Tes Manager (U.S. Border Patrol)
Job Location: Client site, Crystal City, Virginia
LMI seeks senior engineers with experience in testing and evaluation of software and systems to support a federal program management office in Northern Virginia. Join our team of collaborative self-starters focused on delivering practical and efficient solutions to help our client keep U.S. borders safe and facilitate trade and travel. As part of our high-performing team, you will augment our vital work to provide "eyes and ears" technology to protect our nation.
You will support testing and evaluation of the program's systems, involving the design and development of test processes and plans, execution of testing, and documentation of test results. Representative responsibilities:
Recommend policies and procedures for testing and evaluation (T&E)
Develop T&E artifacts for the program's systems acquisitions
Furnish test plans and procedures, as well as data analysis and management plans
Create contract data requirements lists and data item descriptions
Develop test readiness review criteria
Conduct developmental T&E, integration testing, and assessment testing to verify technical performance
Test in the field, including execution of dry runs and runs for record, as well as test support for pilot projects and demonstrations
Conduct test site support, such as acquiring test support material
Set up and analyze test data to ensure accurate and complete test evaluation, including test data collection, management, storage, and archiving
Analyze hardware and software failures and recommendations to vendors of corrective action
Develop test evaluation master plans (TEMP)
Participate in program-level review boards, including engineering, configuration, risk, and testing
Ability to pass a government background investigation, including financial, criminal, residential, educational, foreign affiliation, prohibited substance abuse, and employment verifications; active U.S. Customs and Border Protection background investigation preferred. Please note that only U.S. citizens are eligible for a suitability determination.
Previous work with CBP's Integrated Fixed Tower (IFT), Remove Video Surveillance Systems (RVSS), Mobile and Agent-Centric Systems (MACS), and/or Field Surveillance Services (FSS) portfolios is a plus.
10+ years of experience and a Master's degree in computer science, engineering, or a related discipline; or 12+ years and a Bachelor's degree.
5+ years of experience in testing and evaluation of software for large, complex systems in the field with the government.
Proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint, and SharePoint.
Ability to communicate clearly with a variety of stakeholders.
Ability to effectively solve problems.
Strong communication skills, both oral and written.
A true team player who maintains a positive attitude in a dynamic environment.
Relevant professional certification is a plus.
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