Elucidation Concepts

Bringing Clarity to Your Vision

Why Us

We have over 25 years of proven system engineering, systems integration, and formal T&E expertise in supporting large-scale programs. We have provided project management and technical leadership to 30+ person I&T teams to include day to day activities and preparing for and conduct of formal T&E Activities. We have written test plans, reports, prepared readiness reviews and maintained test schedules. Our unique and strategic partnerships allow us to provide depth so we can bring this same level of expertise to any of our new customers.

System engineering, system integration and formal T&E activities are our specialty. Let us assist you by managing those areas of your program.

Our Services

How Can We Help You?

We are a Minority-Veteran Owned Small Business (VOSB) defense contractor that provides System Engineering, System Integration Testing, Test Management, and Test & Evaluation (T&E) technical services to the federal government under our primary NAIC code 541330. 

Each of our Subject Matter Experts (SMEs) have over 20 years of proven system engineering, acquisition support, systems integration, development, and T&E expertise in supporting large-scale programs.

They have documented and briefed acquisition strategies & plans, integration, and test strategies (utilizing Agile, DevOps and traditional waterfall methodologies), test & evaluation reports, readiness reviews, test schedules and have conducted numerous formal test events (i.e., Development Test & Evaluation – DT&E, Independent Verification & Validation – IV&V and Operational Acceptance – OA).

System Engineering

  • Acquisition planning, strategy, and Program documentation
  • Facilitate & Tailor Systems Engineering Processes
  • Development of Concepts of Operations (CONOP)
  • Development of Capabilities, Scenarios & User Stories
  • Requirements Management,derivation, allocation, and sell off
  • Requirement mapping (RTM)
  • Risk Identification and Mitigation
  • Schedules

System integration Testing

  • Agile Test Methodologies
    • Continuous Integration
    • DevOps
    • Behavior Driven Development
  • Integration and Development Test
    • Test automation
    • Integration Strategy & Plan(s)
    • Governance Documentation
    • Integration Plans, Schedules, Test Case(s), Execution, and Reports
    • Requirements Verification Test Matrix (RVTM)
    • Technical or Required Performance Measures Testing

Test & Evaluation

  • Test and Evaluation Master Plan (TEMP)
  • Test Readiness Reviews (TRR)
  • Out-briefs & Test Reports
  • Development Test & Evaluation (DT&E)
  • Independent Verification & Validation (IV&V)
  • Operational Acceptance (OA)
  • Initial Operational Test & Evaluation (IOT&E)
  • Full Operational Capability (FOC)

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Elucidation Concepts - bringing clarity to your vision​

Elucidation Concepts, LLC was formed in 2008 and operated as a consulting company assisting with placement of personnel, developing management strategies, and installing & configuring hardware/software solution for its clients. 

In 2015, the company decided to expand, and established ourselves as a Minority-Veteran Owned Small Business (VOSB) and began building strategic partnership within the Intelligence Community (IC). 

Our core competencies now include System Engineering, Systems Integration Testing, Test Management and Test & Evaluation (T&E). 

At the helm of our leadership team is Ray Baldon, Sr. System Engineer & President. Ray’s multiyear success in Test Management leadership supporting the Net Centric Capability Program thru 5 Increments in both development and formal T&E activities places him as an expert in test management for large scale, ACAT-1 programs. 

Other members of the team have held positions as Sr. System engineers supporting different programs as Test Managers, Development & Operational Test Directors, and Lead Testers.

Mission & Vision

Our mission and vision are to be the most reliable and trusted provider of Systems Engineering, System Integration and Test & Evaluation services. We will listen, act with integrity, be accountable for our services/staff and strive to deliver outstanding performance to our customers.


Our values are interwoven with our belief in operating with integrity, being accountable for our services and actions, delivering high quality products to our customers, and managing the best cleared staff to support our customer’s evolving needs.

Vendor Info


  • 541330: Planning and designing computer systems that integrate computer hardware, software, and communication technologies, even though such establishments may provide custom software as an integral part of their services—are classified in U.S. Industry 541412, Computer Systems Design Services.
  • 541511: Computer software analysis and design services.
  • 541512: Computer software, systems integration analysis & design consulting & Systems Integration design consulting & services.
  • 541611: Gen management & Strategic Planning consulting services.
  • 541990: All Other Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services.


  • DUNS Number: 828170758
  • SIC Number: 8748
  • CAGE Code: 7BU84
  • FEIN: 26-3081669
Veteran Owned

Our Partners

Forming Strategic Alliances to Support Our Customers