ICF Consulting Group, Inc. Mid-Level Software Tester in Bethesda, Maryland


Social & Analytic Solutions Group Health, Research, Informatics and Technology Bethesda, MD

Are you passionate about improving quality of life through disease prevention, health promotion, and the care of chronic health conditions? Then consider ICF. We work at the forefront of today s global health issues, helping clients understand the specific needs of diverse populations and address complex health challenges with behavior and disease surveillance and monitoring, research and surveys, training and technical assistance, and informatics and systems.

Job Description: ICF is currently seeking Mid-Level Software Testers to support our onsite client in the Rockville, MD area. The client is a very large enterprise level IT business system, comprised of a multitude of modules and sub-systems. This position requires a software (SW) test professional with at least 5 years of SW Quality Control (QC) and testing experience, and working with software development teams in an agile environment (Scrum) to ensure code and product development meet criteria and product standards. The selected candidate will have prior hands-on technical experience in a federal environment, experience working with a multi-disciplinary team (development, test, operations), and with automated testing.

Key Responsibilities:

  • The SW tester will be required to perform software test planning and execution activities as needed, including: Integration Test, Functional Test, Component Test, Regression Test, System Test, and Security Test. He/she will track and report testing results utilizing best practices and Atlassian JIRA, Rational, and/or HP testing tools.
  • Design and execute automated test cases to support functional testing at the UI layer and regression testing.
  • Collaborate with Agile Team members, both Federal and Contract staff, from Product Owner to Analysts and Developers, throughout the Sprint duration.
  • Demonstrate Creativity with testing ideas, and show flexibility to align with team objectives at all times.


Basic Qualifications: * Bachelor s degree or higher in an IT-related field * A minimum of 5 years software testing experience with complex IT-related projects * 5 years experience writing and working with SQL queries * 2 years experience with automated testing / test automation * Previous experience working in an Agile/Scrum team * Prior experience being based at a Client site on a day-to-day basis * Clear, confident communications Preferred Skills/Experience: * Prior experience working on a government contract * Test Automation tools such as Selenium, Cucumber, Serenity * Performance testing experience * Knowledge of security testing requirements * Knowledge of Section 508 testing requirements * Basic Java Professional Skills: * Must possess excellent interpersonal, verbal, presentation, and written communication skills * Must be able to work successfully with a variety of Stakeholders * Must be a self-starter, and able to work independently with minimal supervision * Must be a Team player and comfortable working in a fast-paced, Client-oriented environment * Must be able to effectively multi-task

ICF offers an excellent benefits package, an award winning talent development program, and fosters a highly skilled, energized and empowered workforce.

ICF is an equal opportunity employer that values diversity at all levels. (EOE Minorities/Females/ Protected Veterans Status/Disability Status/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity)

Working at ICF Working at ICF means applying a passion for meaningful work with intellectual rigor to help solve the leading issues of our day. Smart, compassionate, innovative, committed, ICF employees tackle unprecedented challenges to benefit people, businesses, and governments around the globe. We believe in collaboration, mutual respect, open communication, and opportunity for growth. ICFtogether for tomorrow.

About ICF ICF (NASDAQ:ICFI) is a global consulting and technology services provider with more than 5,000 professionals focused on making big things possible for our clients. We are business analysts, policy specialists, technologists, researchers, digital strategists, social scientists and creatives. Since 1969, government and commercial clients have worked with ICF to overcome their toughest challenges on issues that matter profoundly to their success. Come engage with us aticf.com.

Location: /Maryland-Bethesda/

Requisition ID: /1700003301/