Sr. CAT Tester

Job#: 2030972

Job Description:

Apex Systems is looking for a Sr. CAT Tester to support the evergrowing United States Postal Service. This is a 6 month contract to hire engagement with Apex Systems. After 6 months you will have the option of full time employment with one of the top governement integrators. This position is on site in Washington, DC, please apply if interested!
List of tasks to be performed: 
Develop software requirement specification (SRS) documents to support functional requirements affecting the technical file specifications (Mail.dat and Mail.XML). 
Manage, update, and maintain all currently supported technical specifications and guides and develop new ones as necessary in support of new or revised functionality across systems.
Customer Acceptance Testing (CAT) to provide support to review Technical Requirement Documents (TRD), develop and update test scripts, perform customer acceptance testing, perform production validation through smoke testing and functional testing, document testing outcome and provide artifacts, provide TLSC documentation and Requirement Traceability Matrix (RTM). 
Provide expert personnel to meet with and participate in mail industry meetings/forums and Mailer Technical Advisory Committee (MTAC) workgroups, task groups and user groups.
Development of performance metrics to track and report status of Customer Acceptance Testing.
Automated test script development
Develop training materials, Standard operating procedures (SOP) and guides as it relates to impacted CPPP applications.
Other related duties as assigned.
Required Experience Level:
Minimum of 5-7 years’ experience, in technology or software development preferred.
Mail.DAT and Mail.XML are fundamental to the electronic data exchange of mailing information. Experience with Mail.DAT, and Mail.XML specification is desired.  
Experience eliciting and documenting business process and requirement.
Experience analyzing business processes and recommending improvements.
Experience creating manual and automated test scripts, performing customer acceptance testing or user acceptance testing; document test results, and providing test artifacts. 
Experience performing production validation through smoke testing, regression testing, and functional testing; document test results, and providing test artifacts. 
Experience working with data files and formats such as CSV, XML, JSON; and relational databases.
Experience with MS O365 tools: MS Excel, Word, Project, Visio, Access, Workflow
Hands-on knowledge of scripting language such as SQL, Java, Python (optional)
Experience with software test management using Agile and/or Waterfall methodology.
Software Testing certification is preferred.

















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Washington, DC, US

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Date Posted:
May 31, 2024