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Senior Level Test Engineer (Embedded Communications Systems) (Secret) in Suffolk, VA at Volt

Date Posted: 1/29/2019

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    Suffolk, VA
  • Duration:
    24 weeks
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    Volt Branch
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Job Description

Volt Workforce Solutions is hiring immediately for a Senior Level Test Engineer (Embedded Communications Systems)  in Dulles VA


Must have a Bachelor's degree and 9 Years Minimum experience


The Senior Test Engineer will work with the development team to define an overall system test approach, resolve gaps in the existing test environment, certify key performance parameters, define and track metrics relating to project productivity and product quality and ultimately ensure conformance of products to their specification and end user CONOPS. 
Responsibilities will include though not limited to the following: 
• Perform tasks in support of the development of our real-time embedded communication devices and other systems 
• Responsible for initiating, planning, executing, controlling, and closing testing activities using formal test and project management methodology 
• Work closely with development team to develop detailed test strategies and schedules including goals, risks, and resource allocation 
• Oversee and critique the roll out of test plans 
• Assist in developing and improving testing methodologies, tools, procedures and policies 
• Coaches and mentors System Integration and Test team members on formal test methodologies 
• Builds and maintains solid working relationships with internal and external customers

Required Experience

• Bachelor’s Degree and minimum 9 years of prior relevant experience; or, Graduate Degree and a minimum of 7 years of prior related experience. • Minimum of 5 years’ experience with embedded communications systems testing • At least 5 years of experience in a test environment, performing deployment and configuration, supporting complete verification/certification of complex product technical requirements • At least 5 years of experience analyzing unit(s) under test and developing comprehensive systems approach • At least 9 years of formal test experience is required •

Desired Skills

• Familiarity with electronic test equipment (Oscilloscopes, Spectrum Analyzer) • Working knowledge of Atlassian products such as JIRA, Confluence, Bitbucket and add-ons such as Xray test management tools • Experience with testing of RF communication circuits • Experience selecting, deploying and maintaining automated test tools and environments • Experience developing and/or deploying and integrating simulation capabilities to support external subsystem dependencies

This is a contingent/temporary position offered through Volt Workforce Solutions. Volt offers competitive compensation, the chance to work with some of the world’s leading companies, and a staff committed to helping you take the next step on your career path. 

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