The KeyW Corporation Test Automation Engineer in Washington, District Of Columbia


The Test Engineers role is to plan, design, architect, and deploy effective test suites and regimes for clients product development, software application development, information system launches, and operations systems enhancements. This individual will apply proven analytical and problem-solving skills to help validate, verify, communicate, and resolve systems/software application issues through careful testing in order to maximize the benefit of IT investments and initiatives.



  • 5 to 7 years direct experience as a tester for major application integration and/or major application product release.

  • Proven experience in overseeing the design, development, and implementation of software testing solutions.

  • Strong knowledge of system testing and software quality assurance best practices and methodologies.

  • Experience with mission critical software applications

  • Proven experience with Agile Dev Methodologies and IBM Rational Functional Tester and Services and Selenium Web Driver

  • Direct hands-on experience with automated testing tools.

Personal Attributes:

  • Excellent written, oral, and interpersonal communication skills.

  • Ability to communicate ideas in both technical and user-friendly language.

  • Highly self-motivated and directed, with keen attention to detail.

  • Proven analytical and creative problem-solving abilities.

  • Able to prioritize and execute tasks in a high-pressure environment.

  • Strong customer service orientation.

This position requires that the candidate possess a Top Secret/SCI security clearance

KeyW is an EEO employer. We are committed to providing fair and equal employment consideration, regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status or disability.

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About the Organization

KeyW is a pure-play national security solutions provider for the Intelligence, Cyber and Counterterrorism Communities' toughest challenges. We support the collection, processing, analysis and dissemination of information across the full spectrum of their missions. We employ and challenge more than 2,000 of the most talented professionals in the industry with solving such complex problems as preventing cyber threats, transforming data into intelligence and combating global terrorism.


Location: Washington, DC

Degree: Bachelors Degree in a related field preferred.

Clearance: Positions require a Top Secret security clearance.

KeyW, together with its direct and indirect subsidiaries, encourages and actively supports a policy of Equal Employment Opportunity and commits to provide equal opportunity to each individual, regardless of race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, age, national origin or ancestry, marital status, veteran status, disability or any other classifications protected by Federal, State or local law. In fact, we foster an environment that promotes diversity, balance and fun—because we believe in the importance of having a workplace as unique as the challenges we solve.

ID 2018-18311

# of Openings 1

Posted Date Information Technology

Job Locations US-DC-Washington