Test Engineer III in Washington, DC at APEX Systems

Date Posted: 3/8/2018

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Job #:  810577

Apex Systems is seeking a TS cleared Test Engineer to support the FBI in Washington, DC. If interested, please send your updated resume to jbowser@apexsystems.com


Thank you!


Title: Test Engineer

Location: Washington, DC

Terms: Contract

Job Description:

Perform as the primary test engineer in the system integration of cross domain security solutions and other security technologies in a small team environment. Perform across the lifecycle from concept development, design, implementation, integration and deployment by applying diverse skills in systems engineering, system administration, integration, test and system security. Analyze requirements to ensure overall testability, develop test plans and procedures, execute functional, performance, and security tests and support debug of system issues. Provide direct interface with customer.

Basic Qualifications:

Systems Integration & Test - experience in system integration, test, debug of COTS/GOTS systems. Strong analytical and troubleshooting skills to integrate new capabilities. Experienced in Unix system administration – integration with infrastructure services and virtual environments. The ability to quickly adapt to new system environments and interface with systems. An interest in working on a broad range of problems and technology and as part of a multi-disciplinary team. Ability to work independently and at times as only representative working directly with customer IT team.


Job Requirements

  • Strong systems integration & test experience.
  • Experienced in test/debug of COTS/GOTS software.
  • Experienced in Linux systems and troubleshooting.
  • Ability to quickly adapt to new system interfaces.
  • Enjoys solving a broad range of technological challenges in a dynamic environment.
  • Ability to work successfully in a team and work independently representing the Leidos test team.

Desired skills:

Depending on experience and/or preference may be called on to support the following efforts:

• System administration: RHEL, SE Linux, Solaris, Windows

• Networking knowledge, particularly system integration of physical/virtual servers with routers and firewalls in current data center environments.

• Integration of one or more cross domain products (guards, one-way transfers, multi-level access solutions).

• Integrating/testing with typical IT support infrastructure services: LDAP, Active Directory, log archive

• Various security products, security architecture, security assessment tools, and information assurance standards.

• Small scale development of script level routines and web applications: languages (Python, Perl, shell script), web environments (e.g. Apache), software development environment (source control, build process).

Experience Level:

Nine (9) years of experience managing or performing test engineering activities. Demonstrated experience working with automated test tools, establishing test strategies on large-scale systems, test procedures development, test execution, analysis, and report generation. Working knowledge of system life-cycle activities a necessity.

Education Requirements:

Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering, Business, or other related discipline. Education requirements may be waived depending on strong qualifications and additional years of experience and or certifications.

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Apex is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Apex will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation in using our website for a search or application, please contact our Employee Services Department at employeeservices@apexsystemsinc.com or 844-463-6178.