Lead Tester/Manager in Washington, DC at Unisys Federal Systems

Date Posted: 11/17/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

We are currently seeking a motivated, career and customer oriented Lead Tester/Manager to join our team to begin an exciting and challenging career with Unisys Federal Systems.

Job description:

Manages and leads overall contractor-led testing related activities to include planning, execution, and reporting of the Contractor test program. Ensures all requirements are verified and validated through testing. Participates as a member of the T&E Working Integrated Product Team (WIPT) and leads supporting efforts for the Government Test Team through test planning, execution, and reporting.

•Work with a team of 5-7 individuals to support the Test and Evaluation of a COTS suite
•Work with Subject Matter Experts to prepare documentation of test schedules, development testing and operational testing requirements, and provide updates to Test and Evaluation Master Plan (TEMP).
•Complete tasking under Government direction. Prepare and deliver presentations and briefings.
•Review, implement, and maintain plans and tracking mechanisms that map programmatic requirements to planned test events.
•Develop technical justifications in support of programmatic positions and decisions in support of planned test events.
•Coordinate with Fleet and other stakeholders to develop and promulgate a single integrated plan to support all test events.
•Provide support in researching, planning, and conducting and evaluating combat system integration and test and trial activities.
•Maintain awareness of ship schedules, casualty reports, material condition and readiness status in order to keep the Program Manager appraised of any impacts to mission or test events
•Develop briefings, reports, naval messages, and official correspondence on behalf of Program Office
•Prepare responses to reports and questions from stakeholders, including DOT&E and GAO
•Represent and provide support to Program Office for Operational Test and Evaluation Meetings and various other test planning events and provide after action reports to keep the team informed of meeting results.


• Bachelor's degree and 5 years overall experience with 3 years of specialized experience as a Lead Tester/Test Manager, supporting test activities associated with the design, development, certification, and implementation of IT

• Secret Clearance
• Per DODM 5200.02 , as an IT-1 position, requires ability to receive a favorable adjudication of SSBI or SSBI-PR
• IAM level 3 certification (per DoD 8570)
• DoD 5000.x familiarity
• Demonstrated ability to analyze complex issues and provide concise analysis
• Ability to work within small groups and brief findings to senior personnel
• Excellent command of oral and written English language
Ability to write complex reports in a clear and precise fashion.

About Unisys

Do you have what it takes to be mission critical?

Your skills and experience could be mission critical for our Unisys team supporting the Federal Government in their mission to protect and defend our nation, and transform the way government agencies manage information and improve responsiveness to their customers.  As a member of our diverse team, you’ll gain valuable career-enhancing experience as we support the design, development, testing, implementation, training, and maintenance of our federal government’s critical systems.

Apply today to become mission critical and help our nation meet the growing need for IT security, improved infrastructure, big data, and advanced analytics.

Unisys is a global information technology company that solves complex IT challenges at the intersection of modern and mission critical. We work with many of the world's largest companies and government organizations to secure and keep their mission-critical operations running at peak performance; streamline and transform their data centers; enhance support to their end users and constituents; and modernize their enterprise applications. We do this while protecting and building on their legacy IT investments. Our offerings include outsourcing and managed services, systems integration and consulting services, high-end server technology, cybersecurity and cloud management software, and maintenance and support services. Unisys has more than 23,000 employees serving clients around the world.

Unisys offers a very competitive benefits package including health insurance coverage from first day of employment, a 401k with an immediately vested company match, vacation and educational benefits. To learn more about Unisys visit us at www.Unisys.com.

Unisys is an Equal Opportunity Employer – Minorities/Females/ Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities/ Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity


Req ID = 2019-7062