System Development

System Development : Test Engineer for IP Based Communication System


Your Rohde & Schwarz recruiting team is looking forward to receiving your application.

Columbia (Maryland) (USA)
Entry level
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Your tasks

  • Design, integrate, and deploy IP based voice communications systems / subsystems for R&S Air Traffic Control (ATC) projects.
  • Develop test plans and procedures according to program statement of work, system requirements, specifications, and industry standards.
  • Orchestrate and conduct internal and customer test events within project schedule and budget.
  • Create test cases and execute them.
  • Generate test reports, problem/defect reports, mitigation plans.
  • Provide direct support to design and project teams to isolate root causes of issues, provide analysis, and implement fixes that result in compliant deliverables.
  • Develop necessary test automation procedures and scripts.
  • Work with design team and system architect to maintain verification requirements traceability matrix (VRTM).
  • Work closely with the system test teams based in Europe and North America for different testing activities following common processes.

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Your qualifications

  • B.S. in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, or relevant engineering degree.
  • 5+ years of systems test experience in telecom/networking industry with strong understanding of process, development and execution of US Government test programs.
  • Configuring and analyzing VoIP networks, computing infrastructure, software deployments
  • Proficient in relevant business tools including MS Word, Excel, Visio, PowerPoint.
  • Proficient with requirements management tools such as DOORS, etc.
  • Proficient in Linux OS configuration, installation and debugging (CentOS or Oracle), as well as VM’s.
  • Ability to travel to customer sites for installs and acceptance testing.
  • Proactive, analytical, detail-oriented and self-managed.
  • Comfortable working in an international team and without formal direction.
  • Must be a US citizen capable of receiving a US Government security clearance. Beneficial experience:
  • Networking skills on Cisco switches or similar (Certifications like CCNA from Cisco), including knowledge on protocols such as SIP, RTP, SNMP.
  • Configuring and analyzing VoIP networks, computing infrastructure, software deployments.
  • Experience with VoIP networking and telephony tools, such as wireshark.
  • Experience with scripting tools, analysis, test and measurement equipment.
  • Experience with configuring and testing legacy telephony circuits (SS1/4, Shout/Voice lines, Single Frequency, etc.) and related audio connections.


We are looking forward to receiving your application!

This is a full-time position with a base salary range of $70K-160K plus benefits. The range is determined by the position, geographic location and level. Individual pay within the range is determined by several factors including location, education or training, relevant work history, sales incentive structure and job-related skills.

We are committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability or any other protected class.
The Rohde & Schwarz technology group is among the trailblazers when it comes to paving the way for a safer and connected world with its leading solutions in test & measurement, technology systems, and networks & cybersecurity. Founded more than 85 years ago, the group is a reliable partner for industry and government customers around the world.

Our offer

  • Flexible working hour models

    Flexible working hour models

  • Training & continuing education

    Training & continuing education

  • Privately owned company

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  • Promoting innovation

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  • Long-term & attractive work environment

    Long-term & attractive work environment

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