SRA International, Inc., A CSRA Company Test Engineer – CBP BI, DHS EOD, or TS/SCI required in Crystal City, Virginia

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Job Family:

Engineering & Sciences

Job Description:

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 Crystal City, 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:

  • Must be a US citizen

  • DHS Customs and Border Protection (CBP) suitability clearance (or ability to obtain)

  • 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 programing, planning, acquisition, requirements or test

  • Strong capability in Microsoft Excel Experience in industry or federal projects

  • Ability to travel to remote CONUS areas

  • Excellent technical writing skills

It would be great if you also had: Experience with surveillance technologies

  • DoD Top Secret clearance or Top Secret SCI

  • 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 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.


CSRA is tomorrow’s thinking, today. To “Think Next. Now.” is to imagine a better future and to deliver it, today. For our customers, our partners, and ultimately, all the people our mission touches, CSRA is realizing the promise of technology to change the world through next-generation thinking and meaningful results.

We understand that our customers' missions require new methods and imaginative thinking. We bring together government IT professionals, emerging technologies, and the brightest, cutting-edge advisors in the industry to deliver a broad range of innovative, next-generation IT solutions and professional services to help our customers modernize their legacy systems, protect their networks and assets, and improve the effectiveness and efficiency of mission-critical functions for our warfighters and our citizens.

Everywhere you look, CSRA is there. We’re in our nation’s infrastructure, in training and education, in cyber security, in serving veterans who served us—and, so much more. Take some time to learn more about CSRA. You might be surprised to learn how we touch your life.

We are a company of 18,000+ smart, talented individuals, yet we enjoy a start-up culture that inspires us to make a difference while delivering results in this rapidly evolving world. Join our team and use your skills and expertise to support the safety, security, health and well-being of the nation.