Rail System and Software Test Engineer

Confidential Company  •  Los Angeles, CA and Marina Del Rey, CA

5 - 7 years experience  •  Engineering Services

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 11/22/17 by Carlos Flores
Los Angeles, CA
5 - 7 years experience
Engineering Services
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 11/22/17 by Carlos Flores

Talent & Acquisition is headquartered in LA with office hubs in NYC and ATL. We have built a strong reputation throughout the IT Infrastructure community by consistently matching top-tier fits to many Fortune 500 Enterprises. We pride ourselves in finding out exactly what our client needs and providing the right fit for their organization.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Perform requirements analysis for customer-specified Positive Train Control (PTC) system requirements
  • Develop system documentation including test requirements, test plans, test cases, use cases, test procedures, test reports and automated test scripts.
  • Write and debug automated test scripts in Linux environment using TCL custom scriptinglanguage.
  • Create, update and execute manual and automated test procedures and test scripts.
  • Develop system test concepts for laboratory and field tests.

The ideal candidate should possess:

  • 4 or more years of software engineeringexperience
  • Experiencewith any of these tools: bash (Bourne shell), XML, Wireshark, and either TCL, Python, Perl.
  • Familiarity with C/C++ & Java programming
  • Experiencewith UNIX/Linux platform
  • Experience engaging with customer representatives for requirements analysis, testing and system documentation
  • Experience analyzing system requirements in a test environment
  • Experience preparing system documentation, test plans, or test procedures
  • Experience writing and debugging automated test scripts
  • Experiencewith software integration builds
  • Knowledge of SDLC at an Enterprise level
  • Must be able to communicate effectively with customers Additional Experience:
  • Experiencewith freight railroad or transit agency projects Education or Certification


  • BS degree in Computer Science or a related field, M.S. is preferred

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