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Cybersecurity Test & Evaluation Engineer (584777)

Progeny Systems Corporation
Manassas, VA 20110
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Progeny Systems Corporation

Progeny Systems Corporation is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.

Job Type:
Location: US-VA-Manassas
Category: Engineering

Job Description

Seeking an entry- or mid-level test engineer to join the team delivering state-of-the-art cyber security solutions to the US Navy. The ideal candidate will rapidly adapt to our test environments and steadily develop knowledge/expertise across the spectrum of our cyber security solutions. Successful candidates will possess a trained eye for detail while being a reliable and committed member of the team.

Duties and Responsibilities
  • Maintain engineering documentation (plans, procedures, and reports)
  • Develop and enhance test procedures for validating new requirements
  • Verify test procedures on simulated and full systems
  • Conduct various levels of testing from informal component tests through system install verifications and formal demonstrations
  • Document problems (faults, failures, or other problems) in an issue tracking database
  • Integrate and configure applications across multiple machines on isolated networks
  • Troubleshoot, investigate, and identify errors encountered during failures
  • Support the systems engineers, software developers, technical manual developers, and Fleet Support Teams as required


Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
  • Strong written and oral communication skills
  • Skilled with Microsoft Office
  • Familiar with engineering principles
  • Familiar with software and system testing
  • Familiar with Navy Tactical Systems
  • Ability to organize information
  • Ability to evaluate and dissect problems
  • Familiar with networked hardware and troubleshooting
  • Familiarity with Linux (or Unix) and Windows Operating Systems
  • Basic understanding of System Engineering processes
  • Basic understanding of Software Configuration Management


Bachelor's degree in a technical field/discipline

This position requires the applicant to obtain and maintain a DoD Clearance.

Physical and Mental Requirements for all positions:
Prolonged stationary periods at a desk
General ability to operate computer and other productivity machinery such as calculator, copy machine, printer, etc.
Ability to lift and transport up to 15 pounds at times
Effectively communicate with others
Ability to stay focused and provide attention to detail.
Ability to think analytically and apply problem solving skills to scenarios throughout the course of the workday


If you need special assistance or an accommodation while seeking employment, please contact our recruiting department at hr@progeny.net or call 703.368.6107. We will make a determination on your request for reasonable accommodation on a case-by-case basis.


To learn more about the Benefits offered by Progeny Systems, including a minimum $1,000 sign-on bonus for all new hires, please visit our website at http://www.progeny.net/careers.

About Progeny Systems

Progeny Systems is a privately held, high-tech small business that provides premium systems, services, and products for the Department of Defense, government agencies and commercial clients. We are a technology leader in numerous areas including: technology insertion; acoustic sensors; signal processing; combat systems; torpedoes; cyber security; biometrics; knowledge management; undersea vehicles; open architecture; electromagnetic maneuver warfare; electronics packaging; and image/video processing/analysis.

Progeny System's ability to leverage flexibility, rapid turnaround, customer responsiveness, and encourage an environment for experimental research has been critical to our success in developing, producing and supporting numerous mission critical national defense systems.

Progeny has provided highly complex products/programs to the United States Government in collaboration with the following agencies, among others:

- United States Navy

- United States Air Force

- United States Army

- Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA)

- National Aeronautics & Space Administration (NASA)


Posted: 2022-05-03 Expires: 2022-06-04

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