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Date: Mar 17, 2019

Location: McLean, VA, US

Company: NTT DATA Services

Req ID: 34030 


At NTT DATA Services, we know that with the right people on board, anything is possible. The quality, integrity, and commitment of our employees are key factors in our company’s growth, market presence and our ability to help our clients stay a step ahead of the competition. By hiring the best people and helping them grow both professionally and personally, we ensure a bright future for NTT DATA Services and for the people who work here.


NTT DATA Services currently seeks a Senior 508 SME to join our team in McLean, Virginia (US-VA), United States (US).



  • Test web and client applications for Section 508 compliancy as directed by client
  • Attend scrum, Kanban and other agile ceremonies such as daily standups, retrospectives, backlog grooming, and others to discuss preparation, determination and findings relative to Section 508 compliance
  • Prepare test plans and Independent Test reports for applications reviewed
  • Coordinate with Developers to ensure the Solutions Delivery Designs incorporate Section 508 in web and client applications
  • Display an astute understanding of the process and documentation, test approach and management plan requirements regulated by the client
  • Display technical competence and strong organizational skills while multitasking
  • Applies advanced knowledge of QA principles, methodologies, and techniques to test and assure the quality of complex software.
  • Leads sophisticated defect detection, problem solving and troubleshooting with complex software.
  • Designs the overall project test plan and master test schedule for simple level projects.
  • Performs in a lead capacity role within the team in making decisions for the quality assurance of the project / application.
  • Recommends quality improvement initiatives for future application / project releases.
  • Regularly coaches and mentors less experienced team members.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Requires 4-6 years relevant experience.
  • Undergraduate degree or equivalent combination of education and work experience.
  • Advanced knowledge of software quality assurance methodology.
  • Advanced proficiency with requirements gathering tools.
  • Advanced knowledge of project management tools and concepts.
  • Significant travel including overnight domestic or international trips may be required.


This position is only available to those interested in direct staff employment opportunities with NTT DATA, Inc. or its subsidiaries.  Please note, 1099 or corp-2-corp contractors or the equivalent will NOT be considered. We offer a full comprehensive benefits package that starts from your first day of employment.                                                                                


About NTT DATA Services


NTT DATA Services partners with clients to navigate and simplify the modern complexities of business and technology, delivering the insights, solutions and outcomes that matter most. We deliver tangible business results by combining deep industry expertise with applied innovations in digital, cloud and automation across a comprehensive portfolio of consulting, applications, infrastructure and business process services.


NTT DATA Services, headquartered in Plano, Texas, is a division of NTT DATA Corporation, a top 10 global business and IT services provider with 118,000+ professionals in more than 50 countries, and NTT Group, a partner to 88 percent of the Fortune 100. Visit to learn more.


NTT DATA, Inc. (the “Company”) is an equal opportunity employer and makes employment decisions on the basis of merit and business needs.  The Company will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religious creed, citizenship, national origin, ancestry, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, physical or mental disability, veteran or marital status, or any other class protected by law.  To comply with applicable laws ensuring equal employment opportunities to qualified individuals with a disability, the Company will make reasonable accommodations for the known physical or mental limitations of an otherwise qualified individual with a disability who is an applicant or an employee unless undue hardship to the Company would result.




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