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Alion Science and Technology

EMI/EMC Test Engineer, Principal - 38115

Enon, OH

Job Description

Alion is seeking an Electro-Magnetic Interference / Electro-Magnetic Compatibility (EMI/EMC) engineer. Position requires substantial technical interaction with the DoD sponsor and final customer.


  • Applicant must have significant USAF on-aircraft communications system experience with aircraft EMC test and evaluation and Safety of Flight (SOF) test knowledge.
  • Must be able to manage multiple projects as assigned and to respond to quick response requests from USAF, U.S. Army, JSOC, MDA, C-17, C-130, KC-135 aircraft SPOs, and other inter-service customers. Interact daily with military, government, and civilian contractors alike.
  • Engineer will function as the Test Conductor on a wide range of USAF system evaluations for compliance with EMI/EMC requirements on different aircraft in preparation for system Military Flight Release. Must be familiar with new equipment installations and for assessing roll-on/roll-off communications systems and airborne launch equipment platforms onboard USAF aircraft.
  • This experienced engineer will have effective knowledge in the analysis, design, and test aspects of related EMI/EMC standards and limitations with proven knowledge and technical expertise of the discipline.
  • In addition the candidate shall develop comprehensive EMC Test Plans, Maintenance Group Test Support documents, compile collected data, and generate final EMC Test Report documents.
  • The candidate shall be familiar with an extensive selection of spectrum analyzer and RF test equipment and devices.

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Minimum Qualifications:
  • Must have a Bachelor of Science in EE or AE or related field
  • Candidate should have minimum 10 years of experience with MIL-STD-464 system-level, on-aircraft EMC test and evaluation and be familiar with MIL-STD-461 box-level testing and Radiated Emissions testing.
  • Ten (10) or more years of USAF Test Engineering work experience.
  • Ten (10) or more years of EMI/EMC work experience.
  • Extensive on-aircraft communications related test experience on USAF C-17 and C-130 aircraft highly desired.
  • Travel %: Significant travel is required. +/- 100 days/yr.

Required Security Clearance: SECRET

Security Clearance: Secret
Telework - Not Eligible

Diversity Statement

We are an EOE that values our employee's talent – regardless of gender, race, ethnicity, national origin, sexual orientation, religion or other protected characteristics – Your Talent Is Our Strength .

Women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and Veterans are encouraged to apply. Alion will provide a reasonable accommodation to individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans who need assistance to apply. Please visit the Alion Careers site for more information. U.S. Citizenship Required for the majority of our positions.

Covid Notice

A new Federal Executive Order requires that employees of Federal contractors and subcontractors be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 by December 8, 2021. Accordingly, as a condition of employment with Technical Solutions, a division of Huntington Ingalls Industries, employees will be required to provide proof of full vaccination against COVID-19 or have an approved exemption prior to starting employment.

Job ID: Alion-sYlXoOULfcnW
Employment Type: Other