SIGINT Software Engineering SME

DCS Corp
Dayton, Ohio
Apr 03, 2018
Jul 05, 2018
Full Time
In this position you will provide full-spectrum Software Systems Engineer Support to various USAF Signals Intelligence (SIGINT) programs within the Air Force Life Cycle Management Center (AFLCMC) at Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance (ISR) Sensors Division at Wright-Patterson AFB in Dayton, Ohio.

Essential Job Functions:

This position requires a Top Secret clearance (SSBI within the past five years) with Sensitive Compartmented Information (SCI-DCID 6/4) eligibility on the first day of the task order.

Assist in sensor development and integration on manned or unmanned air vehicles in areas such as integrated subsystem controls, avionics, communications/data link integration, and electrical power integration.

Assist in producing architectures which assess the user needs, document the planned and existing systems intended to meet the needs, determine deficiencies, develop alternative solutions, and recommend a solution to meet the deficiencies.

Assist in engineering support including defining SIGINT system and subsystem requirements, system analysis, integration, test & evaluation activities and identifying potential related projects to SIGINT programs.

Assist in the areas of integrated subsystem controls, environmental control, thermal management, auxiliary and emergency power, mechanical systems, and fire/overheat protection systems. Assist with providing systems/subsystems integration support for the acquisition, development, and verification of systems and equipment.

Apply the principles, criteria, and procedures of the DoD to include DoD 5000.01 and DoD 5000.02 as well as the policies and processes of USAF, HQ AFMC, AFLCMC Engineering Directorate, ISR & SOF Directorate and Division level to all engineering tasks.
Requirements Due to the sensitivity of customer related requirements, U.S. Citizenship is required.

Bachelor's Degree in Engineering from an ABET accredited university, plus a minimum of 8 years of relevant experience and at least 6 years of experience must have been performed on DoD programs/projects in a relevant field relevant.

Top Secret clearance (SSBI within the past five years) with Sensitive Compartmented Information (SCI-DCID 6/4) eligibility on the First Day of employment.

Understand and assimilate highly complex technical information, and assist in the assessment, operational planning, testing, and transition of technology to support new USAF programs of record.

This position requires data gathering, analysis and entry, logical and systematic application of SIGINT systems engineering knowledge in an acquisition environment, and the use of applicable automated systems.

Desired Skills:

Familiarity with multiple intelligence disciplines to include, but not limited to: Signals Intelligence (SIGINT), Imagery Intelligence (IMINT), Geospatial Intelligence (GEOINT), Hyperspectral Imaging, and Sense and Avoid (SAA) Systems.

Experience with US Air Force sensor programs for manned and unmanned aircraft.
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