Polaris Alpha

  • Test Engineer - Embedded Software Systems

    Location Fort Meade, MD - Columbia MD Client Site
    Req #
    Position Type
    Full Time
    Security Clearance
  • Job Description

    TEST ENGINEER – Embedded Software Systems
    Columbia, MD
    **US Citizens ONLY due to Federal Gov’t Requirement**

    Eager to get busy making a difference?

    Our legacy 4th Dimension team provides complete electronic product design and development services. The design capabilities we offer span multiple engineering disciplines and employ a flexible, mission-centric product development process. Furthermore, our small, collaborative team ensures total participation in front-line action. Intrigued?

    We are seeking a talented Test Engineer to support our efforts in or around Fort Meade, MD. You will:

    • Work closely with development engineers to drive comprehensive verification of system functionality via manual and automated testing.
    • Support a fast-paced team designing, developing, integrating, and testing operational prototypes.
    • Use your hardware and software experience to develop tests to verify functions, performance, reliability, scalability, usability, and security.
    • Develop test plans, testing resource requirements, and overall scheduling of testing activity.
    • Execute test cases/scripts and interpret results to ensure delivery of quality products, document, and track defects.
    • Support the development team by investigating and isolating problems and providing recommendations for potential solutions.

    The growth and progress of any organization like ours depends on its employees – people with initiative, creativity, and enthusiasm providing exceptional service with integrity and professionalism. By leading where others only follow, we consistently succeed on the most challenging, time-critical problems. Come see for yourself!

    Required Skills

    Required Qualifications:

    • BSEE, BSCE, BSME, BS in Physics or other relevant technical degree
    • Minimum of five years of experience
    • Experience with real-time and embedded systems; hardware, firmware and software
    • Experience with software in C for one or more real-time and embedded operating systems
    • Equally comfortable dealing with software development, RF tools and techniques, and hardware design
    • Ability to set up and administer small test networks
    • Must meet eligibility requirements for obtaining and maintaining a U.S. Government security clearance (clearance not needed initially to perform work)

    Applicants selected for employment will be subject to a federal background investigation and may need to meet additional eligibility requirements for access to classified information or materials.

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