Senior Test Engineer - 30471 in Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, OH at Alion Science and Technology

Date Posted: 11/21/2019

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Job Description

MacAulay-Brown, Inc. (MacB) is seeking an experienced Senior Test and Evaluation Engineer to support the Air Force Life Cycle Management Center (AFLCMC) Flight Trainers Program located at WPAFB, OH on an Active Long term contract. 

The Test and Evaluation (T&E) engineer will use T&E processes to assist the AFLCMC in the designing, planning, execution, analysis and reporting phases of T&E programs to assess the performance of aeronautical systems, subsystems and equipment. Perform material solution analyses leading up to design review. Produce and/or support development of documentation and presentation materials as requested.

Review and develop applicable program documentation for T&E management relevant requirements across the full spectrum of actions required to award contracts and accomplish test program execution. Support project team meetings, working groups, and reviews as needed. Provide support to Integrated Test Team activities including interaction with higher level test organizations.

Review, analyze, and resolve equipment interface problems. Assist in the determination and definition of aircraft configuration requirements. Review, analyze and identify potential updates to TOs and TCTOs, drawings, Engineering Change Orders. Evaluate the levels of effort, resources and integration required to develop executable T&E programs and execute the T&E plan. 

Assist in scheduling and securing required test resources in support of program office objectives. Support major program reviews, inspections, and conferences, test plan working group meetings, executive independent reviews, program evaluations, integrated test teams, test readiness reviews, other test related program events as well as major milestone events. Assist in the development and/or maintenance of test plans and procedures, TEMPs, acquisition strategies and planning documents. Support the coordination of Acceptance Test Procedures for the delivered items and associated plans as well as testing requirements with program office customers, contractors, and other agencies with standardization requirements for test programs.

Provide data collection support. Evaluate the data sufficiency. Assess data collection methodology, instrumentation, and procedures, format data to facilitate computer processing and analysis, and perform first and second generation data reduction. Perform data analysis using modeling and simulation techniques, models, computer simulations or other tools/methods as necessary.

Recommend and assess test data requirements necessary to meet program test objectives within program cost and schedule constraints. Use the analysis results to recommend changes in testing techniques, procedures, and/or to identify potential areas for further investigation.

Perform research activities to define minimum test requirements, definition of task scope and selection of alternatives. Analyze test strategies to interpret, organize, execute, and coordinate assignments for projects concerned with unique or potentially controversial test requirements having a major effect on the programs. Provide potential solutions for any program test problems, issues or concerns

Prepare, maintain, update, and review the full range of test plans and test-related (T&E strategies, requirements and objectives) documentation for adequacy, specification/performance requirement compliance, conformity with mandatory guidance, and provide recommendations as necessary for improvement. Perform and prepare trade-off studies and make recommendations on alternative test strategies and approaches to senior leadership.

  • Secret Clearance 
  • BS in engineering and at least 15 years experience or MS and 10 years experience - Air force
  • Specialization in T&E or systems engineering



Security Clearance: Secret

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