Quality Assurance Engineer-Tester

Testing / Quality Assurance



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No remote/telework allowed
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About Peraton

Peraton is a next-generation national security company that drives missions of consequence spanning the globe and extending to the farthest reaches of the galaxy. As the world’s leading mission capability integrator and transformative enterprise IT provider, we deliver trusted, highly differentiated solutions and technologies to protect our nation and allies. Peraton operates at the critical nexus between traditional and nontraditional threats across all domains: land, sea, space, air, and cyberspace. The company serves as a valued partner to essential government agencies and supports every branch of the U.S. armed forces. Each day, our employees do the can’t be done by solving the most daunting challenges facing our customers. Visit to learn how we’re keeping people around the world safe and secure.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Analyze system requirements, concept of operations documents, and system descriptions to develop test plan and procedures, prepare for and conduct the data collection and analysis, and report status and results.
  • Experience conducting system acceptance testing in accordance with approved test plan and test procedures.
  • Experience efficiently writing, revising test procedures for the desired program, and evaluating the product to attain the desired quality.
  • Experience ensuring software is functioning according to user requirements.
  • Participate in after-actions review to address lessons learned and areas of improvement opportunity, as appropriate.
  • Experience interfacing with clients, technical support personnel, and other technical professionals to ensure efficient and effective service.
  • Experience evaluating and testing new or modified software programs and software development procedures used to verify those programs.
  • Test access and ability to access, and review the systems’ environments, source code and other resources to be managed, following receiving authorized access to the required configuration items.
  • Support continuous integration and deployment by incorporating automated testing during the development phase to improve software code quality, security, and compliance.
  • Perform quality assurance reviews of website content and implement enhancements to the improve user experience.
  • Support the development and delivery of the program Quality Assurance Plan (QAP).
  • Define and maintain a process and standards for continuous improvement of software data quality.

*Contingent on Contract Award*


Basic Qualification:

  • U.S. Citizen; eligible for U.S.Secret Security Clearance.
  • Bachelor’s degree with 5 – 7 years, or master’s degree with 3 - 5 years, or PhD with 0 - 2 years’ experience is required.
  • Ability to work independently and take initiative to do what is needed to achieve quality performance goals.
  • Minimum of 5 – 7 years of experience working with automated testing tools/frameworks
  • Demonstrable ability to design, develop, and implement automated testing methods in an Agile environment.

Preferred Qualification:

  • Active Secret Security Clearance.
  • Certification as a Certified Test Engineer (CSTE)
  • Quality Engineer Certification

Target Salary Range

$112,000 - $179,000. This represents the typical salary range for this position based on experience and other factors.
SCA / Union / Intern Rate or Range


An Equal Opportunity Employer including Disability/Veteran.

Our Values


At Peraton, our benefits are designed to help keep you at your best beyond the work you do with us daily. We’re fully committed to the growth of our employees. From fully comprehensive medical plans to tuition reimbursement, tuition assistance, and fertility treatment, we are there to support you all the way.

  • Paid Time-Off and Holidays
  • Retirement
  • Life & Disability Insurance
  • Career Development
  • Tuition Assistance and Student Loan Financing
  • Paid Parental Leave
  • Additional Benefits
  • Medical, Dental, & Vision Care
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