1+ months

Test and Transition Systems Engineer

Chantilly, VA 20151
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Peraton Overview

Peraton drives missions of consequence spanning the globe and extending to the farthest reaches of the galaxy. As the worlds leading mission capability integrator and transformative enterprise IT provider, we deliver trusted and highly differentiated national security solutions and technologies that keep people safe and secure. Peraton serves as a valued partner to essential government agencies across the intelligence, space, cyber, defense, civilian, health, and state and local markets. Every day, our 22,000 employees do the cant be done, solving the most daunting challenges facing our customers.

We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We consider applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status, or membership in any other group protected by federal, state, or local law.

As a government contractor, Peraton abides by the following provision

Pay Transparency Nondiscrimination Provision

The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of the other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractors legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c).


Required Qualifications:
  • Requires 10 to 12 years with BS/BA or 8 to 10 years with MS/MA or 5 to 7 years with Ph.D.
  • Clearance required: TS/SCI and Poly eligible
  • Requires 5+ years experience in test and transition.
  • Requires 3+ years experience in Systems Engineering Technical Assistance (SETA), acquisition, and the Intelligence Community.
  • Demonstrated ability to work well with other government and contractors in a challenging work environment.

Desired Qualifications:
  • Experience with Confluence and JIRA Atlassian commercial tools.
  • Experience or training with Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe) agile methodologies.
  • Knowledge of GEOINT or SIGINT.
  • Experience with automated test tools such as JUnit, pytest, TestNG, JMeter, and TestRail.


Are you looking for an opportunity to do what you do best? Do you want to establish best practices for Independent Verification, Validation, and Transition (IVV&T) to support Continuous Integration/Continuous Deployment (CI/CD) within an exciting customer mission? Yes, then we have a great opportunity for you.

Enterprise Data Applications and Platforms (EDAP) is responsible for delivering enterprise solutions for data-centric and service-centric solutions to empower our customers most important development, test, and operations activities. Your responsibilities are to establish repeatable test, transition, and readiness processes to ensure EDAP's integrate solutions meet our customers needs and are accepted into the production/operations baseline. Employee must have demonstrated ability to work well with other government and contractors in a challenging work environment.

  • Customize IVV&T policy and procedures to guide development and test resources for efficient and effective test, integration, and delivery into production environments.
  • Plan and execute readiness events related to test and transition. (e.g. Test Readiness Reviews, Test Review Boards, Integration Acceptance Test, Production Acceptance Test, Operations Readiness Review, Operations Acceptance Review)
  • Customize test and transition gate artifacts such as entry/exit criteria to standardize best practices.
  • Conduct testing on user interfaces, data validation, and witness test demonstrations to ensure deliveries meet customer objectives.
  • Provide guidance to developers in regards to acceptance criteria and test completion across Factory Acceptance Tests (FATs), Integration Acceptance Tests (IATs), and Production Acceptance Tests (PATs).
  • Advice customer in decision to accept delivered capabilities as meeting the allocated requirements or Agile epics/features.
  • Provide guidance to customer and developers on how to transition from legacy to Agile software development in regards to IVV&T best practices within SAFe agile processes. (e.g. continuous integration and iterative demonstrations and delivery of capabilities)


  • Information Technology
Posted: 2021-06-28 Expires: 2023-09-30

With offerings in mission services, digital transformation and enterprise operations, our team of 14,000 engineers, analysts, investigators and architects work tirelessly to create innovative solutions. We have the expertise and experience not only to devise solutions, but to execute on them successfully.

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