Cyber Test Engineer IV - 31859 in San Antonio, TX at Alion Science and Technology

Date Posted: 2/6/2020

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Job Description

With more than 80 years of experience engineering science and technology solutions to support national security, Alion supports clients with big ideas and real solutions.

(U) JOB SUMMARY:  Provide Senior-level test engineering support to 346 Test Squadron. Perform operational testing (OT) activities of telecommunications and computer network systems to include early influence, initial test planning, detailed test planning, test execution, test evaluation, data analysis, and test reporting.


  • Provide SME test engineering support to advise government personnel and leadership and mentor and lead junior and mid-level Test engineers.
  • Provide support in various roles germane to that of a fast-paced, operational testing and evaluation (OT&E) environment. 
  • Develop and update a variety of operational testing documents to include briefings, plans, memos, checklists, reports, etc.
  • Create documents based on various document templates from several testing organizations.
  • Develop Critical Operational Issues (COI), Operational Capabilities (OC), Measures of Effectiveness (MOE), Measures of Suitability (MOS), and Measures of Performance (MOP)
  • Develop new or modify existing test methodologies to enable a disciplined and repeatable process of OT metrics
  • Coordinate with range engineers to design and develop operationally relevant, telecommunications and/or computer test networks
  • Perform analytics on data pulled from multiple complex sources
  • Construct and execute SQL and database queries to extract needed data


(U) Knowledge, Skills, Abilities: 

  1. Extensive knowledge of the entire Air Force life-cycle testing process to include contractor testing (CT), interoperability testing, Developmental Test & Evaluation (DT&E), OT&E, and special T&E events like Initial and Final OT&E (IOT&E and FOT&E)
  2. Proficient with Microsoft Office applications (Word, Excel, Power Point, Access, Outlook), Microsoft Project, Microsoft Visio, and other common office software. Understand telecommunications  and/or computer network threats and capabilities
  3. Top Secret SCI – Willing to take Polygraph and comply with SAP Requirements
  4. Duty Location: San Antonio, TX

Education and Experience:

            6-7 years of test experience; 6-7 years specialized technical experience

Security Clearance: Top Secret/Sensitive Comp Info


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