Software Test Engineer

Oneweb Mclean , VA 22107

Posted 2 weeks ago

OneWeb's mission is to enable Internet access for everyone, everywhere. We want to see the next generation even more connected than the last, and to create opportunities for people today to access the opportunities made possible through the Internet. To fulfill our mission, OneWeb is revolutionizing the satellite industry and building a global communications network with a constellation of Low Earth Orbit satellites that will provide connectivity to people around the world. OneWeb is creating business solutions for Broadband, Government and Cellular Backhaul. It's high speed, low latency network will offer game-changing Mobility solutions to industries that rely on global connectivity, such as Aviation, Maritime, Automotive, Trains, and more.

We have more than $3 billion invested from incredible partners including SoftBank, Qualcomm, Grupo Salinas, Airbus, Virgin, Coca-Cola and more. We have signed our first customer contracts, we have ground infrastructure in Canada, Italy, Norway with more on the way and in February of 2019, we successfully launched our first six satellites into space. OneWeb is making incredible progress toward reaching our mission and we are looking for more, very talented individuals to help make it a reality.

If building the infrastructure to connect people everywhere is something you would like to make happen, then joining OneWeb may be a great personal and career move. We can provide an intellectually challenging workplace and fast growing opportunity with a clear purpose. Come join the team that is making communication ubiquitous on a global scale.

The Software Test Engineer is responsible for verifying mission critical ground software applications that will launch and operate the world's largest satellite constellation. This individual must be an experienced tester and will work as part of the software development and integration & test team to develop test automation and migrate existing test automation into the OneWeb integration and test environment. This role also includes developing and running tests, as well as operating testing software, analyzing test results, and providing technical leadership to this arena.

This individual will assume an integral role in the software development process, the integration & test process, and in supporting major program milestones. The candidate will have demonstrated the ability to work with minimal supervision and have experience working in an agile team environment. The Software Test Engineer is part of the FMS Integration and Test team.


  • Develop a defense-in-depth test strategy for software verification and validation throughout the software development lifecycle

  • Update, tailor and migrate existing automated test suites into the integration and test environment

  • Develop new test automation for in-house developed software

  • Write test plans and test procedures

  • Work closely with software engineers and subject matter experts to design testability into the software design

  • Execute manual and automated software testing

  • Document test results

  • Perform regression tests and integration tests

  • Support and analyze unit testing and system testing efforts

  • Work closely with developers and production engineers to develop and operate a build and release process to reduce systemic errors

Required Skills and Experience:

  • 3+ years in developing test automation, using tools such as Jenkins, or Selenium (or equivalent)

  • 5+ years testing Java applications and web applications

  • Experience with software test tools

  • Experience writing test plans and procedures

  • Demonstrated ability to work with software developers in an integrated and agile team environment

  • Advanced Linux skills

Desired Skills and Experience:

  • Experience sourcing and selecting software test tools

  • NoSQL database experience is highly desirable

  • Experience testing RESTful interfaces and APIs is highly desirable

  • Experience testing Web applications is highly desirable

  • Experience in performance testing is highly desirable

  • Experience working in virtualized and containerized environments

  • Space operations experience is helpful, but not required

  • Bachelor of Science, BS in a Computer Science or Engineering related field, additional education and training through an advanced technical degree or continuous learning is highly desired

  • No visa sponsorship is available for this position.

icon no score

See how you match
to the job

Find your dream job anywhere
with the LiveCareer app.
Mobile App Icon
Download the
LiveCareer app and find
your dream job anywhere
App Store Icon Google Play Icon

Boost your job search productivity with our
free Chrome Extension!

lc_apply_tool GET EXTENSION

Similar Jobs

Want to see jobs matched to your resume? Upload One Now! Remove
Senior Software Engineer Platform Engineer

Capital One

Posted 7 days ago

VIEW JOBS 4/18/2019 12:00:00 AM 2019-07-17T00:00 McLean 2 (19052), United States of America, McLean, Virginia At Capital One, we're building a leading information-based technology company. Still founder-led by Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Richard Fairbank, Capital One is on a mission to help our customers succeed by bringing ingenuity, simplicity, and humanity to banking. We measure our efforts by the success our customers enjoy and the advocacy they exhibit. We are succeeding because they are succeeding. Guided by our shared values, we thrive in an environment where collaboration and openness are valued. We believe that innovation is powered by perspective and that teamwork and respect for each other lead to superior results. We elevate each other and obsess about doing the right thing. Our associates serve with humility and a deep respect for their responsibility in helping our customers achieve their goals and realize their dreams. Together, we are on a quest to change banking for good. Senior Software Engineer | Platform Engineer We're seeking talented, senior, hands-on, engineers to modernize one of the most critical systems in Capital One's US Card Business. Our platform is responsible for making intelligent credit decisions and delivering a real-time digital experience for new customers. Our team's mission is to enhance the reliability and resiliency of the platform to make real time intelligent credit decisions within the shortest time possible to meet various tight SLAs and provide superior customer experience. Our team is made up of engineers who are passionate about improving technology designs, are experienced in delivering highly-available and highly-performant systems, and thrive when faced with business challenges. We are looking for a great engineer to join our team and deliver on our exciting roadmap. In this role you will: * Understand business problems, research and suggest contemporary solutions to those problems, and deliver them to customers * Own end to end platform development including software development infrastructure as code and performance tuning. * Work closely with team members and mentor new/junior teammates * Identify gaps, issues, and bottlenecks, and work with the Tech Leads and Product Owners to remediate them * Influence and help with technical roadmap implementation across the decisioning platform. * Balance non-functional requirements and business timelines in developing software * Elevate the code quality of the platform and promote best practices in all areas. * Create extensible and reusable solutions * Enhance our microservice architecture * Promote big picture view and bring in new ideas, technologies and frameworks to enhance platform capabilities and resiliency. Basic Qualifications: * Bachelor's Degree or Military Experience * At least 4 years of experience in Software Development Preferred Qualifications: * Experience with Java, Golang, or Python * Experience with serverless * Technical breadth in multiple areas such as DevOps, the Cloud, database management, streaming, Restful APIs, and programming languages * Prior experience in developing highly reliable and resilient applications in the cloud * Experience with Kubernetes and Docker. * Experience with performance testing and performance tuning in a microservice environment. * Technical depth in Java/Spring or another Object-oriented language * Experience with delivering real-time, performant applications * Strong debugging and troubleshooting skills * Ability to learn new concepts and technologies. Capital One Mclean VA

Software Test Engineer