Test Engineer

Location: Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, OH

Req#: 477670
Company Information
Job Description

Our team is what makes Octo great. At Octo you'll work with some of the smartest and most accomplished people you'll find in your career.  Octo offers fantastic benefits, and it’s an amazing workplace culture where you will feel valued while you perform mission critical work for our government.  Voted one of the region’s best places to work multiple times, Octo is an employer of choice!

Octo is currently seeking a Test Engineer to join a growing team on an exciting and highly visible Operations & Maintenance project for a DoD customer.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Responsible for functional testing of software applications and supports all test activities prior to product delivery and government Acceptance Validation (GAV) for each release.
  • Unit testing, formal testing, and implementing BEA/SFIS as required and Cloud Computing for customer requirements.
  • Develop and maintain a Software Test Plan (STP) describing the plans and procedures for completing and documenting unit testing, integration testing, regression testing, functional testing and other activities required to support GAV.
  • Correct defects and resubmit the software for testing. 
  • Produce Software Test Reports (STR) for each Client system release.
  • Test and develop user manuals and training material for all development, maintenance, sustainment, and enhancement activities.
  • Maintain all test environments to conduct Client development, maintenance, sustainment, enhancement, and production processing and test hardware configurations to the sub-component level.

This is a full-time position with an excellent benefits and compensation package.

Skills & Requirements
  • Bachelor's degree and a minimum of 3 years of experience
  • Active DoD Secret clearance
  • At least three (3) years with at least two (2) of the following skills:
    • Recommending and implementing automated test tools and strategies
    • Writing, implementing and reporting status for system test cases
    • Developing, maintaining and upgrading automatic test scripts and architectures for application products
    • Analyzing test cases and providing regular progress reports.
    • Demonstrating the ability to investigate and analyze software problems in test and operational environments.
Location: Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, OH

At Octo, our focus is on delivering results that matter. We are a premier provider of digital solutions and services to the federal government specifically in the areas of UI/UX, Agile, Data, and Cloud services.  We support and modernize our federal customer’s mission critical systems and functions. Agility is at our core: it is the mantra that drives us to succeed. We work quickly, analytically and deliver on agency priorities.

Octo is a growth-oriented firm that provides a unique, differentiated employee culture relative to our Federal market peers.  We leverage this growth-oriented and employee-focused culture to attract and retain a higher grade of talent than our peers to be an employer of choice. 


  • Please no Corp-to-Corp or 1099 candidates; this position is W-2 only
  • We are unable to sponsor H1B applicants for this role
  • Relocation will not be offered
  • Octo Consulting Group is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.  All qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to disability, protected veteran status, race, color, religious creed, national origin, citizenship, marital status, sex, sexual orientation/gender identity, age, or genetic information. Octo Consulting Group’s commitment to diversity and inclusive selection practices includes ensuring qualified long-term unemployed job seekers receive equal consideration for employment
  • Selected applicant will be subject to a background investigation