Job Description: C2BMC Test Engineer/Analyst provide engineering support to MDA in providing operational-level interface to the Geographic Combatant Commands (GCCs) for the Ballistic Missile Defense System (BMDS), enabling the Combatant Commands (CCMDs) and their Military Service Components to effectively employ, maintain, and sustain the BMDS, and facilitate warfighter participation in the development of future missile defense capabilities. They provide execution support for MDA-supported Flight/Ground Tests and Exercises.
C2BMC Test Engineer/Analyst supports the C2BMC Test Directorate. This position supports the Missile Defense Agency’s (MDA) Director for Test (DT) providing test infrastructure engineering and technical analysis support during the planning, assessment, and execution of Flight Tests, Ground Tests, Pre-Mission Hardware in the Loop Tests, and element wargames and exercises for the Ballistic Missile Defense System (BMDS) Test Program specifically supporting the Command and Control, Battle Management and Communications (C2BMC) future capabilities within the MDA/BC Program Directorate.
Responsibilities and Requirements:
The selectee will provide programmatic, technical, analytic, engineering, and administrative support to MDA, specifically responsible for supporting all phases of BMDS Flight and Ground Test activities in support of the BC program office relative to future C2BMC capabilities. Tasks include interfacing with the various Prime Contractors, the Operational Test Agencies, Warfighters, Component product offices, and other MDA personnel.
Highly Desirable Skills:
Experience: Must have a minimum of 5 years’ experience with flight test engineering/analysis on a major DOD or similar program, to include: Requirements Definition; CONOPS development, Design; Development; Test; Integration; and Verification and Validation. Must have working knowledge of the DoD acquisition process. Experience with developing, testing and fielding components of the BMDS Experience in a technical background and the ability to understand basic ballistic missile systems and performance of ballistic missiles is preferred. Experience with current Missile Defense Agency (MDA) and the Ballistic Missile Defense System (BMDS) is a plus. Individual must be self-motivated and have the ability to work effectively in a dynamic team environment.
Education: BA/BS in a related field plus 7 years relevant experience or 12 years relevant experience in lieu of degree requirement.