Tista Science and Technology Corporation

Test Engineer

Job ID 2021-2503
Job Locations US-Remote


TISTA Science and Technology Corporation, a CMMI Maturity Level 3 company, focuses on delivering information technology and professional services to Federal and State agencies. TISTA is recognized in 2019 by Inc. 5000 as one of the fastest growing private companies in the US. TISTA is also a recipient of 2019 Top Veteran-Owned Companies by the Washington Business Journal. TISTA also received a 2018 Moxie Award in the GovCon category.  


Are you a Test Engineer that would like to be part of delivering initiatives for digitization, automation, modernization, and interoperability of systems and processes to provide Veterans and their families the most efficient and timely service and benefits? Our team will provide application modernization, implementing a standard platform, common data sharing models, and establish a standardized approach to software delivery resulting in a positive impact for millions of people. If so, we may have an opportunity for you! 


  • Develop test cases and expected results in VA approved tool (Jira, Confluence, GitHub) 
  • Execute manual test case procedures utilizing VA approved tool (Jira, Confluence, GitHub) 
  • Develop test plans, test cases, scenarios, and other related life-cycle documentation 
  • Track defects from discovery to successful correction, verification and validation with minimal guidance 
  • Coordinate work activities with other agile project team members 
  • Participate in requirement and test case peer reviews 
  • Display necessary flexibility and ability to plan, prioritize, and execute multiple tasks 
  • Display the ability to be self-motivated, well-organized, and detail oriented 
  • Display the ability to work independently 
  • Accurately estimate work effort associated with test case creation and test case execution 
  • Author clear and concise test cases for test case deliverables in a timely manner 
  • Determine and develop improvement processes and procedures to efficiently and effectively test all aspects of the product. 
  • Develop test plans for customer delivery  
  • Learn at least one new minor/major functionality every month/quarter. 
  • Demonstrate willingness to learn new feature and show flexibility to move across different modules and get exposure across different areas. 
  • Conduct one or more functional sessions per month/quarter to share knowledge with other team members who work in other functional areas. 
  • Work closely with Senior Test Engineer and Scrum Master 


  • 3-5 years of manual and integration testing 
  • Experience with automation testing strongly preferred  
  • Ability to prioritize and perform work on multiple tasks simultaneously. 
  • Ability to operate in an agile team environment and meet given timelines 
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective professional relationships with internal and external stakeholders 
  • Ability to identify and present process improvement ideas/inputs to supervisor. 
  • Ability to assist in pro-active planning to handle possible issues/having backup resources trained/mentored - some examples: unexpected outages, absence of key players etc. 
  • Ability to present ideas to improve the functional coverage of tests based on past experiences to detect more business-oriented bugs/defects. 



  • Bachelor’s Degree in an IT and/or management related field (Master’s degree desired) 
  • Certified Scrum Master or SAFe certification (desired) 



  • MBI Clearance which entails a detailed income tax and credit review 



  • Remote 




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