Systems Test Engineer in Richardson, TX at Volt

Date Posted: 12/30/2019

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    48 weeks
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Job Description

Must have Active US Government Security Clearance


Our client is seeking a Systems Test Engineer with automation experience for the Global Information System Program area of responsibility in Richardson, TX.

The Systems Test Engineer will be responsible for the development of automation scripts, test execution, and release of software deliveries to ensure software meets requirements. The person in this role will assist with technical reviews and may work on engineering design reviews. 

Requires the aptitude to: 
• Apply previous SW Integration and Verification test experience using test automation principles 
• Knowledge of other related engineering disciplines 
• Follow and write tech manuals and procedures 
• Guide the successful completion of major programs and Software releases 
• Interact with Lead System, Software Team, and Product owner on issues found during release testing 

Required Skills: 
• Knowledge of/or experience with Systems Engineering technical standards, principles, theories, concepts and techniques 
• Experience with test automation development and execution as well as manual test cases 
• Experience with specific test automation and systems engineering tools such as Jenkins, Cucumber, JSON, DOORs, etc 
• SW development experience 
• Ability to the identify, manage, and mitigate technical risk 
• Knowledge of the following systems engineering functions: 
- requirements development and management 
- system design and architecture 
- software interface definition and control 
- software integration and test 

Desired Skills: 
• Knowledge of software development lifecycle models (Agile) and other program lifecycle modes 
• Knowledge of integration, and/or verification and validation processes and procedures 
• Experience with requirements decomposition, what makes a good requirement, acceptance criteria 
• Experience in developing test architecture and automation strategy 
• Experience with Amazon Web Services (AWS) 

Required Education: 
6 years of experience with a BS in Science, Technology, Engineering or Math or related technical degree; 4 years of experience with a MS in Science, Technology, Engineering or Math or related technical degree

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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Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

An ACTIVE US Government Security Clearance is Required