Test Engineer, Senior in Aberdeen, MD at DCS

Date Posted: 1/2/2022

Job Snapshot

Job Description

COVID-19 continues to significantly impact our employees, families and communities. With the health and safety of employee as our top priority, DCS is taking action to address the increased risk and uncertainty COVID-19 variants pose in the workplace while ensuring we meet our commitments to national security.

To uphold safety for all employees, we will continue to request vaccination status for all DCS employees, including new hires. All current and newly hired employees who are unvaccinated will be required to adhere to safety protocols applicable to their worksite. 

Serves as an expert and participates in the planning, conducting and reporting of system-level technical testing.

Essential Job Functions:

Assists in coordinating and conducting functional tests for Tactical Operations Centers (TOCs) in support of the customer; assists in summarizing, documenting, and reporting various C5ISR test data and results to leadership; participate in working groups and materiel development meetings to assist in developing coordinated fielding and testing schedules; assists in developing and producing Test Design Plans for programs and transformation initiatives. Independently evaluates, selects and applies standard engineering techniques, procedures, and criteria, and makes minor adaptations and modifications.  Provides independent and professional support on portions of complex projects. Provides professional engineering support with increasing independent accomplishment. Develops, maintains, upgrades automated test scripts and architectures for application products. Also write, implements and reports status for system test cases for testing. Analyzes test cases and provides regular progress reports. Services as a subject matter specialist, providing testing know-how for the support of user requirements of complex to highly complex software/hardware applications. Participates in all phases of risk management.

Required Skills:

Due to the sensitivity of customer related requirements, U.S. Citizenship is required.

Bachelor's and a minimum 10 years of progressively complex experience in testing of complex mechanical, electromechanical and electrical/electronic systems.

Top Secret/SCI clearance required.

Desired Skills:

Experience with electronic warfare, signal intelligence and/or cyber warfare systems.  

Familiarity with US Army missions and major weapons systems.Experience with national Cybersecurity policies, IA standard security principles, standards and industry best practices.

Experience supporting DoDI 8510.01 (Risk Management Framework for DoD IT).

Job Requirements

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