The Defense Group at Leidos currently has an opening for a Jr. Software Test Engineer with a DoD SECRET clearance.
This position will support the CECOM Software Engineering Center contract performing Transition and Post Production Software Sustainment for the Biometrics Automated Toolset-Army (BAT-A) system.
This position will report to the Leidos BAT-A Technical Lead at the BAT-A Software Engineering Environment in APG, MD. The final selected candidate will perform computer programming, documenting, managing configuration, testing, and bug fixing involved in creating and maintaining applications and frameworks involved in a software release life cycle and resulting in a software product. Expertise in testing military software applications and operating systems is required.
Test software applications and operating systems-level software, compilers, and network distribution software applications;
Define, document, analyze, perform, and interpret developmental test procedures and test plans for new and/or modified products or product components;
Ability to debug and review software source code for software applications and operating systems written in Visual Basic 6.0, COM, COM+, C/C++, C#, .NET, and XML;
Develop and enhance software tools, automated test tools, simulators, and emulators;
Investigate and resolve operational problems in conjunction with other engineering and technical personnel;
Create or modify existing documentation supporting software design, software implementation, test plans, test reports and user documentation
EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE:
Bachelor's Degree from an accredited college in Electronics Engineering or any other Scientific or Technical discipline with 2-4 years of demonstrated experience in software and test engineering
Ability to work 5 days per week, on site, at Aberdeen Proving Ground
Possess and maintain a DoD SECRET Clearance
Ability to write, interpret, and execute test procedures, test plans, system requirements specifications, and software requirements verification cross reference matrix
Experience performing software coding with Visual Basic 6.0, COM, COM+, C/C++, C#, .NET, or XML
Experience with MS Windows 7, MS SQL Server 2008 R2, MS .NET Framework 4, MS Visual Studio, IBM Rational System Architect, and VMware
Experience and knowledge of hardware functionality and the relationships with software.
Interest in or experience with Software Configuration Management
Security + or similar certification a plus
Understanding of US Military Biometrics, Sensor and Surveillance Systems or other US Military Experience
Excellent oral and written communications skills.
Ability to work independently and/or in a team environment.
Referral Bonus Eligible
Leidos is a global science and technology solutions leader working to solve the world's toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company's 33,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported pro forma annual revenues of approximately $10 billion for the fiscal year ended January 1, 2016 after giving effect to the recently completed combination of Leidos with Lockheed Martin's Information Systems & Global Solutions business (IS&GS). For more information, visit www.Leidos.com. The company's diverse employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Qualified women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans are encouraged to apply. Leidos will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories for employment in accordance with relevant Laws. Leidos is an Equal Opportunity Employer.