THIS POSITION HAS A POSITIVE EDUCATION REQUIREMENT.
Applicants must meet the BASIC EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS in order to be found minimally qualified for the position. You MUST furnish a copy of your transcript(s) of college work completed, regardless if you are currently in this series and proof of degree with your application. Failure to provide transcript(s) with your application will result in your application being rated not qualified.
The Basic Requirement for the Computer/Electronics Engineer position are [A] a degree in professional engineering. Curriculum must (1) be in a school of engineering with at least one curriculum accredited by the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET) as a professional engineering curriculum; or (2) include differential and integral calculus and courses (more advanced than first-year physics and chemistry) in five of the following seven areas of engineering science or physics: (a) statics, dynamics; (b) strength of materials (stress-strain relationships); (c) fluid mechanics, hydraulics; (d) thermodynamics; (e) electrical fields and circuits; (f) nature and properties of materials (relating particle and aggregate structure to properties); and (g) any other comparable area of fundamental engineering science or physics, such as optics, heat transfer, soil mechanics, or electronics;
B] combination of education and experience - college-level education, training, and/or technical experience that furnished (1) a thorough knowledge of the physical and mathematical sciences underlying professional engineering and (2) a good understanding, both theoretical and practical, of the engineering sciences and techniques and their applications to one of the branches of engineering. The adequacy of such background must be demonstrated by ONE of the following: professional registration; written test (successfully passed the Engineer-In-Training (EIT) examination or the written test required for professional registration); specified academic courses (successful completion of at least 60 semester hours of courses in the physical, mathematical, and engineering sciences and in engineering); OR related curriculum (successful completion of a curriculum leading to a bachelor's degree in engineering technology or in an appropriate professional field).
Basic Requirement for the Computer Scientist position completion of a full four-year course of study in an accredited college or university leading to a bachelors degree in Computer Science or a bachelors degree with 30 semester hours in a combination of mathematics, statistics, and computer science. At least 15 of the 30 semester hours must have included any combination of statistics and mathematics that included differential and integral calculus. All academic degrees and course work must be from accredited or pre-accredited institutions.
In addition to meeting the basic qualification requirements above, applicants must have one or more years of progressive related specialized experience as follows:
- Work that involved the application of engineering and scientific theories and principles to complex computer-based systems.
- Experience working with avionics integration, sensor integration, weapons integration and software development.
- Experience as a senior software or program manager in software requirements allocation, design, software process management, open architecture principles, software integration and test.
- Experience with Software Safety and Hazard Analysis Techniques.
- Experience with the processes for software system design, test and interoperability planning and management.
DEFENSE ACQUISITION WORKFORCE IMPROVEMENT ACT (DAWIA) REQUIREMENT:
This position is covered under the Defense Acquisition Workforce Improvement Act (DAWIA) and requires additional education, training and experience. Applicants should meet the DAWIA certification requirements for the Systems Planning, Research, Development, and Engineering - Systems Engineering Career Field and be certified at Level III at time of application. Applicants not certified may still apply and be selected for DAWIA positions, but must achieve certification within 24 months of appointment. This is also a Critical Acquisition Position (CAP). CAP requirements can be found at http://dacm.secnav.navy.mil/apac.cfm. Prior to appointment, the selectee must be (or become) a member of the Acquisition Professional Community (APC), sign a 3 year tenure agreement and meet the statutory requirements unless a waiver is obtained. If you have APC eligibility, please indicate this in your resume.
FOREIGN EDUCATION: Education completed in foreign colleges or universities may be used to meet the qualification requirements if the applicant can provide documentation indicating that the foreign education is comparable to that received in an accredited educational institution in the United States. It is the responsibility of the applicant to provide such evidence when applying.
- Selectee may be required to successfully complete a probationary period.
- A Top Secret security clearance is a requirement of this position. Failure to obtain and maintain the required level of clearance may result in the withdrawal of a position offer or removal.
- Position may require occasional travel.
- Testing Designated Position.
HOW YOU WILL BE EVALUATED:
Once the application process is complete, a review of your resume and supporting documentation will be made and compared against your responses to the occupational questionnaire. The rating you receive is based on the degree to which your background matches the knowledge, skills and abilities required to perform the duties of this position.