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Network Test Engineer Senior (Government)

Santa Maria, California

AT&T Test Engineers will specify, configure, and test routers, firewalls, circuit to packet devices, video encoding/decoding equipment, switches, and other network equipment in the lab and in the field, to determine equipment performance in a variety of test configurations. Test Engineers are assigned to the Western Range Modernization Network (WMN) Test Team, and are responsible for planning, executing, and analyzing results of qualification and integration level testing. The Test Team works closely with the WMN Systems Engineers to ensure WMN requirements and specifications are adequately verified. They also work closely with the Air Force customer to ensure test plans and procedures are sufficient to support test criteria.

Responsibilities include:
•Create, implement, and maintain the WMN System Test Plan (STP).
•Manage requirements (allocation to procedures, test events, status tracking, etc.)
•Develop, execute, and maintain test plans.
•Develop & execute test procedures to support test plans.
•Analyze, document, and publish test data, results and observations in Test Reports.
•Identify, assess, and document deficiencies.
•Create and maintain the WMN Requirements Verification Cross Reference Matrix (VCRM).
•Plan, execute, and gain approval for Test Readiness Reviews.
•Participate in cross-functional customer facing integrated product teams (IPTs).
•Adhere to established policies and procedures pertaining to job site safety, security, and time-keeping.

Required Skills, Experience, and Education:
•A Bachelor’s degree in related technical field or equivalent experience and 5 to 7 years of related experience
•Hardware and Software testing experience.
•IP Networks, Serial Data Comm Lines, Network Management Tools experience, including common circuit/signal testers like Fireberd, Fluke, Oscilloscopes, etc.
•Experience testing in an Agile, DevOps, and/or Scrum methodology environment.
•Strong technical skills and good oral and verbal communications skills
•Proficiency in relevant industry software products such as DOORS, Enterprise Architect, Quality Center, MS Office, MS Project, MS Sharepoint, etc.

Required Clearance:

Experience with conversion of ATM networks and circuits to IPv6 networks. Ideal candidate will have VAFB range experience and able to work in Integrated Product Team environments with our prime contractor, other subcontractors, and government/government advisor. Experience interfacing with a project Integrated Master Schedule (IMS).

AT&T is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and we are committed to hiring a diverse and talented workforce. EOE/AA/M/F/D/V

Job ID 1933009 Date posted 11/04/2019

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