General Dynamics Information Technology Backend Business Analyst & Tester (REMOTE) in Rockville, Maryland
Type of Requisition: Regular
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: None
Job Family: Business Process Analysis
GDIT is looking for an analyst and tester to support a client’s intranet initiative. The developer will deliver innovative solutions for improving the effectiveness, reach, and content of the intranet site to improve the effectiveness of the client’s workforce. Our team will sustain, expand and improve the Drupal-based site with static and dynamic content, including integration with other internal and external sources.
The candidate will be responsible for working across the software life-cycle, with an emphasis on analysis and testing. As such, this role requires a combination of understanding and capturing the requirements of the system, and to validate the implementation of those requirements through testing. The candidate will apply behavior-driven development (BDD) approaches to align these analysis and testing activities. The best candidate has a strong understanding of industry trends and using agile methodologies for analysis and testing and applying user experience/user interface (UI/UX) design methods. The candidate will work collaboratively with the team to incorporate testing as part of Continuous Integration and Continuous Deployment (CI/CD) activities.
The candidate should be able to:
Capture and express requirements with a variety of techniques including BDD-style specifications, user stories, user cases and mockups
Conduct interviews and studies with product owners, users and other stakeholders to identify candidate requirements
Collaborate on user experience/user interface (UX/UI) activities to create compelling product designs
Describe and execute test cases
Write automated tests using tools such as SOAPUI or Postman. The ability to write tests against web user interfaces using tools like Selenium is a bonus
Collaborate with the team on agile activities including to estimation, iterative planning and retrospectives
Manage requirements using a backlog, and collaborate with product-owners to prioritize the backlog
Manage the flow of development from idea to release
We are GDIT. The people supporting some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We deliver. Bringing the expertise needed to understand and advance critical missions. We transform. Shifting the ways clients invest in, integrate, and innovate technology solutions. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. We are there. On the ground, beside our clients, in the lab, and everywhere in between. Offering the technology transformations, strategy, and mission services needed to get the job done.
GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.