Test and Inspection Technician QA Team - 30149 in Chantilly, VA at Alion Science and Technology

Date Posted: 7/30/2019

Job Snapshot

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    Chantilly, VA
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    Not Specified
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Job Description



This position supports an intelligence community customer storage site with a staff of between 20 - 30 made up of both government employees and contractors.  The site receives equipment from contractors, conducts test and inspection activities on new equipment, on equipment being prepared for issue and on equipment returned after use.  Other technical staff build equipment components that support unique equipment configuration requirements.

Provides Routine Maintenance Repair Services for electro-mechanical equipment, including testing for functionality, inspection for completeness, calibration if required, simple repairs using service manuals provided by the equipment supplier.  Requests support from an engineer to evaluate and act on equipment beyond his or her capabilities.  Inspects and tests all equipment prior to shipment out of the facility and after received at the facility prior to it being placed in storage.  Performs Test and Inspection of engineering models, prototypes and First Articles.  Documents Test & Inspection results.

Demonstrated analytical and hands-on ability to configure and operate test equipment and electronic devices as well as demonstrated ability to determine pass/fail criteria for customer and commercial equipment as prescribed in technical manuals.  Demonstrated understanding of electronic tests covering the range of audio, video, radio frequency and digital categories.  Two years’ experience with tests including, Voltage Standing Wave Ration, Effective Isotropic Radiated Power, Signal to Noise and Distortion, Sensitivity and Power Consumption.

Stages equipment prior to shipping for testing, inspection, configuration according to the user’s needs, property accountability actions, and government checks.

Supports routine maintenance of deployed equipment.  Supports troubleshooting of deployed equipment over the phone.  On request, deploys to sites inside of and outside of the United States to repair deployed equipment.

Recommends equipment for turn-in at end of useful life.

Maintains Hardware Configuration records and equipment inspection/maintenance/calibration records.  Insures that Equipment location is kept current with the logistics staff.

Conducts briefings on equipment capabilities, demonstrating the proper use, inspection, testing and user maintenance actions. 

Perform other related duties as assigned.

  • Ability to test and repair electromechanical equipment using troubleshooting and maintenance manuals.
  • At least two years of experience are required, including specific experience to support the knowledge areas described above
  • Demonstrated experience documenting T&I procedures and results.
  • An Associate’s level degree in Electronics Technology or in a related technical field is required.Three years relevant experience will be considered.
  • TS Clearance with current or recent access to SCI and CI polygraph is required.



Security Clearance

  TS/SCI with Poly

Diversity Statement

  Women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and veterans are encouraged to apply.  Alion will provide a reasonable accommodation to individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans who need assistance to apply.  Please visit the Alion Careers site for more information

U.S. Citizenship Required.

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