Test Engineer ( R-00063047-OTHLOC-PL-2D3601 )
Leidos Health Group has an opportunity for a Software Test Engineer supporting the Department of Veterans Affairs’ Consolidated Mail Outpatient Pharmacy (CMOP) Integration Support and Software Support Services task order. The CMOP is a network of seven (7) highly-automated production facilities which employ a mixture of robotic devices, conveyor systems, and human factors to accurately fill and ship nearly 117,000,000 prescriptions per year for healthcare beneficiaries including our nation’s Veterans and patients eligible for care through Indian Health Service (IHS).
WHAT YOU WILL BE DOING:
The candidate will participate in a multi-disciplinary team dedicated to the sustainment and modernization of the CMOP facilities consistent with the project’s objectives listed below:
Maintenance: Maintenance to all software at the individual CMOP facilities used to interface with local production equipment and processes. This maintenance function involves phone and remote system support with the seven CMOPs as well as on-site annual visits.
Enhancement and Integration Support: Provide software services that improve performance, controls and documentation including equipment interfaces as new equipment is introduced at the CMOPs.
Standardization: Develop and execute a long-term plan to provide standardization and stability to the Production Systems for all seven CMOPs. The goals being as follows:
Create multiple levels of documentation to support both operational and IT usage of each of the Production Systems
Allow for standardized reporting based on an identical data structure
Create a single version of the software that can support the varying hardware setups at each site
Control all source code in a single repository for ease of deployment, modification and maintenance
The Candidate will be required to write test plans and test execution summaries, provide automated testing tools and generate test scripts to validate and support requirements, design and development to for verification and validation of data inputs, return values, communications, window services, web applications, patient medical information (PMI) transfer and printing, and other specific requirements / needs for applications and services in the CMOP domain.
WHAT YOU WILL NEED TO SUCCEED-Required Skills:
Perform regression testing, covering full suite of Operational Test Scenarios for builds and/or images to be delivered to customer
Develop detailed test plans, test data and define test acceptance criteria
Build Test Suites and cases in Microsoft Test Manager
Prepare test report summarizing test results including anomalies, systems errors, and configuration changes
Support the software configuration management process and understand software components and their interface requirements
Implement Test Driven Development (TDD) practices within the program’s agile framework to ensure the proper degree of engineering rigor is applied to all assigned tasks
Interface with software developers, analysts, and other project team members using the Agile Scrum methodology
Verify specific action or function of code and demonstrate successfully to VA CMOP Product Owner
Assist the software development team in the implementation of automated regression testing
Be involved in analyses and the investigation of related applications engineering tasks and prepares design specifications, analysis, and recommendations
Interact with senior management and other engineers
Bachelor's of Science Degree with a minimum of 4 – 8 years of prior relevant experience or Masters with 2 – 6 years of prior relevant experience or additional years of relevant experience will be considered in lieu of degree
Must be able to obtain a Public Trust level clearance
HOW TO STAND OUT IN A CROWD-Desired Skills:
Experience with Agile Methodologies
ASP.NET MVC, CSS
Azure Cloud Technologies – Amazon Web Services
Understanding or experience of software development and integration processes through an agile development lifecycle. Strong analytical skills and experience with Microsoft development environments, and test execution in pharmacy and/or industrial automation environments
"External Referral Eligible"Pay Range: