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Test Engineer - Clearance
Ref No.: 17-02327
Location: Sterling, Virginia
Test Engineer
Sterling, VA
17 Month Contract

Job Description
  • The HW Test Engineer will support the continued operational capabilities of deployed UAV Ground Systems.
  • The Hardware Test Engineer will apply fundamental engineering skills in areas of computer and network hardware support, unit level test including application of proper ESD and safety guidelines, circuit card and system level test and operational deployment.
  • The Hardware Test Engineer will work with limited supervision of the HW lead in the execution of tasking.
  • Position may require occasional short term travel CONUS and OCONUS operational locations in support of System installation and upgrades.
  • Ability to obtain a Secret Clearance
  • Experience in design, selection, and integration of commercial hardware components
  • Firm understanding of hardware test methodologies
  • Hands on ability to perform test and debug procedures on commercial hardware components in an engineering lab environment
  • Experience working on cross functional engineering teams and following established processes
  • Ability to understand budgets and complete tasking within assigned cost and schedules
  • Must be able to work collaboratively across physical locations
  • Must possess excellent communication skills, both oral and written
  • Must work well in a team environment as well as independently
  • Just exhibit good time management skills, decision making capabilities, focus on customer service
  • Proficiency with MS Office application including MS Visio
  • Understanding of Military ground control system architecture
  • General understanding of network design and operation
  • Understanding of industry standard system architecture and network tools
  • Familiar with process development and deployment
  • Network related certifications including Security + and CCNA
  • Knowledge of RF communications
  • Experience supporting system installation at customer facilities
  • Bachelor's Degree in Engineering, Sciences or related field.