Senior Principal Test Engineer

Job Description
Designs, develops, and implements testing methods and equipment. Plans and arranges the labor, schedules, and equipment required for testing and evaluating standard and special devices. Provides test area with parameters for sample testing and specifies tests to be performed. Compiles data and defines changes required in testing equipment, testing procedures, manufacturing processes, or new testing requirements.

Provides technical guidance on the development, documentation, and execution of tests and test procedures for a suite of secure trusted computing products. Requires proficiency with Linux shell scripting languages, system administration, Python, C/C++, XML, and secure programming practices. Requires knowledge of certification and accreditation standards such as include Common Criteria, DCID 6/3, RDAC 2.0, and NIST SP800-53. Must have excellent written communications skills.
Must be a cleared US citizen.

Typical Education & Experience
Typically a Bachelor's Degree and 10 years work experience or equivalent experience

Required Skills and Education
Requires proficiency with Linux shell scripting languages, system administration, Python, C/C++, XML, and secure programming practices. Requires knowledge of certification and accreditation standards such as include Common Criteria, DCID 6/3, RDAC 2.0, and NIST SP800-53. Must have excellent written communications skills. Must be a cleared US citizen.

Preferred Skills and Education
Experience working in an ITAR (International Traffic in Arms Regulations) environment.

About BAE Systems Electronic Systems
BAE Systems is a premier global defense and security company with approximately 90,000 employees delivering a full range of products and services for air, land and naval forces, as well as advanced electronics, security, information technology solutions and customer support and services.
The Electronic Systems (ES) sector spans the commercial and defense electronics markets with a broad portfolio of mission-critical electronic systems, including flight and engine controls; electronic warfare and night vision systems; surveillance and reconnaissance sensors; secure networked communications equipment; geospatial imagery intelligence products and systems; mission management; and power-and energy-management systems. Headquartered in Nashua, New Hampshire, ES employs approximately 13,000 people globally, with engineering and manufacturing functions primarily in the United States, United Kingdom, and Israel. Equal Opportunity Employer/Females/Minorities/Veterans/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Gender Expression


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