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INTELLIGENCE ANALYST – SR. LEVEL

Posted: March 30, 2018

Virginia Beach

VA

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A Bachelor’s of Science (BS) degree from an accredited college or university in an engineering, scientific, or technical discipline, or ten (10) years of a demonstrated and established knowledge base and subject matter expertise relevant to specific technical disciplines of the SOW, including the qualifications below.

In addition, ten (10) years professional systems engineering experience with a DoD major platform, weapon, Command and Control (C2), or fire control systems program, with five (5) years concurrent experience as a team leader performing system engineering and mission engineering efforts that include developing requirements, top level designs and system architectures for software intensive systems. This includes experience related to the identification, analysis and resolution of complex systems engineering design issues involving platform, weapon, C2, and fire control systems for Navy/Joint war fighting capabilities.

Specialized Systems Engineering Experience – Six (6) years specialized demonstrated expertise in total life cycle system development and analysis, supporting achievement of milestone decisions and concepts of operations (CONOPS) and initial design development from upper level requirements. Experience dealing with issues for a system employing Government Off- The-Shelf (GOTS) software and Commercial Off-The-Shelf (COTS) software technology. Demonstrated experience developing system integration documents for weapons systems and weapons control systems. Demonstrated experience with weapon system certification processes and requirements, specifically self-certification criteria for elements of these systems.

Senior Foreign Military Sales (FMS) Systems Engineer/Analyst

Posted: March 30, 2018

Virginia Beach

VA

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A Bachelor’s of Science (BS) degree from an accredited college or university in an engineering, scientific, or technical discipline, or ten (10) years of a demonstrated and established knowledge base and subject matter expertise relevant to specific technical disciplines of the SOW, including the qualifications below.

In addition, ten (10) years professional systems engineering experience with a DoD major platform, weapon, Command and Control (C2), or fire control systems program, with five years concurrent experience as a team leader performing system engineering and mission engineering efforts that include developing requirements, top level designs and system architectures for software intensive systems. This includes experience related to the identification, analysis and resolution of complex systems engineering design issues involving platform, weapon, C2, and fire control systems for Navy/Joint war fighting capabilities.

Specialized Foreign Military Sales (FMS) Experience – Six (6) years of specialized demonstrated expertise in total life cycle system development for a major weapon system, supporting achievement of milestone decisions and concept of operations, and initial design development from upper level requirements for Foreign Military Sales (FMS) cases. Three (3) years of experience in FMS system platform integration.

Senior Cyber Security Systems Engineer/Analyst

Posted: March 30, 2018

Virginia Beach

VA

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A Bachelor’s of Science (BS) degree from an accredited college or university in an engineering, scientific, or technical discipline, or ten (10) years of a demonstrated and established knowledge base and subject matter expertise relevant to specific technical disciplines of the SOW, including the qualifications below.

In addition, ten (10) years professional systems engineering experience with a DoD major platform, weapon, Command and Control (C2), or fire control systems program, with five (5)years concurrent experience as a team leader performing system engineering and mission engineering efforts that include developing requirements, top level designs and system architectures for software intensive systems. This includes experience related to the identification, analysis and resolution of complex systems engineering design issues involving platform, weapon, C2, and fire control systems for Navy/Joint war fighting capabilities.

Specialized Cyber-Security Systems Engineering Experience - Six (6) years specialized experience in preparing and submitting documentation for obtaining Navy/DoD security accreditation and authorization (A&A) of major weapon systems. Five (5) years of this experience directing and leading efforts to obtain A&A of the weapon systems via Risk Management Framework (RMF) or predecessor processes. As per Department of Defense (DoD).

Directive 8570, this position shall require Information Assurance Management (IAM) Level I certification or higher. This position shall also require an IT-1 level clearance.

Senior Command, Control, Communications, Computers, and Information (C4I) Systems Engineer/Analyst

Posted: March 30, 2018

Virginia Beach

VA

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A Bachelor’s of Science (BS) degree from an accredited college or university in an engineering, scientific, or technical discipline, or ten (10) years of a demonstrated and established knowledge base and subject matter expertise relevant to specific technical disciplines of the SOW, including the qualifications below.

In addition, ten (10) years professional systems engineering experience with a DoD major platform, weapon, Command and Control (C2), or fire control systems program, with five (5) years concurrent experience as a team leader performing system engineering and mission engineering efforts that include developing requirements, top level designs and system architectures for software intensive systems. This includes experience related to the identification, analysis and resolution of complex systems engineering design issues involving platform, weapon, C2, and fire control systems for Navy/Joint war fighting capabilities.

