Software Functional Test Engineer - Military veterans preferred

2018-12-08
Raytheon (www.raytheon.com)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee


Redstone Arsenal
Alabama
United States

Raytheon Intelligence, Information and Services (IIS) Strategic Systems Engineering Services (SSES) is seeking a Network, System Integration and Test Environment (NSITE) Software Functional Test Engineer in support of the Systems, Simulation, Software, and Integration (S3I) Indicium Product Office. The candidate will conduct daily duties at the S3I Directorate, Redstone Arsenal, AL.

NSITE is a Government owned, managed, and developed software suite under the Army S3I Indicium Project. NSITE is used by the Missile Defense Agency (MDA), Joint Services, and numerous labs in support of continued interoperability testing of systems employed for defense of the United States and our Allies. The NSITE software provides data collection, situational awareness, and analysis capabilities to a wide range of users who benefit from NSITE’s ability to act as an independent third-party truth teller. The Indicium Project has in-depth experience in Tactical Data Links (TDL), Ballistic Missile Defense System (BMDS) Test, Enterprise Information Technology, Software and Systems Engineering and Information Assurance.

The desired mid-level candidate is a self-starter, able to operate with minimal supervision.

Duties and Responsibilities:
• Develop test documentation and conduct test cases to functionally test each software fix/change associated with correcting a software design deficiency or enhancement
• Develop test documentation and conduct test cases to functionally test Cyber updates and patches associated with the NSITE software
• Develop test documentation and conduct test cases to functionally test hardware used in conjunction with NSITE software
• During the conduct of formal and informal tests, open problem reports in Team Foundation Server for each software implementation that does not comply with its associated software requirement, as verified during test
• Interface directly with members of Software and Functional Test Teams, NSITE Development Team, NSITE Operations Team and NSITE Program Management to include software issues detected internally and fielded
• Interface directly with members of Indicium Integrated Communications Engineering & Security (ICES) Team in matters of cyber security, hardware and lab testing
• Actively participate in NSITE Formal Qualification Tests to perform functional testing and assist with software testing as required. Work with Software Quality Control (QC) personnel as required during testing
• Actively participate in all team meetings to include all sprint kickoff, sprint retrospect, and daily and weekly standup meetings

Required Qualifications:
• Security+ Certification
• Network+ Certification
• Strong Windows 10 OS configuration experience
• Strong Microsoft Office skills
• Experience configuring and using Internet Protocol (IP), Serial networks and Cisco networking equipment
• Experience troubleshooting IP traffic utilizing Wireshark or Omnipeek software
• Self-starter; able to function independently and in a team environment where priorities and assignments can quickly shift
• Experience designing and writing both formal and informal test procedures
• Experience Functionally Testing new computer hardware, NICs, switches, etc.
• Ability to write clear and concise software defect reports
• Ability to function effectively in a dynamic environment with aggressive schedules
• Secret Security Clearance

Desired Qualifications:
• Familiarity with Tactical Interoperability Communications Data Links (6016, 3011, DIS, VMF, B Series, etc.)
• Functional understanding of tactical interoperability equipment to include Air Defense Systems Integrator (ADSI), Link Monitoring and Management Tool (LMMT), Joint Range Extension (JRE) or like systems
• Familiarity with the NSITE Software
• Software Functional Test experience to include Cyber/IA testing
• UHF Tactical Radio operation experience
• Experience with Microsoft Visio
• Working knowledge of Agile Software Development processes and familiarity with JIRA Software
• Experience using Microsoft Team Foundation Server
• Experience operating and testing 3D graphical displays
• Familiarity with the Missile Defense Agency (MDA) test planning and procedures
• Familiarity with HBSS components and general information assurance practices
• Familiarity with creating and understanding Visio diagrams

Travel Required:
• Less than 10% annually

Required Education:
• Applicants must have a minimum of a BS in Software Engineering, Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or similar degree field, and a minimum of 4 years related experience.

This position requires a U.S. Person 129425

Raytheon is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.