The MITRE Corporation AFSOC EW Engineer- RWR in Ft Walton Beach, Florida

AFSOC EW Engineer- RWR

Description

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Key Function:

  • Provideaircraft defensive system, electronic warfare expertise and system engineeringsupport to the Air Force Special Operations Command (AFSOC).

  • Design andevaluate aircraft defensive systems and related electronic warfare systems forAFSOC airborne platforms.

  • Evaluate existing systems and proposed upgrades;evaluate technologies and develop acquisition/implementation and integrationstrategies that improve the Special Operations Forces (SOF) concepts andsystems in support of AFSOC forces.

Qualifications

Required Qualifications:

2 yearsor more experience with aircraft electronic warfare systems in any of thefollowing competencies:

  • Integratedself-protection equipment to include radar warning receiver and active IR/RFcountermeasures

  • External,pod-based electronic support or electronic attack systems

  • Airborneelectronic intelligence platforms (e.g., ELINT aircraft)

  • 2 yearsor more experience with aircraft aviation electronics and operational flightprograms in any of the following competencies:

  • EWoperations

  • EWsystem maintenance

  • EWequipment integration

  • 4 yearsor more of defense requirements development, acquisition process, and test& evaluation activities

  • Industry

  • Governmentsystem program office

  • Governmentrequirements office

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Familiaritywith DOD policy, doctrine, and strategy on electronic warfare

  • Previousexperience with a specific aviation platform implementing self-protectiondefensive systems

  • Previoustechnical writing of analysis documents, system user familiaritymanuals/guides, and other white papers

  • Exposureto staff work level collaboration, coordination, and team cooperation acrossgeographically disparate organizations

Minimum Education/Experience:

  • BS and 8 years of related experience

Job Electrical Engineering

Primary Location United States-Florida-Ft Walton Beach

This requisition requires a clearance of Top Secret/SCI

Travel Yes, 20 % of the Time

Job Posting Dec 7, 2017, 1:50:08 PM

Req ID: 00048454