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Test Engineer

Peterson Technologies
Fort Meade, MD
  • Expired: February 28, 2023. Applications are no longer accepted.
Peterson Technologies has an immediate opening for an Analytic Developer supporting a critical program in the Intelligence Community.

This position requires an active DoD Security Clearance

Job Description

The Systems Engineer will be a member of a cross-functional team responsible for the development and maintenance of test cases; creation, execution and documentation of manual and automated tests; and working with software engineers, system engineers, platform engineers, system administrators, and other test engineers to validate development and maintenance activities.

Job Responsibilities:
  • Collaborating with software engineers to develop effective strategies and test cases
  • Creating automated testing frameworks and test harnesses
  • Discovering, reporting, and tracking testing defects
  • Analyzing test results and reporting performance, load, and other issues using issues management tool
  • Developing, executing, and maintaining acceptance, integration, and system tests
  • Conduct post-release/ post-implementation testing
  • Work with cross-functional teams to ensure quality throughout the software development life-cycle
  • Perform continuous functional and regression testing

Basic Qualifications:
  • An active DoD Security Clearance
  • Bachelor's Degree or higher in computer engineering or in a field related to the computer engineering or computer science disciplines
  • 8 years of Software Engineering experience. An additional 4+ years of Software Engineering experience may be substituted for the degree for a total of 12 years.
  • 3+ years work experience in the SIGINT, IA, or IT domains.

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Experience designing, creating, and executing manual and automated testing solutions including analysis of results to determine adequacy of testing
  • Experience testing in Windows and Linux/CentOS environments.
  • Working knowledge of test management software (e.g. Behave!, SoapUI, Selenium, JUnit, JRunner, etc.)
  • Experience with:
    • Web communication protocols, i.e. JSON, REST, SOAP.
    • Scripting languages such as Goovy, Perl, Python,or Ruby.
    • Creating and managing cronjobs.
  • Working knowledge of :
    • JAVA,
    • Lightweight Directory Access Protocol,
    • Public Key Infrastructure,
    • version repositories (such as Git, SVN, CVS, etc.), and
    • SQL.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of an Agile development team using superior time management to triage issues and prioritize tasks
  • Able to clearly communicate technical issues and ideas orally and written to superiors and subordinates across all engineering disciplines

Peterson Technologies will provide reasonable accommodations to applicants who are unable to utilize our online application system due to a disability.

Peterson Technologies is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Peterson Technologies


Fort Meade, MD
20755 USA