Lab Test Engineer

Job#: 1368970

Job Description:

Apex Systems is seeking a Lab Test Engineer responsible for the integration and test of GMD products in the Early Integration Labs. The Engineer will assist in lab build-up and execution of GMD Lab integration for the upgrades, both hardware and software, for all of the GMD elements.
Location: Onsite in Huntsville, AL

Clearance: Must have an active Secret clearance


  • Provide Integration and Execution Support to Early Integration Labs
  • Lead integration activities and implementation of the System Under Test (SUT) and support test execution activities in the Early Integration Labs
  • Work with team of engineers, system administrators, network engineers console operators, product subject matter experts and subcontractors to coordinate all phases of integration, test, checkout and verification
  • Develop, review and release Test Plans and Procedures required for test execution
  • Utilize basic engineering troubleshooting skills and configuration management best practices
  • Openly communicate and collaborate across engineering and non-engineering functions
  • Develop, Review and Release Post-Test Documentation
  • Support relevant meetings, reviews, briefings and working groups
  • Work effectively in a rapid paced team environment

Experience in the following areas:

  • Collaborating with customers to understand test requirements and test objectives
  • Integrating multiple complex components into a system-level architecture
  • Documenting and Trouble-shooting hardware and software anomalies in a fast paced environment
  • Supporting the adjudication process for documented hardware and software anomalies
  • Developing test procedures for critical software and hardware testing
  • Working in a Collaborative Environment with different Engineering Disciplines
  • Providing direction and technical support to teams within the Engineering Function


  • Ground Based Midcourse Defense (GMD) program experience
  • Government Contract Experience
  • System of Systems Integration experience
  • Strong problem-solving skills, including the ability to review performance and identify root cause and recommend solutions
  • Microsoft Project and Schedule software experience
  • Knowledge of Agile software development process
  • Good verbal and written communication skills, must be able to work independently and will possess the poise and flexibility required to work in a highly dynamic environment


  • Education/experience typically acquired through advanced technical education from an accredited course of study in engineering, computer science, mathematics, physics or chemistry (e.g. Bachelor) and typically 5 or more years' related work experience or an equivalent combination of technical education and experience (e.g. PhD, Master+3 years' related work experience).
  • In the USA, ABET accreditation is the preferred, although not required, accreditation standard.

Apex Systems is a world-class IT services company that serves thousands of clients across the globe. When you join Apex, you become part of a team that values innovation, collaboration, and continuous learning. We offer quality career resources, training, certifications, development opportunities, and a comprehensive benefits package. Our commitment to excellence is reflected in many awards, including ClearlyRated's Best of Staffing® in Talent Satisfaction in the United States and Great Place to Work® in the United Kingdom and Mexico.

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Huntsville, AL, US

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Date Posted:
August 30, 2023