• Research, Development, Test, and Evaluation (RDT&E) Program Senior Consultant

    Job Locations US-IL-Scott AFB
    Posted Date 1 month ago(10/30/2018 4:57 PM)
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  • Overview

    LMI is a not-for-profit government consulting firm, dedicated exclusively to advancing the management of the government. As a not-for-profit company, we deliver the best value for the government dollar as all revenues are directed to our mission of advancing government rather than to delivering shareholder value. We operate completely free of political and commercial bias, and we are entirely aligned with the goals of our clients. Our clients value our not-for-profit status and specialized services in logistics, intelligence, homeland security, health care, and energy and environment markets. We believe government can make a difference, and we seek talented, hardworking people who share that conviction.


    Participate on a RDT&E program contractor team providing technical and program management support to the Unites States Transportation Command (USTRANSCOM) Strategic Plans, Policy, and Logistics Directorate.  Responsible for the development of technical (maturity, research goals and methods, prototyping) and programmatic (project design) knowledge for promising new capabilities. Duties may include:

    • Provide technical assistance and program management support to the USTRANSCOM RDT&E Program
    • Research identified technology capability gaps to explore and exploit technologies that increase the responsiveness, efficiency and effectiveness of the JDDE
    • Participate in identifying, developing, selecting and executing Emerging Capabilities and Prototyping (EC&P) projects (e.g. Joint Capability Technology Demonstrations (JCTDs), Enabling Technologies (ETs), Emerging Capability Technology Demonstrations (ECTDs), Quick Reaction Special Projects (QSRPs), etc.) that address Joint Deployment and Distribution Enterprise (JDDE) operational and technical challenges
    • Drafting supporting documentation for planning, programming and budgeting processes, to include providing supporting documentation for decision-making/resourcing processes
    • Provide RDT&E project oversight, transition assistance and support demonstration/testing/assessment planning, execution and results analysis documentation
    • Provide project execution in the form of RDT&E candidate and program reviews, financial execution, budgetary analysis, investment plan creation, RDT&E program presentations (e.g., Distinguished Visitors, Congress, S&T Forums), maintain currency of USTRANSCOM RDT&E website, and engagement with applicable national/service labs, agencies, academia and industry
    • Assist the RDT&E Program Director’s participation in and leveraging of other DoD RDT&E programs
    • Monitor and coordinate with the RDT&E project program managers, technical leads, collaboration partners and USTRANSCOM Budget/Finance (TCJ8-BH) on the status of assigned projects

    Assist in preparation and of PowerPoint presentations, process summary reports, meeting minutes/ notes, and other program documentation.


    • Bachelor’s degree in data science, mathematics, statistics, economics/finance, computer science, engineering, or other related business or quantitative discipline is desired.
    • Information Technology (IT)/Data Analytics proficiency/experience desired.
    • Project Management Professional (PMP) Project Management Institute training, acquisition, and/or RDT&E project management experience/certifications desired.
    • DoD and/or USTRANSCOM experience leading/managing large technology programs including collaborating with DoD, industry, academia, and other government agencies preferred.
    • Must be proficient using Microsoft Office tools
    • Must be able to lead and collaborate with others in project team-oriented environment, communicate complex analyses verbally and in writing, and develop innovative approaches to solving technical challenges.
    • Must be available for occasional travel.

    For this position, LMI will only consider applicants with a minimum of a SECRET clearance as granted by the Personnel Security Management Office-Industry (PSMO-I).


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