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Test Engineer (ID)

Red Arch Solutions Annapolis Junction, MD
  • Posted: July 19, 2019
  • Full-Time
Job Description

***Active TS/SCI with Polygraph Required***

 

Red Arch Solutions is a proven and effective small business integrator and consultant, recognized as a leading provider of IT development to the Federal Government, and primarily focused within the Intelligence Community.


We are an official AWS Partner, and are pleased to now offer Cloud Solutions Architecture and Engineering using Amazon Web Services.

 

Red Arch is seeking a Test Engineer for our Maryland customer. Please note that the government will accept 1 of 2 labor categories as described below under "Qualifications."

 

The Test Engineer analyzes system requirements and concept of operations documents, acquisition plans, and system descriptions to develop evaluation and test plans and procedures, prepare for and conduct the data collection and analysis, and report status and results.  Supports the development of Government test and evaluation documentation e.g., Text & Evaluation (T&E) Strategy, Test & Evaluation Master Plan, Event Test Plans, Test Readiness Assessments, and T&E Reports. Works with other test organizations to support T&E program integration. Provides specialized T&E capabilities tailored to system functions, level, maturity, and performance areas.

 

Task Description: Provide engineering, testing, and documentation for operational assessment test activities. This task does not conform to the traditional waterfall testing approach, instead leveraging agile methodologies where releasable tested pieces of software services are created, development level tested, and delivered to the user in a DevOps approach. Product owners work in short spin cycles (develop, test, deploy, repeat) to eventually realize a full capability/service with the goal to achieve full required performance satisfaction outlined in the program statement of capabilities. In order to achieve this goal, an operational assessment must occur for each capability/service to evaluate suitability and effectiveness.

  • Analyze functional service requirements to develop operational assessment test procedures
  • Perform technical analysis system and system architectures
  • Apply principles and techniques of computer science, engineering, and agile development techniques for the design, development, and execution of operational assessment test procedures
  • Capture, track, and assess testable requirements using Atlassian product suite to include Confluence and Jira
  • Develop operational assessment test reports and associated documentation
  • Participate in all operational assessment milestones and activities (deep dives, WIPT, TRR, Quick look, DAG, and SME discussions and additional as directed by Government Program Test Lead)
  • Participate in systems engineering, test and evaluation, architecture, and programmatic meetings and reviews
Minimum Qualifications

 

  • Minimum 5 years experience applying principles and techniques of computer science, engineering, and agile for the design, development, and execution of operational assessment test procedures
  • Minimum 5 years experience developing operational assessment test reports and associated documentation
  • Demonstrated experience testing of large scale, distributed "system-of-systems", and micro services
  • Demonstrated experience analyzing product/service functional requirements to develop operational assessment test procedures
  • Demonstrated experience participating in systems engineering, test and evaluation, architecture, and programmatic meetings and reviews
  • Demonstrated experience automating test code using latest programming (Java, C++) and scripting (Perl, Shell) languages.
  • Demonstrated experience capturing, tracking, and assessing testable requirements using the Atlassian product suite to include Confluence and Jira
  • Experience performing technical analysis of system architectures

 

TE-2 Qualifications: Five (5) years experience as a TE in programs and contracts of similar scope, type and complexity is required. Bachelor's degree in Math, Science, Engineering, Statistics, Engineering Management, or related discipline form an accredited college or university is required. Four (4) years of additional TE experience may be substituted for a bachelor's degree.

 

TE-3 Qualifications: Eight (8) years experience as a TE in programs and contracts of similar scope, type and complexity is required. Bachelor's degree in Math, Science, Engineering, Statistics, Engineering Management, or related discipline form an accredited college or university is required. Four (4) years of additional TE experience may be substituted for a bachelor's degree.

 

Desired Qualifications

 

 

Red Arch Solutions is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, age, marital status, disability, or protected veteran status. Red Arch So

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