CACI International Performance Testing Engineer in Chantilly, Virginia

Job Description

CACI is currently looking for outstanding IT candidates to join our TSA IT Management, Performance Analysis, and Collaborative Technologies (IMPACT) team in the National Capital Region (NCR) and throughout the United States. CACI will provide a variety of IT services through IMPACT including cyber security, identity and access management, risk management, cloud integration and engineering, field support services, service desk, application deployment and optimization, and operations center support services. CACI will support TSA in both classified and unclassified IT operational environments increasing availability and security for a variety of applications and systems. IMPACT services will integrate with the broader DHS mission and enhance existing Department-wide IT capabilities.


The Performance Testing Engineer works as part of the Operations and Engineering Division, Test and Development team, and is responsible for performance testing and benchmarking for preproduction systems, to validate that they meet all functional, performance, or other qualifications prior to obtaining production deployment approval.

  • Devise and implement test strategies that adequately assess all software aspects

  • Develop and document test plans and test scripts

  • Research, recommend, and implement approved automation tools to automate some or all of the testing phase of the release lifecycel

  • Conduct hands-on testing of UI, functional and backend data components

  • Conduct root cause analysis and collaborate on issue resolution

  • Track and document all testing defects and resolutions

  • Participate in the design and development for test automation and support

  • Works well with a team of engineers and developers

Required Skills:

  • Ability to obtain a DOD Security Clearance

  • Ability to obtain a DHS Entrance on Duty (EOD)

  • BA/BS or equivalent experience and minimum 3 years related work experience

  • Detail oriented

  • Flexible – The environment is highly dynamic. You will be expected to keep up with the changing environment while ensuring a high level of operational effectiveness

  • Previous experience in software development, quality assurance, or other related fields

  • Knowledge of Java or other programming languages

  • Familiarity with relational databases such as MySQL, Oracle, and SQL Server

  • Strong root cause analysis skills

  • Deadline and detail-oriented

  • At least 1-3 years of experience with mobile application testing and development

  • Developing manual and automated test scripts

  • Writing and maintaining technical documents to include, but not limited to user stories, test scenarios and test cases

  • Excellent verbal and writing skills

Desired Skills:

  • Relevant DHS focused experience

  • Demonstrated prior experience operating in a similar capacity.


What We Can Offer You:

  • We’ve been named a Best Place to Work by the Washington Post.

  • Our employees value the flexibility at CACI that allows them to balance quality work and their personal lives.

  • We offer competitive benefits and learning and development opportunities.

  • We are mission-oriented and ever vigilant in aligning our solutions with the nation’s highest priorities.

  • For over 55 years, the principles of CACI’s unique, character-based culture have been the driving force behind our success.

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CACI employs a diverse range of talent to create an environment that fuels innovation and fosters continuous improvement and success. At CACI, you will have the opportunity to make an immediate impact by providing information solutions and services in support of national security missions and government transformation for Intelligence, Defense, and Federal Civilian customers. CACI is proud to provide dynamic careers for employees worldwide. CACI is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.