Novetta is hiring a

Test Automation Engineer

Springfield, United States
Join our team dedicated to developing and executing innovative solutions in support of customer mission success. Novetta is committed to cultivating a diverse, inclusive workplace culture, embracing our differences and perspectives to build a stronger, more successful company.

Job Description: 

Novetta is seeking an Test Automation Engineer that is excited about solving complex test challenges for a fully automated security operations center supporting a unique virtualized infrastructure platform. As a project under the Emerging Technologies division, Mission Platform Automation group, the security operations center fully embraces infrastructure as code while shifting to provide continued development and improvement through a CI/CD pipeline. This role would provide automated testing support for unique systems that continue to push the boundaries of innovation, ensure product excellence for this cutting-edge technology currently employed by our USCYBERCOM customer, and provide continued support to National Security interests.

Responsibilities include:

  • Work with DevOps engineers to design and develop test automation scripts.
  • Design, refine, and leverage test automation guidelines and integrate industry best practices to the program.
  • Collaborate with other testers, software developers, and DevOps engineers to develop innovative solutions for a system that remains under development.
  • Analyze issues and recommend alternative solutions to customers and the operational community.
  • Able to optimize test cases for efficient and targeted testing procedures in a complex computing environment.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Active DoD TS/SCI clearance
  • 5+ years of experience as a tester. May include bachelor’s degree in computer science, software development, or equivalent discipline and 2+ year(s) of professional experience, or associates degree in computer science, software development, or equivalent discipline and 3+ years of professional experience.
  • Proven experience as a test automation engineer.
  • Proficiency in two or more scripting languages such as: Python, Ansible, Bash, PowerShell.
  • Excellent mathematical and problem solving skills.

Desired Skills:

  • Experienced in software and systems testing in a fast paced R&D environment with evolving operational requirements.
  • Proven proficiency evaluating policies and test strategies to secure end-user and customer confidence in the quality of work product.
  • Proficiency with Selenium automated test suites.
  • Experience with project / programs leveraging Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe)

Security Clearance:

  • Active Secret


Novetta, from complexity to clarity.

Novetta delivers highly scalable advanced analytics and secure technology solutions to address challenges of national and global significance. Focused on mission success, Novetta pioneers disruptive technologies in machine learning, data analytics, full-spectrum cyber, cloud engineering, open source analytics, and multi-INT fusion for Defense, Intelligence Community, and Federal Law Enforcement customers. Novetta is headquartered in McLean, VA with over 1,300 employees across the U.S. 

Our culture is shaped by a commitment to our core values:

Integrity • We hold ourselves accountable to the highest standards of integrity and ethics.

Customer Success • We strive daily to exceed expectations and achieve customer mission success.

Employee Focus • We invest in our employees’ professional development and training, respecting individuality, and fostering a culture of diversity and inclusion.

Innovation • We know that discovering new and innovative ways to solve problems is critical to our success and makes us a great company.

Excellence in Execution • We take pride in flawless execution as we build a company that is best in class.

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Novetta is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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