Perspecta Test Lead in Ft. Meade, Maryland


Every day at Perspecta, we enable hundreds of thousands of people to take on our nation’s most important work. We’re a company founded on a diverse set of capabilities and skills, bound together by a single promise: we never stop solving our nation’s most complex challenges. Our team of engineers, analysts, developers, investigators, integrators and architects work tirelessly to create innovative solutions. We continually push ourselves—to respond, to adapt, to go further. To look ahead to the changing landscape and develop new and innovative ways to serve our customers.

Perspecta works with U.S. government customers in defense, intelligence, civilian, health care, and state and local markets. Our high-caliber employees are rewarded in many ways—not only through competitive salaries and benefits packages, but the opportunity to create a meaningful impact in jobs and on projects that matter.

Perspecta’s talented and robust workforce—14,000 strong—stands ready to welcome you to the team. Let’s make an impact together.

Perspecta has an immediate need for a Lead Tester.

Leads a team of software testers in designing and building automated tests using the Sellenium tool and the Ruby programming language. Designs complex cross-functional solutions for others to code. Provides mentoring and guidance to other test developers. Designs, prepares and executes Unit tests. Sets team strategy and direction; represents team to senior management and client/customers. Develops innovative multi-team solutions to complex problems.

Consults with team members and other project teams, customers, and vendors on complex issues. Mentors others in the technology community; may publish or otherwise engage professionally outside of the company.

PanCompany influence and impact. Leads multi-geography cross – functional teams. Develops innovative solutions to complex business and technology problems.


Education and Experience Required:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, or equivalent 12 years of related experience

Knowledge and Skills Required:

  • 8 years experience with automated testing of medium to large applications

  • 2 years experience with Sellenium as a test tool Advanced Web Technologies.

  • 2 year experience using the Ruby scripting/programming language

  • 2 years experience with the Agile software development methodology and Software Configuration

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills; leadership skills.

  • Must have active DoD security clearance OR be a US citizen and able to obtain security clearance.

Job: Information Technology

Primary Location: United States-Virginia-Herndon

Other Locations: United States-Maryland-Ft. Meade

Schedule Full-time

Shift Day Job

Travel No

EEO Tagline Perspecta is an AA/EEO Employer - Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled and other protected categories

Req ID: 1687504