Software Test Engineer, Senior - 31775 in Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, OH at Alion Science and Technology

Date Posted: 1/18/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Alion Science and Technology is looking for a software test engineer to support the Scientific Test and Analysis Techniques (STAT) Center of Excellence (COE), located at Air Force Institute of Technology (AFIT) at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio.

Do you want to work in a rapidly growing organization that directly supports test and evaluation (T&E) across the department of defense and other government organizations?  The ideal candidate has experience in both avionics software development and software integration lab testing. You will integrate with specific aircraft test teams and develop concrete test strategies, rigorous test designs, and support data analysis.

We are at the forefront of applying advanced testing techniques and are constantly exploring new methodologies. Your desire to continually improve and self-educate is a must to succeed in this dynamic work environment.

The STAT COE provides tremendous professional growth opportunities to improve your technical knowledge, practical skills, and broaden your experience. The COE is a collaborative and energetic workplace where members discuss program challenges and work together to provide practical products to programs.

You will perform the following activities:

  • Guide the program office with implementation of software automation and development of a metrics-centric software integration lab (SIL)
  • Collaborate with other STAT COE personnel to identify how to incorporate STAT into DevSecOps developments to effectively and efficiently verify requirements
  • Help the program rapidly develop and deploy capabilities through faster automated software testing methodologies while ensuring it delivers the expected capability
  • Collaborate with other STAT COE personnel to develop efficient and rigorous test strategies using automated software testing (AST) tools and methods to mitigate cost and schedule growth while ensuring quality.
  • Conduct focused software testing experiments in the SIL
  • Collaborate with other STAT COE personnel to assess current ongoing software procurement efforts and capture best practices and lessons learned of how the program’s developmental efforts specifically apply STAT techniques

Security Clearance: Top Secret/Sensitive Comp Info

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