, or equivalents.
  • Working experience with Agile delivery.
  • Exposure to cloud infrastructure.

About Business Unit
IBM Services is a team of business, strategy and technology consultants that design, build, and run foundational systems and services that is the backbone of the world's economy. IBM Services partners with the world's leading companies in over 170 countries to build smarter businesses by reimagining and reinventing through technology, with its outcome-focused methodologies, industry-leading portfolio and world class research and operations expertise leading to results-driven innovation and enduring excellence.

Your Life @ IBM
What matters to you when youre looking for your next career challenge?

Maybe you want to get involved in work that really changes the world? What about somewhere with incredible and diverse career and development opportunities where you can truly discover your passion? Are you looking for a culture of openness, collaboration and trust where everyone has a voice? What about all of these? If so, then IBM could be your next career challenge. Join us, not to do something better, but to attempt things you never thought possible.

Impact. Inclusion. Infinite Experiences. Do your best work ever.

About IBM
IBMs greatest invention is the IBMer. We believe that progress is made through progressive thinking, progressive leadership, progressive policy and progressive action. IBMers believe that the application of intelligence, reason and science can improve business, society and the human condition. Restlessly reinventing since 1911, we are the largest technology and consulting employer in the world, with more than 380,000 IBMers serving clients in 170 countries.

Location Statement
For additional information about location requirements, please discuss with the recruiter following submission of your application.

Being You @ IBM
IBM is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.


  • Computers Software and Hardware
Posted: 2019-12-24 Expires: 2020-01-23

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