Advanced Test Support Engineer

Location
Huntsville, Alabama
Posted
Nov 16, 2022
Closes
Dec 21, 2022
Ref
23792
Function
Engineer
Hours
Full Time
Summary

Advanced Test Support Engineer

Huntsville, AL

Venturi, LLC, a Chenega company has an exciting career opportunity for an Advanced Test Support Engineer who will perform important work supporting Missile Defense Agency on the TEAMS Next Test Support Contract. This individual performs duties critical to achieving MDA mission success, protecting national security and securing and ensuring the safety of our warfighters.

Our Strength Is Our People

We believe taking care of our employees will deliver the best support to our customers and our community. Our success is attributable to our employees. We recruit and retain civic-minded people who fit our family-oriented small business culture.

Venturi plays a vital role in providing test support for Missile Defense Agency's Directorate for Test (MDA/DT) for activities governing the entire test lifecycle. These activities include planning, development, implementation, sustainment, execution, analysis, and assessment of testing and test-related functions. Test-related functions include test processes, procedures, plans, policies, and activities related to test resources and infrastructure. This support includes developmental and operational system and component flight tests, ground tests, cyber tests, wargames, and exercises in accordance with (IAW) applicable MDA and Department of Defense (DoD) guidelines. This also includes test resources and the infrastructure required to conduct these activities. This support also augments the development of enterprise and program (element-specific) policies, plans, processes, and procedures, the implementation of guidance, and the interpretation of internal and external agency regulations, policies, directives, and other related documents.

Responsibilities

Work you'll do

As an Advanced Test Support Engineer within our Missile Defense Agency on the TEAMS Next Test Support team, you will:
  • Provide flight test event planning, coordination, and execution support to ensure flight tests are sufficient to achieve test objectives
  • Support mission directors, and element test directors in coordinating with test assets on mission planning and execution tasks
  • Generate flight test planning and execution products, including schedules, test plans, test director checklists, event logs, status reports, etc.
  • Interact and coordinate with test assets to ensure technical accuracy, interoperability, test range support, and warfighter participation
  • Deploy to test ranges and provide on-site support during test execution activities, as requested by the government
  • Collect, track, and close action items as needed
  • Participate in coordination and technical meetings
  • Prepare readiness review and executive briefings
  • Other duties as assigned

Qualifications

Required:
  • MS degree in an engineering field OR
  • BS degree in an engineering field with 5+ years of additional relevant experience may be substituted for the MS degree requirement
  • 10+ years relevant experience.
  • Experience with DoD test processes and/or test execution desired
  • Proficient in MS Office - Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint
  • Demonstrated written and oral communication proficiency
  • Active secret security clearance
  • The position requires a COVID vaccination or an approved accommodation/exemption for a disability/medical condition or religious belief
  • Working knowledge of the Ballistic Missile Defense System components and mission
  • Familiarity with DoD and MDA processes and procedures
  • Must possess in-depth knowledge practical and theoretical technical/engineering
  • Ability to work in a high paced environment while coordinating with multiple organizations and leadership
  • Proficiency in written and oral communication skills to independently develop technical white papers, briefings, etc., as required by the customer to communicate complex technical issues across MDA Engineering Directorate
  • Proficiency in MS Office applications (Word, PowerPoint, Excel)
  • Ability to travel 10-20% to CONUS and OCONUS locations
  • Ability to work nights, weekends, and holidays as required

Desired Skills:
  • Experience with DoD test processes and/or test execution
  • Experience with Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) testing

How you'll grow

At Chenega MIOS, our professional development plan focuses on helping our team members at every level of their career to identify and use their strengths to do their best work every day. From entry-level employees to senior leaders, we believe there's always room to learn.

We offer opportunities to help sharpen skills in addition to hands-on experience in the global, fast-changing business world. From on-the-job learning experiences to formal development programs, our professionals have a variety of opportunities to continue to grow throughout their careers.

Benefits

At Chenega MIOS, we know that great people make a great organization. We value our team members and offer them a broad range of benefits.

Learn more about what working at Chenega MIOS can mean for you.

Chenega MIOS's culture

Our positive and supportive culture encourages our team members to do their best work every day. We celebrate individuals by recognizing their uniqueness and offering them the flexibility to make daily choices that can help them be healthy, centered, confident, and aware. We offer well-being programs and continuously look for new ways to maintain a culture where we excel and lead healthy, happy lives.

Corporate citizenship

Chenega MIOS is led by a purpose to make an impact that matters. This purpose defines who we are and extends to relationships with our clients, our team members, and our communities. We believe that business has the power to inspire and transform. We focus on education, giving, skill-based volunteerism, and leadership to help drive positive social impact in our communities.

Learn more about Chenega's impact on the world.

Chenega MIOS News- https://chenegamios.com/news/

Tips from your Talent Acquisition team

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Chenega MIOS web site - www.chenegamios.com

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LinkedIn - https://www.linkedin.com/company/1472684/

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