Job Description :
Mobile QA Tester,

Wilmington, DE

6+ Months Contract

Phone + In-Person


Team Methodologies:  Facile at using Agile/ Scrum methodology for software development in a DevOps environment utilizing Continuous Integration and Deployment scripts, Test Driven Development (TDD) and Automated Testing. Familiar with Design Thinking for product design. 
Team Tools: Responsible for architecting, developing, testing, documenting, deploying and maintaining iOS native app Enterprise Java applications using the following:
a.  Frameworks: Spring framework, Spring Data, Spring Security, Angular, Enterprise Java (EE)
b.  RESTful APIs: Java Persistence API, Servlet/JSP, SLF4J, Java architecture for XML binding, JNDI, JDBC, LDAP.
c.  Relational database(s): Schema design (ER diagraming)/DDL, SQL, SQL query tuning (Oracle and SQL Server)
d.  iOS: Swift, xCode
e.  Android: Java Native, Progressive Web App, and Hybrid. 
f.  Web-oriented / UI languages:  TypeScript, JavaScript, JSP, CSS, HTML, Restful/SOAP web service consumption using json and xml, NodeJS, Bootstrap
g.  Design/Project Life Cycle Methodologies: UML, OO Principles / Design Patterns, EE Design Patterns. Agile/SCRUM development, DevOps: continuous integration and deployment, test driven development, automated testing.
h.  Support/open source tools: Maven, TomEE/Tomcat, Apache HTTP, Eclipse/Spring Tool Suite, Postman, NodeJS, WebPack, OpenJPA, Artifactory, OpenLDAP, Jira/Confluence/Bamboo,  JUnit/FindBugs/PMD, Jmeter, Jconsole/Visual VM, GIT, Selenium, Cucumber, JaCoCo.
Responsible for Designing, and Executing Manual and Automated Test Strategies: focus on delivering working software through excellent quality assurance.  Responsible to develop test plans that maximize automation of testing and minimize manual testing.  Facility with Selenium & Postman.
Production Support:  Tests, troubleshoots, and analyzes complex system problems and determines solution.  Must be on call 24 hours a day x 7 days a week in case of a problem with live applications.
Deployment:  Coordinate with Consumer Digital Health team, IS & Informatics for the daily operation of applications and with regard to the deployment process from development area to pre-production to staging to production, using the version control system (currently GIT and Mercurial via Bitbucket), including compliance with IS Change Control process for production deployment.
Assess and make recommendations regarding tools, languages, methodologies, and processes pertaining to the work of the NCHDI technical team. (The focus here is looking at what we currently do and how we do it
Keep up to date with a wide range of advanced communications technologies (particularly those related to application design), and operationalize those new technologies as they provide benefit to the work of the center and users / clients.  (The focus here is looking at what the market currently does and should we do it

Job Requirements

Bachelor''s Degree required.
Minimum of one (1) to three (3) years'' experience required.
Extensive technical skill and knowledge of application development.
Excellent interpersonal/communications skills with the ability to interact effectively with team members and members of other departments. Ability to work in a fast paced / dynamic team environment and possess time management skills to meet schedules.
Excellent organizational skills – developing workload for each sprint writing / clarifying stories, dividing stories into appropriate tasks, time estimation for tasks, team capacity planning.