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Senior Software Test Engineer (Contractor)

Danbury, Connecticut
Job Type
Full Time
2 Aug 2020

Job ID: 99765

The Leonardo DRS Naval Power Systems business is a trusted provider of innovative naval gas and hybrid power systems, control technology and support solutions for the U.S. Navy and navies around the world.

Job Summary

Candidate will perform requirements analysis, design, implementation, integration, verification, and validation for automated test equipment, test program sets, as well as embedded diagnostics test applications. Ideally test experience should include: experience with Scrum AGILE methodologies, proficiency with Jira Issues and Project tracking SW, experience with SW automated tools including MatLab PolySpace and VectorCast. The Candidate must be an energetic, highly motivated individual with the ability to work off shift and weekend hours when testing is in progress if needed.

Job Responsibilities
  • Generate design and code documentation to company standards
  • Embedded s/w development
  • Software detailed design and coding
  • Ability to interpret Interface Design Descriptions and software requirements
  • API and Driver development experience
  • Write detailed test procedures
  • Perform qualification testing
  • Perform automated code analysis using MatLab PolySpace
  • Perform unit leveling testing use VectorCast
Job Responsibilities Part II
  • Particpate in Scrum meetings as it pertains to design and verification of development software
  • Use Jira tools for issue and project tracking
  • Create test summary reports on testing performed
  • Participate in customer meetings
  • Revise all test documents as required to address all customer comments
  • Provide Design for Testability input during Design Reviews
  • Must have Bachelor of Science in Computer Science. Master of Science or Electrical Engineering degree is a plus
  • Must have 10 years' experience in Software Test Engineering
  • Must be able to analyze complex embedded systems and create comprehensive test plans
  • Experience with C programming using a Windows environment (C++, Java, XML, Visual Basic, or Assembly)
  • Must be able to perform all tasks per plan - on time and within budget
  • Must be able to write functional test procedures
  • Must be able to create Automated Test Procedures
  • Ability to interface with customers
  • Experience with Microsoft Word, Excel

Candidates must be a US citizen and meet DRS security standards as imposed by DoD, including the issuance of any necessary security clearance by the US government within a reasonable time after commencement of employment.

Leonardo DRS is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. We consider applicants without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital or veteran status, or any other category protected by federal, state or local law. #MS #NPS

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  • Job Reference: 164601759-2
  • Date Posted: 2 August 2020
  • Recruiter: DRS Technologies Inc
  • Location: Danbury, Connecticut
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Military Jobs
  • Job Type: Full Time