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Alion Science and Technology

Lead RF Test Engineer (MV) - 38049

Albuquerque, NM

Job Description

At Huntington Ingalls Industies - Technical Solutions Division , we combine large company resources with small business responsiveness to design and deliver engineering solutions across six core capability areas. Our engineers, technologists, and program managers bring together an agile engineering methodology and the best tools on the market to deliver mission success faster and at lower costs.

HII-TSD is a key provider of quick response technology assessments with a five-year contract to provide support to the Office of the Secretary of Defense with work primarily at Kirtland AFB, Albuquerque, New Mexico. Our multi-discipline staff provides a broad range of engineering and technical services, including technology demonstrations and assessments, laboratory and field experiments, and integrated research and analyses.

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The Senior RF Engineer will perform the following duties:
  • Lead the planning, implementation, reporting and briefing efforts for evaluation of a wide variety of U.S. Government equipment sets, including Radio Frequency (RF) related projects.
  • Facilitate radio-frequency communication network configuration and geographic placement of test articles and instrumentation for field assessments.
  • 30% travel is anticipated

  • Current Top-Secret clearance with SCI eligibility
  • Bachelor's degree or higher level in Electrical Engineering or Physics (Master's or PhD is desired)
  • 5 years' experience in applied instrumentation and methodologies, supporting test and evaluation of advanced technologies
  • 5 years' experience with the operation and testing of Radio Frequency (RF) systems and equipment
  • Demonstrated expertise and experience in general RF theory and in applications of RF monitoring, detection, identification, and direction finding in field test environments
  • Experience in EE, power systems, SCADA systems, aviation, small Unmanned Aerial Systems (sUAS/UAS) and ballistics strongly desired
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office software applications such as MS Word and Excel
  • Research, Development, Test and Evaluation (RDT&E) experience desired
  • Demonstrated ability to perform multiple projects simultaneously and prioritize work under deadline pressure with fast turnarounds.
  • Proficiency in DoD guidelines and standards, security procedures, testing protocols, and administrative standards.
  • Demonstrated ability to rapidly understand new technology, resolve complex problems, overcome human and technical obstacles, and achieve positive results.
  • Military experience and/or work experience in DoD Combined or Joint Service environments is considered a plus.





Security Clearance: Top Secret/Sensitive Comp Info
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-VcH6UiJtHTi8
Employment Type: Other