Manual QA Student Research Spring 2020 - CIPHER

Atlanta, GA
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Manual QA Student Research Spring 2020 - CIPHER

ID: 494862
Type: Students: Undergraduate Student Asst. (SA)
Location: Atlanta, GA
Categories: Cybersecurity, Testing

Job Description

GTRI’s Cybersecurity, Information Protection, and Hardware Evaluation Research (CIPHER) Laboratory seeks part-time student research assistants for the spring 2020 semester. Students will be working with the Secure Information Systems Division as manual test engineers for Java-based web applications. The primary function will be developing, maintaining, and executing manual test cases. Students will also have an opportunity to interface with other student employees, as well as professionals, while developing test cases used for the lab’s cutting-edge science and engineering research projects. Students will be introduced to concepts in software requirements, development, configuration management, and cybersecurity.

Required Minimum Qualifications

     Student Assistant

  • Pursuing a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related field
  • Completion of two semesters of curriculum by start date
  • 2.0 or higher cumulative GPA

Preferred Qualifications

  • Familiarity with Agile/SCRUM
  • Familiarity of JAMA and JIRA
  • Strong interpersonal and team skills
  • Ability to clearly communicate technical ideas to technical and non-technical team members
  • Ability to quickly learn new software applications and tools

Hours per Week

10-20 hours per week

U.S. Citizenship Requirements

Due to our research contracts with the US federal government, candidates for this position are required to be US Citizens.

Clearance Type Required

Ability to obtain Secret Clearance upon hire

Housing and Relocation

Housing and relocation assistance are not available for this position.

Diversity & Inclusion

Diversity & Inclusion (D&I) at Georgia Tech Research Institute aims to enhance the Institute’s mission of solving the world’s most complex technical problems by creating a workforce with a shared appreciation for diversity, raising awareness around inclusiveness, and fostering a sense of belonging and appreciation for all members of our community.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Georgia Tech Research Institute is an Equal Opportunity Employer of individuals with disabilities and protected veterans and actively seeks diversity among its employees. .



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