About the Mission You Will Join
The Transportation Security Administration's (TSA) mission is to protect the Nation's transportation systems to ensure freedom of movement for people and commerce.
In support of this, TSA's Application Development Division (ADD) is responsible for developing, maintaining, and modernizing TSA's IT systems.
The ADD has successfully transitioned to the Agile development methodology, and the organization is currently pursuing continued modernization of key TSA mission supporting systems for migration to the Cloud.
Your Impact to the Mission
The Selenium Automation Tester's primary responsibilities include Performs formal system testing activities for a particular project or subset of a larger project under supervision of more experienced test personnel.
Performs analysis of documented user requirements and directs or assists in the design of test plans in support of user requirements for moderately complex to complex software or IT systems.
May participate in all phases of risk management assessment and softwarehardware development.
Responsible for ensuring that the test design and documentation support all applicable clients, agency or industry standards timelines and budgets.
Responsible for ensuring that testing conclusions and recommendations are fully supported by test results, and project managers are fully informed of testing status and application deviations from documented user requirements.
Candidate must have a background in test automation.
Candidates with previous experience on Agile teams, especially within Government agencies, will be well suited for this position.
Professional Requirements Professional consulting experience and background beneficial Proven strong innovative and analytical ability with extensive implementation experience Must be a team player and have excellent written and oral communication skills Must be flexible in working with team members at all levels of experience Candidatemust be a team player and work closely with other automation developers to buildsupport Automation Framework Candidate should have experience on automation results analysis and generate automation result reports Candidate should have ability to learn new techniques and technologiesquickly Has passion for technology and learning new technologies
Has worked in an agile project management environment Excellent communication skills and able to work in a fast-paced environment Desired Qualifications and Experience Ability to work in a fast paced, constantly changing Agile environment Understanding fundamental concepts of Continuous Integration (CI) Continuous Delivery (CD), Automated Testing (GUI and backend), User Acceptance Testing Strong written and communication skills Basic Qualifiers Education Requirement Bachelorrsquos degree in Information SystemsComputer Science or equivalent
Can Additional Years of Experience Substitute for Degree
No Required Certification(s)
None Desired Certification(s) Certification with Section 508 requirements, Any Selenium certification, Agile certification Minimum Years of Overall Experience1 Minimum Years of Specific Experience in Field 1 Minimum Clearance to Start Interim Public Trust Work Status Allowable ship The Type of Person
That Will Excel
You are curious, inquisitive, and have demonstrated a constant eagerness to learn through actions.
You have high attention to detail.
You demonstrate personal accountability and integrity in all actions.
Travel and Telecommuting Travel None Telecommute Options
It is telecommute currently during the pandemic, but will likely change ifwhen the environment improves.
VMD provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable Federal, state and local laws.
VMD maintains a drug-free workplace.
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