T / E Engineer

Employer
Kitty Hawk Technologies
Location
Dahlgren, VA
Posted
May 19, 2017
Closes
May 22, 2017
Function
Engineer
Industry
Engineering
Hours
Full Time
Job DescriptionKitty Hawk Technologies, a growing service and technology innovator, is seeking talented and motivated professionals to deliver lean and effective solutions to our government partners. We have an immediate opening for a senior Test & Evaluation / Systems Engineer to join our team. This position will provide an opportunity to develop the innovative technology that supports some of our nationA cents € (TM) s most important defense initiatives. Kitty Hawk employees work closely with our customers to develop solutions that support national engineering and security missions and the ideal candidate will support our team in providing senior level program support to the Missile Defense Agency's Aegis Ballistic Missile Defense program. In addition to receiving a competitive salary and health benefits, the Senior Engineer will join a motivated, talented, and technically accomplished team. The employee will also enjoy a flexible work environment where contributions are recognized and rewarded.Candidates must be results oriented and have the ability to work in a well-organized, logical and systematic manner. They will set clear objectives, monitor progress, take corrective action and control performance levels to maintain high internal customer satisfaction. They will possess deep insight into customer requirements, and will maintain the ability to ethically influence those requirements. They will be able to clearly define and clearly articulate compelling solutions, and will require an ability to quickly assimilate and apply complex technical information.Basic Qualifications:This Senior Engineer position requires a bachelorA cents € (TM) s degree in engineering with at least 5 to 10 years of related work experience.A Department of Defense Secret security clearance is required at the time of hire, with the potential attainment of Top Secret.The candidate should be motivated and self-starting, with the ability and desire to work independently to evaluate options, concepts, and alternatives in a timely fashion.Qualifications (Preferred)Experience in the test and evaluation of Navy and Missile Defense Weapons systemsExperience in planning, executing, and evaluating complex test events.Experience in strategic test planning, to include the derivation of test objectives and measures of performance.Understanding of the systems engineering process and its lifecycle.Experience with and understanding of complex radar, combat, and missile systems.Ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing, at a senior level.Kitty Hawk Technologies, a Veteran Owned Small Business, is an Equal Opportunity Employer that is committed to hiring a diverse and talented workforce. We look forward to you joining our motivated team at Kitty Hawk!Company DescriptionKitty Hawk Technologies, a Veteran Owned Small Business, is an Equal Opportunity Employer that is committed to hiring a diverse and talented workforce. We look forward to you joining our motivated team at Kitty Hawk!