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    Summary

    About the Position: The purpose of this interdisciplinary position is to serve as the directorate Lead Engineer Test & Safety Serves as the focal point with management responsibility for developmental testing (DT) and system evaluations (effectiveness, suitability, survivability, and safety) of materiel systems and associated software in the assigned areas: mission command and integration systems, subsystems and components.

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    Responsibilities

    • Review/maintain technical quality of directorate test integration plans and safety products (releases, confirmations, recommendations to other services). Ensures safety products are derived from all relevant data sources (contractor DT, government DT, modeling and simulation) and are technically sound and accurate, present a balanced picture of system capabilities, and are reported in sufficient detail to satisfy decision makers and inform operational commanders.
    • Directs the DT mission approving test support orders directing testing activities to execute specific test requirements; and ensures the testing is assigned in accordance with the applicable regulations.
    • Provides technical advice to the Director. Principal advisor to the Director, Senior Acquisition Advisor, and Technical Director on matters involving the technical evaluation of a broad range of new, traditional and/or rapid acquisition systems.
    • Represents the Director and organization as required. Represents the organization at program-related meetings, reviews, conferences and symposiums as appropriate.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - You may be expected to travel for this position.

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    4

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