Job ID: 200865
Location: WASHINGTON NAVY YARD, DC, United States
Date Posted: Feb 12, 2020
Category: Engineering and Sciences
Subcategory: Systems Engineer
Shift: Day Job
Travel: Yes, 25 % of the Time
Minimum Clearance Required: Secret
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: None
Potential for Teleworking: No
SAIC is seeking an experienced candidate to provide scientific (Chem/Bio)analysis in support of test campaign designs, planning, execution, analysis, and reporting of radiation detection systems. Critical analytical skills are necessary. Proficiency in the application of analytic methods and analysis tools is required to provide decision makers with a quantitative basis for the evaluation of radiation detectors in support of acquisition decisions. Responsibilities may include some or all of the following:
Collaborate with DHS components and National Laboratories to plan and execute test events.
Using statistical Design of Experiments methods in developing test designs.
Writing technical documents to include analysis plans, test plans, and test reports in both MS Word and LaTeX typesetting program.
Developing efficient test and analysis tools using software such as MatLab, LabVIEW, JMP, and Microsoft Office Excel.
Identifying, tracking, and managing schedules and technical risks.
Providing on-site test support.
Interact with customer representative to assist with resolving any operational or technical issues.
Identifying areas where improvements can be made and offering plans to execute those improvements.
Statistically analyzing and developing visual representation of test data using common analysis/visual software suites (e.g. MATLAB, JMP, DIAdem, Excel, etc.).
Bachelor’s degree with 8 years, Master’s degree with 6 years, or PhD with 4 years of combined work in a technical or scientific field
Interdisciplinary knowledge or research experience in Chem and/or Bio.
Experience in performing analysis on large data sets or in a test and evaluation related field (system engineering, data analysis, test documentation development, data mining, and/or modeling and simulation) or similar work experience.
Experience using analytical/statistical tools to optimize test designs, determine sample sizes, and model performance.
Ability to analyze large amounts of test data and display results in a meaningful way (graphics, tables, diagrams, etc.).
Must possess or be able to qualify for a DOD security clearance and obtain DHS suitability.
Must be able to work independently, as well as work in and/or lead multiple people in dynamic team environments.
Excellent written, communication, presentation, and technical skills.
Ability to work independently and as a team member.
Ability to travel up to 25% of the time.
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