- Communication Skills
- Test Automation
- Test Cases
Are you ready to build it, break it and then rebuild it even better? Do you constantly design better and creative ways to break software and identify potential problems? Parsons is now hiring experienced Test Engineers with a passion for providing technical support to engineers on a variety of highly complex tasks.
Parsons extensive experience in this field, combined with your technical knowledge, will propel your career forward with opportunity for advancement with top performance. Training, development and opportunities to switch teams and projects as you and our fast paced business grow and evolve. We need our engineers to be versatile, display leadership qualities and be enthusiastic to tackle new challenges across the full stack as we continue to push security forward.
We are seeking a Test Engineer for our Smart Power project to review, define and document test results by analyzing, performing and integrating developmental tests for new and/or modified software and hardware products or product components.
As a Polaris Alpha (A Parsons Company) Test Engineer, your responsibilities may include:
Review software requirements and get clarifications on vague or incomplete items;
Become familiar with the software under test and any other software applications that will be part of the system of systems integration;
Create a specific test plan for items under test;
Generate test cases based on the requirements and other documents;
Coordinate tasks/activities across the different systems under test. This will include working closely with the architects and developers, as well as liaising with key project stakeholders as required.
Define requirements traceability, integration and testing, test planning, development and execution of testing Army power systems;
Run systems through development releases and updates of functionality to verify successful installation and bug fixes;
Work with test case tracking and bug tracking tools to update and report on current state of test cases and trouble tickets.
Configure internal hardware devices;
Design, configure and test supporting hardware components, as well as server connectivity in the lab infrastructure to meet operational requirements.
Experience with the following is required:
Ability to work in a Windows and Linux system;
Experience testing software applications;
Experience working with test case tracking systems or spreadsheets;
Ability to work independently to self-organize and self-prioritize to carry out multiple tasks;
Able to work without routine supervision;
Excellent problem-solving, communication, and interpersonal skills.
Desired experience but not required is:
Use of Atlassian suite including Jira and Confluence
Background with testing of ac-dc unidirectional and bi-directional power generation.
Knowledge of various types of power converters such as DC/AC inverters, AC/DC converters, and DC/DC resonant converters.
Knowledge of power converters, as well as with applications and/or design of its key components, such as semiconductor devices and magnetic components.
Background with Experience with electronic equipment and instrumentation, including instrument automation and an understanding of power architectures and converters for applications.
Proof of U.S. Citizenship is required for all applicants.
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or Electrical Engineering or equivalent development and/or test automation experience
2+ years of related professional experience
Ready for action? We're looking for the kind of people who see this opportunity and don't hesitate to act. Parsons is a leader in the world of Technical Services and Engineering. We hire people with a broad set of technical skills who have proven experience tackling some of the greatest challenges. Take your next step and apply today.