Test Engineer in Palm Bay, FL at Volt

Date Posted: 8/28/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Contingent
  • Location:
    Palm Bay, FL
  • Duration:
    44 weeks
  • Date Posted:
    8/28/2018
  • Job ID:
    133109
  • Pay Rate
    $0.0 - $64.0/Hour
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
  • Phone
    919-782-7440

Job Description

Volt seeks a Sr. Lvl Test Engineer or certified LabVIEW developers (CLD) and architects (CLA) with RF hardware experience (ATE software and hardware design experience using noise figure analyzers, signal generators, VNA, PNA-X, etc.). LabVIEW certification is not required, but the level of experience is.

The Sr. Test Engineer is responsible for designing, developing and implementing cost-effective procedures of testing and troubleshooting of components, software code, interface compatibility, and systems. Prepares test and diagnostic programs, designs test code and equipment. Documents testing issues and problems. Performs analysis of test results. Supports formal system acceptance testing activities, as required. Successful candidate will be involved in system integration and test, and operational support.

  • Integrate hardware and software components of these systems
  • Develop plans and procedures to verify and validate (V&V) performance of the systems with respect to the underlying requirements
  • Execute test plans and procedures, confirm results of automated tests
  • Conduct test and verification activities. Test activities performed primarily at clients Herndon facility, some performed at customer location.
  • Document test results and write test reports. Present these results to management and the customer.
  • Supports the development of Government test and evaluation documentation (e.g., Test & Evaluation Strategy, Test & Evaluation Master Plan, Event Test Plans, Test Readiness Assessments, and T&E Reports - as required)
  • The individual in this position will be both an individual contributor and lead small teams during the V&V activities

REQUIRED EXPERIENCE               

  • Bachelor’s Degree with 4+ years of experience or equivalent

DESIRED SKILLS               

  • Broad experience in systems integration (hardware and software) and testing
  • Experience in testing Java EE applications deployed on Unix/Linux operation system (CentOS/RHEL preferred)
  • Experience with integration of cloud-based services with off-the-shelf and internally developed solutions.
  • Hands-on experience with automated test tools including performance testing.
  • Experience in troubleshooting system issues, identifying the root cause, and clearly documenting the results of this analysis.
  • Working knowledge of operating systems including Linux; and proficiency using advanced capabilities of MS Office tools
  • Hands-on experience performing data analysis.
  • Hands-on experience with NGA geospatial data specifications.
  • Cloud-based systems integration and test. Including experience deploying applications and services into an Amazon Web Service (AWS) environment.
  • Conducting I&T within an Agile development scrum team utilizing DevOps tools and processes.
  • Ability to develop test driver and simulator using Java or scripting languages such as python.
  • Ability to define and generate test data sets.
  • Demonstrated ability in problem-solving and in the defect resolution process.
  • Demonstrable experience developing data analysis scripts using Perl or Python.
  • Ability to quickly understand an organization’s business functions.
  • Experience at working both independently and in a team-oriented, collaborative environment is essential.
  • Strong written and oral communication skills.


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. 

To learn more about Volt, please visit: http://www.volt.com and to see more of our job postings, please visit: http://jobs.volt.com

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.