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THIS IS AN EXPEDITED HIRING AUTHORITY ANNOUNCEMENT. The Duncan Hunter National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) FY 2009 provides that the Secretary of Defense can designate acquisition positions as shortage positions and recruit and appoint highly qualified persons to these positions. This announcement is open to accept resumes from candidates interested in helping the Department of the Navy meet our mission requirements for the acquisition of systems, equipment and facilities.

This is an interdisciplinary position and may be filled by a Scientist or Engineer in any of the following occupational series: Mechanical Engineering (0830), Computer Engineer (0854), Electronics Engineer (0855), Mathematics (1520), or Computer Science (1550).

This position located in Corona, California, at the Naval Surface Warfare Center, Corona Division for Naval Sea Systems Command (NAVSEA).  As an Engineer, you will formulate goals and methods of evaluation.  You will also plan, oversee and coordinate the analysis and evaluation of performance demonstrated by AEGIS Ballistic Missile Defense.



As an Engineer or Scientist at the Naval Surface Warfare Center, Corona Division, duties include, but are not limited to the following:

·         Process AEGIS Weapon System (AWS) data utilizing tools (i.e., PHOENIX, PHEONIX OA, PCTOOLBOX, PET, DART, and OUTLINE) and additional software tools as developed.

·         Perform scenario reconstruction, analyze data, evaluate system operational performance, and identify/document system anomalies.

·         Develop and execute a data management and analysis plan.

·         Communicate an assessment of system performance.

·         Organize a collaborative analysis effort and work as a team, with analysts from other elements and organizations, to document system anomalies that span multiple elements.

·         Represent Corona as an independent analysis agent for the Ballistic Missile Defense System (BMDS) in support of the Missile Defense Agency (MDA), Data Analysis Group (DAG), and the Joint Analysis Team (JAT).