Performs qualitative and quantitative analyses, including, but not limited to,
project planning and execution, life cycle acquisition planning and management,
risk analysis and mitigation plan development. Also requires experience in
complex programs. Requires knowledge of contractor earned value/performance reporting and analysis in order to classify and summarize data for the preparation and submission of earned value management reporting. Demonstrated experience with work breakdown structures, cost accounting principles/financial models, schedule development and analysis, and technical performance measurement is required. Experience International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) Standards and Recommended Practices is desired.
Determine if on board systems provide improved access and retrieval of aircraft data and cockpit voice recordings in the event of an aircraft accident; and assess the cost effectiveness of each system assessed. The systems to be examined under this section shall include, at a minimum --
(1) various methods for improving detection and retrieval of flight data, including
(A) low-frequency underwater locating devices; and
(B) extended battery life for underwater locating devices;
(2) automatic deployable flight recorders;
(3) emergency locator transmitters;
(4) triggered transmission of flight data and other satellite-based solutions;
(5) distress-mode tracking; and
(6) protections against disabling flight recorder systems.
Support development of final report to the appropriate committees of Congress a report on the results of the assessment.
Master’s Degree in related technical or management discipline and 5 years of
experience in the above duties. Master’s Degree may be waived with 10 years
of experience in performing the above duties and a Bachelor’s Degree in
Engineering, Science, or other related field.
Masters - Engineering
Weather - Meteorology 5 yrs