Software Systems Test Lead

  • SAIC,
  • Huntsville, AL
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Apache, Automated, Avionics, Development, Hardware, HTTP, Laboratory, Libraries, Linux, Metrics, Project, Scripts, Simulation, SVN, Testing
Full Time
Work from home not available Travel not required

Job Description

SAIC has an immediate need for a Software Systems Test Lead to support the Systems Simulation, Software and Integration Directorate (S3I) in continuation of the Apache AH-64D Post Production Software Support (PPSS) sustainment located on Redstone Arsenal.

This role is to lead the Apache PPSS Test team with test planning and execution on an internal common test environment and System Integration Laboratory in support of the Aviation PMO office. Including unit test development, system level test development and regression testing.

Technical Environment: C, Linux, Helicopter Avionics, custom libraries, SVN, Bugzilla, JIRA


Education: The successful candidate will have a BS in engineering field

Required Skills

  • Minimum 14 years of test experience with at least 3 in a leadership role
  • Analyze system, software, and hardware specifications and interface documents to determine testing requirements
  • Capability to develop Test Plans, Test Descriptions and Test procedures to successfully test the requirements
  • Capability to create and maintain functional test criteria for acceptance of system functionality
  • Ability to coordinate with the Software, Hardware, Product and Project Leads to ensure appropriate implementation, documentation and testing of desired capabilities
  • Must be comfortable with highly complex technical environment
  • Must be comfortable with vendor/supplier documentation
  • Candidate should have some development experience, as automated test scripts are written in C
  • Identify any test metrics to be gathered
  • Maintain the test automation suite of the project


  • Rotorcraft flight experience a bonus. AH-64D experience a bonus
  • Experience with Army Airworthiness testing and appropriate documentation

Job Posting Date: 2019-05-09 08:16:13 UTC

Primary Location: HUNTSVILLE, AL 35898 US

Clearance Level Must Currently Possess: Secret

Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: Secret

Potential for Teleworking: No

Travel: None

Shift: Day Job

SAIC is a premier technology integrator, solving our nation's most complex modernization and systems engineering challenges across the defense, space, federal civilian, and intelligence markets. Our robust portfolio of offerings includes high-end solutions in systems engineering and integration; enterprise IT, including cloud services; cyber; software; advanced analytics and simulation; and training. We are a team of 23,000 strong driven by mission, united purpose, and inspired by opportunity. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, SAIC has annual revenues of approximately $6.5 billion. For more information, visit For information on the benefits SAIC offers, see Working at SAIC . EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability

Company Information

Dice Id : 10111346
Position Id : 445934

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