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Test Automation Engineer

St Louis, MO 63103
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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.


Test Tool Development and Automation Engineer will code and generate scripts, test code, support code security accreditation, and documention. In support of the DevOps environment, the candidate will decompose existing business process and test tool capabilities into micro-services capable of deployment through a DevOps infrastructure. Further the candidate may also need to:

  1. Conduct engineering analysis to identify all tasks (both manual and analytic) associated with assessment of system capabilities and interfaces, sensor parameters or functions, or GEOINT services.
  2. Conduct engineering analysis to identify candidate tasks for automation.
  3. Automate selected tasks through code/script generation, or by identifying existing in-house or commercially available solutions (including open-source alternatives); identify opportunities to consolidate tasks or processes to maximize efficiency or minimize cost.
  4. Develop tools that support objectives such as: functionality testing, step automation, continuous integration automation, automated system monitoring, load testing, service virtualization, performance profiling, etc.
  5. Implement accepted automation solutions in the DevTest environment or internal test environment as directed.
  6. Design and develop automation scripts, tools, or applications, and appropriate test scenarios to verify the performance, capacity, and scalability of services and capabilities, as identified by the customer.
  7. Provide the expertise to analyze output of automated test tools, scripts, applications, and processes to evaluate against established criteria and develop a recommendation to the government and product vendor.
  8. Provide expert level support of test automation capable of creating and running scripts within government furnished automation and testing tools (e.g. HP ALM, CA Service virtualization, etc.) development.
  9. Provide web application design, development, and maintenance for test related web, and tools projects
  10. Provide support and expertise to develop custom product quality assessment tools for the full range of traditional and non-traditional imaging systems, products, and data formats.
  11. Collaborate with image quality engineers and image scientists to develop custom product quality assessment tools, as well as to understand and support existing in-house developed engineering tools/code written in Matlab, IDL, Python, Visual Basic, etc.; provide updates and improvements to these tools as needed.
  12. Provide technical support and expertise to use, update, and maintain the existing in-house developed NSG Image Quality Simulator (NIQS) / NIQS Automated Checkout Application (NACA); source code is GFE for CM, maintenance, and future development.
  13. Analyze performance trends and user experience data to identify parameters for automated governance processes that will facilitate a digital/automated Go/No Go capability.

Develop, implement, and maintain an automated governance process in a variety of environments including: bare metal, DevOps, and cloud computing environments


Years of Experience and Education: 11-14 Years with High School, 5-8 Years with BS/BA, or 3-6 Years with MS/MA

Specific Requirements:

The contractor shall:

  1. Increase utilization (additional users), configuration and maintenance of test automation tools in 3 environments with potential for additional tools and environments
  2. Increase completion of external customer requests for performance testing (development and support).
  3. Increase development of automated testing capabilities
  4. Increase development of tool integration

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 sectorfrom investigative services and IT strategy to systems work and next-generation engineering.

Our promise is simple: never stop solving our nations most complex challenges. And with a workforce of approximately 14,000, more than 48 percent of which is cleared, we have been trusted to do just that, as a partner of choice across the entire sector.

Perspecta is anAA/EEOEmployer - All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

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 the 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 contractors legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c).


  • Information Technology
Posted: 2021-04-14 Expires: 2021-05-14

With offerings in mission services, digital transformation and enterprise operations, our team of 14,000 engineers, analysts, investigators and architects work tirelessly to create innovative solutions. We have the expertise and experience not only to devise solutions, but to execute on them successfully.

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