Accenture Federal - Test Manager in Arlington, Virginia

Organization: Accenture Federal ServicesLocation: Arlington, VAAccenture Federal Services, a wholly owned subsidiary of Accenture LLP, is a U.S. company with offices in Arlington, Virginia. Accenture's federal business has served every cabinet-level department and 30 of the largest federal organizations. Accenture Federal Services transforms bold ideas into breakthrough outcomes for clients at defense, intelligence, public safety, civilian and military health organizations. We believe that great outcomes are everything. It’s what drives us to turn bold ideas into breakthrough solutions. By combining digital technologies with what works across the world’s leading businesses, we use agile approaches to help clients solve their toughest problems fast—the first time. So, you can deliver what matters most. Count on us to help you embrace new ways of working, building for change and put customers at the core. A wholly owned subsidiary of Accenture, we bring over 30 years of experience serving the federal government, including every cabinet-level department. Our 7,200 dedicated colleagues and change makers work with our clients at the heart of the nation’s priorities in defense, intel, public safety, health and civilian to help you make a difference for the people you employ, serve and protect.

Our Test Manager will be responsible for the following:

Manage overall testing effort with system partners and functional team: Test Plan/ Schedules, test inventory, documentation standards and templates, test execution, customer review & sign-off Manage traceability back to business and system requirements Collaborate with customer, System Partners, and functional team on documenting end-to-end test scenarios and scripts and identifying and staging test data (SIT, SAT, and UAT) and key interfacing systems Manage communications with project and client leadership (overall status updates, progress on writing test scripts, test readiness, test execution, and defect resolution) Implement automation (e.g. testing for web services, leverage macros) Work with technical team on establishing an integrated test environment (major feeder systems)

Basic Qualifications:

7 years of full-time (excluding internships) experience within the past 10 years of progressive experience in the accounting field of Federal Government agencies or Fortune 500 companies Experience with System Integration, Interface Implementation, IT System Control Testing or FISCAM and RMF Implementation Demonstrated ability to apply testing methodology and tools on SI projects Bachelor's Degree in Accounting, Finance, Computer Science, Engineering, Mathematics, or Information Systems US Citizenship required An active security clearance or the ability to obtain one may be required for this role. Candidates who are currently employed by a client of Accenture or an affiliated Accenture business may not be eligible for consideration. Applicants for employment in the US must have work authorization that does not now or in the future require sponsorship of a visa for employment authorization in the United States and with Accenture (i.e., H1-B visa, F-1 visa (OPT), TN visa or any other non-immigrant status).

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