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Test Director

Herndon, VA 20170
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Defense

The Defense group supports the Department of Defense (DoD) mission to keep our homeland and its citizens safe. We provide solutions to improve the Nation's defense by providing software, systems engineering, IT, training and logistics and fleet management solutions.

Responsibilities

Develop a training information system for a DOD client. Training system will provide a common operational picture of the training environment in 5 integrated capability areas: Training Development, Training Management, Training Enterprise Scheduling, Learning Content Management, and Training Resource Management. These capabilities will enable the DOD client in planning and preparing for operational, institutional and self-development training.

This position will serve as the senior technical member of a dynamic systems engineering test team supporting the DoD Client. The candidate will perform activities as the Systems Integration & Testing Engineer Senior Technical Specialist through integration and VV&T activities and readiness events and is required to have strong systems engineering background and significant testing / validation domain knowledge in the DoD IT mission performance area. The candidate will provide subject matter expertise to teams coordinating, establishing and assessing requirements, conops and architecture test activities, assessing system and segment schedule and risks, supporting release planning events in support of system and acquisition-level established milestones, and supporting agile test and devops verification strategies and integration of new systems and initiatives in support of the DoD Training Systems capabilities. Designs, develops, and implements test and evaluation strategies, plans and methods to assure delivery of ground systems meet system specifications and defined enterprise capabilities, and integrates system elements together so they work as a whole. Reviews, evaluates and derives requirements for tracability and

testability. The selected candidate will have the aptitude to assess processes and create efficiencies continuously, and may lead projects for systems team work, have frequent client interactions, and support system and mission strategy development across the various DoD Training Domains. The candidate will have daily interaction with the internal team and supporting contractors, and will need to follow customer standards and processes as the program matures through the life cycle. The Candidate will support technical consultation, meeting coordination, and support to recommendation briefings. This position requires an understanding of Systems Integration and Testing Engineering community and customer domain, along with a strong focus on core systems engineering processes in support of

end-to-end mission and services closure.

Qualifications

Qualifications:

- US citizen

- Secret clearance

- Bachelors degree in computer science or information systems or relevant technical field

Required Skills:

- More than 10 years direct experience with systems testing of information systems and systems engineering, systems integration, Verification, Validation and Transition (VV&T) activities.

- At least 3 years experience supporting agile test and devops verification strategies and integration of new systems and initiatives in support of expanded DoD mission capabilities.

- Experience writing test strategies and plans, executing tests, analyzing data and summarizing results.

- Knowledge of how performance testing is conducted and reported.

- Experience leading and managing test resources.

- Knowledge of enterprise-level applications, including ERP, Electronic Data Interchange, Customer Relations Management, data warehouses, etc. and ERP applications is preferred.

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 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.

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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)

Industry

  • Information Technology
Posted: 2019-11-19 Expires: 2019-12-19

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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