GMD Systems Test Operator (#1397517)

  • PeopleTec, Inc.
  • Huntsville, AL
  • May 05, 2020
Full time Administrative

Job Description

PeopleTec is currently seeking a GMD Systems Test Operator to support our Huntsville, AL location.


PeopleTec's Junior Level Test Operator will support the GMD Hardware in the Loop (HWIL) lab. GMD Systems Test Operator to perform Ground-based Midcourse Defense (GMD) hardware and software integration and testing in a government-operated, engineering and integration lab facility. The selected candidate will support integration, checkout and test operations for a variety of engineering studies operating GMD systems in a true Hardware in the Loop (HWIL) architecture. Candidate will be expected to understand one or more tactical elements, growing to become the in-house Subject Matter Expert for their element, developing processes and improvements to test methods, and then cross training with other systems to grow the team's capability through greater systems understanding. They will work within a configuration-managed test and operational environment. All team members also perform other operational responsibilities such as documentation support, equipment moves and adjustments, lab upkeep and general administrative tasks. System Administration experience and certifications are not required but are highly desirable. Selected applicant will work with a team of experienced integrators, operators and systems administrators and will have the opportunity to cross train on a variety of Hardware-in-the-Loop (HWIL) systems and digital Models and Simulations used to support specialty-engineering studies for the Missile Defense Agency.


Required Skills/Experience:

  • Demonstrated experience in HWIL systems under test, following both learned and scripted procedures 
  • Documentation and capture of test results for report generation 
  • Test background with experience in following software test plans, test procedures and generating test reports; experience developing test plans is highly desirable
  • Assist in the integration and checkout of new systems once they have been installed
  • Assist test team with system troubleshooting and anomaly investigation
  • Comply with configuration management process, and comply with data management procedures, including post processing steps, data naming conventions and archival 
  • Experience with UNIX/Linux command line operations 
  • Demonstrated self-starter, teaming skills, strong written and verbal communications
  • Travel: None
  • Must be a U.S. Citizen
  • An active DoD Secret clearance is required to perform this work. Candidates are required to have an active Secret clearance upon hire, and the ability to maintain this level of clearance during their employment.


Education Requirements:

Bachelor's Degree or equivalent work experience


Desired Skills:

  • Technical experience with GMD/BMDS Elements and their integration
  • Integration or operational experience with: GFC, VIDT, LMS, GMDSim or OSF
  • Systems Administration experience with tactical systems
  • CompTIA Security+ & Computing Environment Certifications


People First. Technology Always.

PeopleTec, Inc. is an employee-owned small business founded in Huntsville, AL that provides exceptional customer support by employing and retaining a highly skilled workforce.

Culture: The name "PeopleTec" was deliberately chosen to remind us of our core value system - our people. Our company's foundation was built on placing our employees and customers first. With an award-winning atmosphere, we have matured into a company that boasts the best and brightest across multiple technical fields.

Career: At PeopleTec, we value your long-term goals. Whether it's through our continuing-education opportunities, our robust training programs, or our "People First" benefits package, PeopleTec truly believes that our best investments are our people.

Come Experience It.



PeopleTec, Inc. is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer and provides reasonable accommodation for qualified individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans in its job application procedures. If you have any difficulty using our online system and you need an accommodation due to a disability, you may use the following email address, and/or phone number (256.319.3800) to contact us about your interest in employment with PeopleTec, Inc.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, genetic information, citizenship, ancestry, marital status, protected veteran status, disability status or any other status protected by federal, state, or local law. PeopleTec, Inc. participates in E-Verify.

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