Test Engineer

 

Federal Programs - Ft. Meade, Maryland 20755

Clearance: Active TS/SCI with Poly

Employment Type: Full-Time (+Benefits)

 

Description:

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 results. 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 Reports. 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.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Define and provide technical direction and guidance for the Level 1 tasks to the Level 0 and Level 1 TEs assigned to the task.

  • Recommend draft plans and reports from the Level 1 tasks for approval by the task leader

  • Work directly with the Customer sponsor to coordinate task implementation

  • Maintain knowledge of current and evolving agency, national, and international standards applicable to the system development of interest

 

Qualifications:

  • Five (5) years’ experience as a TE in programs and contracts of similar scope, type and complexity

  • 11 knowledge and experience required

  • Bachelor’s degree in Math, Science, Engineering, Statistics, Engineering Management, or related discipline from an accredited college or university

  • Four (4) years of additional TE experience may be substituted for a bachelor’s degree

  • Understanding of Radio Frequency and SIGINT Systems

  • Flight Testing Experience and able to work in an Airborne Platform

  • Willing to Travel up to 75%

  • Able to lift at least 80 lbs.

  • Working knowledge of SIGINT Terminal Guidance techniques

  • Must possess an Active Top Secret Clearance with Polygraph