Test and Evaluation Manager


The part time Test and Evaluation Manager shall assist in the designing, planning, execution, and analysis and reporting phases of test and evaluation programs, including any applicable FAA certifications and procedures to assess the performance of aeronautical systems, subsystems, and equipment throughout each acquisition phase and milestone.

  • Prepare, maintain, update, and review the full range on test and test-related documentation for adequacy, specification/performance requirement compliance, conformity with mandatory guidance, and provide recommendations as necessary for improvement.
  • Assess the performance of aeronautical systems, subsystems, and equipments throughought each acquisition phase.
  • Provide recommendation, assessment, and analyses of test and evaluation strategies, requirements and objectives.
  • Provide recommendations to the government on integrated data processing, software, and analysis considerations.
  • Propose and coordinate detailed test plans and programs to assist in the determination of objectives, schedules, and cost.
  • Conduct the performance of tradeoff studies and recommend alternative test strategies and approaches to the government.
  • Participate in integrated test teams, test readiness reviews, and other test related program events as necessary.
  • Provide support for monitoring, assessing status, and reporting on test and evaluation efforts of systems at Contractor and government facilities.
  • Perform data analysis using modeling and simulation techniques, models, computer simulations, or other tools/methods.
  • Use analysis results to recommend changes in testing techniques, procedures, and identify potential areas for further investigation.
  • Other duties as assigned

  • Master's degree and 10+ years of experience in a respective technical/professional discipline OR
  • Bachelor's degree, and 12+ years of experience in a respective technical/professional discipline OR
  • 15+ years of directly related experience
  • Testing experience in Aeronautical Systems
  • Secret clearance required

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
  • Testing experience in Air Force Weapon Systems preferred.
  • Ability to work independently and yet be effective within a team setting.
  • Must be capable of managing multiple efforts with time related constraints in a fast-paced contracting environment.
  • Demonstrated ability to effectively communicate and collaborate with diverse internal and external stakeholder groups and individuals.
  • Friendly presence, helpful attitude, good interpersonal skills, and ability to work well with others.
  • Excellent skills in Microsoft Word, Excel, and other Office applications.
  • Experience working in a home office setting.
  • Ability to train end users on frequently asked technical issues.
  • Ability to provide technical assistance and support over the phone with good phone skills and a professional demeanor.
  • Previous customer service experience strongly desired.
  • Good problem-solving skills with the ability to visualize a problem/situation and think abstractly to solve it.
  • Ability to travel up to 10%.


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