The selected candidate will serve as the Joint Test and Evaluation (JT&E) Quick Reaction Test (QRT) Task Manager and Test Engineer for a contractor team that will provide support services for the Joint Ballistic Missile Defense (BMD) Overhead Persistent Infrared (OPIR) Operational Space Track (J-BOOST) QRT. The J-BOOST QRT will develop and assess tactics, techniques, and procedures (TTP) to optimize existing space-based technology for active defense. Task Manager duties will include coordination with the KBRwyle JT&E Program Manager, leadership and oversight of a small contractor team, direct day-to-day liaison and coordination with the government test director and other stakeholders, coordination of contractor team activities, and development of required QRT deliverables. Test Engineer duties will include providing research, test design, and analysis planning using advanced systems engineering principles and statistical methods, exercise planning and QRT product development. CONUS travel may be required. The QRT will be located at the Air Force Joint Test Program Office (AFJO), Nellis AFB, NV.
Education: This position requires a Master’s Degree with ten (10) years of relevant experience or a Bachelor’s Degree with twelve (12) years of experience. Operations Research and System Analysis (ORSA) degree/training or completion of a Service-Accredited Operations Research course is desired.
Experience/Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: The selected candidate must have demonstrated leadership experience and detailed knowledge of and experience with Test and Evaluation (T&E) including test design and statistical analysis. The candidate must be proficient with the use of the Microsoft Office family of software including MS Word, Excel, and PowerPoint. Support experience with previous JT&E projects is highly desired. Previous experience with TTP development, BMD and/or OPIR operations is desired.
Applicant selected may be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.
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