Lab Optical Testing Lead

Analysis, Architecture, Development, Excel, Hardware, Laboratory, Microsoft Word, Modeling, Networking, PowerPoint, Project, Security, Testing, Validation
C2H Independent, Contract Independent, Contract W2, Contract Corp-To-Corp, C2H W2, C2H Corp-To-Corp
Work from home not available Travel not required

Job Description


By Light Professional IT Services is seeking a Executive Information Technology Consultant to provide transport hardware/software engineering support for all DOD and non-DOD interconnected communication infrastructures located world- wide. The candidate is expected to participate in regular meetings with internal program staff, teammates, and the government client on a frequent basis is expected to deliver client value for the Communications Engineering Division, Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA), which is responsible for maintaining and posturing the DOD Information Network (DODIN) transport infrastructure and capabilities. Effective leadership and communication skills are essential for working among a blended prime/subcontractor program team and developing and maintaining strong client relationships.

By Light provides a broad range of hardware, software, engineering, and IT integration services. Headquartered in Arlington, VA, we support defense, civilian, commercial, and health IT customers worldwide. We offer an excellent benefits package that includes: medical, dental, vision, life and disability insurance, paid time off, paid holidays, 401(k), and profit sharing.


* Support the OPTICAL systems integration testing and engineering support to assess and support implementing advanced and future networking technologies into the DISN
* Assist Client in certifying, assessing and validating the approved designs and proof of concept including developing design plans, test plans and implementation plan; performing the assessment and certification, developing test reports that include an analysis of results, recommendations and supporting rationale and last, but not least supporting the deployment
* Provide engineering support to the laboratory testing and validation of varying equipment configurations prior to deployment in the operational network
* Support T& E activities, proof of concept demonstrations and network design field trials
* The candidate shall have demonstrated experience authoring and updating the requested government deliverable samples below:
+ Fielding Plans
+ Configuration Guides
+ Technical Implementation Guidance Documents
+ Product Training Presentations

Required Experience/Qualifications

* Doctorate or Master's Degree in Computer Science or specific field of expertise
* DoD and/or Government program experience preferred
* 15+ years applicable progressively complex electrical/hardware engineering experience

Preferred Experience/Qualifications

* Proficiency in Microsoft Word, PowerPoint and Excel required.
* Requirements development and analysis
* System and Security Architecture development
* Network modeling, analysis, and planning
* Development of test plans, implementation plans, and project timelines
* Network troubleshooting
* Technical planning and analysis, system integration, verification and validation, cost and risk, supportability and effectiveness analyses

Special Requirements/Security Clearance

* Must possess an Active DoD Secret clearance and be eligible for Top Secret/SCI
* Some Travel May Be Required

An Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities

Department: Information Technology
Dice Id : RTX15e409
Position Id : 2621
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