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  • director, operational test and evaluation

    Principal staff assistant and senior advisor to the Secretary of Defense (SECDEF) on operational test and evaluation (OT&E) and Live Fire Test and Evaluation (LFT&E) in the DoD. DOT&E is responsible for issuing DoD OT&E and LFT&E policy and procedures, reviewing and analyzing the results of OT&E conducted for each Major Defense Acquisition Program (MDAP) and LFT&E for covered systems, providing independent assessments to the SECDEF, the Under Secretary of Defense for Acquisition and Sustainment ([USD(A&S]), and Congress on OT&E and LFT&E, making budgetary and financial recommendations to the SECDEF regarding OT&E and LFT&E, and overseeing major DoD acquisition programs to ensure OT&E and LFT&E is adequate to confirm operational effectiveness and suitability of the defense system for combat use.

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