Specialized Command, Control, Communications, Computers, and Information (C4I) Systems Experience - Six (6) years of specialized progressive experience with a demonstrated technical background in the identification, tracking, and presenting of C4I issues and alternatives to the Navy and DOD community, testing shipboard and in a laboratory, and participating in meetings and forums regarding the development and implementation of ship inter- and intra- communications supporting a major weapon system. Direct experience with SPAWAR weapon system certification and integration is desired.

Senior Logistics Engineer/Analyst

Posted: March 30, 2018

Virginia Beach

VA

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A Bachelor’s of Science (BS) degree from an accredited college or university in an engineering, scientific, or technical discipline; or eight (8) years of demonstrated subject matter expertise in the discipline of logistics functions and applications, including the qualifications below; or US Naval operational experience at the E7 level or higher.

In addition, ten (10) years professional or operational experience in developing logistics support requirements and applicable documentation for a major DOD weapon systems program that employs the use of GOTS and COTS products. This includes five (5) years of concurrent experience in logistics management concepts, policies, systems, and practices in order to provide extensive analysis of current and future logistics infrastructure.

Ability to develop logistic support requirements, identify and establish linkage between functions and tasks common to multiple organizational missions. Professional or operational experience in developing logistics support requirements and applicable documentation. Six (6) years of concurrent experience, demonstrated for current Navy weapons systems programs in performing logistics management functions involving the development of training products, sparing allocation, and embedded help/training for a major weapon control system.

Senior Software Test Engineer/Analyst

Posted: March 30, 2018

Virginia Beach

VA

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A Bachelor’s of Science (BS) degree from an accredited college or university in an engineering, scientific, or technical discipline, or fifteen (15) years of demonstrated and established knowledge base and subject matter expertise relevant to specific technical disciplines of the SOW.

Ten (10) years of experience (may be concurrent with the 15 years of experience referenced above) with real time Weapon Systems development or test and evaluation. Experience with test and evaluation strategies, and statistical analysis of data and engineering tools. Demonstrated understanding of concepts related to software performance testing and methods of software test design. Experience with process development, management and implementation (such as the Software Engineering Institutes Capability maturity Model Integration process). Experience with Configuration Management (CM) processes and Configuration Control Board (CCB) support. Experience with the use of simulations in a test environment.

Specialized Software Test experience - Six (6) years of concurrent progressive experience with a demonstrated technical background in planning, conducting, analyzing, and reporting system or software testing for real time software intensive weapon systems. Experience shall include capability in one or more of the following areas: software module level testing; system level testing; functional level testing; or software integration. Experience shall also include software requirements trace tools (e.g., DOORS) and experience with LINUX.

Specialized Test Analysis experience - Five (5) years concurrent progressive experience with a demonstrated technical background in: Tomahawk Weapon System (TWS)/ Tactical Tomahawk Weapon Control System (TTWCS).

Senior Systems Test Analyst

Posted: March 30, 2018

Virginia Beach

VA

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Ten (10) years of System Test experience in real time Weapon Systems. Experience with Configuration Management (CM) processes and Configuration Control Board (CCB) support including performing requirements traceability.

Specialized Test Analysis experience - Five (5) years concurrent progressive experience with a demonstrated technical background in: Tomahawk Weapon System (TWS)/ Tactical Tomahawk Weapon Control System (TTWCS); Five (5) years concurrent experience in Vertical Launching System (VLS).

Senior Systems Test Engineer

Posted: March 30, 2018

Virginia Beach

VA

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A Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university in an engineering, scientific or technical discipline.

Ten (10) years of System Test experience in real time Weapon Systems development or test and evaluation. Experience with test and evaluation strategies, statistical analysis of data and engineering tools. Demonstrated understanding of concepts related to system performance testing and methods of system test design. Experience with process development, management and implementation (such as the Software Engineering Institutes Capability maturity Model Integration process). Experience with Configuration Management (CM) processes and Configuration Control Board (CCB) support. Experience with the use of simulations in a test environment.

Specialized Test Engineering experience - Five (5) years concurrent progressive experience with a demonstrated technical background in: Tomahawk Weapon System (TWS)/Tactical Tomahawk Weapon Control System (TTWCS).

