Systems Engineer Test Support - Military veterans preferred

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  full-time   employee

Schriever Afb
United States

Systems Engineer Test Support
Colorado Springs, CO

Position Responsibilities:
  • The selected candidate will support test activities of the MDNT for C2BMC System Engineering functional area.
  • Work with a multi-contractor team in the development and execution of a comprehensive system test program supporting acquisition and acceptance of the C2BMC Element of the BMDS.
  • Plan, schedule and execute tasks associated with specific test events as assigned. Prepare work products associated with test events, preparing briefings, and obtain MDNT and MDA approval of products.
  • Report to the System Test Cross Functional Product Team (CFPT) Product Owner and work directly with the Task Order Program Manager and Systems Engineering lead.
  • Position is at MDIOC customer facility, Schriever AFB, Colorado Springs, CO.
  • Secret clearance is required to start.

  • Bachelor's Degree in Math, Science, Engineering, or Software Engineering. MS in related technical area desirable with 8 years of experience

Experience Required:
  • DoD test methodologies and terminologies, and MDA test program as defined by the MDA Integrated Master Test Plan (IMTP) and Integrated Master Analysis Plan (IMAP).
  • Participating in system test events, exercises and/or war-games.
  • Be able to independently and cooperatively work with the MDA customer, other external entities develop test objectives, and architectures in the context of the BMDS system, support test case and scenario design, and define configurable parameters for the C2BMC system in support of test events.
  • An understanding of C2BMC's mission within the BMDS to independently review C2BMC system modification requests (SMR) and BMDS deficiency reports (BDR), determine their applicability to a given test, and assess risk against test objectives.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office applications (Word, PowerPoint, and Excel) as well as Visio.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, and must be able to work effectively and cooperatively with people within and external to the program.
  • Experience with operational systems (e.g., C2BMC, GMD, Aegis, THAAD, Patriot, SBIRS, ADSI), message standards and formats (e.g., Link-16, TADIL-J, MIL-STD 6016, MIL-STD 6020, MIL-STD 3011, VMF), and/or off-the-shelf engineering tools packages (e.g., MATLAB, DOORS, Clear Quest) a plus. Experience with Iterative and/or Agile Methods is very desirable.

Technical Skill Required:
  • Understanding of DoD and missile defense command and control, battle management, architectures and communications system concepts, mission, and common system test and analysis techniques.
  • Experience with developing test objectives, developing test architectures, supporting test case and scenario design, defining configurable parameters for test, and reviewing open paper to identify and mitigate risks with respect to test events.
  • Experience with various M&S-driven test environments, including Hardware-in-the-Loop (HWIL), Integrated Ground Test (GTI),
  • Distributed Ground Test (GTD), and Flight Test (FT). Ability to prepare and present system test products and clearly communicate these concepts across a broad spectrum of audiences, including high level Missile Defense Agency (MDA), DoD and Missile Defense National Team (MDNT) staffs.

    This position requires a U.S. Person who is eligible to obtain any required Export Authorization

Raytheon is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.