Principal System Automation Test Engineer - Military veterans preferred

2019-08-29
Raytheon (www.raytheon.com)
Other

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  full-time   employee


Aurora
Colorado
United States

Raytheon is seeking an PrincipalSystem Automation Test Engineer for the Apex Program’s Automation team.

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Raytheon is seeking an Automation Test Engineer for the Apex Program’s Automation team.

The Automation Team is responsible for introducing schedule, cost and quality improvements across all the program IPTs and processes via automation and tooling. The Apex Automation Team is looking across the entire program and introducing the latest tooling, methodologies and processes to ensure the program meets and exceeds schedule and quality commitments while reducing cost. The Automation Team does not see impediments but rather opportunities and our work directly affects the success of the program.

The Apex Automation Team needs a Test Engineer to support its modernization initiatives. The Automation Test Engineer will work with SEIT and the other IPTs to define and document the Test Architecture. The Automation Test Engineer will work with the Automation Lead to define the high ROI areas for test automation and to define a test automation approach and schedule. The Automation Test Engineer will work with SEIT and the other IPTs to codify acceptance / exit criteria for automated tests and will work with Automation and IPT SW Engineers to implement get the underlying test bindings implemented. The Automation Test Engineer will work with the Automation Lead and other other organizations to reduce overall testing cycle times at the Unit, Function, Integration and System Test levels and to increase system quality. The Automation Test Engineer will help improve DevOps and Continuous Integration (CI) maturity / adoption.

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


This position is eligible for a Sign on Bonus up to $40K for a candidate with a current TS/SCI that can be verified and hired at Raytheon.



Required Experience, Knowledge and/or Skills:

  • Must have an active TS/SCI level clearance
  • Bachelor STEM degree and 8+ years of demonstrated test engineering experience
  • Strong knowledge of continuous integration and continuous delivery concepts
  • Experience with Jenkins continuous integration server used to run build, test, deploy and install pipeline
  • Experience defining or implementing an automated Test Architecture
  • Experience with Cucumber, BEHAVE or similar testing frameworks
  • Understand of the different levels of test and what each provide
  • Some familiarity with Unit Test frameworks such as Junit
  • Experience with RedHat / CentOS / Fedora Linux
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills as well as the ability to interact and present to engineers and management
  • Some knowledge of satellite ground systems, including hardware, software, and communications architecture.
  • Strong teamwork and interpersonal skills with a positive attitude
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills
  • Ability to work in a dynamic environment with multiple competing priorities and deadline constraints requiring rapid turnarounds
  • Experience with the Microsoft Office suite of tools (including Word, Excel, Visio, and PowerPoint)


Desired Experience, Knowledge and/or Skills:
  • Familiarity with the Atlassian tool suite
  • Knowledge or experience writing test bindings for Cucumber or a similar testing SW
  • Knowledge of DevOps methodologies
  • Knowledge of Agile SW Development
  • Qualified Raytheon Six Sigma Specialist or equivalent

Education Requirements:
Bachelor’s degree in Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM)



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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.