Test Plans and Programs Analyst Job
Job Description Job Attributes+
San Antonio, TX 78234, US
Engineering & Technology
BAE Systems has an opportunity for a Test Plans and Programs Analyst at Lackland AFB, TX.
This is an Air Force Wing-level support position. Focus is the conduct of cyber related operational test. Will manage several projects concurrently. Coordinate activity and actions between the operational test unit, appropriate MAJCOM offices, and other offices and agencies. Develop, present, and oversee documents, briefings, and meetings.
Program Manager of operational test types and applications for cyberspace weapon systems to the Air Force Wing Technical Advisor (TA).
Develop taskings on behalf of the Air Force Wing, then tracks and consolidates responses.
Focal point between Headquarters Air Force, Major Commands and various Cyberspace military organizations and their offices.
Validates proper compliance with the Department of Defense Acquisition process.
Ensures proper handling of Government funding types, facilities, and resources.
Coordinates actions on Operational Test Support Request, test priorities, and test unit capabilities and capacities.
Develops and maintains various Wing-Level Standard Operating Procedures.
Coordinates test and support plans with participating units, MAJCOM, and other agencies providing support.
Confirms compliance with Department of Defense Operational Test & Evaluation (OT&E) process.
Participates in Integrated Test Team and Test Planning Team meetings and discussions.
Provides status of test projects to Air Force Commanders and their managers.
Required Education, Experience, & Skills
This position requires the successful candidate have a TS SCI clearance with the ability to maintain the required clearance. The criteria for obtaining and holding a clearance are driven by US government requirements. You must be a US citizen to obtain a security clearance.
Requires a DoD 8570 IAT level II certification or higher.
Requires knowledge of operational test types and applications in evaluating, analyzing, maintaining, managing, or improving cyberspace system performance.
Requires knowledge of Headquarters Air Force and Air Combat Command Test and Evaluation directives
Requires knowledge of the Department of Defense Acquisition process.
Requires knowledge of Government types of funding, duration, and sources.
Requires knowledge of Department of Defense Operational Test & Evaluation (OT&E) process
BA/BS Degree. Preferred in Engineering, Computer Science, Computer Information Systems, Engineering Management, or similar (6 years min experience) or High School Diploma (10 years min experience)
Must have effective and efficient in written and oral communications skills
Must be familiar with a variety of the IT field's concepts, practices, and procedures.
Must have the ability to prioritize and manage multiple daily taskings
Must have adequate experience to use Microsoft Office programs (Project, Visio, SharePoint) with minimal assistance.
Must be adept at problem solving, identifying risk, and communicating results and recommendations to department management.
About BAE Systems Intelligence & Security BAE Systems, Inc. is the U.S. subsidiary of BAE Systems plc, an international defense, aerospace and security company which delivers a full range of products and services for air, land and naval forces, as well as advanced electronics, security, information technology solutions and customer support services. Improving the future and protecting lives is an ambitious mission, but it’s what we do at BAE Systems. Working here means using your passion and ingenuity where it counts – defending national security with breakthrough technology, superior products, and intelligence solutions. As you develop the latest technology and defend national security, you will continually hone your skills on a team—making a big impact on a global scale. At BAE Systems, you’ll find a rewarding career that truly makes a difference.Intelligence & Security (I&S), based in McLean, Virginia, designs and delivers advanced defense, intelligence, and security solutions that support the important missions of our customers. Our pride and dedication shows in everything we do—from intelligence analysis, cyber operations and IT expertise to systems development, systems integration, and operations and maintenance services. Knowing that our work enables the U.S. military and government to recognize, manage and defeat threats inspires us to push ourselves and our technologies to new levels. At BAE Systems, we celebrate the array of skills, experiences, and perspectives our employees bring to the table. For us, differences are a source of strength. We’re laser-focused on high performance, and we work hard every day to nurture an inclusive culture where all employees can innovate and thrive. Here, you will not only build your career, but you will also enjoy work-life balance, uncover new experiences, and collaborate with passionate colleagues.
Who We Are
You're used to protecting what matters most.
Our team has the privilege and the responsibility of knowing that the work we do really matters. Our work is vital to the armed forces personnel and major corporations who rely on us to protect, equip and support them where it counts; to the security and prosperity of the nations we serve; to our skilled and talented people; to the local communities where we are based; and to the wider community who invest in, supply and engage with us. At BAE Systems, everyone can make a difference.
We believe that a diverse workforce inspires creativity and drives innovation. We respect and value the huge variety of skills, abilities and perspectives that our people bring to our business. We celebrate our differences and aim to recruit and develop talent from all backgrounds, championing the strength that a truly inclusive and collaborative workplace gives to our company culture and performance.
Enjoy a flexible environment that values your work-life balance and helps you perform at your best.
On the job training, leadership programs, collaboration with leading experts – excellence is built into your career development whether you are just starting out as an apprentice or are an experienced professional.
We’re united by trust, camaraderie and a shared ambition to lead the world in our field. It helps that we’re nice people too.
See your contribution, making real change as breakthrough technology and intelligence solutions reshape the landscape for our customers.
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This program was created to assist in the employment, transition, education, and development of wounded warriors. Through mentoring, partnership, education, and leadership, we vow to serve our veterans in the same manner they served our country. WIP provides mission-centered work that gives wounded warriors the opportunity to contribute, providing a path for career progression.
Camo to Corporate underpins all of our military recruiting and veteran efforts. We participate in annual career workshops and partner with VA employment reps to identify opportunities for vets at BAE Systems. We’re also proud members of Joining Forces, the Veteran Jobs Mission and Hiring our Heroes - initiatives focused on helping vets and their spouses find meaningful careers.
Meet Our Veterans
All of my co-workers have been very helpful with my transition into the company and in my training as a Common Missile Warning Systems technician. The camaraderie of the other WIP employees has also been instrumental in my transition out of the Marine Corps.
Retired Cpl. J. Munoz
Operating Enduring Freedom