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    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 Interdisciplinary position is located in the Mounted Systems Evaluation Directorate, Maneuver Support Division of the US Army Evaluation Center (AEC).

    AEC plans and integrates developmental testing, independent operational testing, independent evaluations, assessments, and experiments to provide essential information to Soldiers and into the hands of acquisition decision makers supporting the American Warfighter.

    Acquisition Demonstration Project position: The NH-04 broadband incorporates former GS-14 step 1 through GS-15 step 10 grade levels and salary levels. Pay increase within the band will be accomplished through the Contribution-based Compensation and Appraisal System (CCAS). Info about the AcqDemo can be found at http://www.acq.osd.mil/dpap/ops/acqdemo.html.

    AEC uses salary control points within the salary range to allow for differentiation in the level of positions within the same broadband. Therefore, the salary for this position will go no higher than $146,464.00.

    Because of the partnership with Corvias Military Housing, Department of Army civilian employees now have an option to rent family housing and enjoy the benefits of living on-post at Aberdeen Proving Ground, MD. There are various floor plans available. Selection is on a first-come first-served basis. If you are interested in this housing option, please contact the Corvias Military Housing Leasing and Relocation Center at 877-276-6659.

    Who May Apply:
    Only applicants who meet one of the employment authority categories below are eligible to apply for this job. You will be asked to identify which category or categories you meet, and to provide documents which prove you meet the category or categories you selected. See Proof of Eligibility for an extensive list of document requirements for all employment authorities.

    • Current Department of Army Civilian Employees
    • Current Permanent Department of Defense (DOD) Civilian Employee (non-Army)
    • Interagency Career Transition Assistance Plan
    • Priority Placement Program (PPP), Program S (Military Spouse) registrant
    • Veterans Employment Opportunity Act (VEOA) of 1998

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    Responsibilities

    Serves as Senior Evaluator and/or Test Manager in the Mounted Systems Evaluation Directorate. Mounted Systems Evaluation Directorate serves as the AEC focal point with management responsibility for test management and system evaluations on: light, medium and heavy tactical and combat vehicles. Will conduct test management, system evaluations, and program management using knowledge of automotive mechanical and electrical concepts as well as a technical and operational knowledge of tactical, autonomous, and combat wheeled vehicles and the associated test methodologies. In addition, the position will use high level organizational abilities as a team leader of distributed team members; represent the command at the highest levels by communicating effectively; solve problems by working independently with customers, sometimes across commands and services; mentor junior test managers and evaluators with an in-depth knowledge of the test and evaluation process.

    Travel Required

    25% or less - You may be expected to travel for this position.

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    4

    Who May Apply

    This job is open to…

    Status Candidates and VEOA Eligibles

    Questions? This job is open to 2 groups.

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/486990800. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.