Provides subject matter expertise, analysis, strategic advice, and technical guidance to support project execution, business and technical operations, strategic initiatives, workforce development, business improvement, or as required to support complex technical and organizational tasks.
Provides advanced technical knowledge and analysis of highly specialized applications and operational environments, functional systems analysis, design, integration, documentation, training, and implementation advice on complex problems that require expert level knowledge of the subject matter for effective implementation.
Qualifications and/or particular expertise are exceptional and/or highly unique and may include various digital innovation or disruptive technology areas (e.g., block chain, quantum computing, internet of things, artificial intelligence, machine learning, and robotics process automation).
This level of expertise may be applied to multiple technology areas and will be used in unique applications that warrant specialized expertise not otherwise found in this list of labor category requirements.
Education:Position requires an MS degree from an ABET accredited college or university in Engineering disciplines include: Aerospace, Chemical/Process, Civil, Communications/Telecommunications, Computer, Cybersecurity, Electrical, Electromechanical, Engineering management, Engineering mechanics, Industrial, Information engineering, General, Human Factors Engineering, Environmental, Industrial, Manufacturing, Materials, Mechanical, Naval Architecture and Marine, Nuclear and Radiological, Software, Systems; Computing disciplines include: Computer Science, Cybersecurity, Data Science, Informational Systems, Information Technology; or Applied/Natural Sciences include: Environmental Science; Environmental, Health and Safety; Industrial and Quality Management; Safety. Accredited Scientist Degrees (MS) include: Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, Environmental, Physical Science, or a related scientific discipline.
ALLOWABLE SUBSTITUTION: A BS degree from an accredited college or university in Engineering, Mathematics, Physics, or a related scientific discipline and an additional four (4) years of recent and relevant experience may be substituted for an MS degree. Any years of experience used to substitute degrees must be in addition to the required minimum of ten (10) years to meet the “Experience” requirements below, requiring a total of fourteen (14) years of experience.
Experience: Has at least ten (10) years of recent and relevant experience in an engineering position, three (3) of which must be directly related to naval systems utilizing specialized skills, training, certification and experience performing work related to a specific area in the functional description. Must have demonstrated knowledge or skills in specialized area of technical/engineering expertise directly applicable to a technical area, discipline or product that supports the mission and relevant to a specific military or technical application. Areas relevant to technical application may include specialization in cutting edge equipment/software/tools, modeling and simulation techniques and technical processes, cybersecurity or aeromechanical technical domain which supports flight safety analysis and determination including such as AFSEO, FAA or equivalent flight certification.