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Job #: R-00010420
Location: Beavercreek, OH
Category: Testing and Quality Assurance
Schedule (FT/PT): Full time
Travel Required: No
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: Secret
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Defense

Job Description:

Leidos Defense group is seeking to fill a Software Test Engineer positions with the AIMES program. AIMES is a product of years of experience combining advanced analytic functions with an intuitive graphical user interface designed to support motion imagery processing, exploitation, and dissemination. As a suite, AIMES is capable of streamlining motion imagery analysis by managing content across multiple, independent data stores and leveraging metadata richness and mission synchronization.

The Software Test Engineer position is to be located in our Beavercreek, OH office. This is an exciting opportunity for potential candidates to work in a fast-paced collaborative environment and to use analytical skills and technical experience in the dynamic field of Full Motion Video development and deployment.

Primary Responsibilities
  • Manual testing in sprint, integration and release phases. Reporting on and recording software discrepancies.
  • Generate test cases and write test steps based on requirements for various software tests.
  • Map software test steps to defined software requirements.
  • Develop solutions to technical problems and issues that are unclear and require deep technical knowledge
  • Ensure test steps have a logical flow that will mimic human interaction and implementations.
  • Assist software developers to determine the key software component that may be causing an issue.
  • Have the ability to comprehend system and functional requirements.
  • Record and present software test reports to management.
  • Be flexible in tasking changes due to supporting simultaneous software releases and customer deadlines.
  • Use excellent written and verbal communication skills articulate complex problems with teammates and test lead
  • Be able to troubleshoot functional failures to determine if the software or underlying infrastructure is the problem.
  • Works independently to achieve day-to-day objectives with significant impact on operational results or project deliverables.
  • Experience with Windows, Linux, and Microsoft Office


Basic Qualifications
  • Bachelors Degree with 4-8 years of related experience; additional years of experience may be considered in lieu of a degree
  • Must possess strong analytical skills to analyze, troubleshoot, and determine root causes of sub-optimal or failed test results
  • Experience in troubleshooting software problems on Windows or Linux operating systems
  • Work well within a team and independently with minimal supervision.
  • Ability to work within a dynamic work environment, ability to handle multiple tasks at once
  • U.S. citizenship; ability to obtain a Secret clearance


Preferred Qualifications
  • Active Secret clearance
  • Strong IT troubleshooting skills
  • Experienced with AGILE Test principles
  • Software Automation Experience
  • System administration or network experience
  • Experience with Software development build tools and processes (Build Pipeline)
  • Knowledge of Full Motion video Systems
  • Awareness of Systems Engineering principles.


Leidos is a Fortune 500® information technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world's toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company's 32,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $10.19 billion for the fiscal year ended December 28, 2018. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com .

Pay and benefits are fundamental to any career decision. That's why we craft compensation packages that reflect the importance of the work we do for our customers. Employment benefits include competitive compensation, Health and Wellness programs, Income Protection, Paid Leave and Retirement. More details are available here .

Leidos will never ask you to provide payment-related information at any part of the employment application process. And Leidos will communicate with you only through emails that are sent from a Leidos.com email address. If you receive an email purporting to be from Leidos that asks for payment-related information or any other personal information, please report the email to spam.leidos@leidos.com .

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, ethnicity, age, national origin, citizenship, religion, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, pregnancy, family structure, marital status, ancestry, domestic partner status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran or military status, or any other basis prohibited by law. Leidos will also consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with relevant laws.

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