Software Application Test Engineer - Military veterans preferred
2018-12-21 SAIC (www.saic.com)
Huntsville Alabama 35898 United States
SAIC is hiring Software Application Test Engineers to support a force protection system under AMCOM Express at Red Stone Arsenal in Huntsville, AL.
JOB DESCRIPTION: This position is for a software application test engineer to test a Force Protection software system. The system includes Windows Server and Workstation applications and services, sensors and cameras, as well as interfaces to other systems.
PRIMARY JOB DUTIES WILL INCLUDE:
Performing software application installation, configuration and testing to verify requirements are met.
Working with system engineers and software developers.
Developing test plans, procedures and scripts.
Executing test plans and documenting results.
Other duties include supporting overall software development, test and documentation activities for the project and involve working in Lab and Test Area environments.
REQUIRED EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
BS in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or related discipline and 2+ years of experience (equivalent experience accepted in lieu of degree).
Strong computer skills and skills in requirements analysis, technical writing and Windows application testing and troubleshooting.
Candidate must have the ability to work well in a team development environment.
Candidates should have good organizational and communication skills, technical writing/documentation skills and knowledge of software development processes.
Desired skills and experience areas include:
Software development and scripting languages (automated testing - Python), network and communication protocols/interfaces, XML messages, UML, and video display and processing.
US Citizenship and ability to get Secret Clearance is required for this position.