174689 - Engineering Technician 4 - QA Tester - VA
Industry
IT
Region
VA-Virginia
City
Newport News
State
VA
Rate
$31.33 to $41.21 DOE
Duration
12 months
Description


RESPONSIBILITIES:
The NNS Software of Excellence (SwCoE) is seeking a high-potential candidate to join a talented Software Test (QA Test) Team. As a member of the Software Test Team you'd be involved in all aspects of software test on our large array of work on embedded and industrial control systems. The nature of our short delivery cycles means you'd experience the whole software development lifecycle, including development of test strategies, test plans, test procedures and test cases, development of software test tools (automated and facilitated test), and execution of test programs. You'd also assist in customer reviews, customer training, and operating manual development.
Provides technical support to engineers on a variety of technical tasks. Gathers, maintains, formats, compiles, and manipulates technical data, such as laboratory or material test results and engineering design changes. Produces engineering documentation, reports, drawings (flow charts, block diagrams, and schematics). Performs detailed mathematical calculations using established formulas; preliminary analyses of data where guidelines are provided in such areas as trajectory adequacy, model dimensional consistency; and quantitative judgments concerning technical data. Uses personal computer in performance of analyses and development of documentation/reports. May conduct tests and record data to assist with engineering evaluation or analysis.

REQUIRED EXPERIENCE:
AA or other 2 year technical degree in related discipline and 6 years related experience.
Prior software test (QA) experience required.
Experience with Rockwell (Allen Bradley) RsLogix 5000, Studio5000, PLC/HMI programming, troubleshooting, and commissioning highly preferred.
Experience with C++ & Java preferred.
Experience with Linux and other embedded operating systems preferred.
Strong ability to plan, execute, and document hardware & software design and testing required.
Experience with XML, C#, .NET, Visual Basic preferred.
Experience with collaborative software project tools such as Microsoft TFS, Rationale ClearCase/ClearQuest, DOORS, Subversion, GIT preferred.
Experience with software analysis and qualification tools such as Coverity, LDRA, Parasoft, etc. preferred.
Experience with various communication protocols (SPI, I2C, USB, RS232, RS485, TCP/IP, Ethernet IP (CIP), Multicast) preferred.
Experience with software design (CASE) toolsets such as UML preferred.
Knowledge of Project Management methodologies (CMMI, IEEE 12207 etc.) preferred.

EDUCATION:
AA or other 2 year technical degree in related discipline is required.

HOURS:
7:30AM to 4PM

Contact
Andrew Craft at acraft@chiptonross.com
CHIPTON-ROSS, INC.
11832 Fishing Point Drive, Suite 100
Newport News, VA 23606

Phone: (757) 595-0005 x173 or (877) 244-5418 x173

Candidates responding to this posting must currently possess the eligibility to work in the United States. No third parties please.

Chipton-Ross provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, State or local law. This policy governs all areas of employment at Chipton-Ross, including recruiting, hiring, training, assignment, promotions, compensation, benefits, discipline, and terminations.