Software Test Engineer w/Active Secret Clearance

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Software Test Engineer w/Active Secret Clearance

Roles and responsibilities
US Citizenship and an active Secret is required to be considered for this position
W2 with full benefits
Customer and contract specific training will be required and provided.
Labor Category: Software Test Engineer

Job Description:
• Columbus is looking for a Software Test Engineer to work on the Multiple Launch Rocket Systems Fire Control System (MLRS) located onsite Redstone Arsenal.
• Develops and executes test plans, test cases, and test procedures to ensure that all information systems products and services meet organization standards and end-user requirements.
• Develops test plans, test schedule, and approach.
• Writes test cases and scripts and identifies data for test scenarios.
• Conducts a walk through on test case/script with Test Managers, Requirement Leads, Project Managers, and Development Leads.
• Performs tests of software and/or IT systems to ensure proper operation and freedom from defects.
• Performs verification activities on work products using defined methods, procedures and criteria with an appropriate verification environment.
• Documents and communicates test results. Supports analysis of test results and resolution of open issues.
• Reports progress on problem resolution to management.

Required Skills:
• Must be a US Citizen
• Clearance: Secret
• Offer contingent on ability to successfully pass a background check and drug screen
• Offer contingent on ability to successfully pass a credit check
• Minimum Education Bachelors and five (5) years of test experience is required [4+ years of experience accepted in lieu of degree]
• Minimum Years Experience 5 years of test experience
• Experience with formal software testing
• Experience with test tools utilized to simulate data input or capture data
• Knowledge of formal software qualification processes and artifacts
• Experience creating formal test documentation
• Task and customer oriented
• Demonstrated evidence of initiative and self-starting
• Demonstrated capability to operate in a fast-paced, changing environment with flexibility and a positive attitude
• Strong analytical skills
• Strong written/oral communication skills
• Ability to work in a team environment

• C / C++ / C# Programming Experience
• Automated Test Station and Report Generation
• Agile Process experience
• Technical and tactical experience with M270A1or HIMARS platforms.

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