Job Description/Duties:

• Configure, operate and maintain tactical information systems. This includes development, test and laboratory representations of fielded systems, as well as the fielded systems themselves.
• Responsible for defining, documenting, analyzing, performing, and interpreting developmental tests for new and/or modified products or product components.
• Investigates and resolves operational problems in conjunction with other engineering and technical personnel. Identify and document software problems, and support the design of a solution.
• Provides technical support and advice to other engineering groups.
• Devises and applies testing procedures for parts or sub-assemblies.
• Participates in the development, maintenance and refinement of internal quality control and reliability programs.
• Defines and implements automated test scripts.
• Sets and configures the system being tested; responsible for documenting/updating the test configuration/installation documentation.
• Establish and maintain developmental and operational documentation for the assigned tactical communications system.
• Test, and document results for software/scripts used to implement fixes and commercial software upgrades in a tactical communications system.
• Participate in the Agile development process and track and report out sprint progress support the security accreditation efforts for the assigned system.

Job Qualifications:
• A Bachelor’s Degree in Electronics Engineering or any other Scientific or Technical discipline is required.
• 3 years’ experience as a Test Engineer or performing Test Engineer related activities within the last 10 years.
• Secret Security Clearance.
• Must maintain the minimum certification for IA Technical Level II, which may be GSEC, Security+ CE, SCNP or SSCP.
• Must maintain a Computing Environment certification for the applicable Operating System (i.e. Microsoft Server 2012 or Database SQL).

Required Skills:
• Operational knowledge of the software development life cycle.
• Experience in writing and performing software test plans/procedures.
• Scripting or coding experience – PowerShell preferred
• Operational knowledge of Virtual Machine environments.
• Experience with automated testing applications.
• Strong technical documentation skills.
• Good communication and time management.
• Experience with military tactical communications systems is a plus.
• Linux and/or Microsoft computing environment knowledge/expertise.
• Operational understanding of Configuration Management/ Change Management concepts, is a plus.

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Company summary

ManTech provides innovative technologies and solutions for mission-critical national security programs for the intelligence community.


Employee stock ownership program; tuition assistance; retail discount program (Barnes & Noble, Dell, Apple, Walt Disney World, Costco).

Interview process

Phone screen with recruiter; phone screen with team lead; onsite interview; security clearance check. Average interview period: 2 weeks.

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