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Test Engineer
Job CategoryIntegration and Test
Clearance LevelEligible to Obtain
LocationMassachusetts, Hanscom AFB
Req Code18:OS-ETAS-001
Job Description
Provide test management support to the Tactical Air Control Party (TACP) program office, which is within the Battle Management Directorate (AFLCMC/HB) at Hanscom AFB, MA.

- Assist the Tactical Air Control Party-Modernization (TACP-M) and HBDC Branch with conducting and managing the Integrated Test Team (ITT) and Combined Test Force (CTF) for entering into Contractor Testing (CT), Qualification Testing (QT) Operational Testing (OT), Certification Testing (JITC & AFSIT) and V&V of the software, hardware and fixes forward.
- Conduct & Manage the Joint Reliability & Maintainability Evaluation Team (JRMET), Deficiency Review Boards (DRB) and Configuration Control Boards (CCB) regarding Test Problem Reports (TPR), Basic Change Requests (BCRs) and Engineering Change Requests (ECRs) required for contract implementation.   
- Attend and participate in Program Management Reviews (PMRs), Request for Proposals (RFP), Design Reviews (PDR & CDR), Specification Reviews (SRRs) for HBDC systems.
- Test TACP CASS SW & Computers for the Government at the manufacturer for Fielding…initiate with the prime contractor to update component and system check out process procedures to ensure all computers were fully functioning prior to fielding. The checkout includes testing of the TACP JMTIDS SW and computers with the multiband, multifunction radios, GPS, and LRF to ensure the integrated system works. 
- Review and assess contractor submitted documents (e.g., milestone schedules, test reports, cost performance reports, contractor Master Plans, and Integrated Master Schedules) to determine their accuracy and report inconsistencies.
- Prepare and control test budget for execution of all testing events required to accomplish the required testing at various government facilities to include contractor, developmental, operational and excursion testing.
- Identify and assess risks to program or projects, recommend risk mitigation strategies, and implement risk reduction plans.

-US Citizenship and the ability to obtain a DoD Secret Clearance
-Bachelor’s degree in a technical discipline is required
-Previous experience with DoD, Air Force, systems acquisitions, and program management required.
-Must be familiar with high level governmental requirement documents (SRD, SOW).
-Must be able to review requirements documents, test plans and procedures for accuracy, procedure testability and test methodology.
-Must be able to schedule multiple testing events conducted by multiple testing agencies.
-Strong oral and written communication skills required 
-Must be able to work independently on tasks relevant to the basic contract without assistance from other contractor employees.

Applicants selected must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information. U.S. Citizenship may be required. Solidus is an Equal Opportunity Employer and participates in E-Verify. NOTICE OF AFFIRMATIVE ACTION PLAN FOR INDIVIDUALS WITH DISABILITIES, DISABLED VETERANS AND OTHER PROTECTED VETERANS. It is the policy of this Company to seek and employ qualified individuals at all locations and facilities, and to provide equal employment opportunities for all applicants and employees in recruiting, hiring, placement, training, compensation, insurance, benefits, promotion, transfer, and termination. To achieve this, we are dedicated to taking affirmative action to employ and advance in employment qualified individuals with disabilities, disabled veterans, and other protected veterans. The objective in adopting the Affirmative Action Programs is to place qualified individuals with disabilities, disabled veterans and other protected veterans in all job classifications. These Affirmative Action Programs are available for inspection by any applicant or employee by contacting the Company's EEO Coordinator, in the Human Resources office, Monday through Friday, 8am to 5pm