Automated Methods Test Engineer

8 - 10 years experience  •  Aerospace & Defense

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 05/16/18
Aurora, CO
8 - 10 years experience
Aerospace & Defense
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 05/16/18

Principal System Test Automated Engineer responsibilities include

  • Understanding of the underlying code, and integration points with the COTS/FOSS/GOTS
  • Developing code for the automated test scripts and validating the output of the scripts.
  • Mentoring of the team to ensure software development practices and modular designs are being implemented
  • Coding critiques and driving peer reviews of test scripts and test procedures against system level requirements, derived verification requirements and coding standards/guidelines to check for completeness and correctness
  • Analysis and trends of the teams to ensure compliance a practical application of coding standards/guidelines are consistent
  • Developing, maintaining, and delivering training or workshops on software processes, tooling and facilitating understanding of the underlying application software
  • Create test procedures step by step instructions within the automated test framework using Cucumber/Gherkin and backend automation within java or python, eggplant or selenium, InSpec/Compliance scripts
  • Requirement decomposition into testable derived verification requirements, verification designs and modular test automation code
  • Analysis of requirement verification plans to create test procedures in both automated and manual environment
  • Provide technical advice and drive issues to resolution for difficult test and integration issues

Required Experience, Knowledge and/or Skills:

• Bachelor degree and at least 8 years of applicable software development or automated testing on a modern software intensive system
• Experience in detailed code critiques and review of software on a deployed system
• Experience creating software using java or python in either development or automated testing
• Experience with debugging and integrating code in either development or automated testing
US Citizenship is required with the ability to obtain and maintain a DoD Secret Security Clearance.

Desired Experience, Knowledge and/or Skills:

• Experience standing up development or test team including creating methods and processes to support a development program
• Experience with creation or maintenance of coding standards/guidelines
• Mentoring hand on within a team or pair programming experience
• Experience with Cucumber/Gherkin or Behavior Drive Development
• Agile or DevOps working experience
• Software or System engineering integration expertise
• Knowledge related to Satellite Ground Systems
• Experience in Automated testing and test script development
• Experience with Scripting in other languages (non-Java or Python)
• Tool Qualification or Accreditation experience

Required Education:

• Bachelor’s degree in engineering or related scientific discipline

Requisition ID 114500BR

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