Serco Test Engineer - Alexandria, VA in Alexandria, Virginia

Test Engineer - Alexandria, VAAlexandria, VA, US

Job Description Serco, Inc. is looking to fill a Test Engineer - MID to support our Integrated Pay and Personnel System – Army (IPPS-A) contract position located in Alexandria, VA. The roles and responsibilities include, but are not limited to the following.

The Test Engineer – MID, under direction, assist in the definition and programming of moderately complex software.

Work effectively on several phases of systems/software programming/analysis with little direction, but may require some instruction and guidance for other aspects.

May assist in the coding of benchmark testing, job accounting and other control modules developed internally by the company.

May assist with moderately complex software applications, such as system generations, compilers, link editors, and assemblers.

Required Skills A Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent in Computer Science, Math, Electrical Engineering or related field and two to four years of relevant work experience are required.

This position supports a U.S. Government contract whose terms require Serco to staff it only with U.S. Citizens.

The position you are being considered for in on a U.S. Government contract which will require that you have the ability to obtain a Secret Clearance.

Strong experience across the Human Resource module including Core HR, Self-Service, Global Payroll, Benefits, Time and Labor, Customer Relationship Management (CRM), and Enterprise Learning Management (ELM).

Strong understanding of the ETL process (Source to Target mapping).

Knowledge of Ab Initio or other ETL tools.

Knowledge of PeopleSoft versions 9.1/9.2.

5 – 7 years of PeopleSoft HCM experience.

Strong experience with writing and running medium to complex SQL Queries.

Experience with Test Management and Automated Test Execution tools.

Experience with automated regression test scripts.

Experience in Federal Government software testing.

Ability to communicate in a clear and concise manner.


Bachelor's Degree in Technology or related field with three to five years of software testing experience preferred.

Knowledge and experience with Oracle UPK and GRC Suite, and SQL preferred.

Demonstrated experience working with continuous integration environments preferred.

Expertise with HP Application Life-Cycle Management Suite (ALM, Unified Functional Testing, and Performance Center) preferred.

Demonstrated experience working in an Agile/SCRUM environment with understanding of test concepts, methodologies and practices preferred.

Security+ Certification preferred.

Employment Type Full time

Career Level Mid Career

Job ID 51978433

Company Serco Inc. (Serco) is the Americas division of Serco Group, plc, one of the world’s leading and most admired service companies. Serco serves Federal, state and local governments, along with the Canadian government and commercial customers. We help our customers deliver vital services more efficiently, while increasing the satisfaction of their end customers. Headquartered in Reston, VA, Serco has approximately 10,000 employees with an annual revenue of $1.2 billion and is part of a $6 billion global business that helps transform government and public services around the world. Serco recognizes that our employees are our most valuable asset. Our successes directly relate to our employees. At Serco, we listen, respect and support our employees and through continuous training, development and information-sharing, we advance talent internally, enhancing career growth and progression which enables not only our employees to excel but enables our customers to excel as well. Our employees personally can make a difference. It is not just a job at Serco; at Serco, we offer career opportunities. We invite you to become part of our dynamic team. Serco is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversifying its workforce (Race/ Color/ Sex/ Sexual Orientation/ Gender Identity/ Religion/ National Origin/ Disability/ Vets).

Functional Area Strategy & Transformation

Department Our services in the Defense business unit support all branches of the U.S. military and the intelligence community. Our teams provide a variety of support services related to the maintenance and life cycle sustainment of US Navy, US Coast Guard and Customs and Border Patrol fielded C5I systems. We are focused on the design, systems engineering, project management, procurement, installation, training, testing, and field maintenance of these systems. We also provide personnel services to military personnel, military families, and civilians working for the military. Our capabilities address a wide range of managed services, as well as the complete military lifecycle which includes recruitment, to active duty through retirement. And for the Intel community we have over 300 cleared professionals who serve a variety of Intelligence Community and Department of Defense customers who stand on the front lines of defense for our nation. The unit employee’s specialists focused on acquisition and program management, systems engineering, cyber security, signals and intelligence analysis, financial management, human capital, and information technology.