Test Logistics Support Officer

  • SAIC, Inc
  • Warren, MI, USA
  • Nov 10, 2020

Job Description


SAIC is looking for a Test Logistics Support Officer to join our team in Warren, MI.


NOTE: This position is temporarily work from home / remote / virtual work as part of a virtual team due to COVID-19.  Will possibly return to the office after COVID-19 threat has passed.


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Key member of a dynamic team in the development and demonstration of the Next Generation Combat Vehicle for the Army.

Specific tasks include:

  • Plan, determine, coordinate, and evaluate Logistic status/readiness of test site sustainment requirements and takes corrective action for existing or unforeseen problems

  • Identify, plan, coordinate and execute all support for test site activities to include but not limited to: Torch Party/ADVON, Reception, Staging, Onward movement – Integration (RSO-I), preparation and recovery activities

  • Identify, plan, coordinate and execute the security, movement and storage of all test assets/equipment.

  • Communicate program requirements to host Army unit/agencies 

  • Provide initial Concept of Support and amend as needed for changes at the test site

  • Coordinate and track contacted shipment of test assets and vehicles

  • Coordinate and execute at supporting test site with Army unit/agencies and local contacted support

  • Coordinate and support movement operations at test site 

  • Provide Class IX maintenance support options/guidance

  • Manage and report on test site inventory management 

  • Provide logistics guidance to Unit/Host location support agreements

  • Interface with test site logistics support agencies, supporting unit and local service vendors for contracted life support activities 

  • Provide logistics considerations for the program Concept of Operation (CONOP), Deliberate Risk Assessment Worksheet (DRAW), Communication Plan, Resources/Logistics Plan and Safety/Security Plan.

  • Status the usage of test assets/resources (vehicles, fuel use and mileages).


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  • Bachelors and six (6) years or more of related experience; OR Masters and four (4) years or more experience; OR PhD and 0 years related experience

The successful candidate will have the following experience:

  • Strong grasp of military operations and US Army supply chain, maintenance and transportation logistics processes

  • Collaboration and coordination experience with multi-agency representatives and staffs of Department of Defense agencies

  • Must be a US Citizen and have the ability to obtain Government Secret Security Clearance

  • Strong work ethic, attention to detail and organizational skills with an ability to prioritize

  • Strong oral and written communication skills

  • Proficient in Windows XP, Microsoft Office and SharePoint applications