JTEL Software Tester - Military veterans preferred

SAIC (www.saic.com)


  full-time   employee

San Diego
United States


Position Description: This Position Description (PD) outlines the requirements (Essential and Desirable) that the Joint Tactical Networking Center Test and Evaluation Laboratory (JTEL) requires and desires for the position of Software Engineering.  


The Test Tools Developer and SCA Tester will be responsible for:

  • Design and implementation of internal JTEL test tools/scripts to support SCA testing

  • Active participation in the JTEL test tool software engineering process and life cycle (from conception to design, implementation, and testing)

  • Performance of end-to-end testing of the JTEL test tools, from writing unit tests to the integration testing of the tools

  • Review and testing of COTS (and potential COTS) test applications to be used in SCA testing

  • Coordination and execution of the JTEL tests of SCA Operating Environments and Waveforms

  • Compliance with JTEL review processes to ensure accuracy and consistency of the test report

  • Developmental support, including milestone meetings, document reviews, requirement interpretations, and troubleshooting when requested

  • Support for the peer review of JTEL documents including test reports, requirement lists, test plans and procedures, etc.




AA degree in related discipline and nine (9) years related experience; Or, High School and eleven (11) years related experience and related advanced certification.


Required Qualifications:


  • Effective communication and writing skills

  • Ability to work independently as well as in the team setting

  • Experience in Software Engineering Processes and best practices

  • Experience in developing distributed software solutions based on Remote Procedure Call (RPC) protocol: Java RMI, gRPC, or TCP/IP

  • Detailed knowledge of C/C++ (at least 1-3 years of continuous programming experience)

  • Detailed knowledge of Java

  • Detailed knowledge of Object-oriented programming (OOP)

  • Detailed knowledge of CORBA (at least 1-3 years of continuous experience)




  • Detailed knowledge of Software Defined Radio (SDR) development

  • Detailed knowledge of how to read, modify, debug and add features to a Makefile

  • Detailed knowledge of Maven and Ant

  • Detailed knowledge of TCP, UDP, HTTP/SSL, SSH protocols




Travel Required: 10%