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Acquisition Program Test and Evaluation Specialist, Senior

Fort Walton Beach, FL 32548
Acquisition Program Test and Evaluation Specialist, Senior


Eglin Air Force Base

Fort Walton Beach, Florida


HX5 is an award-winning provider of engineering, research and development, and technical services to clients such as NASA and the Department of Defense. Founded in 2004, HX5 is a fast-growing veteran- and woman-owned company with locations nationwide.


HX5 is currently seeking an Acquisition Program Test and Evaluation Specialist to join our team at Eglin Air Force Base in Fort Walton Beach, Florida within the Direct Attack Division, AFLCMC/EBD. This division consists of the Massive Ordnance Penetrator (MOP), BLU-120, Joint Programmable Fuze (JPF), Hard Target Void Sensing Fuze (HTVSF), Medium Caliber Ammo, and Foreign Military Sales (FMS) of multiple assets and a number of other US and FMS air-to-ground munitions and supporting systems in various acquisition phases. Their mission is to advance combat capability through life cycle management of direct attack systems and enterprise-level air armament mission planning capabilities, integrate existing standard munitions, and launch platforms and integrate with C41 capabilities.


As an Acquisition Program Test and Evaluation Specialist, you will:

  • Provide expertise in the installation, monitoring, and functional analysis of High Explosive, Anti-Tank/Anti-Personnel, Anti-Material (HEAT/APAM) system as it relates to aircraft integration

  • Provide expertise in designing, planning, coordinating, executing and analyzing verification/validation (V/V), test and evaluation (T&E) programs, to include developing V/V and T&E strategies and documentation to verify/validate Armament Systems against performance requirements

  • May also require experience in munitions handling, loading, storage checkout, transportation, and electronic combat/weapon/aircraft compatibility issues

  • Verification tasks including analysis of resultant weapons fly-out data to analyze the accuracy of modeling and simulation results

  • Provide expertise with Interface Control Documents (ICDs) and A/C 1553 bus architecture, to include message traffic.


Education and Experience:

  • Must have one of the following combinations of education and experience:

    • AA/AS in a related field and twenty (20) years relevant experience.

    • BA/BS in a related field and fifteen (15) years relevant experience.

    • MA/MS in a related field and ten (10) years relevant experience.

  • Experience with Aircraft Integration, Interface Control Documents, and 1553 bus preferred.

  • Effective communication skills both orally and in writing.


Must be a US Citizen and successfully complete a U.S. government background investigation.


Secret Security Clearance (updated within the last 6 years)


Must be able to travel as needed (approx. 25%) and able to rent/operate rental cars while on travel.


HX5 offers a competitive salary and benefits package to include:

  • Medical/dental/vision insurance

  • 401(k) plan with company match

  • Paid holidays

  • Accrued Paid Time Off


HX5, LLC is an equal opportunity (M/F/D/V) and a Drug Free Workplace employer.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status. 


ACCESSIBILITY NOTICE: If you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the employment process due to a physical or mental disability, please send an email to: employment@hxfive.com or call (850) 362-6551.



Posted: 2020-10-21 Expires: 2020-11-20

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