Test Engineer

Clearance Level
Test Engineering
Huntsville, Alabama

REQ#: G2019-68207

GDIT is seeking a Test Engineer Journeyman to provide onsite and remote support for multiple Force Protection System (FPS) Family of Systems (FOS) to the IBD-SS program with operations located at Huntsville AL.


We are looking for motivated self-starters who want to join a team dedicated to excellence and continuous progress.  Selected candidates will participate in engineering activities at any point in the system development life cycle including systems analysis/requirements definition design, development, integration, testing, acceptance/deployment, sustainment/maintenance, and evaluation. Experience with Integrated Base Defense (IBD) Kitting, Entry Control Point (ECP), Non-Intrusive Inspection System (NIIS), Rapid Reaction Tunnel Detection (R2TD), Joint Defense Operation Center (JDOC), Combat Outpost Force Protection System (COSFPS), Base Expeditionary Targeting Surveillance System – Combined (BETSS-C), BETSS-C Cerberus Scout, BETSS-C Full Motion Video (FMV) , Bistatic Surveillance System (BSS), Rapid Deployment Integrated Surveillance System (RDISS), Force Protection (FP) Suite and Husky Mounted Detection System (HMDS, AN/VSS-6A) Suite of Systems is required.


Primary Responsibilities:

  • Defines, documents, analyzes, performs, and interprets developmental tests for new and/or modified products or product components
  • Investigates and resolves operational problems in conjunction with other engineering and technical personnel
  • Provides technical support and advice to other engineering groups
  • Devises and applies testing procedures for parts or sub-assemblies received from outside vendors
  • Participates in the development, maintenance and refinement of internal quality control and reliability programs
  • Experience testing in a Java development environment
  • Functional experience with requirements traceability, system-of-systems integration and testing, test planning, development and execution testing
  • Understanding and experience in the complete life-cycle of the software in military systems



Required Skills:

  • BS degree and 4 years of relevant technical experience or AA degree and 6 years of relevant experience or HS diploma and 8 years of relevant experience
  • DoD 8570 technical certifications as directed by the government and Program Manager
  • US Government Secret or higher level security clearance as required

Desired Skills:

  • Advanced degree is desirable
  • Familiarity with CECOM Software Engineering Center Post Deployment Software Support (PDSS) & Post Production Software Support (PPSS) processes is also desirable


" We are GDIT. The people supporting some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We deliver. Bringing the expertise needed to understand and advance critical missions. We transform. Shifting the ways clients invest in, integrate, and innovate technology solutions. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. We are there. On the ground, beside our clients, in the lab, and everywhere in between. Offering the technology transformations, strategy, and mission services needed to get the job done.

GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.