senior scientific technical managers
(1) Establishment .— There is hereby established in each STRL, each facility of the Major Range and Test Facility Base, and the Defense Test Resource Management Center a category of senior professional scientific and technical positions, the incumbents of which shall be designated as “senior scientific technical managers” and which shall be positions classified above GS–15 of the General Schedule, notwithstanding section 5108(a) of title 5 . The primary functions of such positions shall be— (A) to engage in research and development in the physical, biological, medical, or engineering sciences, or another field closely related to the mission of such STRL, of such facility of the Major Range and Test Facility Base, or the Defense Test Resource Management Center; and (B) to carry out technical supervisory responsibilities.
10 USC § 2358a(d)(1)
None identified, default scope is assumed to be the parent (chapter 139) of this section.