Principal Systems Engineer/Analyst

Posted: March 30, 2018

Virginia Beach

VA

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A Bachelor’s of Science (BS) degree from an accredited college or university in an engineering, scientific, or technical discipline, or ten (10) years of a demonstrated and established knowledge base and subject matter expertise relevant to specific technical disciplines of the SOW, including the qualifications below.

In addition, ten (10) years professional systems engineering experience with a DoD major platform, weapon, Command and Control (C2), or fire control systems program, with five (5) years concurrent experience as a team leader performing system engineering and mission engineering efforts that include developing requirements, top level designs and system architectures for software intensive systems. This includes experience related to the identification, analysis and resolution of complex systems engineering design issues involving platform, weapon, C2, and fire control systems for Navy/Joint war fighting capabilities.

Specialized Systems Engineering Experience – Five (5) years specialized demonstrated expertise in total life cycle system development and analysis, supporting achievement of milestone decisions and concepts of operations (CONOPS) and initial design development from upper level requirements. Experience dealing with issues for a system employing Government Off- The-Shelf (GOTS) software and Commercial Off-The-Shelf (COTS) software technology. Demonstrated experience developing system integration documents for weapons systems and weapons control systems. Demonstrated experience with weapon system certification processes and requirements, specifically self-certification criteria for elements of these systems.

Principal Cyber Security Systems Engineer/Analyst

Posted: March 30, 2018

Virginia Beach

VA

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A Bachelor’s of Science (BS) degree from an accredited college or university in an engineering, scientific, or technical discipline, or ten (10) years of a demonstrated and established knowledge base and subject matter expertise relevant to specific technical disciplines of the SOW, including the qualifications below.

In addition, ten (10) years professional systems engineering experience with a DoD major platform, weapon, Command and Control (C2), or fire control systems program, with five years concurrent experience as a team leader performing system engineering and mission engineering efforts that include developing requirements, top level designs and system architectures for software intensive systems. This includes experience related to the identification, analysis and resolution of complex systems engineering design issues involving platform, weapon, C2, and fire control systems for Navy/Joint war fighting capabilities.

Specialized Cyber-Security Systems Engineering Experience - Five (5) years specialized experience in preparing and submitting documentation for obtaining Navy/DoD security accreditation and authorization (A&A) of major weapon systems. Five (5) years of this experience directing and leading efforts to obtain A&A of the weapon systems via Risk Management Framework (RMF) or predecessor processes. As per Department of Defense (DoD) Directive 8570, this position shall require Information Assurance Management (IAM) Level I certification or higher. This position shall also require an IT-1 level clearance.

Principal Logistics Engineer/Analyst

Posted: March 30, 2018

Virginia Beach

VA

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A Bachelor’s of Science (BS) degree from an accredited college or university in an engineering, scientific, or technical discipline; or eight (8) years of demonstrated subject matter expertise in the discipline of logistics functions and applications, including the qualifications below; or US Naval operational experience at the E7 level or higher.

In addition, ten (10) years professional or operational experience in developing logistics support requirements and applicable documentation for a major DOD weapon systems program that employs the use of GOTS and COTS products. This includes five (5) years of concurrent experience in logistics management concepts, policies, systems, and practices in order to provide extensive analysis of current and future logistics infrastructure. Ability to develop logistic support requirements, identify and establish linkage between functions and tasks common to multiple organizational missions. Professional or operational experience in developing logistics support requirements and applicable documentation. Five (5) years of concurrent experience, demonstrated for current Navy programs such as Tomahawk, in performing logistics management functions involving the development of training products, sparing allocation, and embedded help/training for a major weapon control system.

Principal Systems Test Engineer

Posted: March 30, 2018

Virginia Beach

VA

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A Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university in an engineering, scientific or technical discipline.

Nine (9) years of System Test experience in real time Weapon Systems development or test and evaluation. Experience with test and evaluation strategies, statistical analysis of data and engineering tools. Demonstrated understanding of concepts related to system performance testing and methods of system test design. Experience with process development, management and implementation (such as the Software Engineering Institutes Capability maturity Model Integration process). Experience with Configuration Management (CM) processes and Configuration Control Board (CCB) support. Experience with the use of simulations in a test environment.

Specialized Test Engineering experience - Five (5) years concurrent progressive experience with a demonstrated technical background in: Tomahawk Weapon System (TWS)/Tactical Tomahawk Weapon Control System (TTWCS).

