Software Test Engineer, Lead

Key Role:

Be involved in analyzing the design and creation of processes or experiments to test the quality of a product. Work hand in hand with software engineers to ensure quality is built into digital solutions every step of the way and have the last say in whether a product is ready to launch. Support front-end data ingest, management, and knowledge creation for a suite of tools focused on deploying and maintaining mission collection capabilities. Perform testing across all stages of the software life cycle and analyze test plans and reporting to validate results. Analyze system requirements and decompose them into test plans and procedures and integrate with other organizations’ test plans and programs due to the high value of the work. Comprehend streaming data and validate the data ingest process and apply statistical analysis to performance behavior to characterize performance and evaluate confidence. Design data sampling schemes that will facilitate information and resource balancing is as predicted.

Basic Qualifications:

-15+ years of experience as a test engineer in programs and contracts

-Experience with performing integration testing and writing and following test plans

-Experience with executing the test life cycle

-Ability to use and construct automated tests and apply statistical analysis to performance behavior

-Ability to interact with developers and stakeholders, including engagingwith end users and SMEs to evaluate program’s effectiveness, government for coordination, and contract leadership for support

-Ability to evaluate risk and construct a risk matrix to demonstrate areas of improvement

-TS/SCI clearance with a polygraph

-BA or BS degree in engineering or related field

Additional Qualifications:

-Possession of excellent oral and written communication skills

-Possession of excellent interpersonal skills

-BA or BS degree in Engineering or related field preferred; MA or MS degree a plus


Applicants selected may be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information; TS/SCI clearance with polygraph is required.

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