Salesforce Test Engineer

at General Dynamics Information Technology, Inc.
Published May 25, 2023
Location Harrisburg, PA
Category Default  
Job Type Full-time  


Type of Requisition:RegularClearance Level Must Currently Possess:NoneClearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain:NoneSuitability:No Suitability RequiredPublic Trust/Other Required:OtherJob Family:Test EngineeringJob Qualifications:Skills:Salesforce API, Salesforce Lightning Web Components, TestingCertifications:Experience:5 + years of related experienceUS Citizenship Required:NoJob Description:We are GDIT. As one of the largest IT and mission services providers to the government, we own our opportunities to better enable healthcare organizations to identify theirs.You can make GDIT your place. You make it your own by turning obstacles into action. By owning your opportunity at GDIT, you'll play an important role in providing the technologies and services that millions of healthcare professionals depend on, every day. Our work depends on Salesforce Test Engineer joining our MATS team remotely to support the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) activities.At GDIT, we put our people first. As a Salesforce Test Engineer supporting CMS, a typical day will include:Understanding business requirements and translating them into test solutions in the Salesforce environment.Creating Test Plans, Test Scenarios, assisting in defining the acceptance criteria for the requirements, Test Cases/Script, Defect lifecycle management, and other activities involved in the QA lifecycle.Ensuring high-quality deliveries of code through the development and maintenance of test cases, for initial validation of new features as well as for existing features updated due to requirements/environmental changes.Performing functional testing, regression testing and keep track of all the new developments.Producing the evaluated test/defects reports and take part in software walk through.Creating the test data for developer/analyst using automation scripts and assist Developer/Analyst and product owners in Test execution activities.Working alongside a team of Business Analysts, Business stakeholders and developers to for delivering Agile solutions.Participating in the product increment planning and document test plan and test scenarios in collaboration with the product owner, product analysts and engineers.Creating and maintaining testing artifacts and summary reports to present the status of test cases.Conducting peer reviews of test cases and test documents.WHAT YOU'LL NEED:Bachelor's degree with 5+ years of relevant IT system testing experience.5+ years of Salesforce Quality Assurance experience, testing Salesforce applications with any clouds, like Sales, Service or Experience Clouds.Experience working and understanding large, complex Salesforce projects, with proficiency in navigating Salesforce and comprehensive understanding of Salesforce terminology.Experience writing functional test cases and performing software quality tests.Expertise in QA Test management, Functional and Non-Functional testing, and a strong understanding of Salesforce best practices.Experience testing for Section 508 Compliance using JAWS or other similar tool(s)Experience executing Test Plans, Regression Test Suites including UI, back end, Salesforce components & Integrations using Web and API automation.Experience working in a team environment supporting and resolving IT related issues.Expert experience developing testing documentation, such as Test Summary Reports and requirements traceability reports.Expert experience with defect tracking tools such as JIRA.Must be able to obtain Public Trust clearance.Must have lived in the United States at least three (3) out of the last five (5) years.PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:US citizen or a Green Card holderCertifications in Salesforce Admin/Developer certification or any testing tools and methodologiesAgile certification in SAFe Practitioner, SAFe Agilist, CSM or other agile certificationsAbility to understand and document customer business requirements.Strong interpersonal skills to collaborate with customers and internal cross-functional teams.Self-motivated, well-organized, and strict attention to detailsSuperior written and oral communication skillsAbility to understand and manage customer expectations and software implementation methodology.Ability to prioritize and work on multiple projects at the same time.Excellent analytical skills, including the ability to integrate information from multiple sources.Ability to work independently and interact regularly with government and non-government stakeholders at multiple levels of authority.Must have the capacity to understand the QA processes and work in the software environment.GDIT IS YOUR PLACE:401K with company matchComprehensive health and wellness packagesProfessional growth opportunities including paid education and certificationsCutting-edge technology you can learn fromThe likely salary range for this position is $80,000 - $120,000, this is not, however, a guarantee of compensation or salary; rather, salary will be set based on experience, geographic location and possibly contractual requirements and could fall outside of this range.Scheduled Weekly Hours:40Travel Required:NoneTelecommuting Options:RemoteWork Location:Any Location / RemoteAdditional Work Locations:Total Rewards at GDIT:Our benefits package for all US-based employees includes a variety of medical plan options, some with Health Savings Accounts, dental plan options, a vision plan, and a 401(k) plan offering the ability to contribute both pre and post-tax dollars up to the IRS annual limits and receive a company match. To encourage work/life balance, GDIT offers employees full flex work weeks where possible and a variety of paid time off plans, including vacation, sick and personal time, holidays, paid parental, military, bereavement and jury duty leave. GDIT typically provides new employees with 15 days of paid leave per calendar year to be used for vacations, personal business, and illness and an additional 10 paid holidays per year. Paid leave and paid holidays are prorated based on the employee's date of hire. The GDIT Paid Family Leave program provides a total of up to 160 hours of paid leave in a rolling 12 month period for eligible employees. To ensure our employees are able to protect their income, other offerings such as short and long-term disability benefits, life, accidental death and dismemberment, personal accident, critical illness and business travel and accident insurance are provided or available. We regularly review our Total Rewards package to ensure our offerings are competitive and reflect what our employees have told us they value most.COVID-19 Vaccination: GDIT does not have a vaccination mandate applicable to all employees. To protect the health and safety of its employees and to comply with customer requirements, however, GDIT may require employees in certain positions to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Vaccination requirements will depend on the customer site requirements.We are GDIT. The people supporting some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We deliver. Bringing the expertise needed to understand and advance critical missions. We transform. Shifting the ways clients invest in, integrate, and innovate technology solutions. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. We are there. On the ground, beside our clients, in the lab, and everywhere in between. Offering the technology transformations, strategy, and mission services needed to get the job done.GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.