Position Description

Automated Software Tester
Location Chantilly, VA
Required Clearance Level Secret
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Would you like to perform rewarding work while contributing to the success of an established, growing company? Navstar is an award-winning organization that has a proven track record of successfully providing IT services and solutions both as a prime and sub-contractor on mission focused IT programs. Our employees are integral players in support of mission-critical programs focused on our National Security. 

The automated tester will work closely with developers, professional services team and product managers to define the automated testing components that will be used to validate requirements against developed software. 

Required Skills and Qualifications:

  • Demonstrated experience in JAVA, API, AWS, Microservices etc. 
  • Demonstrated experience in UNIX / Linux Shell scripting, SQL.
  • Demonstrated experience with test automation languages (Selenium, Cucumber, Gherkin).
  • Experience with Agile methodologies. Agile Testing experience is a plus.
  • Experience developing high quality, reliable test strategies and test automation.
  • Strong understanding of QA methodologies, lifecycle and processes.
  • Demonstrated problem solving/troubleshooting skills and an ability to generate creative solutions to complex problems.
  • Demonstrated experience writing clean code quickly.
  • Experience with API level testing.
  • Experience with DevOps concepts such as CI/CD, Jenkins, Gitlab, etc.).
  • Ability to learn new technologies as required. 
  • Secret clearance required with willingness to sit for Polygraph clearance.

What it takes:

  • A 'be the best of the best’ attitude.
  • Hunger to be at the leading edge of your field.
  • Strong work ethic.
  • Ability to work in individual or team environments.
  • Patriotism:
    • willingness to work towards the betterment of your countrymen.
    • desire to be the 1st line of defense to protect your nation.
    • passion to protect and serve.
    • Intellectual curiosity along with an analytical mind.

COVID-19 Considerations:

Full vaccination against COVID-19, and compliance with the Company’s vaccination verification procedures, is required for this position, unless the individual is legally entitled to a reasonable accommodation for medical or religious reasons.

About Navstar

For 20 years Navstar has provided high-quality Innovative Technology Services and Solutions throughout the Intelligence Community. We would not have achieved the success we have without the best AllStar team; this is not just a place to work, Navstar is a community. At Navstar everything we do revolves around listening to both our customers and employees, delivering the results they expect, and being a trusted partner as both a prime and subcontractor. We have proven track record of successfully providing innovative technology services and solutions on highly mission-focused programs; all while enjoying what we do at the same time. Security is our priority; together, we will make the nation a safer place.

Benefits at Navstar

  • Highly Competitive Health Care Premiums, including 100% employer paid for employee
  • Flexible Spending Accounts for Medical and Dependent Care
  • Generous PTO and Federal Holiday Paid Leave
  • Employer Paid STD/LTD
  • Employer Paid Life Insurance
  • 401K plan and Employer Match
  • Referral and Opportunity Referral Programs
  • Professional Development Assistance

Navstar Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability or veteran status.

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Navstar Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, religious beliefs, national origin, disability, U.S. veteran status, or any other legally protected characteristics under federal, state or local law.