The MITRE Corporation AFSOC EW Engineer in Ft Walton Beach, Florida
AFSOC EW Engineer
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Provide aircraft defensive system, electronic warfare expertise and system engineering support to the Air Force Special Operations Command (AFSOC).
Design and evaluate aircraft defensive systems and related electronic warfare systems for AFSOC airborne platforms.
Evaluate existing systems and proposed upgrades; evaluate technologies and develop acquisition/implementation and integration strategies that improve the Special Operations Forces (SOF) concepts and systems in support of AFSOC forces.
2 years or more experience with aircraft electronic warfare systems in any of the following competencies:
Integrated self-protection equipment to include radar warning receiver and active IR/RF countermeasures
External, pod-based electronic support or electronic attack systems
Airborne electronic intelligence platforms (e.g., ELINT aircraft)
2 years or more experience with aircraft aviation electronics and operational flight programs in any of the following competencies:
EW system maintenance
EW equipment integration
4 years or more of defense requirements development, acquisition process, and test & evaluation activities
Government system program office
Government requirements office
Familiarity with DOD policy, doctrine, and strategy on electronic warfare
Previous experience with a specific aviation platform implementing self-protection defensive systems
Previous technical writing of analysis documents, system user familiarity manuals/guides, and other white papers
Exposure to staff work level collaboration, coordination, and team cooperation across geographically disparate organizations
- 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 Jan 10, 2018, 12:00:00 AM
Req ID: 00048454