Camber Corporation Software Test Engineer 16783 in Edgewood, Maryland

Description

Software Test Engineer at Edgewood, MD

Description

Huntington Ingalls Industries (Camber Corporation) provides mission-critical engineering and technical service to Information Technology, Federal Civilian, and National Security, Aerospace & Defense and International government and commercial customers at over 100 locations worldwide.

HII-Camber is currently seeking a Software Test Engineer Level III on-site to work out of the Government Office Space at Edgewood, MD.

The following statements of duties and responsibilities are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by individuals assigned to this position. These statements are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties and responsibilities required of all personnel within this position. Actual duties and responsibilities may vary depending upon assignments and other factors.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Support all IT and cybersecurity efforts, to include leading and/or participating in Working-level IPT (WIPT) meetings relative to IT and cybersecurity.In addition, the contractor shall manage all action items and products that result from the WIPT.

  • Write IT-relevant performance specification requirements (i.e., open architecture design specification requirements, net-ready specification requirements, and interface requirements) that describe program connections to external systems (e.g., radios, cabling, computers, networking devices etc.).

  • Assist in the development and maintenance of software, cybersecurity, and interoperability portions of the program’s Integrated Master Schedule (IMS) that has been drafted by the program office, including all established program milestones, reviews, submittals, deliveries, and other significant events and activities necessary to relate planning to performance and cost objectives for the program.The IMS inputs shall identify the critical path(s) necessary for program/project success and provide direct linkages, as appropriate, to the other functional areas (e.g., test, systems engineering, etc.).The contractor shall update the schedule when required to ensure it completely and accurately reflects program status.In addition, the contractor shall analyze the schedule to detect actual or potential problem areas which impact scheduled program activities and events, and provide risk management recommendations for solutions.

  • Ensure traceability, consistency, and alignment of IT and cybersecurity items between Request for Proposal (RFP) packages, Test and Evaluation Master Plans (TEMPs), and Systems Engineering Plans (SEPs).

  • Provide IT-related inputs to program Performance Work Statements (PWSs) in order to describe reasonable requirements for program software and cybersecurity development.

  • Assist with the development and maintenance of test plans, as part of the program TEMP, for any unique software, interoperability, and/or cybersecurity testing required.

  • Directly facilitate the conduct of program technical review assessments; specifically, anything that is unique to software, hardware (e.g., software baselines, etc.).

  • Directly facilitate development and execution trade-off analyses to support optimization of system capabilities.

  • Deliver schedule- and risk-related concerns at the different stages of design and fielding.

  • Ensure that, upon development contract award, the Prime(s) are using the best software and cybersecurity practices, adequately executing the software program, and progressing appropriately with respect to both systems engineering and test and evaluation activities.

  • Review and provide input to the delivery requirements for all draft software-, cybersecurity-, and interoperability-related Contract Data Requirements List (CDRLs), providing input to the Assistant Program Manager and functional leads regarding the timing of these deliveries from the development contractor(s).

  • Deliver briefings on program software, cybersecurity, and interoperability to the Assistant Program manager and systems engineering, test and evaluation, and logistics managers.

  • Support the Assistant Program Manager(s) and Lead(s) for test and evaluation and systems engineering in all meetings.The contractor shall directly facilitate the preparation of meeting (e.g., announcements and agendas, etc.); attend and participate in the meetings; develop meeting minutes which reflect the purpose, content, decisions, and tasks resulting from the meetings; and track after-action correspondence.In addition, the contractor shall provide presentation materials and publications (i.e., PowerPoint, video, and CD-ROM presentations; charts; and other visual aids) for use during briefings and technical/programmatic exhibits and displays.

Qualifications and Experience Required:

  • Standard Requirement:The applicant shall possess a Master’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or a related discipline, as well as six (6) years of general experience and two (2) years of relevant experience.

  • Alternate/Tradeoff Requirement:The applicant may possess a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or a related discipline, as well as ten (10) years of general experience and four (4) years of relevant experience.

  • The applicant shall possess software and/or networking engineering experience.

Security:

  • Candidate must possess and be able to maintain a government security clearance at the Secret level.

  • The selected applicants will be subject to a security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

  • All candidates will be subject to a pre-employment background investigation and drug screening per HII requirements.

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About Us

Camber Corporation is part of the Integrated Mission Solutions Group of HII’s Technical Solutions division. Integrated Mission Solutions Group is a leading provider of Agile Software Engineering and Information Technology solutions; All Hazards services; Modeling, Simulation, and Training solutions and services; Unmanned Systems support; Intelligence Analysis and Operations; and Engineering and Management services to Department of Defense, Federal, and commercial customers.

Integrated Mission Solutions Group (Camber), a subsidiary of Huntington Ingalls Industries, Inc. (HII) is headquartered in Huntsville, AL. From Camber’s founding in 1990, we have grown to 32 offices, positioned to provide responsive support to our customers across the United States. We deploy personnel to support our customers globally, including many locations in Asia, Africa, and Europe, providing daily interface on technical, programmatic, and operations issues. Overall, more than 1,600 Camber professionals deliver ISO 9001:2008-certified and CMMI ML3 high-value solutions to customers worldwide.

Camber Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer EOE/AA Minorities/Females/Veterans/Disabled