Senior Test Engineer - Military veterans preferred

2020-10-17
SAIC (www.saic.com)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee


Huntsville
Alabama
35898
United States

Description

About the Position: SAIC is seeking a Test Engineer to support Army UAS Training devices and software operations on Redstone Arsenal in Huntsville, AL.
 
About the Program: The Joint Technology Center and Systems Integration Lab (JSIL), located at Redstone Arsenal in Alabama, develops and fields simulation technology for Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) for the Department of Defense.
 
Duties & Responsibilities:
  • Position will design, develop, and implement testing methods.
  • Plan and arrange labor, schedules, and equipment required for testing and evaluation.
  • Provide test area with parameters for sample testing and specifies tests to be performed. Compiles data and defines changes required in testing equipment, testing procedures, or new testing requirements.  

Qualifications

Required Education & Experience:
  • Bachelor’s degree and 5 years of experience providing test engineering support; Will also consider a High School diploma and 9 years of relevant experience in lieu of a Bachelor’s degree.
  • Familiarity with DevOps/DevSecOps methodologies.
  • Familiarity with Agile Software Development Methodology.
  • Knowledgeable about Mission IT Systems, Computing Systems, Software Systems, Networked Systems, Software Processes, Configuration Management, and Engineering Processes.
  • Must be able to function in rapidly changing scenarios and under time constraints.
  • Ability to perform to and status project schedules is critical.
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Excel is important.
  • Written and verbal communication skills will determine the best candidate.
Clearance Requirement: Active Secret Security Clearance Required
 
Desired Technical Skills:
  • Familiarity with Army UAS
  • Microsoft TFS (Team Foundation Server)/Azure OR equivalent software enterprise management tools such as DOORS or JIRA
  • Familiarity with Distributed Simulation
  • Familiarity with Computer Networks and Virtualization
  • Skilled in Windows and Linux Operating Systems