Job Description

Ref No.:19-15532
Location: Sterling, Virginia
Duration:0-12 month(s)
Security Clearance RequiredTS/SCI
Description/Comment:*** is seeking a Software Systems Test Engineer for programs in our C2, Space and Intelligence Solutions mission area in Aurora, Colorado-State College, PA-Richardson, TX - Dulles,VA

As a Software Systems Test Engineer your duties will include but not be limited to the following:
* Support the planning and conduct of Test activities; define test plans and sequences relative to complex software and hardware subsystems and resolves identified conflicting issues.
* Participate in a complex testing program; establish methods and techniques, plan tests, develop test requirements, write test procedures and reports, and conduct tests utilizing comprehensive knowledge of these complex subsystems.
* Participate in integration and test readiness reviews, design reviews, and audits of integration and test programs and facilities.
* Utilize broad knowledge in test engineering and apply understanding of principles of related engineering and software technology to ensure test validity and integrity.
* Lead teams in conducting tests, which include collaborating with others in establishing language, database, and computer simulation requirements and configuration management techniques.

Clearance Requirement: Must be a US Citizens with a current/active TS/SCI

Required Skills:
* An active TS/SCI security clearance.
* Bachelor degree and 8+ years demonstrated engineering experience with proven track record.
* Test engineering experience on a software development contract
* Experience preparing and executing Test procedures
* Experience with test script or automation development
* Experience utilizing discrepancy report systems
* Enthusiastic & energetic performer able to work in a dynamic, fast-paced, & high visibility environment
* Self-motivated and capable of performing tasks with minimal oversight
* Experience with systems engineering principles and activities

Desired Skills:
* Experience working in a Satellite Ground System development or operations environment
* Experience with ground station satellite domains (command and telemetry, flight dynamics or mission planning)
* Test Automation (Eggplant, Cucumber, Gherkin)

Education Requirements:

* Bachelor's degree in Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM) or 16 years of experience in lieu of degree
Security Clearance RequiredTS/SCI

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