• Ballistic Missile Defense/Link 16 Tester

    # of Openings
    Test Engineering
    Clearance Level
    US-AZ-Sierra Vista
  • Overview


    ProSync is looking for a Ballistic Missile Defense/Link 16 Tester to join our team




    Title of Position: Ballistic Missile Defense/Link 16 Tester


    Description of Position:

    • Lead joint interoperability test and evaluation associated with weapon systems that comprise the Ballistic Missile Defense System (BMDS), i.e., Patriot, Terminal High Altitude Air Defense (THAAD), Space-Based Infrared System (SBIRS), Joint Tactical Ground Station (JTAGS), Arrow Weapon System, (AWS), and Aegis BMD, with a heavy emphasis on Link 16 capabilities
    • Perform as task lead, overseeing the efforts of three to five analysts, and will provide Link 16 expertise in support of the BMDS Operational Test Agency Team
    • Provide on-site data collection and test support, conduct detailed technical analysis, and prepare reports on system performance
    • Link 16 Test, Evaluation, Data Analysis evolutions, Test Reporting, and generation of Assessment and Certification Letters; Develop/maintain an overarching FoS Requirements Analysis for Test (RAFT) document

    • Develop/maintain an overarching Joint Interoperability Evaluation Plan (JIEP)

    • Develop a test plan and test support package for each BMD supported test event

    • Attend Test Concept, Test Planning, and Test Readiness meetings with the BMDS Operational Test Agency (OTA)

    • Provide on-site test data collection for each BMD supported test event

    • Conduct detailed technical analysis of all valid data on the FoS and evaluate and report on the performance relative to its agreed to performance levels and standards and eventually its Joint Staff certified requirements.

    • Provide the independent technical test and evaluation of BMD FoS Joint Interoperability per DODI 8330.01 and related DoD/JITC regulations and directives 

    • The task is fluid in nature and will require flexibility supporting this effort

    • Support personnel who are experienced in developmental/operational test (DT/OT) of major defense acquisition programs, customer coordination and can attend program meetings providing articulate and collegial active participation that delivers effective liaison between JITC and other integrated test team members, BMDS OTA, and their vendor(s)



    Education :

    • Requires a Master’s degree and at least 8 years of experience; or Bachelor’s degree with at least 10 years of experience
    • One year of experience can be substituted by 15 semester hours completed towards a Master’s degree
    • Requires at least 1 certification in area of specialization. Additional certifications in the area of specialization may be substituted for 1 year of experience 
    • Degree must be in a relevant technical curriculum and experience must be related to the job duties

    Experience Required:

    • Knowledge of Link 16 messaging requirements as defined in MIL-STD-6016, especially those related to space surveillance and BMD operations
      DT/OT experience
    • Experience operating data link test tools, e.g., NSITE
    • Familiarity with Net Ready Key Performance Parameter (NR KPP) requirements, documentation, and architectural products
    • Competencies/additional skills
    • Ability to effectively interface with technical and non-technical staff and customers
    • Quality briefing skills and written communications, to include report-writing skills
    • Proficient with Microsoft Office products

    Clearance Requirement:

    • U.S. Citizenship and Top Secret Security Clearance with SCI eligibility required.


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    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.


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