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Assessment Test Manager (NM17-09)


Candidate will provide direct test management support to government Assessment and Test Managers (A/TM). Work is in direct support of the Joint Navigation Warfare Center (JNWC). Candidate will review program requirements for operational relevance and develop test concepts to determine operational impacts. From these, objectives and overall test requirements will be developed. Candidate will continue through test planning to develop scenarios to meet the data collection requirements. Candidate will be responsible for identifying the venue for the event, and in support of the A/TM, will develop all required test range documentation necessary to secure the range and support required. Candidate will support the Test Manager in developing the test plan and ensuring the data management plan and test methodology will achieve test matrix data elements. In support of the A/TM, the candidate conducts initial, mid, and final planning conferences for detail test development. Conducts risk analysis of test events and develops contingency plans for high risk items. Candidate will serve as the primary coordinator between the test participants, instrumentation system operators, and range. Defines and coordinates test support requirements for participating units. Conducts test rehearsals to correct and adjust test events prior to test execution. During test execution the candidate will provide support to the A/TM as required, to include acting as the Deputy Assessment/Test Manager. Supervises JNWC test operations for real-time management and control. Oversees safe execution conduct of entire test event. Candidate will ensure the data is collected per the test documentation. Post-test, the candidate will aid in the writing of Quick Look and Formal Reports. Candidate will support the data analysts in determining the outcome of the test.


Kirtland AFB (Albuquerque), NM

Education and Experience

Bachelor's degree with 5 years of test management experience. Active management of a large-scale test is preferred. Engineering or computer science degree preferred.


Background in test or exercise management (and test planning) specifically in GPS, electronic warfare, navigation warfare preferred. Experience in electronic warfare development, operational test and evaluation of advanced weapon systems, tactics development and identifying operational deficiencies. Strong analytical and problem-solving ability. Experience in planning and program execution.


Must be US Government Security Clearance Eligible. Basic understanding of GPS and satellite navigation systems as well as Electronic Warfare is required. Have proficiency in all Microsoft Office applications. Ability to work in a team setting with strong communication and interpersonal skills. There is travel associated with this position and it can be extensive during individual test events.


Experience in military operations.

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Overlook Systems Technologies, Inc.
1950 Old Gallows Road, Suite 400
Vienna, VA 22182
Fax: (703) 356-9029
E-mail: resumes@overlooksys.com and nelden@overlooksys.com