• Software Development Engineer in Test (SDET), Principle

    Location US-VA-Dulles
    Posted Date 1 month ago(11/11/2018 4:37 PM)
    Job ID
    # Positions
    Experience (Years)
    Software Engineering
  • Overview

    WOOD is currently hiring a Software Development Engineer in Test (SDET) to join our team in Dulles, VA. The Principal SDET develops and executes automated test scripts using Selenium and related software. The SDET should understand Java syntax. 


    • Design, execute and document new automated test scripts for Java based applications 
    • Maintain existing software and resolves software problem reports
    • Modify existing software to add new features
    • Perform individually and as part of a team
    • Utilize software development and software design methodologies appropriate to the development environment and in compliance with customer and industry lifecycle development approaches
    • Develop, execute and document software testing, including test cases
    • Perform software requirement analysis, derivation and allocation
    • Provide input to the software components of system design to include hardware/software trade-offs, software reuse, application security, and use of Commercial Off-the-shelf (COTS)/Government Off-the-shelf (GOTS) in place of new development
    • Provide input to hardware (COTS/GOTS/capacity/etc.) recommendations
    • Prepare software documentation, including user guides


    US Citizenship and an active Top Secret Clearance with a SSBI within the last 5 years, TS/SCI Preferred

    • Ten (10) or more years of software development experience required
    • Bachelor’s degree in Software Engineering, Computer Science or a related discipline is required
    • A Master's degree in a related discipline may substitute for two (2) years of experience
      • A PhD may substitute for four (4) years of experience

    Required skills:

    • Experience leading a software development teams
    • Use of Selenium and Cucumber for testing. JavaScript, Python
    • Experience developing system performance, availability, scalability, manageability and security requirements for mid - to large-scale programs
    • Experience with cloud computing, multimedia storage, knowledge databases and data-mining analytics
    • Agile development methodology experience required


    • Agile software development methodology certification (e.g. SCRUM Master) desired


    WOOD Consulting Services is headquartered in Fulton, Maryland with an office in Washington, DC. WOOD embraces a simple philosophy… take care of our people and they will take care of our customers. We seek to hire and retain high caliber-talent to meet the needs of our customers with excellent services. For over 20 years, WOOD has followed that philosophy and built a reputation as reliable mission-enablers helping U.S. agencies achieve mission success.


    WOOD is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.


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