Air Cargo Test Event Lead in Atlantic City, NJ

$100K - $150K(Ladders Estimates)

Battelle Memorial Institute   •  

Atlantic City, NJ 08401

Industry: Education, Government & Non-Profit


8 - 10 years

Posted 52 days ago

Our 22,000 employees work at the forefront of scientific innovation to tackle critical challenges in security, human health, manufacturing, energy and environmental management. Battelle's work is grounded in the belief that science, technology and a passion for excellence can make industries more competitive and the world a better place.


Battelle's Aviation Security Division provides research development test and evaluation services to the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Transportation Security Laboratory (TSL).


The qualified candidate for this position will support the Air Cargo Certification Readiness Test (CRT) Support project for the TSL and perform the following activities:

  • Support the collection of vendor and CRT data for new explosives on all operational systems, as well as new systems entering the CRT process
  • Verify that collected data images can be replayed on vendor-provided emulators and that there are no issues with the image
  • Process previously archived CRT image data on a system emulator configured with the vendor-provided detection algorithm and perform scoring of image data
  • Assist with the development of a new or modified test set and threat concealments
  • Analyze test data and draft a briefing and quick look report, and validate its accuracy
  • Assist in reviewing Vendor Data Packages and drafting a corresponding Test Plan


  • Successful completion of study from an accredited college or university leading to a degree in Chemistry, Physics, Engineering or Computer Science with a Bachelor's degree with at least 9 years' experience.
  • Sole US Citizenship with eligibility and willingness to obtain and maintain a DOD Secret Security Clearance and to obtain DHS Suitability.
  • Candidate should have strong oral and written communication skills.
  • Candidate should be highly motivated and self-starter with a strong desire to learn.


  • Computer data processing using programs such as MS Excel.
  • Prior system test experience
  • Prior experience working for TSA or DHS
  • DoD Secret security clearance

Valid Through: 2019-10-17