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Test Engineer

Test Engineer

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Position Type 
Full Time
FLSA Status 
Security Clearance 
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APG Aberdeen, MD - Client Site

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Job Description

Review software requirements and get clarifications on vague or incomplete items

Become familiar with the software under test and any other software applications that will be part of the system of systems integration

Review and update the master test plan to incorporate new/updates for items being tested

Create own test plan for items under test

Generate test cases based on the requirements and other documents

Coordinate tasks/activities across the different systems under test. This will include working closely with the architects and developers, as well as liaising with key project stakeholders as required.

Define requirements traceability, system-of-systems integration and testing, test planning, development and execution of testing of Army tactical systems; analyze the FBCB2 products for capabilities and interfaces

Work with requirements to trace them to their functional components, Run systems through development releases and updates of functionality to verify successful installation and bug fixes.

Define and document test results by analyzing, performing, and interpreting developmental tests for new and/or modified software and hardware products or product components; Work with test case tracking and bug tracking tools to update and report on current state of test cases and trouble tickets.

Configure and update LINUX systems at the operating system level including: information security/authorization profiles; configuration of internal hardware devices; testing of new operating system software.

monitoring system configuration. Design, configure and test supporting hardware components as well as server connectivity in the lab infrastructure to meet operational requirements.

Required Skills

Ability to work in a Windows and Linux system
Experience testing software applications
Experience working with test case tracking systems or spreadsheets.
Ability to self - organize and ability to self - prioritize and carry out multiple tasks
Able to work without routine supervision
Good communication skills

Desired Skills

Previous experience with DoD applications
Previous experience with IA patches

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