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Test & Evaluation Engineer - CBP BI, DHS Clearance or TS/SCI req




Crystal City, VA 22202

Clearance Level Must Currently Possess:


Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain:

No Active Clearance Required


No Suitability Required

Job Family:

Engineering & Sciences

Job Description:


This is not a software testing position. The primary focus is hardware and surveillance equipment testing.

CSRA provides technical support services to the Office of Acquisition (OA) of the U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP), the nation-s largest law enforcement agency. Experienced CSRA personnel enhance CBP-s proficiencies in Systems Engineering, Logistics & Sustainment, and Capabilities and Requirements Development to provide CBP-s agents along our borders with the most capable systems which can affordably be procured. The team provides engineering and analytical expertise across a wide range of disciplines, meeting all DHS Systems Engineering Life Cycle mandated planning analysis and documentation; provide a full spectrum of Integrated Logistics Support; development of Operational Requirements; and conduct Operational Test & Evaluation activities. We help CBP procure the equipment and technology needed to keep the border safe and secure.

Currently, we are seeking a Test & Evaluation Engineer in Arlington, VA. The selected candidate must currently hold or be able to obtain a CBP Background Investigation Suitability clearance, per contract requirements. So what is required of a Test & Evaluation Engineer on a day to day basis?

There are quite a myriad of tasks and responsibilities, such as:

- Assist with planning functional test & evaluation events, including test parameters, cases, methodology, and criteria

- Assist with test scenario preparations for demonstrating operational usage for surveillance technologies

- Observe and record results of in-field testing

- Analyze results of testing using statistical methods - Develop test reports and briefings to communicate results

- Review functional requirements to ensure they are objective and verifiable

- Participates in testing, troubleshooting and analysis on the development of systems.

- Provides support in the development, implementation and maintenance of test processes and diagnostic programs.

To qualify, you must meet these basic qualifications:

- Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Sciences, Math, or related field and 5+ Years of experience of test planning, execution, and reporting, or equivalent combination of education and experience.

- Experience in the full breadth of acquisition, particularly programming, planning, acquisition, requirements or test

- Strong capability in Microsoft Excel

- Experience in industry or federal projects

- Ability to travel to remote CONUS areas

It would be great if you also had:

- Experience with surveillance technologies

- CBP BI, DHS Clearance, or TS/SCI Highly Desired

- Strong organizational and time management skills

- Strong oral and communication skills - Ability to work as part of a team and independently

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Telecommuting Options:

Telecommuting Not Allowed

Work Location:

USA VA Crystal City - 1901 S Bell St (VAC064)

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CSRA is committed to creating a diverse environment and is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.
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Minimum Clearance:
Dept of Homeland Security
Job Category:
IT - QA and Test
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