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Engineer Systems Test 4 (4934)

Date: May 17, 2022

Location: Fort Meade, MD, US, 20755

Company: HII's Mission Technologies division

Requisition Number: 4934 

Required Travel: 0 - 10%

Employment Type: Full Time/Salaried/Exempt

Hours Per Week: 40 

Security Clearance: TS/SCI w/ FS Poly 

Level of Experience: Senior 

Employee Referral Bonus Amount: ERP Amount: $4,000

Job Description


Come join our Cyber and Engineering  team!  Our cyber professionals are defining the future of cybersecurity, providing the most effective prevention, detection, and responses to the broad spectrum and constant evolution of threat actors.  Our experts provide actionable, timely intelligence that protects our nation from adversaries intent on disrupting our freedoms and harming our nation. Together, we are an integral part of an important mission -- we go to work every day with the knowledge and pride that our accomplishments make a difference.

HII – Technical Solutions Division is currently seeking a Principal Test Engineer to work out of their Fort Meade, MD office.

Essential Job Responsibilities

The Principal Test Engineer will manage the projects gap between developer-controlled unit-testing and client-led acceptance-testing, identifying and prioritizing test cases/plans and their execution based on available resources. The work includes defining/creating test plan, test case, test procedure, test report documents. Working with systems engineers on acceptance criteria or development engineers on product configuration/operation as necessary. Coordinating scheduling and completion of test activities and reporting of all discrepancies noted during test

Minimum Qualifications

  • 9 years relevant experience with Bachelors in related field; 7 years relevant experience with Masters in related field; 4 years relevant experience with PhD or Juris Doctorate in related field; or High School Diploma or equivalent and 13 years relevant experience.
  • Shall have demonstrated the ability to communicate directions and provide guidance to senior testers
  • Shall be able to synthesize customer contractual needs and requirements into system test solutions that acknowledge technical, schedule and cost constraints; 
  • Shall be able to establish functional and technical specifications and standards solve hardware/software interface problems, define input/output parameters, and ensure integration of the entire system or subsystem; 
  • Shall be able to review, evaluate and derive requirements for testability, develop, and execute comprehensive test plans, procedures and schedules for complete systems and/or subsystems; 
  • Shall be able to coordinate subsystem and/or system testing activities with programs and other organizations;
  • Automated testing experience 
  • Postman 
  • Selenium 
  • Jenkins 
  • Clearance: Must possess and maintain TS/SCI w Poly

Preferred Requirements

  • Experience with Intelligence communicate systems and services systems
  • Maven 
  • 508 compliance testing 
  • SonarQube continuous inspection

HII’s Mission Technologies division develops integrated solutions that enable today’s connected, all-domain force. Capabilities include C5ISR systems and operations; the application of AI and machine learning to battlefield decisions; defensive and offensive cyberspace strategies and EW; unmanned, autonomous systems; LVC solutions; platform modernization; and critical nuclear operations. Together, HII's domain expertise and advanced technologies support mission partners anywhere around the globe. For more information, visit

HII is a global engineering and defense technologies provider. With a 135-year history of trusted partnerships in advancing U.S. national security, HII delivers critical capabilities ranging from the most powerful and survivable naval ships ever built, to unmanned systems, ISR and AI/ML analytics. HII leads the industry in mission-driven solutions that support and enable a networked, all-domain force. Headquartered in Virginia, HII’s skilled workforce is 44,000 strong.

Huntington Ingalls Industries is an Equal Opportunity/Vets and Disabled Employer. U.S. Citizenship may be required for certain positions.

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