ABIS Test Engineer

in Fairmont, WV

ABIS Test Engineer Job

Job Description Job Attributes+

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  • Organization

    Ideal Innovations, Inc.

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  • Job Location

    Fairmont, WV, US

  • Job Type

    Full Time

  • Clearance Level

    US Current Secret Clearance

  • Career Level

    US Current Secret Clearance

  • Remote


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    Fairmont, WV (ABIS)


Ideal Innovations, Inc. (I3) is seeking to add a well-qualified Test Engineer with a background in biometric software and systems testing to add to our team as we expand our small, dynamic, group of employees supporting the DoD automated Biometric Identification System (ABIS). This is an opportunity to support the Army’s authority for biometrics, Project Management Office DoD Biometrics (PM Bio), with the day-to-day testing of the DoD’s authoritative biometric repository and its servers and networks supporting biometric collection processing operations. This important system within the Customer’s portfolio gives soldiers the decisive edge on the battlefield. You will work in a small team at a contractor site Fairmont, WV.


Each day you and your fellow team members will work with the Government customer and other Test Engineers to:

  • Working in an Agile Development Environment
  • Document, Analyze, Perform and Interpret Tests for the ABIS System or Components
  • Ensure Tests Align with Industry File Standards (DoD and FBI Biometric File Standards)
  • Develop User Stories and Test Procedures
  • Perform Unit, Integration, System, Regression and Acceptance Testing
  • Identify and Report Issues with the software
  • Use Atlassian Software (JIRA and Confluence)
  • Report Progress in Daily Scrum Meetings
  • Demonstrate Software and System Changes to Government Customer
  • Working in both Windows and Linux Environments
  • Demonstrate Software and System Changes to Government Customer
  • Assisting in the development of Automated Testing Scripts and methods


3 years of progressive testing experience

Job Qualifications

  • Working Knowledge of Oracle, SQL, Postgress, MongoDB, Nagios, Ansible, Bamboo, SOAP and REST are a plus
  • Experience providing biometric testing support across a wide spectrum of collection systems to include but not limited to BAT, ABIS, BISA, SEEK, HIIDE, etc.
  • Sound understanding of the SDLC and Testing
  • Familiarity with the development and execution of automated testing using Ruby, Selenium, and Cucumber is a plus
  • Knowledge of Windows and Linux Environments

Additional Information

Who We Are

Our company values innovative and intuitive people who want to help identify and develop creative, unconventional solutions for our clients.

Ideal Innovations Inc. is a service-disabled veteran-owned company specializing in innovative solutions to our client’s most difficult challenges utilizing biometrics, forensics, scientific and I/T SMEs. We staff the greatest number of contractors to the Defense Forensics and Biometrics Agency (DFBA) Biometrics Operations Division (BOD) in Clarksburg, West Virginia.

At Ideal Innovations, we are:

+ Innovators

Innovators of creative services, solutions and products for our clients.

+ Intuitive

Intuitive to our client’s needs and desires.

+ Identifiers

Identifiers of unconventional, rapid solutions for our client’s challenges.

What We Offer

+ Learning & Development

You will be encouraged to reach your full potential. You will be provided the resources to grow professionally & enhance your skills through Tuition Reimbursement & LinkedIn Learning (with unlimited access to 13,000 online training courses and videos)

+ Join a Team of Innovators

You will work with very innovative and intuitive people. You will enjoy collaborating on teams that identify and develop the most impressive thought-provoking solutions and products for our clients.

+ Flexibility

You will experience the flexibility needed to balance work and manage your personal life while accomplishing great things both professionally and personally.

+ Competitive Compensation

You will receive competitive compensation with access to a comprehensive benefits package to include generous paid time off/paid holidays and lucrative 401(k) matching with 100% vesting at the completion of your first year, plus a host of other perks.

+ Rewards & Recognition

You will be recognized & rewarded for achieving ground breaking results that lead to the continued success & growth of the company.

Perks & Benefits

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