How much does a Principal Test Engineer make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for a Principal Test Engineer in the United States is $48 as of October 28, 2020, but the salary range typically falls between $42 and $58. Hourly rate can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Apex Systems - Charlottesville , VA
Defines design document requirements for process and test method validation within Design Control and Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC). Participate in engineering design review, verification ...
Dice.com - 24 days ago
Job Title Senior Automation Test and CI/CD pipeline engineer Location Vienna, VA Duties ... Develop integration test components using test driven development principals. * Work on organizing ...
ZipRecruiter - 25 days ago
CyberCoders - Danville , VA
ICT & FCT Test Engineer If you are a ICT & FCT Test Engineer with experience, please read on! Top Reasons to Work with Us - 9/80 Schedule - Every other Friday OFF! - Orientation and on-going training ...
CyberCoders, Inc - 46 days ago
Leidos - Reston , VA
As a Test Engineer on this program, you will have the opportunity to perform software development to implement scripts, evaluate test results, and feedback loops in a Continuous Integration ...
Appcast Agency - 27 days ago
Falcon IT & Staffing Solutions - Chantilly , VA
Falcon IT is currently seeking an Test Engineer to work on a long term project with our client in Chantilly, VA . *** Must have a TS/SCI to be considered *** Details: Evaluate and understand system ...
ZipRecruiter - 4 days ago
North Point Technology - Herndon , VA
North Point Technology is looking for TS/SCI Cleared Test Engineers to support a critical mission out of Herndon, VA. Applicants should be self-motivated, curious problem solvers with experience with ...
ZipRecruiter - 4 days ago
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