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Job #: R-00024308
Location: Edgewood, MD
Category: Testing and Quality Assurance
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: Yes, 50% of the time
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: None
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Defense

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Job Description:

The Leidos AIE team has an opening for a system tester and QA lead. This opening is a contractually designated will support our program that is being deployed to Army installations in CONUS, AK, HI and PR. Our home base is in Edgewood MD which houses the program team, warehouse operations, system

integration lab, 24x7 Help Desk operation, engineering center and full-scale replicas of ACS for installations to include ACP/Lanes and the Visitor Control Center.

Primary Responsibilities:

Responsible for performing contractor verification testing (CVT), Performance Verification Testing (PVT) and Endurance Testing (ET) on a variety of the AIE systems including the AIE Registrar and visitor registration system, the AIE lane operations (Tier 1), Lane operations (Tier 2) handheld, RFID, Kiosks and AIE-3 Enhancement initiatives. The testing of AIE is based on the COTS solution set used on AIE including HawkEye software for the Visitor Registration system and AMAG access control system. Testing will occur at the installation and at Lakeside and may include Government personnel including US Army military personnel, Department of the Army civilians and other Government designated contractors as test witnesses and participants. The AIE Test Lead will interact and interface with Government program personnel for the planning and conduct of all required testing under contract and also for the submission of CDRLs and participation in monthly (as required) Management IPTs.  

Primary duties include:

  • Design, development of test procedures and plans and test reports to include all test related CDRLs.  
  • Conducting in person hands-on testing on AIE system components.
  • Configuration, documentation and operational support for AMAG and Hawkeye Software Applications supporting AIE and ensures that the approved baseline remains the same throughout the test.
  • Conducts Go Live Support to installation personnel post acceptance to further their knowledge and degree of proficiency on the system
  • Supports the testing and Help Desk teams to conduct testing of installed and configured systems to ensure proper operation.

Basic Qualifications

  • U.S. Citizenship with the ability to obtain and maintain a DoD Secret security clearance. 
  • Must have a Bachelors Degree.
  • Must have a desire to learn and work within a team environment and have up to 12-15 years of experience to include experience and knowledge of project management, document preparation and management of CDRLs, experience conducting tests, recording problem reports (FACARs), integrity of the system under test and being hands-on during the conduct of testing.  
  • Experience in interacting with Government personnel.
  • Ability to travel to Army installations 25-50% of the time

Preferred Qualifications

  • Work experience and Microsoft/AMAG certifications maybe substituted for college degree.
  • Access control system Experience and Certification preferred
  • Experience as a tester for systems and the ability to maintain integrity of the system under test.
  • Currently possess a DoD Secret security clearance.
  • Experience with the US Army
  • These positions are “hands-on” positions working as part of a team at our Integration center in Edgewood MD and on-site

External Referral Bonus:


Potential for Telework:


Clearance Level Required:



Yes, 50% of the time

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Testing and Quality Assurance


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 33,000 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

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