Leidos is seeking a junior-level Peripheral Testing and Accreditation Engineer to partner on a large enterprise IT contract for the DOD. The Peripheral Testing and Accreditation Engineer provides technical hardware compatibility testing and accreditation. This role ensures new system connectivity by testing hardware compatibility and applying RMF+ processes.
This role is responsible for technical testing planning, verification and validation, and fielding of new hardware to ensure compatibility. This individual will make sure all new drivers are compatible with the current build.
- Develop, collaborate, and implement technical testing plans and suggest solutions.
- Evaluates testing results.
- Apply RMF+ process to testing.
- Support customer requirements in a 24/7/365 environment.
- Provide general network administration mentoring and training to 24/7/365 personnel.
- Develop and update technical solutions, operations, and maintenance documentation for 24/7/365 personnel.
- Experience establishing plans that meet project objectives.
- Knowledge of standards, concepts, and tools to be able to complete technology assignments.
- Experience hardware testing using RMF+.
- Experience documenting testing results.
- Experience working independently on testing activities in support of a client.
- Experience interfacing with team members and clients on requirements and solutions.
- Experience reviewing other technical work.
- Candidate must, at a minimum, meet DoD 8570.11- IAT Level II certification requirements (currently Security+ CE, CCNA-Security, GSEC, or SSCP)
- The candidate must have Bachelor’s Degree with 2-4 years or a Master’s Degree with less than 2 years of prior relevant experience. Years of experience may be used in lieu of a degree.
Security Clearance Requirement
Due to the nature of the government contracts we support, US Citizenship is required.
Candidate must have an active TS/SCI with CI polygraph or be willing to take.
External Referral Bonus:Eligible
Potential for Telework:No
Clearance Level Required:Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph
Scheduled Weekly Hours:40
Job Family: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 www.Leidos.com.
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