Systems Engineer

Location
Patuxent River, MD
Posted
Sep 14, 2017
Closes
Oct 19, 2017
Function
Engineer
Hours
Full Time

Research and Engineering Development LLC provides top level Research, Engineering, and Development services for military weapons systems and warfighter solutions. With a focus on the human element, the operator-in-the-loop, we specialize in supporting NAVAIR and the Department of Defense in Human Systems Integration, Human Factors and Irregular Warfare solutions.

We are seeking a Systems Engineer to support the Systems Engineering & Integration Division (AIR-4.6.1), of the Human Systems Department (AIR-4.6), of the Research and Engineering Group (AIR-4.0), in the Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR).  Assignments of duties are in direct support of NAVAIR Program Offices (PMAs), and are aligned with Systems Engineering Management Division (AIR-4.1.1).  This position will provide integration leadership for systems currently fielded but undergoing major modifications and mission equipment updates, and will provide systems engineering and integration leadership for systems in initial phases of acquisition life cycle (pre-production).  Successful candidates will be responsible for technical management of the acquisition and support of assigned systems.  Responsibilities include but are not limited to; planning and development of assigned system technical requirements; development and implementation of program plans; sustainment engineering; fleet support; and the coordination of assigned work efforts with government sites and other contractors. Additional responsibilities include; adherence to NAVAIR Airworthiness Process (NATOPS; Interim Flight Clearances, etc.); the incumbent will ensure that state of the art systems engineering practices are being employed by both OEM Contractor & Government team members in the execution of the program; Assists in the coordination of Navy Development Tests, Technical Evaluations, and OPEVAL testing; Functions as program/project expert or coordinates support for Human Factors Engineering (HFE); Manpower, Personnel, and Training (MP&T); health hazards; safety factors; medical factors; personnel (or human) survivability factors; and habitability considerations.

Bachelor’s of Science Degree in Engineering or an equivalent engineering or scientific related field is required.  Systems engineering experience is a plus. This position requires a minimum of 1 year of engineering or scientific related experience.  The successful applicant will demonstrate outstanding verbal and written communication skills.  Military background is preferred.  This position will require some travel.  U.S. Citizenship and the ability to obtain and maintain the required security clearance is required.  

RED-INC offers excellent pay and benefits and is an Equal Opportunity Employer/M/F/Disability/Vet.

Please submit resumes via our website at http://www.red-inc.us/careers/job-opportunities/