13 hours

Software Quality Assurance Engineer

Dahlgren, VA
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Company AECOM

Job Title: Software Quality Assurance Engineer

JobID: 23339-1187286

Location: Dahlgren, VA, 22448, USA

Description: **Business Line** Government

**Position Title** Software Quality Assurance Engineer

United States of America - Virginia


**Job Summary**

This candidate will perform Software/Media builds for the Strategic Weapons System and its supporting systems in support of NSWC Dahlgren A Department. Additional responsibilities are as follows:


Under moderate supervision, create and modify test scripts to certify system changes.


Review requirements, specifications and documentation to gain a thorough understanding of the programs and processes to be certified.


Provide or validate estimates for assigned tasks.


Develop test control databases.


Maintain test databases and ensure their integrity and currency.


Distribute test data from control databases to development staff to satisfy adequate unit testing.


Assist with configuration management tasks (test scripts, source code control, coordination of requirement changes) on projects as required.


Release completed projects into production


May write trace-ability matrices and test reports


May perform minor program changes or develop software programs as required

Perform all other position related duties as assigned or requested.

**Minimum Requirements**

1. Experience writing and executing test scripts in Java.

2. Must have 5 years of System Test experience in real time Weapon Systems development or test and evaluation.

3. Bachelor's degree or equivalent work experience, and five to seven years of job-related experience. Good written and oral communication skills and demonstrated supervisory skills.

4. Experience with test and evaluation strategies, statistical analysis of data and engineering tools.

5. Demonstrated understanding of concepts related to system performance testing and methods of system test design.

6. Experience with process development, management and implementation (such as the Software Engineering Institutes Capability maturity Model Integration process).

7. Experience with Configuration Management (CM) processes and Configuration Control Board (CCB) support.

8. Experience with the use of simulations in a test environment.

9. Fleet operational weapons systems experience, or general experience in an engineering environment.

10. Experience with Naval shipboard weapon systems.

11. Knowledge of the software and test development life cycles with experience working in a test and evaluation environment.

12. Experience with metrics and software data extraction, reduction, and analysis methodologies.

13. Must have active Secret Security Clearance.

**Preferred Qualifications**

1. Familiarization with Configuration Management (CM) processes and Configuration Control Board (CCB) support including performing requirements traceability.

2. Experience with land based test facilities equipment and simulations.

3. Experience with Requirements Traceability tools such as DOORS/JIRA.

4. Experience with UNIX, Solaris, Windows, NT, and LINUX operating systems; Script Programming; and VxWorks operating systems.

5. Experience with other weapons systems such as SLBM, LCS, and USW.

6. Excellent communications skills.

**What We Offer**

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow.

AECOM is an equal opportunity employer and Minorities, Females, Veterans, and Disabled persons are encouraged to apply. For further information, please click here to view the EEO Is The Law poster.


_Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM._

**_Job Category_** _Information Technology_

**_Country_** _United States of America_

**_Position Status_** _Full-Time_

**_Requisition/Vacancy No._** _168776BR_

_Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status._


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