Job Profile:

The Systems Simulation, Software and Integration Directorate (S3I) is seeking a candidate in support of the IES Team. This individual will support test and evaluation efforts for IES software system. The candidate should be able to perform requirements analysis, author test plans and procedures, understand/analyze data link Military Standards, perform general lab integration activities, and perform Functional Qualification Tests (FQTs) of the IES SW.

The candidate should be a self-starter and be able to operate with minimal supervision. The candidate must be flexible and work well with other team members. Excellent verbal and written communication skills are required as well as attention to detail. Daily duties will be conducted at the Systems Simulation, Software and Integration Directorate in Huntsville, AL.

The Candidates for this position must have, at a minimum, a United States SECRET level security clearance.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Interact with site personnel to coordinate test lab architecture and configurations
  • Author test plans and procedures (test cases)
  • Complete Software Trouble Reports
  • Identify and document system engineering requirements from customer requirements documentation, goals and objectives
  • Maintain working knowledge of changes to data link Military Standards
  • Other duties as required

Required Skills:

  • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision
  • Good interpersonal skills
  • Test execution experience
  • Experience with development of Test plans and procedures
  • Understanding of common tactical data link (TADIL) communications protocols and uses
    • o MIL-STD-6016
    • o MIL-STD-6011
    • o MIL-STD-3011
    • o DIS
    • o Etc.

    Desired Skills:

    • Understanding of tactical communications radios (MIDS)
    • Understanding of Network, System Integration and Test Environment (NSITE) systems
    • Understanding of the Interoperability Engineering System (IES)
    • System engineering requirements analysis expertise
    • Data analysis experience
    • Requirements writing experience


    This position may require that the individual be able to travel to support Continental United States (CONUS) activities. Duration and amount of travel may vary but will be minimal.