BAE Systems AEGIS Test Director in Wallops Island, Virginia

Job Description

Functioning as an Operation Department Aegis Site Test Director 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 Director duties include: Setup for mission events utilizing a daily site element schedule, 2) Coordinating the check-out and installation of computer programs and electronic data, 3) Energizing and initializing computers and combat system elements, 4) Establishment of interface switch paths, 5) Performing system checkout, and other site preparations necessary to ensure the readiness of the requested systems and equipment to support a successful mission event, 6) Perform systematic take down at the completion of the mission event, 7) Prepare and initiate comprehensive mission operations reports, 8) Coordinate system level troubleshooting efforts, 9) Function as the primary technical point of contact for SCSC mission customers, 10) Promptly report to the Government the status of mission events, systems and equipment.

Typical Education & Experience

Typically a Bachelor's Degree or equivalent experience

Required Skills and Education

Typical education and relevant/related years of 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 an AEGIS Combat System Maintenance Manager (CSMM) or an Electronics Material Officer (EMO) leading a team of technical/tactical operators engaged in the employment of Surface Weapon Systems in the support of Surface, Subsurface, Air, Strike, C4I, and Ballistic Missile Defense warfare areas as part of the Combat Systems Training Team (CSTT).

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 Secret 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.

Preferred Skills and Education

Highly desired, but not required:

Active DoD security clearance

Experience in an RDT&E environment

Knowledge and experience with ACCESS and TRMS

About BAE Systems Intelligence & Security

BAE Systems Intelligence & Security, based in McLean, Virginia, designs and delivers advanced defense, intelligence, and security solutions that support the important missions of our customers. Our pride and dedication shows in everything we dofrom intelligence analysis, cyber operations and IT expertise to systems development, systems integration, and operations and maintenance services. Knowing that our work enables the U.S. military and government to recognize, manage and defeat threats inspires us to push ourselves and our technologies to new levels. That s BAE Systems. That s Inspired Work.

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