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Last updated: 2019-09-18
Valid to: 2019-10-15
Job Role:
Maintenance Repair Operations, Test Engineer
Location:
United States
Type:
Permanent
Job description
Business Group Highlights Intelligence The Intelligence group provides high-end systems engineering and integration products and services, data analytics and software development to national and military intelligence customers. Serving federal agencies and the Intelligence Community for more than 50 years, the Intelligence group helps our clients meet their mission needs by providing trusted advisors, leading-edge technologies, and innovative solutions. Responsibilities Independent Verification and Validation (IV&V) testing of launch vehicle (Atlas V, Delta IV, Falcon 9) flight software products is accomplished through varying degrees of analysis complexity ranging from document and data review to the use of closed-loop simulations utilizing flight computer software emulators developed by Perspecta. This position requires a strong background in Software Test discipline, with experience in static and dynamic software test methodologies. Test case development and data analysis requires a system-level working knowledge of launch vehicle subsystems, general physics, and orbital mechanics. Fluency in Matlab scripting and data analysis skills are also required. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: - Analyze Flight Software and Mission-Specific requirements in support of Test Plan development - Verify that flight software logic is correctly implemented based on software design documentation - Verify that flight software parameters are correctly implemented based on trajectory design data - Setup and execute simulator test cases; analyze test results to validate integrated flight software performance meets requirements - Develop and maintain Matlab analysis tools - Document test results for delivery to Customer - Strict adherence to project schedules in support of Customer milestones - Work within small teams, following established procedures, to achieve project goals Qualifications Requires 5 to 8 years with BS/BA or 3 to 5 years with MS/MA or 0 to 2 years with PhD. The following qualifications are required: - US Citizenship - Bachelor's degree in Aerospace Engineering or related engineering/scientific discipline - Minimum ten years related work experience Required work experience/skills include: - Fluent understanding of Newtonian physics and orbital mechanics - Systems-engineering level understanding of launch vehicle subsystems - Knowledgeable in Software Development Lifecycle concepts - Demonstrated capabilities in embedded real-time Software Test environment - Proficiency in Matlab scripting and data analysis - Familiarity with C++ programming language - Evidence of strong technical writing skills - Test Plans, Procedures and Reports About Perspecta What matters to our nation, is what matters to us. At Perspecta, everything we do, from conducting innovative research to cultivating strong relationships, supports one imperative: ensuring that your work succeeds. Our company was formed to bring a broad array of capabilities to all parts of the public sector-from investigative services and IT strategy to systems work and next-generation engineering. Our promise is simple: never stop solving our nation's most complex challenges. And with a workforce of approximately 14,000, more than 48 percent of which is cleared, we have been trusted to just that, as a partner of choice across the entire sector. Perspecta is an AA/EEO Employer - Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled and other protected categories. Options Apply for this job onlineApply Share Email this job to a friendRefer Sorry the Share function is not working properly at this moment. Please refresh the page and try again later. Share on your newsfeed As a government contractor, Perspecta abides by the following provision PAY TRANSPARENCY NONDISCRIMINATION PROVISION The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor's legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c) - provided by Dice

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