Journeyman Systems Engineer/Analyst

Posted: March 30, 2018

Virginia Beach

VA

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A Bachelor’s of Science (BS) degree from an accredited college or university in an engineering, scientific, or technical discipline, or four (4) years of a demonstrated knowledge base and subject matter expertise relevant to specific technical disciplines of the SOW, including the qualifications below; or US Naval operational experience at the E7 level or higher.

In addition, five (5) years of engineering experience with a DoD major weapon and/or fire control systems program. Experience in concept definition, Department of Defense Architecture Framework (DoDAF)-compliant architecture development, requirements definition, and initial and detailed system design activities.

Systems engineering experience focused on requirements development and management of software systems. This includes experience related to the identification, analysis, and documentation of complex systems involving DOD weapon and/or fire control systems. Two (2) years of concurrent experience with Navy surface or submarine shipboard weapons and/or fire control systems to include current Navy programs such as Tomahawk or other related missile and weapon control systems. One Engineer/Analyst experienced with engineering tools such as DOORS, Change Synergy, and System Architect.

Specialized Systems Engineering Experience – Three (3) years specialized demonstrated expertise in total life cycle system development and analysis, supporting achievement of milestone decisions and CONOPS and initial design development from upper level requirements. Experience dealing with issues for a system employing GOTS software and COTS software technology.

Demonstrated experience developing system design/system integration documents for weapons systems and weapons control systems to include Engineering Change Proposals (ECP), Interface Change Requests (ICD), Interface Design Specifications (IDS), and Weapon Specifications (WS). Demonstrated experience with weapon system certification processes and requirements, specifically self-certification criteria for elements of these systems.

Demonstrated technical background in the identification, tracking, and presenting of command, control, communications, computers, and information (C4I) issues and alternatives to the weapons control systems community.

Journeyman Cyber Security Systems Engineer/Analyst

Posted: March 30, 2018

Virginia Beach

VA

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A Bachelor’s of Science (BS) degree from an accredited college or university in an engineering, scientific, or technical discipline, or four (4) years of a demonstrated and established knowledge base and subject matter expertise relevant to specific technical disciplines of the SOW, including the qualifications below; or US Naval operational experience at the E7 level or higher.

In addition, five (5) years professional systems engineering experience with a DoD major platform, weapon, Command and Control (C2), or fire control systems program, with five (5) years concurrent experience as a team leader performing system engineering and mission engineering efforts that include developing requirements, top level designs and system architectures for software intensive systems. This includes experience related to the identification, analysis and resolution of complex systems engineering design issues involving platform, weapon, C2, and fire control systems for Navy/Joint warfighting capabilities.

Specialized Cyber-Security Systems Engineering Experience - Three(3) years generalized cyber-security experience in preparing and submitting documentation for obtaining Navy/DoD security A&A of major weapon systems. Two (2) years of this experience supporting engineering efforts to obtain the A&A of the weapon systems via RMF or predecessor processes. As per DoD Directive 8570, this position shall require IAM level I certification or higher. This position shall also require an IT-1 level clearance.

Journeyman Logistics Engineer/Analyst

Posted: March 30, 2018

Virginia Beach

VA

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A Bachelor’s of Science (BS) degree from an accredited college or university in an engineering, scientific, or technical discipline; or four (4) years of demonstrated subject matter expertise in the discipline of logistics functions and applications, including the qualifications below; or US Naval operational experience at the E4 level or higher.

Additionally, five (5) years professional or operational experience in developing logistics support requirements for a DOD major weapon, combat, and/or fire control systems program that employs the use of GOTS and COTS products. Three (3) years of concurrent experience performing logistics management functions involving the development of training products, sparing allocation, and embedded help/training for a major weapon, combat, and/or fire control system.

Journeyman Technical Specialist

Posted: March 30, 2018

Virginia Beach

VA

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Five (5) years of work-related experience demonstrating a technical understanding and ability to prepare complex and detailed technical documents and reports; OR, three (3) years of specialized experience in: financial planning, budgeting and execution of project funds for allocation purposes; integrated management schedule (IMS) development and tracking for planning and budgeting; coordination of task planning, schedule development and task execution for Navy programs and projects.

Skill set requires demonstrating both a comprehensive knowledge of software applications and best business practices along with a high degree of skill in applying software functions necessary to prepare complex and detailed documents utilizing the Microsoft (MS) Office suite of products. Experience in processing complex and lengthy technical reports that include tables, graphs, charts, or multiple columns, participating in Technical Progress and Design Reviews and program technical meetings, and providing status and inputs to technical reports, white papers and meetings.

