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Working As A Tester

  • Interacting With Computers
  • Communicating with Supervisors, Peers, or Subordinates
  • Getting Information
  • Processing Information
  • Documenting/Recording Information
  • Deal with People

  • Mostly Sitting

  • Repetitive

  • $75,000

    Average Salary

What Does A Tester Do At Caci International

* Serves as a Sr.
* Test Engineer for the Integrated Personnel and Pay System-“Army (IPPS
* A). Works under minimal supervision, performs relatively routine tasks related to Interface and Data validation.
* The engineer will also perform the followings test activities as required (functional, 508 Compliance, regression, performance, load, end-to-end, information assurance, integration, and security) testing of IPSS
* A ERP using manual and automated test tools.
* Writes test procedures.
* Investigates and analyzes test failures.
* Builds and maintains automated regression test suites and integrates them into build processes.
* Works with the Senior Test Lead to ensure test processes and procedures are followed

What Does A Tester Do At United Technologies Corporation

* _This description is intended to be only a general outline of major responsibilities.
* It is expected that the employee performs these and any other activities which may be assigned or which may occur in the normal course of work._
* Technical Tasks
* Perform functional testing per part specific pre-established test procedure.
* Monitor tests through completion, record test data and service test equipment as required.
* Follows blueprints, guidelines and or diagram to ensure product specifications and tolerance levels are met.
* Demonstrate proper use of simple hand and machine tools.
* Accurately read and follow procedures, routing and other work instructions.
* Demonstrate proper use of mechanical measuring devices.
* Perform proper loading and unloading of electronic equipment in test beds.
* Demonstrate proper use of electronic and manual test equipment.
* Customer Focus
* Test parts to test procedure and document acceptance or failure results.
* Comply with applicable elements of quality systems (ACE).
* Meet internal and external customer deadlines as determined by team.
* Project Work
* Work successfully in a team environment.
* Acquire applicable skill/knowledge/certification as required.
* Comply with safety and hazardous waste disposal programs.
* Handle multiple tasks.
* Request tools and supplies in accordance with project requirements as needed.
* Follow plans for production schedules and quality requirements.
* Understand end use of manufactured products.
* Special Projects
* Understand and use computer tools such as SAP and accurately follow work instructions.
* Demonstrate initiative to keep processes moving and on schedule.
* Achieve special process certification where applicable.
* Train others for technical tasks as needed.
* Demonstrate an active role in problem solving

What Does A Tester Do At Raytheon

* Plan, communicate, coordinate and perform penetration tests and security assessments at application, system and enterprise level.
* Develop all Rules of Engagement, scoping documents and reports Perform manual penetration tests and validation of vulnerability scan results.
* Develops automation/scripts for replicating vulnerability validation and penetration tests.
* Develop SOPs and architect all penetration testing and security assessment methodologies.
* Devises plans and scenarios for various types of penetration tests.
* Documents exploits and results in remediation and final report.
* Perform information technology security research to remain current on emerging technology trends and develop exploits for disclosed and undisclosed vulnerabilities Contributes to developing and implementing tools for penetration testing and early warning of weaknesses or possible incidents building on methodologies as promulgated by NIST, ISO, etc. to ensure useful, measurable, and repeatable methods applied to quantifying risk.
* Selects, installs, and configures security testing platforms and tools or develop tools and procedures for vulnerability assessments and penetration tests.
* Contributes to application of FISMA compliance mechanisms, including NIST SP 800 series, with the addition of sound methodologies in lieu of weakly-defined and subjective scores.
* Performs vulnerability assessments using automated tools (Metasploit, Nmap, Nessus, Burp Suite, etc.) Support flexible work locations per work schedule (at RTN, and multiple customer sites).
* Performs off-hours work as necessary

What Does A Tester Do At Accenture

* Provide input to estimating models and refine factors as necessary.
* Facilitate appropriate use of standard estimation model(s).
* Responsible for development of test estimates within area(s) of responsibility.
* Works with other project team Architects, delivery managers, and Project Managers to ensure consistency in estimating and understanding of requirements.
* Provide test expertise in the development of test processes, standards and guidelines for the unit.
* Responsible for the creation of the Test Strategy and Test Approach deliverables and provide strategic direction for testing activities/initiatives.
* Provide testing SME support across area(s) of responsibility.
* Advise onsite team on industry standards and practices in the area of testing.
* Evaluate testing products and develop proofs of concepts for new, innovative solutions.
* Manage data load and scheduling for testing usage.
* Provide input to the test environment plan.
* Ensure correct use of automated testing tools as appropriate.
* Provide input and guidance to the in the development of the test data approach as appropriate.
* Identify and initiate continuous improvement opportunities in the testing area.
* Plan and support integrated testing of all applications within and across domains as defined by the project test plan to ensure business process flow is adequately supported.
* Conduct test quality assurance reviews for large/complex projects.
* Support the planning and preparation for UAT.
* Develop short-term and long-term planning to maintain alignment with the client's current and future needs.
* Working with AFS colleagues to identify and replicate testing best practices.
* Define, develop and build reusable testing assets.
* Communicate and work with client personnel as necessary.
* Manage key vendor relationships.
* Build strong customer relationships

