AEGIS Operations Test Analyst

Job Description
Functioning as an Aegis Operations Test Analyst at Wallops Island Virginia in the Surface Combat Systems Center (SCSC) Facility. SCSC is the premier Land Based Test Site for the Aegis and SSDS Navy Shipboard platforms. The mission at SCSC includes Research and Development, Training, Fleet Emergent Testing, System Integration and hardware/software Certification.

Test Analyst duties include:

  • Preview setup for mission events utilizing a daily site element schedule
  • Initiate the check-out and installation of computer programs and electronic data
  • Review and author computer and combat system initialization procedures
  • Establishment, audit and verification of interface switch paths and configurations
  • Performing analysis of system turn-over process, and other site preparations necessary to ensure the readiness of the requested systems and equipment to support a successful mission event
  • Initiate data transfer and system shut-down upon completion of the mission event
  • Prepare, initiate and review post-event reports
  • Perform functional analysis of system-level failures and provide recommendations for troubleshooting actions
  • Function as the back-up to the Site Test Director as the technical point of contact for SCSC mission customers
  • Promptly report to the Government mission event objectives status.
Typical Education & Experience
Typically a Bachelor's Degree or equivalent experience

Required Skills and Education
Typical education and relevant/related work experience: High School/GED and at least 10 years experience on-board an AEGIS Platform, with a minimum of 4 years (may be concurrent) as a Maintenance Manager of a technical workgroup.

Security clearance requirement: Eligible to obtain and maintain a final DoD security clearance (U.S. Citizenship required). Selected candidate will receive a contingent offer with a delayed start date until an interim clearance is granted.

Also required:
  • 3 years Technical experience, specifically on AEGIS Baselines 5.3.9, 6.3, 7.1/2, 8.0, 9A and BMD capable baselines (BMD 3, 4 & 9C/D/E) responsible for the Combat System Maintenance Manager organization and with the technical knowledge to bring combat systems up from cold iron status to support testing
  • Must be willing and able to become Combat Systems Maintenance Manager (CSMM) certified within six months from date of hire

Preferred Skills and Education
Highly desired, but not required:
  • Active DoD security clearance
  • Experience in an RDT&E environment
  • Experience with the New Generation Switch Controller
  • Knowledge and experience with ACCESS and TRMS
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