Test Engineer II in Dulles, VA at Volt

Date Posted: 9/13/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Location:
    Dulles, VA
  • Job Type:
  • Duration:
    N/A
  • Date Posted:
    9/13/2018
  • Job ID:
    125065
  • Pay Rate
    $0.0 - $90000.0/Year
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
  • Phone
    240-382-5044

Job Description

Volt is seeking a Test Engineer with a minimum of 3 years’ experience with embedded communications systems testing for a  large defense contractor in Dulles, VA.  The successful candidate will excel in supporting the technical requirements of the Engineering Group and will be responsible for writing test plans and executing test procedures in a quick reaction, engineering oriented environment. The Test Engineer will work with the systems design and development team to create test plans, resolve testing issues, troubleshoot and ensure conformance of products to specifications. This position will require lab skills to debug, analyze and verify products meet functional and performance requirements.

Responsibilities will include though not limited to the following:

  • Work with developers to create and maintain test artifacts, including test plans, test procedures, test vectors, and defect reports
  • Execute tests and report on testing status, including metrics on defects and testing progress
  • Perform tasks in support of the development of our real-time embedded communication devices and other systems
  • Implement and roll out test plans
  • Assist in developing and improving testing methodologies, tools
  • Builds and maintains solid working relationships with internal customers

Required Qualifications:

  • B.S. degree in Engineering or related Technical field
  • Formal test experience is required
  • Must be detail-oriented and organized
  • Excellent written and verbal communications skills
  • Self-starter with the ability to work independently
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Active U.S. Government Secret security clearance
  • Ability to obtain a U.S. Government Top Secret security clearance

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Working knowledge of Atlassian products such as JIRA, Confluence, Bitbucket and add-ons such as Xray test management tools
  • Familiarity with electronic test equipment (Oscilloscopes, Spectrum Analyzer)
  • Experience with testing of RF communication circuits
  • Ability to automate test procedures and data analysis activities

VOLT is an equal opportunity employer.