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  • Test Engineer Level 2 (12) (SS)

    ID
    2018-2368
    # of Openings
    1
    Category
    Test Engineering
    Clearance Level
    TS/SCI with Polygraph
    Location
    US-MD-Annapolis Junction
    Posted
    8/20/2018
  • Overview

    If you have 5 years of experience as an engineer in the federal government and a Bachelor's degree in a STEM or related field, you meet the basic qualifications for this position! Read more and apply to be our next Test Engineer Level 2.

    Responsibilities

    Title of Position: Test Engineer Level 2

     

    Description of Position:

    • Provide engineering services to support the design, development, integration, test and sustainment of EDM products developed under this Delivery Order. Activities include but are not limited to the following:

       

    • Development, Integration, test support for the production of EDM and LRIP systems.

    • Support proof of concept development to determine the feasibility and practicality of certain approaches in support of prototype development

    • Conduct performance testing and evaluation of various COT’s antennas, hardware and RF components

    • Ensure integration of requirements, design, risk mitigation and technology of complex RF systems

    • Analyze and assist in the design and development of complex RF systems and utilize common RF tools such as spectrum analyzers, network analyzers and power meters

    • 35%-50% travel to/from western MD

    Qualifications

    Clearance Requirement:

    • TS/SCI with Polygraph
    • No CCAs will be considered

    Education and Experience Required:

    • Five (5) years of test engineering experience in programs and contracts of similar scope, type and complexity is required.
    • Bachelor's degree in Math, Science, Engineering, Statistics, Engineering Management or related discipline from an accredited college or university is required. Four (4) years of additional TE experience may be substituted for a bachelor's degree.
    • Understanding of RF: HF. VHF, UHF, VLF, SHF and SIGINT Systems
    • Working Knowledge of IEEE 802.11 and IEEE 802.16 Test Experience
    • Basic Understanding of Trigonometry (Will be subject to pass test)
    • Flight testing experience
    • Ability to lift 80 lbs.
    • Working knowledge of Geo-location techniques
    • Ability to conduct operation test and evaluation on a mobile air platform

    Must have demonstrated professional experience in the following: 

    • 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 Government sponsor to coordinate task implementation
    • Maintain knowledge of current and evolving agency, national, and international standards applicable to the system development of interest
    • Performance Requirement Analysis - Assess operational and system performance requirements for testability and criticality to frame and prioritize T&E objectives and enable evaluation planning
    • Decision criteria analysis - Review planned acquisition approaches to support T&E schedule alignment with decision maker needs for T&E support
    • System Analysis - Coordinate with program Systems Engineering (SE) and review T&E-related SE information to leverage functional analysis, system descriptions, parameter selection and dependencies, Modeling and Simulation, and initial performance risk assessments to inform evaluation planning
    • User liaison - Assess operational environments and priorities for evaluation attention and scenario selection, and to coordinate user participation in T&E
    • Analyze performance risk areas to focus T&E planning
    • Specify, validate, and adapt Modeling and Simulation For T&E use
    • Plan for program- and event-level risk-tailored performance estimation and analysis of system and operational Effectiveness and Suitability metrics & conditions; levels of T&E include inspection, demonstration, paper analysis, survey, simulation, and physical test
    • Apply Statistical Analysis of variations in performance behavior to characterize confidence in performance estimates
    • Design surveys for evaluations of Subject Matter Expert (SME) input and user assessments of performance
    • Select, develop, & use analysis tools
    • Participate in the T&E Working-level Integrated Product Team (WIPT) and/or Integrated Test Team for coordination of evaluation plans
    • Execute the evaluation plan on data collected by the Testing Tasks
      Produce Evaluation Plans (metric framework, scenarios/threads, timelines, requirements/T&E cross-walk), Analysis Plans, Data Requirements, Risk Assessments, Evaluation Reports, Status reports; provide input to Government T&E products (e.g., Technology Readiness Assessments, Test & Evaluation Strategy, Test & Evaluation Master Plan, T&E Plans & Procedures and Test Readiness Reports)
    • 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, & 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
    • Support Data Authentication group functions; and comply with program Discrepancy Reporting criteria and processes
    • 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
    • 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 T&E activities

    Desired Skills: 

    • Understanding of RF: HF. VHF, UHF, VLF, SHF and SIGINT Systems
    • Working Knowledge of IEEE 802.11 and IEEE 802.16 Test Experience
    • Basic Understanding of Trigonometry (Will be subject to pass test)
    • Flight testing experience
    • Ability to lift 80 lbs.
    • Working knowledge of Geo-location techniques
    • Ability to conduct operation test and evaluation on a mobile air platform

    ProSync's executive team creates and expands business opportunities, recruits talented and intelligent technology professionals, and fosters a company culture that empowers ProSync professionals to shape and mold the direction of their careers and the direction of ProSync.

       

    Employees of ProSync Technology Group, LLC and applicants for employment shall be afforded equal opportunity in all aspects of employment without regard to race, color, religion, political affiliation, national origin, disability, sex, age, or marital status.

       

    Email Staffing@prosync.com for more specifics regarding the position.

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