Description of Position:
Responsibilities include familiarization, code applications penetration testing , documenting, and testing of EMS applications (ex. ServiceNow, Splunk, SolarWinds, HP Service Manager (SM), Network Configuration Management (CM) tools, and others) is preferred, but not mandatory.
The Applications Test engineer will also perform the following: analyzing information, general programming skills, software debugging, software documentation, problem solving, teamwork, software testing fundamentals, writing test plans/SOPs, able to understand software development process transitional hand-offs, and comprehension of software requirements
Provide overall leadership of the T&E task and serve as primary liaison to the government for supporting contract coordination and task execution; Manage T&E resources and tasks
Ensure quality assurance of test processes and products
Coordinate and integrate Evaluation and Testing tasks and products
Participate in T&E WIPT and/or Integrated Test Team as needed to ensure proper coordination of T&E activities
Communicate issues and solutions to the broader government and contract management structure as requested by Leadership
Drive innovation and responsiveness to program changes and evolving T&E status to help manage program risk: develop alternative courses of action, work-arounds, and fallback positions with a recommended course of action for each risk, and monitor and re-evaluate risks at appropriate milestones
Ensure the appropriate level of independence of the team from the solution provider to support government management of objectivity risk.
Education and Experience Required:
Five (5) years experience as a TE in programs and contracts of similar scope, type and complexity is required. Bachelor’s degree in Math, Science, Engineering, Statistics, Engineering Management, or related discipline from an accredited college or university is required. Four (4) years of additional TE
experience may be substituted for a bachelor’s degree.