8426 - Systems Tester III

Location: Washington, DC

Bachelor degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Information Technology, Math/Statistics, Physics or related engineering/quantitative fields. Master degree preferred.

5+ years’ experience in software development or testing in a team of 4+ developers/testers.

Familiar with various stages of software testing including unit-test, integration test, system test, user acceptance test. Experience of designing, setting up and supporting an automated testing process from scratch. Experience of Agile testing strongly desired. 

Strong in or Perl or Python or other mainstream scripting languages.

Hands-on experience with at least three and proficient in at least one of the following: C/C++, Java, C#, Perl, Python, SAS, Matlab, R, VBA, PL/SQL. Experience of database operations using at least one of the languages.

Hands-on experience of web service development or testing strongly desired. Working experience using AWS (Amazon Web Services) a plus.

Knowledge of quantitative financial analytics (preferably in mortgage credit risk analytics) a plus.

Excellent written and verbal communication skills. Familiar with tools like Microsoft office suites and JIRA.           

Team player, problem solver and fast learner.