Varen Technologies

Software Test Engineer

Clearance Requirements
Top Secret/SCI with polygraph


Varen Technologies is a rapidly growing government contractor, providing exceptional Cyber Solutions, SETA, Software & IT Solutions, Intelligence Analysis, and Acquisition Services to the DoD and Intelligence Community. Based in Columbia, MD, we are intensely committed to our clients, employees and mission.


Established ten years ago, Varen has already been recognized.  In 2010, Varen was ranked #7 on Washington Technology’s “Fast 50” and the Baltimore Sun has named us to their “Top Workplaces” list in 2012, 2013, and again in 2014.


If you are looking for an exciting career offering a dynamic team environment, opportunities to gain exposure with various and new technologies we want to hear from you.

Responsibilities include, but not limited to

Varen Technologies is looking for a Software Test Engineer


This is in support of our program, which is a high visibility Tier 2 project providing the Government with a Enterprise Facilities Space and Capital Project Management through the use of Computer Aided Facilities Management (CAFM) software.


Duties will include, but are not limited to:


  • Analyzes system requirements and concept of operations documents, acquisition plans, and system descriptions to develop evaluation and test plans and procedures, prepare for and conduct the data collection and analysis, and report status and result
  • Supports the development of Government test and evaluation documentation e.g., Test & Evaluation (T&E) Strategy, Test & Evaluation Master Plan, Event Test Plans, Test Readiness Assessments, and T&E Report
  • Works with other test organizations to support T&E program integration
  • Provides specialized T&E capabilities tailored to system functions, level, maturity, and performance area as assigned in the SOW
  • Assist with any or all of the Level 1 tasks as constrained by technical training and previous testing experience
  • Conduct research into and apply knowledge of Government test and evaluation concepts and related engineering, acquisition, and operations activities as needed to support the T&E activities
  • Plan program- and event-level testing for collection of data required for analysis and to synch T&E events with supported decision points
  • Design data sampling schemes to optimize the information/resource balance and to control testing uncertainties
  • Select, coordinate, and calibrate Instrumentation, collection and data management tools, targets and facilities
  • Ensure test readiness including training of test event participants re conduct of the event; equipment readiness, and security, legal, and privacy compliance arrangements
  • Establish and employ Data & Configuration Management capabilities
  • Participate in T&E WIPT and/or Integrated Test Team for coordination of data collection plans
  • Execute Testing and Data Collection per plan
  • Produce associated Test Plans, Procedures, and Reports/Briefings, Data Management Plan
  • Recommend draft plans and reports from the Level 1 tasks for approval by the task leader
  • Work directly with the Government sponsor to coordinate task implementation


  • Must possess an active TS/SCI/Polygraph for consideration.
  • At least five (5) years’ experience in program and contracts of similar scope, type and complexity is required.
  • BA or BS from an accredited college or university in Math, Science, Engineering or Statistics, or related field is required.
  • Five (5) years of additional TE experience may be substituted for a Bachelor’s Degree.
  • Professional Certification as SE or T&E Level 2 or 3 or equivalent experience is required.
  • Demonstrated experience of at least three (3) years shall be within the focus areas needed by the program



Varen offers a competitive benefits package to include: employee bonus plan, corporate equity program, 401(k), tuition reimbursement, referral bonus program, paid holidays, paid time off, medical, dental and vision insurance, flexible spending account, long and short term disability and company paid life insurance.


Varen Technologies is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Please view Equal Employment Opportunity Posters provided by OFCCP here. For inquiries regarding disability accommodation during the application process, please contact or the Recruiter with whom you are working. Current employees may also contact a Human Resources representative.



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