CIS (Center for Internet Security) is the trusted guide to confidence in the connected world. CIS collaborates with the global security community to lead both government and private-sector entities to security solutions and resources. CIS is an independent, not-for-profit organization.
The Security Best Practices team at CIS is looking for a QA Engineer to ensure the health and progress of our Controls Self Assessment Tool. As a QA engineer, you will be designing and implementing tests, debugging and troubleshooting issues discovered, and making corrective actions within a fast-paced Agile development environment.
You will play a vital role in the development process. You will be responsible for working with software engineers to test cybersecurity products throughout their development and providing feedback to ensure that the products are free from errors and reliable.
Individuals with application and web development experience are encouraged to apply.
Participate in functional requirements and technical design discussions to plan for test development and provide meaningful feedback
Develop functional test cases that represent business challenges and issues
Perform all types of testing as needed, including functional, regression, performance, and security
Identify, record, document and track bugs as needed. Validate bug fixes
Continually evaluate testing approaches, tools, and stacks
Other tasks and responsibilities as assigned
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related field*
2+ years of relevant QA experience, to include but not limited to Information Technology, Information Security, or Cyber Securit
Experience in testing automation using tools like Spock or similar
Strong attention to detai
Ability to communicate effectively with a remote tea
Must be team-oriented and able to contribute ideas to improve efficiency and productivity
Demonstrable drive towards continual professional growth and improvemen
Must be authorized to work in the United States
It's a Plus if You Have:
Hands-on expertise with Groovy/Java
Experience with Spock testing framework
Experience with continuous integration/continuous delivery tools
Experience in AWS (operation + API), and other cloud infrastructures
Experience using Git
Fundamental understanding of agile principles and corresponding methodologies
Solid foundation in SDLC and working experience in the Agile process framework (e.g., Scrum) and Atlassian stack (JIRA, Confluence)
*Additional years of relevant experience or a combination of an Associate’s degree or equivalent and relevant experience may be substituted for the Bachelor’s degree.
At CIS, we are committed to providing an inclusive environment in which the diverse backgrounds, experiences, and views of our employees, members, and customers are valued and respected. It is through this commitment that we are able to work together towards our common mission: to make the connected world a safer place.