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Senior Software Test Engineer

Chantilly, Virginia

Job ID SAS20212510-71483
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Overview

On the L3Harris team, your job is to secure the world. We don’t work here just for the advanced technology and equipment: We work here because we know what – and who – we’re protecting. From families to the intelligence community, and from our climate to our men and women in uniform – we’re making the world a safer place. Working with the L3Harris's engineering team, you'll join our team of qualified, diverse individuals and work in a fast-paced environment with high expectations, global scope, and a collaborative team setting.

  • Full Time
  • Level: Experienced
  • Location: On Site
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Job Description

L3Harris is dedicated to recruiting and developing diverse, high-performing talent who are passionate about what they do. Our employees are unified in a shared dedication to our customers’ mission and quest for professional growth. L3Harris provides an inclusive, engaging environment designed to empower employees and promote work-life success. Fundamental to our culture is an unwavering focus on values, dedication to our communities, and commitment to excellence in everything we do.

L3Harris Technologies is an agile global aerospace and defense technology innovator, delivering end-to-end solutions that meet customers’ mission-critical needs. The company provides advanced defense and commercial technologies across air, land, sea, space and cyber domains. L3Harris has approximately $18 billion in annual revenue and 48,000 employees, with customers in more than 100 countries.

Description:

Job Title: Senior Software Test Engineer

Job Code: SAS20212510-71483

Job Location: Chantilly, VA

Job Description:

Supporting the test effort for development of multiple ground-based mission system and operations center from program inception to test verification and deployment. The Senior Specialist Test Engineer will define complex test strategies to verify mission capabilities while leading a team comprised of multiple internal organizations and subcontractors for the full integration and test of the mission system. The test engineer will be a point-of-contact for the government customer test planning and conduct office and coordinate across government and stakeholder offices to define the test and evaluation plan.

Essential Functions:

  • Senior professional with strong knowledge of job area
  • Implement strategic goals established by project leadership
  • Strong communication skills with internal team, customers, and vendors
  • System Integration and Test engineer responsible for the assembly, integration, and testing of System Under Test (SUT) software and hardware components
  • Execute all levels of testing (Integration, System and Acceptance)
  • Configure and maintain production-like test environments
  • I&T support overseeing subcontractors
  • System Level I&T for developed control processing
  • Testing and troubleshooting issues
  • Documenting issues into bug tracking tool
  • Develop test plans, test cases, and testing scripts for manual and automated testing
    • Selenium
    • EggPlant
  • Maintain testing records, document and report discovered problems
  • Experience in Agile & DevOps methodology and culture
  • Proficient at JIRA/Confluence (or equivalent)
  • Advocate for test priorities in daily scrum meetings and sprint planning
  • Clear and concise documentation of software issues
  • Collaborate closely with the SW development team
  • Analyze user stories/use cases/requirements for validity and feasibility
  • Lead test development and peer review activities with little supervision. Ensure complete and accurate test coverage. Create test to requirement traceability matrix
    • MagicDraw/MBSE
  • Support scenario based demonstrations and verification activities
  • Support demonstration readiness reviews and release demonstrations
  • Attend and participate in project planning and execution meetings as required
  • Ability to travel up to 15%

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree with minimum of 6 years of prior related experience or Graduate degree with a minimum of 4 years of prior related experience, or equivalent
  • Active Top Secret Clearance

Preferred Additional Skills:

  • Active TS/SCI (Poly eligible)
  • Familiarity with all phases of the software test life cycle
  • Must be able to handle multiple processes while testing cases and develop plan “fixes”
  • Able to carry out assignments to completion within parameters of instructions given, prescribed routines, and standard accepted practices

Please be aware many of our positions require the ability to obtain a security clearance. Security clearances may only be granted to U.S. citizens. In addition, applicants who accept a conditional offer of employment may be subject to government security investigation(s) and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

By submitting your résumé for this position, you understand and agree that L3Harris Technologies may share your résumé, as well as any other related personal information or documentation you provide, with its subsidiaries and affiliated companies for the purpose of considering you for other available positions.

L3Harris Technologies is proud to be an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. L3Harris is committed to treating all employees and applicants for employment with respect and dignity and maintaining a workplace that is free from unlawful discrimination. All applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding or other related medical conditions), gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status, characteristic or membership in any other group protected by federal, state or local laws. L3Harris maintains a drug-free workplace and performs pre-employment substance abuse testing and background checks, where permitted by law.

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L3Harris Work Perks

  • Health

    • Medical with a High Deductible and traditional PPO plan options, as well as, vision and a full array of supplemental health benefits
    • A doctors' service to help with referrals and second opinions for you, your family, and parents

  • Family

    • 4 weeks of paid parental leave for moms and dads
    • Fertility treatment
    • Subsidized backup childcare and eldercare
    • Adoption assistance - $5,000 per adoption/$15,000 per employee
    • Pet insurance

  • Well-Being

    • No cap to your PTO time (for exempt employees)
    • Dress for your day - wear what works for you at work
    • Legal plan for you, your family, and parents
    • Discount platform

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