Journeyman Software Engineer

Posted: March 30, 2018

Virginia Beach

VA

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A Bachelor’s of Science (BS) degree from an accredited college or university in an engineering, scientific, or technical discipline. Five (5) years of professional experience providing software engineering for analysis, design, development, test, and maintenance of software and database models.

Specialized Software Engineering experience – Three (3) years of concurrent progressive experience with a demonstrated technical background in developing programs in higher level computer languages, such as FORTRAN, C, C++, Java, PERL, Oracle, Structured Query Language (SQL), CMS2, Pascal, and Pro*C hosted on both Unix/Linux and Microsoft systems; and using structured programming methods, Program Design Languages (PDLs), Agile Software development process, Modular Software design, ANSI C++ and Java applications in a networked LINUX environment, personal computers in Windows environment; and developing software in a multi-threaded/multi-process environment.

Journeyman Software Test Engineer

Posted: March 30, 2018

Virginia Beach

VA

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A Bachelor’s of Science (BS) degree from an accredited college or university in an engineering, scientific, or technical discipline.

Five (5) years of experience with test and evaluation strategies, statistical analysis of data and engineering tools. Demonstrated understanding of concepts related to software performance testing and methods of software test design. Experience with process development, management and implementation (such as the Software Engineering Institutes Capability maturity Model Integration process). Experience with Configuration Management (CM) processes and Configuration Control Board (CCB) support. Experience with the use of simulations in a test environment.

Specialized Software Test experience - Three (3) years of concurrent progressive experience with a demonstrated technical background in planning, conducting, analyzing, and reporting system or software testing for real time software intensive weapon systems. Experience shall include capability in one or more of the following areas: software module level testing; system level testing; functional level testing; or software integration. Experience shall also include software requirements trace tools (e.g., DOORS).

Journeyman Systems Test Engineer

Posted: March 30, 2018

Virginia Beach

VA

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A Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university in an engineering, scientific, or technical discipline.

Five (5) years of System Test experience in real time Weapon Systems development or test and evaluation. Experience with test and evaluation strategies, statistical analysis of data, and engineering tools. Demonstrated understanding of concepts related to system performance testing and methods of system test design. Experience with process development, management and implementation (such as the Software Engineering Institutes Capability maturity Model Integration process). Experience with Configuration Management (CM) processes and Configuration Control Board (CCB) support. Experience with the use of simulations in a test environment.

Specialized Test Engineering experience - Three (3) years concurrent experience in: Tomahawk Weapon System (TWS) /Tactical Tomahawk Weapon Control System (TTWCS).

Journeyman Systems Test Analyst

Posted: March 30, 2018

Virginia Beach

VA

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Five (5) years of System Test experience in real time Weapon Systems. Familiarization with Configuration Management (CM) processes and Configuration Control Board (CCB) support including performing requirements traceability.

Specialized Test Engineering experience - Three (3) years concurrent experience in: Tomahawk Weapon System (TWS)/Tactical Tomahawk Weapon System (TTWCS).

Junior Systems Engineer

Posted: March 30, 2018

Virginia Beach

VA

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A Bachelor’s of Science (BS) degree from an accredited college or university in an engineering, scientific, or technical discipline.

Junior Software Engineer

Posted: March 30, 2018

Virginia Beach

VA

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A Bachelor’s of Science (BS) degree from an accredited college or university in an engineering, scientific, or technical discipline.

Junior Test Engineer

Posted: March 30, 2018

Virginia Beach

VA

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A Bachelor's of Science (BS) degree from an accredited college or university in an engineering, scientific, or technical discipline.

Junior Analyst

Posted: March 30, 2018

Virginia Beach

VA

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Three (3) years of fleet operational weapons systems experience or two (2) years general experience in an engineering environment related to Computer Science, Mathematics, Physical Science, Operations Research, Statistics, Information Systems, Electrical or Software Engineering.

Company Details

  • Legal Business Name:
    INTERNATIONAL PREPAREDNESS ASSOCIATES, INC.
  • DUNS:
    798235599
  • CAGE:
    4RBN5
  • Status:
    SDVOSB
  • Doing Business As (DBA):
    I P A

IPA NAICS Codes

  • 541618
    Management Consulting Services (Primary)
  • 541330
    Engineering Services
  • 611430
    Professional and Management Development
  • 928110
    National Security
  • 928120
    International Affairs

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