Systems Engineer 4

Performs technical planning, system integration, verification and validation, cost and risk, and supportability and effectiveness analyses for total systems requiring to meet MIL-STD-188-125-1. Analyses are performed at all levels of total system product to include: concept, design, fabrication, test, installation, operation, maintenance and disposal.

Manage day-to-day activities on site and site personnel expectations during system deployment. Performs functional analysis, timeline analysis, detail trade studies, requirements allocation and interface definition studies to translate

customer requirements into hardware specifications.

Manage subcontractors and teammates during aircraft and systems installation at their sites. Perform duties, attend meetings and support customer relationship as Prime Contractor's principle representative on-site during aircraft modifications. Possess the ability to transition from primary representative during modifications to lead Field Service Engineer for MR-TCDL system upon IOC attainment within TACAMO community.


Basic Qualifications:

Must have 9 years recent Airborne Strategic Communications experience with emphasis on Network Requirements to meet Airborne Command Post and TACAMO mission communications missions. Must have a coherent and functional understanding of UHF, HF, LF, VLF and Satellite communications links and tasking in support of Airborne Command, Control and Communications roles for US Navy E-6B Mercury weapons system.

Must have at least 7 years of work experience with designing, building, installing and testing MIL-STD 188-125-1 solutions. Must have performed in a leadership role on the Multi-Role-Tactical Common Data Link Developmental Test/Operational Test (MR-TCDL DT/OT), Phoenix Network Implementation (PNI), and Ground Entry Point (GEP) Enhancements programs supporting the design and deployment of the GEPs. Must have developed electrical CAD drawings for Ground Entry Points for the Phoenix set of programs. Must possess a in-depth understanding of MIL-STD-188-125-1.

Preferred Qualifications:

Mission Commander (MC)/Airborne Communications Officer (ACO)/Command Duty Officer (CDO) experience in the Airborne Strategic Communication community with emphasis on Strategic Airborne Command, Control and Communication missions. Designated Training experience to impart mission and systems requirements to entry and mid-level maintainers and operators. Direct understanding of communications mission of the E-6B for Strategic Communications Wing ONE, USTRATCOM, NCA, DISA taskings and requirements.

Performed as a technical lead on designing and building a structures that meets MIL-STD-188-125-1.

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