Test Engineer Lead

KForce   •  

Huntsville, AL

Industry: Business Services


Less than 5 years

Posted 291 days ago

This job is no longer available.


Kforce currently has an opening for a Test Engineer Lead with our client in Huntsville, Alabama (AL). Please see the duties of the job below and apply today! Duties Include:

  • Works with other engineering leads to develop system requirements
  • Works closely with management to develop and coordinate system test concepts and objectives
  • Works closely with software developers to create software test work products including test plans, test cases, test procedures, and test reports
  • Plans and arranges equipment and facilities required for testing and evaluating materials and devices
  • Interfaces with customer representatives during the conduct of the test phase of the program
  • Assists in the development and maintenance of the System Test Environment (STE)
  • Performs computer automated tasks on automated test equipment
  • Constructs test apparatus required for the performance demonstration of test articles
  • Keeps abreast of improvements in system test engineering techniques
  • May interface with contractors and vendors, and evaluate vendors' capabilities to provide required products or services
  • Performs other system test engineering duties as required to meet contractual requirements
  • Leads a small test team by managing the group's work load, assigning tasks, providing technical support, and handling employee and performance issues when applicable


  • Four-year college degree in Engineering, Computer Science, Information Systems, or other related technical discipline plus a minimum of two years of experience, or a Master's of Science degree
  • Requires knowledge of system test engineering and knowledge of software compilers, architecture, embedded processing, and operating systems
  • Necessary computer skills include: Experience with Java, C/C++, C#, TCP/IP, UNIX, Visual Basic, Perl, SQL Queries, ClearCase and JIRA as well as proficiency in MS Word, Excel, Visio and otherMS Office Applications; Use of drawing tools such as AutoCAD is helpful
  • Effective written and oral communication skills are required
  • Ability to use typical PC software such as word processors, databases, flowcharts, project schedulers, and spreadsheets
  • Must have the ability to analyze and test complex engineering software, and be able to prioritize and conduct multiple tasks under deadline and budget constraints
  • Use of standard hand tools, and special and general purpose test equipment
  • Travel, both domestic and foreign is necessary in performing on-site testing
  • Knowledge and experience using tools like Selenium, SoapUI and other Test Automation tools desired
  • Able to prioritize work and complete multiple tasks under deadline and budget guidelines
  • Demonstrate people-oriented management expertise and practices
  • Must have strong presentation and organizational skills

JobID: 1699910-WQG