Feb 25, 2020

SSDS Test Engineer TE General Wallops Island, VA Requisition ID: 1263

  • JSL Technologies, Inc.
  • Wallops Island, VA
Full-Time Defense Engineering Government Information Technology (IT) Other

Job Description

SSDS Test Engineer TE General

ISD - Wallops Island, VA30+ days agoRequisition ID: 1263

Job Description Summary/Work Environment/Physical Demands/Daily Activities: 

JSL Technologies is a fast-growing company with our headquarters office located in Oxnard, CA. We are a mid-size defense contractor and have a fast-paced and exciting work environment. We are looking for a Ship’s Self Defense System (SSDS) Test Engineer with operator experience in all aspects of the SSDS MK2 combat system and its peripheral system interfaces installed aboard United States Navy platforms to support our existing Integrated Ship Defense (ISD) contract in Wallops Island, VA (Eastern Shore). 

Essential Duties/Responsibilities/Functions:  

The SSDS Test Engineer will, with a wide range of knowledge, define and develop rigorous test standards for the test and evaluation of United States Navy (USN) shipboard, land-based and enterprise Integrated Combat System (ICS) products, software and equipment in accordance with company and contractual requirements.
- Meticulously review, test, validate and verify element level System Requirements Specification (SRS), System Subsystem Specification (SSS) and evaluate test results, test trends and implement corrective action as needed.
- Review, create, develop, maintain, and execute test procedures for the conduct of Land Based Engineering Test (LBET), Combat System Integration Test (CSIT), Shipboard Developmental Test (SBDT), and Enterprise Test events.
- Test and evaluate new software releases during product development.
- Provide technical expertise on specific products, operating systems and specialized environments.
- Establish and maintain test processes and requirements documents.
- Report and document test results and enter problems and issues into the Trouble Observation Report (TOR) database.
- Configure necessary hardware and operating environments as needed to complete assigned testing.
- Collaborate with product management and technical writers to ensure system and user manuals are in synch with the software to ensure that quality is "built in" from the ground up.
- Interface with customers, vendors, and various company departments to resolve problems that cause test failures.
- Assist junior engineers in the development of test procedures and actual test conduct.
- Generate reports and review documents generated by junior engineers.
- Review and study information from suppliers regarding materials and components to be utilized.
- May work independently on small projects or assist more senior engineers. 

Job Requirements (Education/Experience/Skills/Certifications/Licenses): 

- Candidate should have US Navy Combat Systems and Interoperability experience (AEGIS, SSDS, ACDS, TADILs, CEC, Air Control, etc.).
- Secret Security Clearance: MUST be current.
- The position is located in Wallops Island, VA.
- Some travel may be required. 

Preferences (Education/Experience/Skills/Certifications/Licenses): 

Typically requires a Bachelor's degree or equivalent qualifications, or 5-7 years of related experience. 



EOE/M/F/ Disability/Vet 

VEVRAA Federal Contractor  



Security Clearance

Active Secret

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