Software Test Engineer - Military veterans preferred

2022-01-13
SAIC (www.saic.com)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee


Huntsville
Alabama
35898
United States

Description

SAIC has an immediate need for a Software Test Engineer to support the Multiple Launch Rocket Systems ( MLRS) Team located in Huntsville, Alabama.  

JOB DESCRIPTION:

  • Develops test plans, test schedule, and approach
  • Writes test cases and scripts and identifies data for test scenarios
  • Conducts a walk through on test case/script with Test Managers, Requirement Leads, Project Managers, and Development Leads
  • Performs and leads tests of software and/or IT systems to ensure proper operation and freedom from defects
  • Performs verification activities on work products using defined methods, procedures and criteria with an appropriate verification environment
  • Creates daily test metrics and reporting; communicates test results
  • Supports analysis of test results and resolution of open issues
  • Documents and works to resolve all complex problem and reports progress on problem resolution to management
  • Devises improvements to current procedures and develops models of possible future configurations

Qualifications

REQUIRED EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:

  • BS degree in Engineering and 2+ years of experience; four (4) years of additional experience accepted in lieu of degree.

REQUIRED SKILLS:

  • Understanding of software test methodologies
  • Capable of developing test tools in support of an automated and simulated environment 
  • Strong presentation and communication skills
  • Experience working in a team-oriented, collaborative environment
  • Strong analytical and problem solving abilities
  • Strong attention to detail and follow-through skills
  • Experience using version control software

REQUIRED CLEARANCE:

  • Be able to obtain and maintain a Secret Security Clearance 

COVID Policy: Prospective and/or new employees are required to adhere with SAIC's vaccination policy. All SAIC employees must be fully vaccinated and they must submit proof of vaccination on their first day of employment. Prospective or new employees may seek an exemption to the vaccination requirement at and must have an approved exemption prior to the start of their employment. Where work is performed strictly at a customer site, customer site vaccination requirements preempt SAIC's vaccination policy.