CACI International Test Engineer in Aberdeen Proving Ground, Maryland

Job Description

CACI is seeking a Test Engineer - EO/IR to join the software sustainment team at Aberdeen Proving Ground, MD. If you are seeking a dynamic role in a talented team environment supporting OFP testing infrastructure and using specialized test stations and software while implementing ancillary equipment when required. CACI would like to speak with you.

What you’ll Get to Do:

  • Engage and assist the operational user community with system software issues and information requests

  • Assist in the Quality Assurance and Configuration Management components to ensure proper data management and data integrity of test drivers, test equipment, and test setup data

  • Assist the Test Lead in resolving software, hardware or testing procedure/process-based test station issues

  • Assist in reviews and modifications of test procedures

  • Perform root cause analysis and documentation for failed testing procedures and other test station system failures relating to either the test hardware or software

  • Interface with software developers for bug fixes and upgrades to test station/instrumentation software

  • Translate procedures in the legacy test documentation into equivalent procedures for upgraded test stations

  • Write test station scripts and spreadsheet-based calculators to improve test efficiency

  • Stand-in for test personnel on an as-needed basis

  • Operate various/diverse OFP test station systems

  • Identify test station limitations and resolve limitations by implementing appropriate workaround procedure

  • More About the Role:

  • In this multi-disciplinary role, you will utilize your skills and technical competency in software development, testing system electronics, and use/configuration of configuration management systems. Additionally, you may support embedded software engineering activities associated with sustainment of OFP software products.

You’ll Bring These Qualifications:

  • Active Secret Clearance

  • Bachelor’s Degree (Computer Science, Electrical or Computer Engineering, or a technical discipline) with 3 years of experience.

  • Experience with Aircraft Survivability Equipment (ASE) software development and fielding process

  • Work within a multi-disciplinary team structure

  • Strong analytical, problem solving and reverse engineering skills

  • Prior experience working with EO/IR Missile Warning Systems

  • Prior experience with EO/IR integrated systems testing

  • Experience with Hardware in the loop testing.

  • Experience in embedded real-time unit testing, and integration testing, and software documentation

  • Understanding of software sustainment methodologies and concepts

  • Experience with Software Configuration Management tools such as Mortice Kern Systems as well as various legacy Source Code Control tools.

  • Experience determining and troubleshooting hardware failures through analysis of components, configuration settings, drawings, and schematics.

  • Communicate effectively with hardware vendors to describe and resolve issues

  • Provide critical analysis of vendor recommendations based on the soundness of the engineering principles and adherence to best practices

  • Excellent written and oral communication skills

  • Familiarization with MIL-STD 1553

These Qualifications would be nice to have:

  • Experience working in a UNIX environment

  • Experience with legacy Solaris Workstation environments

  • Experience with Visual Studio and other Integrated Development Environments

  • Familiarity with VxWorks and new versions of real time operating systems

  • Familiarity with binary comparison tools

  • Working knowledge of scripting with interpreted languages (BASH, BATCH and Python) `

  • Familiarity with C, C++, C#, and/or JavaScript

  • Knowledge of computer hardware, computer networking, networking protocols (TCP/IP, UDP) and serial communication

What We Can Offer You:

  • We’ve been named a Best Place to Work by the Washington Post.

  • Our employees value the flexibility at CACI that allows them to balance quality work and their personal lives.

  • We offer competitive benefits and learning and development opportunities.

  • We are mission-oriented and ever vigilant in aligning our solutions with the nation’s highest priorities

  • For over 55 years, the principles of CACI’s unique, character-based culture have been the driving force behind our success.

Job Location

US-Aberdeen Proving Ground-MD-BALTIMORE

CACI employs a diverse range of talent to create an environment that fuels innovation and fosters continuous improvement and success. At CACI, you will have the opportunity to make an immediate impact by providing information solutions and services in support of national security missions and government transformation for Intelligence, Defense, and Federal Civilian customers. CACI is proud to provide dynamic careers for employees worldwide. CACI is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.