Skip to Main Content

Tool Development and Automation Engineer

SJ Technologies Inc
Springfield, VA
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Full-Time
Job Description

Tool Development and Automation Engineer

Location:  Springfield, VA
Job:  Tool Development and Automation Engineer
Schedule: Full-time
Shift: Day Job
Must have and/or be able to obtain a Security Clearance


Inc Magazine, Best Places to Work Award Winner- SJ Technologies is headquartered in Sugar Hill, Georgia, with multiple offices & remote team members across the US. Be a part of an award winning, WOSB-certified small business, specialized in IT Consulting. We value our team members and their contributions and to show our appreciation, we are proud to offer a comprehensive and competitive benefits package to candidates. Apply for more information regarding our benefits.

SJ is looking for a Test Tool Development and Automation Engineer who will code and generate scripts, test code, support the operations and sustainment of test tool services, support code security accreditation, and documentation.  The Test Tool Development and Automation Engineer will work directly with test engineer subject matter experts to document and implement automation requirements to support test event execution.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Conduct engineering analysis to identify all tasks (both manual and analytic) associated with assessment of system capabilities and interfaces, product checkout, and architecture checkout.

  • Conduct engineering analysis to identify candidate tasks for automation.

  • Automate selected tasks through code/script generation, or by identifying existing in-house or commercially available solutions (including open-source alternatives); identify opportunities to consolidate tasks or processes to maximize efficiency or minimize cost.

  • Develop tools that support objectives such as: functionality testing (UI and API), step automation, automated system monitoring, load testing, performance profiling, test objective and test data management, etc.

  • Implement accepted automation solutions in the managed test, integration, and production environment across multiple networks as directed.

  • Design and develop automation scripts, tools, or applications, and appropriate test scenarios to verify the performance, capacity, and scalability of services and capabilities, as identified by the customer.

  • Provide the expertise to analyze output of automated test tools, scripts, applications, and processes to evaluate against established criteria and develop a recommendation to the government and product vendor.

  • Provide support of test automation capable of creating and running scripts within government furnished automation and testing tools (e.g. Micro Focus ALM, POSTman, SoapUI, Micro Focus Unified Functional Test, Micro Focus LoadRunner, etc.) development.

  • Provide web application design, development, and maintenance for test related web and tools projects.

  • Provide support and expertise to automate product quality assessment tools and workflows for the full range of traditional and non-traditional imaging systems, products, and data formats.


  • Strong written and oral communication skills

  • Ability to work independently as well as part of a team

  • Willingness to learn, solve problems and perform in a dynamic work environment

Education and Experience:

  • 5-8 Years with BS/BA, or 3-6 Years with MS/MA

  • Experience in supporting all aspects of the Testing phase of the Software Development Lifecycle

  • Experience in at least one high level programming language (e.g. Java, JavaScript, Python, Go).  Demonstrated ability to use the example programming languages to create, modify, and execute automated test cases, test suites, and data integration between test tool Application Programming Interfaces (APIs)

  • Must have and/or be able to obtain a Security Clearance

Physical Requirements: 

  • Prolonged periods sitting at a desk and working on a computer.

  • Must be able to lift up to 15 pounds at times.

SJ Technologies Inc


Springfield, VA
22150 USA



View all jobs at SJ Technologies Inc

What email should the hiring manager reach you at?

By clicking the button above, I agree to the ZipRecruiter Terms of Use and acknowledge I have read the Privacy Policy, and agree to receive email job alerts.