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EMBM Test and Evaluation Engineer

Work Type: Full Time

Location: Canberra

The Company

Sigma Bravo, a KBR Company is a specialist provider of ICT services focused specifically on military operations and information management. Sigma Bravo has an unparalleled reputation with our clients for delivering quality systems and services in military aviation mission planning environments, operational support, training, software development, systems implementation and capability realisation.

We are currently looking for a highly motivated Test and Evaluation Engineer to join an agile Software Development team for the development of a Joint Electromagnetic Battle Management System in support of Defence. The Joint Electromagnetic Battle Management System supports the conduct of operations through the provision of data, modelling, visualisations and decision support tools for the electromagnetic environment. This includes a consolidated view of capabilities and threats across the Joint Force and in use within the operational area.

The Role

As a Test and Evaluation Engineer your responsibilities will include:

  • Development and update of test plans, test procedures and test reports.
  • “Dry-run” checking of the test procedures.
  • Support to testing, including Final Acceptance Test Readiness Review.
  • Identifying and managing risks and issues within the test engineering scope.
  • Reviewing, verifying, and improving documentation produced by other members of the Operational Support Working Stream team.
  • Providing specialist advice and support to members of the Operational Support Working Stream team and to the wider Engineering Team, especially regarding test and evaluation outcomes that inform process / procedure development, security accreditation and operational support.
  • Planning and estimating test activities and contributing to schedule development and monitoring

Due to the nature of Sigma Bravo's work, all applicants must have the ability to obtain a minimum of NV1 Security Clearance (usually only granted to Australian Citizens).

To be successful in this role you will need the following essential skills/experience:

  • 10-years’ experience as a Test and Evaluation Engineer
  • Ability to identify and manage risks and issues relating to the test engineering scope
  • Ability to review and recommend improvements to test plans, test procedures and test reports
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Knowledge of the Systems and Software Engineering Standard ISO/IEC/IEEE 12207:2017
  • Tertiary qualification in Project Management, IT, Engineering or suitable equivalent
  • [Desired] Experience in the Agile/Scrum process
  • [Desired] Knowledge of Military Environment, Military Planning, and Chain of Command

Our people are what makes Sigma Bravo a great company. Our composite teams create agile solutions to promptly resolve complex problems. The teams are assembled to provide the right mix of skills to get the job done.

If this sounds like you, we want to hear from you. Fill out the EOI form below to forward an up-to-date CV.


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