Software Test Engineer - CSI Dulles, VA (107721BR)

  • Raytheon
  • Dulles, Virginia, United States
  • 02/19/2018

Job Description

Position Summary: Raytheon CSI is seeking a self-motivated, experienced, and driven Software Test Engineer capable of supporting multiple system-level software projects in a variety of environments. The Software Test Engineer will be responsible for verifying the proper usability and reliability of software, as well as managing any deficiencies through the testing lifecycle. Many of Raytheon CSI's projects are undertaken by small teams in close coordination with all team members and customers while following Agile/SCRUM methodologies. Therefore, testing is a continuous process that often takes part in parallel with development. The Test Engineer must have the ability to quickly learn new technologies to support his/her projects and in some cases have the ability to support multiple projects. Competitive candidates will share many technical attributes with that of a Software Developer however, he/she will likely find more enjoyment in breaking software than fixing it. This is an engineering position and will not be a solely black box testing position.

Required Skills/Experience:
Minimum of 2-4 years applicable experience that includes some combination of:
2+ years of iOS testing experience
1+ years of Android testing experience
Experience testing system-level applications which may or may not have a graphical user interface
Proficiency in some modern programming and / or scripting language.
Ability to design, write, debug, and execute automated test scripts (eg. using Python, Perl, Bash, and/or Batch)
Basic understanding of networking (eg. TCP/IP, HTTP, SSL)
Write, track, review and verify resolution of defects (eg. using JIRA, Mantis, Trac)
Basic technical writing abilities
Ability to design, write, review, and execute test plans, procedures, reports, user guides, and other technical documentation
Effectively communicate testing status to development teams and customer contacts
Effectively communicate testing strategies to customer contacts during test events and product delivery

Desired Skills:
Performing Factory Acceptance Tests
Ability to read and review code in Python, Bash, etc
Linux system administration
High proficiency with Bash is a plus
Experience using virtualization technologies (eg. VMware, Virtualbox)
Experience using network analysis tools (eg. Wireshark)
Requirements analysis & management

Education required: BS degree (preferably in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or Information Technology). Equivalent work experience will be considered.

Clearance Required: US Citizenship required and existing Top Secret Clearance required.


Raytheon is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.

Raytheon Intelligence, Information and Services (IIS) is a leader in intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance; advanced cyber solutions; weather and environmental solutions; information-based solutions for law enforcement and homeland security; and training, logistics, engineering, product support, and operational support services and solutions for the mission support, homeland security, space, civil aviation, counter-proliferation and counter-terrorism markets. IIS, which operates at nearly 551 sites in 80 countries, is headquartered in Dulles, VA. and generated $6 billion in 2014 revenues. As a global business, our leaders must have the ability to understand, embrace and operate in a multicultural world -- both in the marketplace and in the workplace. We strive to hire individuals who reflect our communities and proactively embrace diversity and inclusion in order to advance our culture, develop our employee and leaders, and grow our marketshare with our clients." Security Clearance: Top Secret - Current Relocation Eligible: Yes Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Cyber, Integration and Test Engineering, Quality Assurance, Software Engineering, Test Engineering, Warfighter Support Services, Engineering, All JBRaytheon ICJBMeta