Arena Technical Resources, LLC Functional Tester in Alexandria, Virginia

Functional Tester



In Alexandria, VA

Job DescriptionOur client is looking for aFunctional Testerw/both manual and automated (preferable w/selenium experience).

Job Description: Assure software quality by finding discrepancies, defects and issues before the production phase. The successful candidate will be responsible for all aspects of code-based testing of software products.


  • Plan, design, code and execute tests.

  • Test, troubleshoot, question and critique software components, interfaces and procedures in technical depth

  • Work with developers for immediate testing (pair-wise, buddy testing etc).

  • Test products and drive out error

  • Assure quality by presenting discrepancies, defects and issues to project teams

  • Show Developers the types of errors found in their codes so they can learn from their mistakes

  • Inform the team about the consequence of errors

  • Build and maintain automated base tests that must be executed on a regular basis

  • Report on the progress of projects assigned

Qualifications and Skills:

-4-7 years of experience as a Software tester is required

-Experience with 508 compliance testing is required

  • Experience with JAWS (screen reader that stands for Job Access With Speech) is preferred

-Experience testing web based database applications is required

  • Experience testing data migration and data quality

  • Familiarity with unit testing

  • Experience with test automation and test automation tools (especially Selenium)

  • Experience with SCRUM and Agile development methodology

  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills

  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team

  • Experience implementing &executing performance test plans and test cases

  • Experience in software development is a plus.

  • Bachelors degree in computer science