Job Overview


Civilian employees serve a vital role in supporting the Army mission.  They provide the skills that are not readily available in the military, but crucial to support military operations.  The Army integrates the talents and skills of its military and civilian members to form a Total Army.

About the Position:

This position is in the Defense Civilian Intelligence Personnel System (DCIPS). Employees occupying DCIPS positions are in the Excepted Service and must adhere to U.S. Code, Title 10, as well as Department of Defense Instruction 1400.25. This position is located at the ASST SEC OF THE ARMY, PEO, SIM, TRNG & INSTRUMENTATION, THREAT SYSTEMS MANAGEMENT OFFICE, REDSTONE ARSENAL, AL.

Serves as a senior electronics engineer and technical expert involved in the design and development, use, validation and modification of full-scale, functional hardware simulations of foreign threat systems.

This is an Army Acquisition, Technology, and Logistics (AT&L) position. You must be able to meet the Defense Acquisition Workforce Act (DAWIA)requirements applicable to the duties of the position. This is an Acquisition Position and requires Level III certification in Acquisition Career Field - Program Management.

Who May Apply:



This is a Career Program Position (CP) [16]


Develops theoretical methods, techniques and analytical processes to measure, calculate and estimate the characteristics and capabilities of a foreign threat systems and functional hardware simulations of threat systems. Defines detailed specifications for hardware simulators, initiate procurement actions, and exercise responsibility for technical performance of contracts to develop and modify hardware simulators and measure hardware simulators for validation purposes. Communicates, establishes and manages relations with major government agencies and industrial contractors involved in production and use of intelligence and threat system simulations. Exercises decision authority for design, development, modification and validation parameter measurement of hardware simulators.