Parsons Corporation Principal Test Engineer in Centreville, Virginia

Principal Test Engineer


Centreville, Virginia, United States

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Principal Test Engineer

Centreville, VA

US Citizenship Required due to federal gov't requirement

Overview :

Parsons Intelligence Solutions groups is hiring Test Engineers to coordinate and execute testing efforts between development teams and testing teams. You will construct tests using the same languages as developers to facilitate a seamless integration with, and delivery of, end user products to improve quality assurance and overall efficiency. The ideal candidate has technical skills like those of a developer and can visualize a product from both a user and developer perspective.

Responsibilities :

  • Develop test harness and automation scripts

  • Work with network devices, firewall rules, ACL, IPtables, and WAN/LAN configuration

  • Test user space, kernel module, RAM applications, Flash applications, and persistence applications

  • Create and execute RTVMs and formal test steps, andanalyze and document results

  • Good communication skills; works well with teammates

  • Assist in all training, troubleshooting, deployments, and documentation efforts

Required Qualifications :

  • BS/MS in ComputerScience, Computer Engineer or a similar field (work experience can beconsidered in lieu of a degree)

  • 10+ years of experiencein software test engineering

  • Experience working withShell/Bash scripting, Python, C

  • Experience working inthe following OSs: Linux, UNIX, Windows, VMware

  • Ability to read andinterpret network traffic using Wireshark

  • Understanding of networkprotocols likeTCP, UDP, ICMP, ARP, DNS, SCP, FTP,H323,QUIC,PPPoE

Applicants selected for employment will be subject to a federalbackground investigation and must meet additional eligibility requirements foraccess to classified information or materials. TS Desired

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Parsons is a digitally enabled solutions provider focused on the defense, security, and infrastructure markets. With nearly 75 years of experience, Parsons is uniquely qualified to deliver cyber/converged security, technology-based intellectual property, and other innovative services to federal, regional, and local government agencies, as well as to private industrial customers worldwide.

Parsons is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran/LGBT.

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Parsons is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran/LGBT

Parsons is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regards to an individual's race, color, religion, national origin, ethnicity, union affiliation, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, pregnancy, employable physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic information, immigration status, or any other basis protected by applicable laws.