Test Engineer - Level 1, TS/SCI FS Poly (422RS) / Fort Meade, Maryland, USA

  • RTI Consulting, LLC
  • Fort Meade, Maryland, USA
  • 01/29/2018

Job Description

RTI Consulting, LLC seeks: RTI Consulting, LLC seeks Location: Fort Meade, Maryland area Security Clearance: active Top Secret SCI with polygraph, fullscope preferred; CI polys will be considered. >>> Note: These positions are contingent upon contract award. Position Description and Requirements The Level 1 Test Engineer (TE) shall possess the following capabilities: Plan and Execute Performance Analysis; Assess operational and system performance requirements for testability and criticality to frame and prioritize T&E objectives and enable evaluation plannin; Review planned acquisition approaches to support T&E schedule alignment with decision maker needs for T&E support; 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; 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 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 evaluation 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 and Execute Performance Data Collection; 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. Qualifications: Two (2) years experience as a TE 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. ++++++++++++++++++ RTI Consulting LLC is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, or national origin. ICJBMeta JBRTI Consulting, LLC