Technical Engineer (#17-03805)

Technical Engineer
Direct Hire Opportunity
Hanover, MD

CENTROPY is being developed in support of the Secretary of Defense’s directive to implement a Joint Command & Control (JC2) Cyber capability platform that provides a unified, timely, and responsive capability that can fully enable Cyber Situational Awareness, Planning and Execution, Force Employment, Intelligence support to C2, and Information Sharing.

CENTROPY will create a cyberspace domain bridging element capability supporting standardized C2 Cyber activities. It is being built to be interoperable across department, service, or cyberspace partners. It is presently a prototype that has been approved to hold operational data. It is a fast paced project leveraging an Agile Development methodology.

Specific Tasks/Duties
Responsible for testing a Tomcat Web Application
Act as the primary/sole tester on a cross functional team
Create and execute test plans and test procedure development (functional and performance) in an agile (working in sprints, effort estimation for new sprints) environment
Participate in Capability Development Group (CDG) Integrated Product Team (IPT) and/or Integrated Test Team as needed to ensure proper coordination of acceptance testing activities
Perform load-testing, and performance monitoring and analysis
Responsible for providing quality process improvements and recommendations to further reduce defects from being released into production

Proficiency Level
Works under consultative direction towards predetermined long-range goals and objectives. Assignments are often self-initiated. Determines and pursues courses of action necessary to obtain desired results. Work checked through consultation and agreement with others rather than by formal review of superior.
Develops advanced technological ideas and guides their development into a final product. Erroneous decisions or recommendations would typically result in failure to achieve critical organizational objectives and affect the image of the organization’s technological capability

Required Technologies/Tools/Skills (must have):
Experience planning and executing Performance Analysis
Experience testing Web Applications
Experience writing discrepancy reports, test plans, and perform integration regression testing to verify/validate incorporated fixes to software, components, subsystems and systems
Experience with JIRA for Agile development
Know basic Unix commands (more, tail, grep)
Experience with test automation tools: JUnit and Selenium
Self-motivated and an attention to detail
Excellent documentation skills

Must be Clearable

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