The MITRE Corporation Cyber Test and Evaluation Director in McLean, Virginia
Cyber Test and Evaluation Director
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We are currently seek a Cyber Test and Evaluation Director to will work with and provide support to the NCRC Director and Deputy Director.
Designated individual to support the NCRC Director and Deputy Director on all operational test and training events, issues, and activities
Responsible for development of the NCRC Standard Operating Procedures
Provides direction and oversight to the NCRC Test Directors
Oversees the comprehensive integrated NCR Event Schedule and informs the NCRC Director regarding risks and issues
Coordinates technical and cyber requirements with the NCRC Chief Engineer
Reviews key event products – Event Focus Briefs, Event Support Plans, and Event Summary Reports
Provides oversight of customer engagement in the test and training event evolution process
Oversees the customer feedback process
Responsible for tracking event outcomes and synthesizing results to inform strategic NCR decision-making
Coordinates with the NCRC Director and Deputy Director on strategic and operational perspectives and with the NCRC Chief Engineer on technical and cyber perspectives
Coordinates across the NCRC to understand requirements and identify application and effective use of range resources to support customer requirements
Coordinates with RSDP Event Directors
Coordinates with NCR Contractor PM on scheduling, resourcing, and programmatic aspects of NCR event operations
Coordinates and integrates inputs on NCRC activities to support routine TRMC reporting including – weekly activity reports, staff meeting slides, and MITRE monthly project reports
Serves as an NCR Test Director for key, challenging, high visibility test events
Ability to work with senior leaders to explain complex technical issues shaped in a manner that supports awareness of the issue and highlights the related key decision making options.
Ability to apply problem solving techniques in a way that level sets the issue at hand and results in a methodical unbiased approach to addressing the issue and can then be communicated effectively to all stakeholders
Ability to work collaboratively in a team environment and reach consensus across a varied set of stakeholders
Ability to monitor and assess operations issues that may result in risk and subsequently identify opportunities to mitigate the risk.
Must feel comfortable working in a dynamic environment -- fastpacedas well as level setting amidst personality dynamics
Must be willing to work at the customer site, the Mark Center for at least 50% of the time
Must be willing to travel 25% of the time to Orlando, Florida.
Possess an active DoD top secret clearance and have the ability to obtain DoD TS/SCI clearance.
Masters degree in a related discipline
Possess an active DoD TS/SCI Clearance
Job Cyber Security
Primary Location United States-Virginia-McLean
This requisition requires a clearance of Top Secret
Travel Yes, 25 % of the Time
Job Posting Jul 13, 2018, 10:50:48 AM
Req ID: 00050681