SkyePoint Decisions, Inc.

  • Software Tester

    Job Location US-MD-Lanham
    Job Type
    Immediate Hire
    Information Technology
  • Overview

    SkyePoint Decisions, Inc. is seeking a highly motivated, team player to fill the role of an Software Tester. This position will be in Lanham, Maryland supporting the IRS EST.


    • Individual will conduct functional and/or integration testing of multiple programs in a client/server and/or IBM mainframe environment.
    • Programs typically support the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) tax processing pipeline and master file systems.
    • Individual will use IRS or Contractor-developed documentation to construct test cases with predetermined results and test data to verify program functionality and/or interfaces through assigned systems.
    • Individual will review output to determine whether the test results fulfill the established requirements, and if necessary, notify the responsible programmers, both orally and in writing, of errors, omissions, and inconsistencies in the programs and/or documentation.


    • 6 years of progressive IT experience
    • 3 years of software testing experience
    • Before beginning work, candidate must obtain interim staff-like access based upon an IRS Moderate Risk Background Investigation security clearance, and then obtain credentials for building/LAN access.
    • Must be either a U.S. Citizen or possess a minimum 3 years of residency as a Lawful Permanent Resident (LPR) in the U.S.


    Preferred Qualifications:

    • IBM mainframe
    • Unisys mainframe
    • DB2
    • Informatica ETL tool
    • Greenplum Database
    • Business Objects
    • Rational Tools (e.g., RFT, RQM, and RTC)
    • Section 508 compliance testing
    • Performance testing
    • Security testing
    • Java software development
    • Knowledge of current IRS tax administration software applications is a significant plus
    • Possession of a current IRS background investigation is a significant plus



    SkyePoint Decisions is an established ISO 9000:2008 certified small business headquartered in Dulles, Virginia, with local offices across the Washington, DC, metropolitan area. SkyePoint Decisions has grown into a successful federal contractor by combining industry best practices with innovative solutions that consistently meet or exceed customer requirements. We understand and integrate our customer’s technology and mission requirements to successfully deliver high quality, cost effective services on time and on budget.


    SkyePoint Decisions empowers a secure dynamic workforce to complete any mission -- anytime, anywhere. It’s what we call Agency Anywhere®. SkyePoint Decisions delivers Agency Anywhere® by tightly integrating our technical competencies (cybersecurity, cloud services, remote access, collaboration, system & network optimization, device management and more) to provide our customer’s operating environments with the security, flexibility, availability, and operational continuity required to enable today’s on-the-go federal workforce to successfully and securely complete any mission – anytime, anywhere.


    SkyePoint Decisions is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class. U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions


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