What Does A Tester Do At Experian

* ExecuteControl Risk Assessment
* Identify and document Compliance Controls
* Monitoring businessunit reports to detect anomalies, risk exposure, trends and noncompliancein business processes
* Suggest changes to testing or perform high risk testing as needed
* Develop test plans, continually validate and improve test design
* Manage work load to testing schedules to ensure all tasks and reporting are completed within established time-frames
* Obtain and analyze test data from multiple sources, following documented test plans, testing protocols and leveraging job aids as needed
* Support and initiate efforts to improve data sourcing and partner with business and IT areas to develop improved data sources
* Review transaction tests executed by peers for accuracy and adherence to test procedures
* Submit test results in GRC
* Execute targeted, moderately complex transaction testing for line of business compliance requirements in alignment with team and CCTT methodology and procedures
* Adhere to testing schedules to ensure all tasks and reporting are completed within established time-frames
* Obtain and analyze test data from multiple sources, following documented test plans, testing and protocols
* Create workpapers
* Submit test results in the Compliance database software
* Retain documents that substantiate test results
* Establish and maintain strong relationships with Compliance Advisors and Business Units
* Support CCTT and Compliance audits and exams as needed
* Create and drive remediation plans
* The CCTT Governance team is looking for an individual who excels in a team environment, has strong communication skills, integrative thinking skills, and the ability to navigate through continually changing regulatory requirements.
* Knowledge, Experience & Qualifications
* High School Diploma, GED or equivalent certification, or Military experience
* years of financial services consumer compliance testing, monitoring or auditing experience
* years of experience working with laws and regulations in a highly regulated industry
* Proficiency with Microsoft Office applications such as Word or Excel

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46 Tester jobs

Verizon Communications
Ashburn, VA
Penetration Testing Consultant

$74,200 Estimated

Oracle
Ashburn, VA
Principal Information Security Analyst (Penetration Tester)

$90,168 Estimated

SAIC
Arlington, VA
Tester Job

$75,000 Estimated

Pepco Holdings, Inc.
Washington, DC
Relay Tester C

$64,900 Estimated

Gi4
Leesburg, VA
PeopleSoft IV&V Tester

$75,000 Estimated

Raytheon
Arlington, VA
Penetration Tester

$75,000 Estimated

SAIC
Arlington, VA
Tester

$75,000 Estimated

CSRA
Arlington, VA
Penetration Tester -Secret Required

$75,000 Estimated

Grant Thornton LLP
Alexandria, VA
Tester

$75,000 Estimated

Tekwissen
Herndon, VA
Big Data Tester

$75,000 Estimated

Latitude Inc.
Washington, DC
Penetration Tester

$64,900 Estimated

Liberty It Solutions, LLC
Washington, DC
Salesforce Tester

$64,900 Estimated

Defense Point Security
Alexandria, VA
Penetration Tester

$75,000 Estimated

Accenture
Washington, DC
Federal - Tester

$64,900 Estimated

Accenture
Arlington, VA
Federal - Tester

$75,000 Estimated

Novetta
Arlington, VA
Penetration Tester (23821)

$75,000 Estimated

Yorktown Systems Group
Arlington, VA
FSI Language Tester II (Non-Incumbent at FSI)

$75,000 Estimated

Latitude Inc.
Oakton, VA
Documentation Tester - ICD-503

$75,000 Estimated

Latitude Inc.
Washington, DC
PeopleSoft End User Tester

$64,900 Estimated

Serco Group Plc
Herndon, VA
Mid Level Tester Reston, VA

$75,000 Estimated

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Real Tester Salaries

Job Title Company Location Start Date Salary
Selenium Tester Sparksoft Corporation Catonsville, MD Jun 17, 2016 $125,000
Selenium Tester Sparksoft Corporation Catonsville, MD Jun 14, 2016 $125,000
Penetration Tester Microsoft Corporation Redmond, WA Jul 03, 2016 $122,000
Tester Capgemini America Inc. Atlanta, GA Feb 20, 2016 $118,930
Tester Capgemini America Inc. Atlanta, GA Jun 20, 2016 $118,900
Selenium Tester Sparksoft Corporation Catonsville, MD Jun 14, 2016 $115,000
Selenium Tester Sparksoft Corporation Catonsville, MD Jun 17, 2016 $115,000
Salesforce.Com Tester Infogain Corporation Sunnyvale, CA Mar 18, 2016 $107,000
Selenium Tester Pyramid Technology Solutions, Inc. San Francisco, CA Mar 19, 2015 $74,838
Selenium Tester IBM India Private Limited Cary, NC Mar 02, 2016 $74,825 -
$89,690
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Top Skills for A Tester

ManualTestCasesPl/SqlSeleniumWebFunctionalRequirementsDataEntryTestScriptsStatusReportsWindowsXPTestProceduresBusinessRequirementsDevelopersTestDataBugFixesTestResultsUnixUATQATestScenariosXMLQTP

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Top Tester Skills

  1. Manual Test Cases
  2. Pl/Sql
  3. Selenium Web
You can check out examples of real life uses of top skills on resumes here:
  • Executed and evaluated automated and manual test cases and summarized results.
  • Created various PL/SQL stored procedures for dropping and recreating indexes on target tables.
  • Used TestNG Annotations in Selenium Web Driver and executed a batch of tests as testing suite.
  • Gathered functional requirements, documented solution architecture, configuration and testing strategy for implementation of SAP APO.
  • Performed data entry and inventory.

Top Tester Employers

What Kind Of Companies Hire a Tester

  1. Flextronics
  2. Hewlett Packard
  3. Dish Network
  4. Aerotek
  5. Microsoft
  6. Accenture
  7. Flexasoft
  8. Utest
  9. Comcast
  10. Apple
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