Booz Allen Hamilton Quality Assurance Engineer, Mid in Charleston, South Carolina

SPARC, an Agile Systems Delivery Hub of Booz Allen Hamilton, is seeking qualified candidates for a Quality Assurance Engineer in the Charleston, SC area.

SPARC is a software development hub of Booz Allen that operates and executes much like a fast-paced startup within the larger organization. We thrive in a high-energy, open office atmosphere that fosters creativity and innovation. We wake up in the morning ready to have fun and talk tech. We have dogs in the office, ping pong in the breakroom, and t-shirts trump ties, but most importantly, we focus on surrounding our team members with people who are enthusiastic about working, learning, growing, and having fun together!

Quality Assurance Engineers strive to make our applications become the very best they can be. It’s their job to hunt down the broken, track the missing, and resolve all issues to help us achieve software perfection. A normal day in the world of QA would include:

-Leveraging test automation and writing overarching unit tests to cover sections of project functionality

-Writing automated test tools to enhance the productivity and capability of the test teams

-Participating in customer reviews and other project meetings

-Providing estimates for project proposals

The Must-Haves:

To be considered for this position, you must minimally meet the knowledge, skills, or abilities listed below:

-Ability to obtain a security clearance

-Must live in the Charleston, SC area or be willing to relocate

-3 years of test experience, with some exposure to automated testing

-The software tester will possess an in-depth knowledge of at least 1 development language (Java, C , C#, etc.)

-Experience with Agile and Scrum software development methodologies are highly desired

-Programming and scripting proficiency

-Strong knowledge and experience with test methodologies, QA process, and software release cycle

-Demonstrated ability to apply appropriate test methodologies including writing test plans and test cases

-Solid knowledge of Operating Systems and networking

-Strong knowledge of release procedures and software defect tracking

-Solid proficiency in test effort estimation and tracking

-Object oriented programming concepts

-Database fundamentals (SQL)

Preferred Qualifications:

Candidates with these desired skills will be given preferential consideration:

-Experience with Web Service testing a plus

-Bachelor's degree


Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

SPARC provides equal employment opportunities to all qualified employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, religion, sex, age, marital status, national origin, sexual orientation, citizenship status, disability, veteran or any other legally protected status. We prohibit discrimination in decisions concerning recruitment, hiring, compensation, benefits, training, termination, promotions, or any other condition of employment or career development.

Job: *Software Development

Title: Quality Assurance Engineer, Mid

Location: South Carolina-Charleston

Requisition ID: 01221537