Pyramid Systems, Inc. - Careers - Quality Control Engineer I

Pyramid Systems, Inc. - Careers


Quality Control Engineer I (Job Posting #: 201408001)

The Quality Control (Test) Engineer writes and maintains project Test Plans, Test Cases, Test Summary Reports, and other relevant test documentation (including test defect analysis reports), executes test cases according to project Test Plans, documents test defects in Defect Tracking Tool, reviews new or modified program, including documentation, diagram, and flowchart and monitors program performance after implementation.

Basic Duties/Responsibilities

  • Evaluates and tests new or modified software programs to determine if program will perform according to software requirements
  • Reviews and understands requirements documents, use-cases and/or design documents in order to write and maintain simple test cases and test scripts
  • Writes documentation to describe program evaluation, testing, and correction
  • Executes simple test cases and test scripts in order to test the program for validity of results, accuracy, reliability, and conformance to established standards
  • Enters instructions into computer to test program for validity of results, accuracy, reliability, and conformance to establishment standards
  • Tracks bugs in bug tracking tool until closure, includes validation of fixed bugs and working with the developer to reproduce bug
  • Conducts peer reviews on simple test scripts
  • Provides status reports and participates in status meetings
  • Maintains familiarity with the field's concepts, practices, and procedures

Reporting Relationships

  • Position reports to: Quality Control Manager



  • College Degree

Required Skills/Abilities

  • Good analytical skills
  • Familiar with working on computers
  • Good reading, writing, and communication skills
  • Creative and independent problem solver




Pyramid Systems, Inc.
703.553.0800  | 2677 Prosperity Ave Suite 700, Fairfax, VA 22031