Tactical Engineering & Analysis Inc

  • Test and Analysis Software Tool Developer

    West Coast - San Diego, CA
    # of Openings
    Employment Type
    Regular Full-Time
  • About Us


    Tactical Engineering & Analysis, Inc. (TEA) is a professional services company providing Engineering, Test Services, Analysis, and Software Support for the development of Military Combat and Communication Systems. Our technical support facilities are located in San Diego, California, and Fredericksburg, Virginia.


    Are you looking for a smaller company where you can be recognized for your contributions and truly benefit from the company's success?


    TEA provides a culture where hard work is recognized! We offer competitive compensation packages and benefit plans with generous employer contributions. We have an Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP) which rewards our employees with company stock based on the success of TEA.


    Please take a look at our open positions and apply to those which you feel you are qualified. We look forward to speaking with you soon!


    We are currently seeking a software tool developer to support in the design and development of a software tool/application used to support Tactical Data Link testing and analysis.


    Essential Functions/Job Duties:

    Designs and develops software applications to address functional requirements to support test and analysis processes.

    Performs coding, debugging, testing and troubleshooting throughout the application development process.

    Tasks include:

    • Reviewing current systems and recommending ideas to support implementation and design of various test and analysis functions.
    • Presenting ideas for system improvements
    • Working closely with test and analyst, designers and staff to support the design and development of the application.
    • Producing detailed specifications and writing the program codes
    • Supports testing the product in controlled, real situations before going live
    • May prepare training manuals for users
    • Maintaining the systems once they are up and running


    This position includes developing and maintaining PHP, and C/C++, SQL, Visual Basic, Java and ASP/C#. This position is expecting the prospect to be comfortable with Linux and Windows environments.


    Equipment Used: Computer/Equipment lab; Includes developing and maintaining Visual Basic Macros, ASP/C#, PHP, and C/C++. Linux and Windows environments.



    Typical Working Conditions: General office environment; Computer/Equipment lab; US Naval Ship (Non-Hostile)



    Essential Physical Tasks: Ability to lift 10 lbs. on an occasional basis.
    Potential domestic and/or international travel 10% of the time by automobile, air, etc.
    Ability to use a personal computer, keyboard and mouse on a consistent basis.



    Written Communications:  Operates standard computer based business tools (including but not limited to Microsoft Word and Excel) effectively.
    Demonstrates and implements the required format and content of the various reports (i.e., DSR, Defect Report, Quicklook report, final report) as required by the test program. Able to provide required feedback
    an changes of documentation, to ensure sound and professional products are provided to the customer(s)



    Verbal Communications:  Demonstrates excellent clear and concise verbal communication skills.
    Provides clear and relevant information and direction to the team, to ensure all activities are executed with little to no supervision or re-direction.
    Provides periodic status and updates of the team and support test program to management and promptly reports any issues of either that can impact resources, schedule or tasking of the team and test program.  



    Minimum 3 years expertise in current computer hardware and software
    Ability to use one or more development language (C++, PHP, HTML, etc.)
    Eye for detail and identifying problems
    An understanding of business needs and user requirements
    Analytical and commercial experience
    Tactical Data Link Experience, highly desired



    Customer Interface Activities: Suitable inter-personnel and customer service skills required to interface with corporate customers.
    Ability to effectively communicate with the Customer, SSC-Pacific Center's staff, and peer contractor personnel.



    Project Management Tasks: Ability to establish priorities, operate independently, and execute tasking with limited to no supervision.



    Work Schedule:    9/80


    Travel: <15% 

    Minimum Education Requirements: 
    BS degree in a relevant technical discipline; Engineering or Computer Science



    U.S. Citizenship is required


    Security Clearance:


    Candidates must have an active clearance OR  the ability to obtain a US Government security clearance, and will be subject to a US security background investigation (i.e. favorable background investigation / credit score). Additional eligibility requirements for access to various levels of classified information may also be required. An active security clearance is highly desirable.





    Tactical Engineering & Analysis, Inc. is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Minority/Female/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer



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