Software Test Engineer (TS/SCI)
Please review the job details below. Maxar is seeking an independent, creative, and driven Software Test Engineer to help our team in Herndon, VA, or at a northern VA government customer site supporting a program that will deliver automated intelligence and machine learning capabilities. The ideal candidate is passionate about technology and is adaptable. Why us?
We build advanced algorithms to gain analytic insights from a large range of open source and government data We enable machine learning systems, automate workflow, and design and develop custom applications for unique national-security mission We operate an end-to-end predictive analytics platform unlike any other within the US Government We provide training to expand your skills and challenges to develop them Our client's missions are vital to national security, so we're mission-first always Our work environment is relaxed business casual At our core, we believe and practice social responsibility What would you be doing?
Contribute to the development of data analytics, user workflows and interfaces, security authentication, and service call architecture comprising a family of applications in our software suite Test prototype software and evaluate complex, cutting-edge systems that focus on collecting, parsing, managing, analyzing, and visualizing large sets of data to extract meaningful knowledge, as well as test web front end UI applications Work with emerging technologies and data science techniques in support of endeavors to address the critical needs of the Intelligence Community, Department of Defense, and other government agencies. Minimum
QualificationsMust be a Must have a currentactive TSSCI and be willing and able to obtain a CI Polygraph 5 years of experience Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related field Some familiarity with Experience working with Agile teams using Scrum methodologies Experience working with distributed teams and associated tools (e.g. Atlassian Jira and Confluence) Experience with Linux operating systems Scripting language experience Experience creating system test plans, test procedures, and test reports Ability to document and troubleshoot errors and work with development teams to resolve them Ability to automate UI tests Knowledge of testing REST APIs, including tools for automation Effective oral and written communication skills to include active listening Desired
QualificationsFamiliarity with any of the following Agile deployment concepts and CICD Cloud services (AWS, GCP, Azure, IBM, Rackspace) Containerization (Docker, Linux containers, Jails) Java
Script web frameworks (Angular, React, Backbone, jQuery, Ember) IC analyst workflows Experience with any of the following SSLPKI, to include ability to isolate and resolve SSL-related server and client issues Large scale Agile development methodologies (Scrum, SAFE) Development tools such as Git, Eclipse, Maven cjpost Maxar Technologies values diversity in the workplace and is an equal opportunityaffirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.