Test Bed Systems Engineering Manager - 25629 in Albuquerque, NM at Alion Science and Technology

Date Posted: 8/16/2018

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Alion Science and Technology Corporation is seeking a Test Bed Systems Engineer to provide Systems Engineering and Integration (SE&I) support to a major DoD Agency located in Albuquerque, NM at Kirtland AFB for operational test events. Some travel (10%) to the White Sands Missile Range, NM and the Nevada National Security Site, NV as well as to the National Capital Region (Northern Virginia) will be required.


•         Provide recommendations and functional analysis of technology specifications to define test objectives and parameters across the target hardness spectrum for the development of the Statement of Test Objectives (SOTO).

•         Exploit vetted systems engineering processes to assess, track and present capability gaps/shortfalls across the target hardness spectrum within the WMD defeat mission areas.

•         Develop trade-off analyses to enhance performance while minimizing cost and programmatic risk to identify weapon system requirements for identified capability gaps/shortfalls for the purpose of developing technology maturation roadmaps.

•         Perform systems engineering assessment of the technology gaps in WMD Defeat and HTD weapon systems that currently limit the predictive capability of design limits/margins at the weapon system/subsystem/component levels.

Required Qualifications:

•         Demonstrated experience performing Tradeoff analysis, Courses of Action, and Technical Risk Assessments.

•         Possess broad knowledge of concepts, principles, and practices of engineering that enables the employee to perform as a significant technical contributor on complex projects or programs

•         Operating knowledge of task tracking systems (e.g., JIRA).

•         Excellent communications, analytical and test leadership skills.

•         Education: Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering or Mechanical Engineering

  • Security Clearance: Minimum active Secret with ability to obtain TS and SCI.
  • US Citizenship.
  • MS Office proficiency and ability to work in an individual and team environment.

Additional Desired Qualifications:

•         Chemical, Biological, Radiological, and/or Nuclear domain knowledge.

•         Unmanned Systems.

•         Test knowledge of Improved Explosive Devices.

•         Advanced degree (Ms or PhD).

•         Current DoD TS/SCI.

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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