Avionics Systems Engineer

Employer
AMEWAS, Inc.
Location
Patuxent River, MD
Posted
Mar 20, 2017
Closes
Mar 21, 2017
Industry
Engineering
Hours
Full Time
AMEWAS, Inc., an established and reputable Department of Defense Contractor, is seeking highly motivated, Systems Engineers for Avionics to support 4.5 SSQ-125A Sonobuoy efforts at Patuxent River Naval Air Station. Qualifications include performing a wide range of analytical tasks as well as experience developing technical recommendations. Other qualifications include experience preparing clear, succinct reports for management consideration. A typical day as the Systems Engineer:Acting as a lead Systems Engineer supporting the SSQ-125A Sonobuoy upgrade, Navy Underwater Active Multiple Ping (NUAMP), as well as the Extended Life Sonobuoy programsServing as Technical Advisor to the PMA264 Assistant Program Manager Engineer (APME) and respective project managersResponsible for the technical management of avionics systems during various phases of development, test and evaluation, production and fleet usePreparing plans, milestone schedules and other control documentsVerification activities to illustrate how the design matches requirementsQualifications and Experience:8 years' relevant experience including supporting avionics systems with NAVAIR programsPrior military experience is highly desiredExperience in requirements development and analysisSpecification development and requirements negotiation (ASW domain is highly desired)ASW/avionics engineering skills and experience are requiredUS Citizenship and ability to obtain and maintain a DoD Secret security clearanceAbility to work well in a dynamic, fast-paced environmentEducation:Bachelor's degree in Electrical OR Electronic Engineering, or a related discipline This position is classified as AMEWAS labor category, Engineer IV. AMEWAS, Inc. participates in E-Verify.AMEWAS Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer for all including individuals with disabilities and protected veterans.About the OrganizationAMEWAS, Inc. is a small, Veteran owned company that has been providing excellent technical, engineering, administrative, and management services to the Department of Defense for more than 30 years. At AMEWAS we understand the need for a successful work/life balance and are focused not just on fulfilling customers' needs, but ensuring our employees are a top priority as well. Staying connected to our core values sets us apart from our competition! AMEWAS easily recognizes and rewards performance, dedication, and longevity. We are committed to investing in our employees and their future by providing them with competitive compensation, career development, optimum working conditions, and unique benefits. Our excellent benefits and perks include: Generous tuition and training assistance programRelocation AssistanceEmployee longevity recognitionCommunity involvement & outreachTeam building eventsWellness programPaid vacation and sick leaveEmployee Assistance Program (EAP)Mobile service discountDiscounted gym membershipMedical, dental, vision, 401(k), Life/AD&D/STD/LTD insurance If interested, please submit your resume at To learn more about our organization, please visit And to learn more about our surrounding location, please visit