AECOM IV&V Test Engineer in Dahlgren, Virginia
Business Line Government
Position Title IV&V Test Engineer
United States of America - Virginia
Provide Independent Verification and Validation (IV&V) Test support for Naval Surface Warfare Center Dahlgren Division (NSWCDD) combat systems programs. Duties include a variety of engineering assignments in systems engineering, requirements analysis and tracing, planning and executing test development, test execution, test witness, trouble-shooting, data analysis, and results reporting. The candidate will participate in review teams and perform as part of a government/contractor team. Specifically, the position will require computer program Test and Evaluation (T&E) support for the evaluation of the U.S. Navy Cooperative Engagement Capability (CEC), US Marine Corps Composite Track Network (USMC/CTN) and adaptive layers. As member of an analysis/ review team, responsible for preparing test plans, test procedures, and SIM/STIM scenarios. Document and execute test activities and analyze results of each test, and prepare briefing material to summarize test efforts and results in support of review panels. Will participate in assigned Integrated Product Teams (IPTs). Must be available to support test events, occasionally on 3rd shift and 50% travel as needed.
Some post-high school training and Five (5) years of Naval systems experience in: Test and Evaluation or Independent Verification and Validation, with at least two (2) years of experience in testing Command and Control Elements, Subsystems, Systems and Capabilities. Working knowledge of combat systems, elements that interface with CEC, and test documentation (i.e., Test Plans, Test Procedures, Test Scenarios, Test Observation Reports and Test Reports). Experience with data extraction/collection/management, defining and tracking test metrics, and root cause analysis on command and control systems.
Familiarity with Wrap Around Simulation Programs (WASP) and AEGIS Simulation Test and Training System (ASTATS) software. Experience with configuration and operation of U.S. Navy AEGIS, SSDS and E-2C/D combat systems; Tactical Data Information Link (TADIL) Link-11, Link-16, Cooperative Engagement Capability (CEC), Battle Force Tactical Trainer (BFTT). US Marine Corps Composite Track Network (USMC/CTN), TPS-59/80 IFF Radar, Aviation Command and Control (AC2). Familiarity with requirements management tools such as Dynamic Object Oriented Requirements (DOORS) and Data Analysis tool ADVISOR. Strong team working skills required, to support frequent analysis with peers to evaluate requirements and system behavior and supply solutions involving tactical systems integration and communication. The work requires an ability to remain organized in a dynamic environment, respond quickly to requests, communicate in a clear, concise, understandable manner in verbal and written formats, work productively in collaborative team environments, meet deadlines, and perform multiple tasks in parallel.
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Job Category Engineering
Business Group Management Services Group (MS)
Country United States of America
Position Status Full-Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 188031BR
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