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Test Engineer, Systems


SAIC is seeking an experienced Test Engineer, Systems to provide scientific analysis and test planning support for the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Countering Weapons of Mass Destruction (CWMD) Office. The primary responsibilities of this position are to author Analysis Plans, Test Plans, and Test Reports. These responsibilities require the application of analytical, statistical, and systems engineering skills and knowledge of radiation detection systems.



  • Collaborating with DHS components to plan and execute test events.

  • Authoring technical documents which clearly detail test event analysis methods, test procedures, and reporting of results.

  • Identifying, tracking, and managing both schedules and risks within the CWMD testing process.

  • Developing test and analysis tools which accurately and efficiently process and display data meaningfully.

  • Using statistical design of experiment methods to develop test plans and procedures.

  • Supporting development of test briefs, daily reports, and summary reports.

  • Identifying and executing test process improvement strategies.

  • Travel to support test events.


  • Bachelor’s degree in a technical or scientific field

  • 5 years of combined experience in systems engineering process management.

  • 6 years of combined data analysis experience in test and evaluation or related field (system engineering, data analytics, test documentation development, data mining, and/or modeling and simulation).

  • Possess or able to qualify for a DOD security clearance.

  • Able to obtain DHS suitability.

  • Basic knowledge of radiological/nuclear material detectors.

  • Able to use analytical/statistical tools to optimize test designs, determine sample sizes, and model performance.

  • Can analyze large amounts of test data and display results in a meaningful way (graphics, tables, diagrams, etc.).

  • Experience using common analysis/visual software suites and programming languages. Examples include but are not limited to MATLAB, LabVIEW, MS-Excel, Command Line Interfaces, SQL, and Python.

  • Able to work both independently and within dynamic team environments.

  • Able to lead multiple people in dynamic team environments.

  • Excellent written, communication, presentation, and technical skills.

  • Can travel to provide on-site test support.

Desired Qualifications


  • Interdisciplinary knowledge or research experience in ChemBio.

  • Ability to implement current analytical techniques to conduct research and development studies

  • Oversee ChemBio testing to ensure compliance of all testing performed.

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