Test Analyst


Mar 12th, 2023
Leidos is a Fortune 500® information technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world’s toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, civil, and health markets. The company’s 43,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $12.30 billion for the fiscal year ended January 1, 2021. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com.

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Reston, VA
Company Description

Every person at Leidos plays an important and valued role bringing science, engineering and technology together to produce practical solutions for our customers’ most complex problems. It’s how we help to make the world safer, healthier and more efficient – work that matters and a mission, like those of our customers, we are passionate about. We’re open minded, ambitious and committed to enabling our people to do their best work, to be inspired by what they can achieve and the impact they can have.

Here in Australia, we’re agile and growing fast. Our 1,400 employees are busy building an enviable reputation for innovation and delivery. And, as part of a US-based organisation with 37,000 people and a 50 year history, we are able to draw upon world-leading technical expertise to help us provide the best solutions to our customers.

Job Description

Your New Role

We have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Test Analyst to join a dynamic and fast paced team who support our Federal Government Program to deliver a new datacentre capability.

Tasks Include:

  • Synthesise customer contractual needs and requirements into system test solutions that acknowledge technical, schedule and cost constraints
  • Review and evaluate requirements for testability
  • Develop test plans, test cases and test procedures; and effectively conduct developmental, integration and/or acceptance testing within the bounds of technical, schedule and cost constraints
  • Perform analysis of test results, manage defects, and prepare comprehensive software component, subsystem and/or system level test reports
  • Be required to collaborate and solve problems


About You and What You Will Bring

You will be curious, a consummate professional for off the shelf products and subsystems created to support the end product, and ensuring the systems work seamlessly with each other.

Coupled with your education and practical experience, you will demonstrate a “can-do” and pro-active approach with the ability to understand the business, identify issues and develop relationships to achieve Leidos’ objectives. You will be team focused and be an effective communicator who is confident to communicate at all levels.

You will also have:

  • Experience working inside a datacentre environment
  • Substantial experience in performance and load testing of software components, subsystems and systems
  • Substantial experience in test requirements elicitation, management, decomposition, traceability, and documentation utilising test management processes and tools
  • Familiarity with Systems Engineering Practices
  • Experience with V&V, performance and resilience test management
  • Experience with Test Automation as part of CI/CD pipeline
  • Experience working within Defence environment is desirable

This role will require the candidate to be able to hold an NV-1 Security Clearance, therefore Australian Citizens are only being considered.

Additional Information

What you’ll love

This is a fast growing business currently implementing a range of business improvement initiatives, so you’ll have the chance to see some market leading technologies implemented across the function along with contributing to building further on the progressive work currently being developed. We offer a flexible working environment where it’s possible to design your ideal work week.

You’ll be joining a fun and friendly team who support each other closely and love to celebrate together.

If you require alternative methods of application or screening, you must approach Leidos directly to request this, as we're not responsible for the employer's application process.

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