RFQ 1064-4 Test Engineer (NATO-NCIA)


Sapienza Consulting is recruiting a Test Engineer to support their operations.

Responsibilities of the Test Engineer

  • Acquire knowledge of the SSSB software and hardware configuration items
  • Generate and maintain detailed data files for configuration control purposes of the SSSB system
  • Execute and evaluate integration tests and qualification tests of new software baselines
  • Define, collect, select and generate test input data as required for the execution of test cases
  • Conduct tests in accordance with applicable standards, regulations, plans and procedures
  • Collect, analyse, rep ort and archive test results/outputs
  • Perform final quality control checks on all releasable system software and documentation
  • Support all activities of the production and delivery of system updates
  • Maintain the systems installed in the SSSB engineering laboratory, the SSSB development environment and the SSSB training environment

Profile of the Test Engineer

  • Knowledge of NATO Air Command and Control System and associated projects
  • Knowledge of NATO and NCI Agency processes and procedures
  • Bachelor of Science (BSc) degree at a nationally recognized/certified University in a related discipline and 2 years post related experience
  • Or exceptionally, the lack of a university/college degree may be compensated by the demonstration of a candidate’s particular abilities or experience that is/are of interest to NCI Agency and 10 years extensive and progressive expertise in the duties related to the function of the post
  • Recent practical experience in the administration of IT systems in a network environment preferably for UNIX/Linux based operating systems and MS Windows
  • Knowledge of scripting languages for UNIX/Linux and/or MS Windows
  • Recent experience working as a Test Engineer for complex, software­intensive IT systems preferably for real­time systems or command and control systems
  • Good knowledge of, and practical experience in, modern test engineering and test management methods and paradigms
  • General up­to­date knowledge of computer system architectures, systems security, client/server, LAN/WAN and network concepts, test techniques, Database Management Systems (DBMS) and data management concepts
  • Professional certification as tester (eg. ISTQP) in would be an asset
  • Must have NATO Secret Clearance
  • Fluent in English; knowledge of another NATO member-state language is an asset
  • Candidates must be eligible to work in the EU

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