ST Engineering iDirect is a global leader in satellite communications (satcom) providing technology and solutions that enable its customers to expand their business, differentiate their services and optimize their satcom networks. Our business provides innovation focused on solving satellite’s most critical economic and technology challenges, and expands a shared commitment to shaping the future of how the world connects. With your talent and energy paired with our vision and technical leadership, the most fulfilling work of your career is waiting for you at ST Engineering iDirect…the sky is truly the limit!
Candidates must have a strong technical background and be capable of coming up to speed on new technologies quickly. Good communication skills, great problem solving skills, and the ability to work both individually and collaboratively in a team environment are required. If you enjoy working in a fast-paced environment with the smartest team, and the very latest technology, then this is the job for you!
Design, develop, and document comprehensive test plans for all iDirect products (Velocity & Evolution)
Coordinate and participate in system level testing activities including test planning, execution, and reporting
Perform setup of test scenarios, both hardware and software components, and perform troubleshooting as needed
Evaluate and recommend third-party test tools and other software/hardware products to aid in the system test effort
Attend and participate in system-level design meetings in order to address testing issues early in the software development process
Create testing tools and scripts as needed to support system level testing activities
Provide training and support as required to operations staff
Lead small to mid-size projects, mentor junior staff
Other duties as assigned
Time in Office - All Herndon based positions are designated as 3 days or more/week in the office.
Familiarity with IP Networking protocols and standards
Experienced with Linux and other flavors of UNIX
Experience developing and maintaining comprehensive system test plans
Experience writing Linux shell scripts
Knowledge of TCP/IP, UDP, sockets, etc. and experience in network performance testing
Experience with Mercury Interactive test tools such as TestDirector and WinRunner
Experience with IP router performance test tools such as Spirent, NetIQ Chariot, etc.
Experience in telecom / Satcom industry is preferred
Strong verbal and written communications skills
5+ years of experience
BS/MS in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering or Mathematics, or equivalent experience