Senior Systems Engineer - Electronic Warfare - Military veterans preferred

2019-11-19
Kellogg Brown & Root (www.kbrjobs.com)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee


Point Mugu
California
United States

Title:

Senior Systems Engineer - Electronic Warfare

Senior Systems Engineer- Electronic Warfare

Today, we’re making the difference for tomorrow

ABOUT THIS POSITION

KBR has a requirement for an experienced Sr. Electronic Warfare Systems Engineer to support our operations in Pt. Mugu, CA. The candidate will support the Airborne Electronic Attack (AEA) Integrated Product Team (IPT) at Naval Air Warfare Center Weapons Division (NAWCWD) Point Mugu, CA. with systems engineering expertise in the area of electronic warfare systems.

The ideal candidate will also have extensive experience in EW system, EW subsystem, or EW platforms such as the EA-18G or EA-6B aircraft. The candidate is expected to be familiar with systems engineering, software development life cycles, and performance of weapon system test and evaluation in lab, ground, and flight test environments.

Candidate will work very closely with engineering teams, provide inputs to various product requirements documents, develop and document test points and test procedures for new software builds, and evaluate new software performance. Candidate will participate in weekly team meetings attended by other test organizations, system developers, and other contractors, submit system and Software Anomaly Reports, perform data analysis, and post data to the common data sharing system. Candidate will also provide feedback and work with product developers, OEMs, fleet and T&E aircrew, and other analysts in identifying problems, recommending solutions, and closing deficiencies.

Candidate will serve as a Subject Matter Expert (SME) on various systems and software builds, their integration issues to personnel working at other designated test sites including NAWCAD-Patuxent River and NAWCWD-Pt. Mugu.

The successful candidate will be responsible for:

Evaluating, developing operational systems concepts

Performing system architecture trade studies and design concepts.

Serve as a liaison between US Navy and Marine Corps Operational Squadrons and TYCOMS and the AEA IPT.

Evaluating, developing and managing systems level requirements to include analyzing requirements for appropriate decomposition, allocation, and traceability and document the results.

Performs and Validates Threat Analysis to develop EA techniques.

Support system and subsystem level integration and test of complex EW systems.

Participate in development and review of technical documentation (requirements, designs, test procedures, presentations, etc.).

Author technical documents and actively participate in EW briefings and training to VAQ/VMAQ squadrons.

The candidate will participate in review boards, status meetings, and coordinate with internal/external agencies and customers. The candidate will work within an integrated government/contractor team.

The incumbent for this position will be available for a sign-on bonus

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS:

BS in Science, Technology, Engineering, or Mathematics (STEM) and minimum 12 years applicable experience.

Clearance Requirement: US Citizen with existing Department of Defense (DoD) Secret clearance or higher

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Electronic Warfare knowledge and experience with understanding of threat systems, mission analysis, and Concept of Operations
  • Experience with JMPS mission planning system
  • Effective interface with senior-level leaders, end users, analysis and other contractor & customer personnel in a diverse team setting
  • Works independently, determines & develops approach to solutions. Work is reviewed upon completion by program lead personnel.

ADDITIONAL QUALIFICATIONS:

The preferred candidate will have prior experience in one of the following areas:

  • Electronic Warfare engineering
  • Active Duty experience as an Electronic Countermeasures Officer (ECMO) or Electronic Warfare Officer (EWO) is highly desired in the EA-18G, EA-6B, E2-C/D or MH-60R aircraft.
  • Active Duty Project Officer experience at a NAVAIR Test and Evaluation Squadron (VX), instructor experience at the Navy’s Airborne Electronic Attack Weapons School, Naval Aviation Warfighting Development Center (NAWDC), or Marine Air Warfare Tactics Squadron One (MAWTS-1) highly desired in tEA-18G, EA-6B, E2-C/D or MH-60R aircraft.

WHO WE ARE:

KBR Government Solutions delivers mission critical, full life cycle services that improve military readiness, drive innovation, and help ensure mission success. Since WWII, we have led many of the federal government’s most important programs in the areas of defense, space and technology. Today, our employees are solving some of the world’s most challenging problems and inspiring the future. KBR Government Solutions core capabilities include engineering, operations, logistics, science, program and acquisition management, IT, cyber and security services.

Learn more about KBR by visiting www.kbr.com/careers .

KBR is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, national origin, veteran status, genetic information, union status and/or beliefs, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law.

Scheduled Weekly Hours:

40

KBR is a global provider of differentiated professional services and technologies across the asset and program lifecycle within the Government Solutions and Energy sectors. KBR employs approximately 38,000 people worldwide (including our joint ventures), with customers in more than 80 countries, and operations in 40 countries, across three synergistic global businesses:

Government Solutions , serving government customers globally, including capabilities that cover the full lifecycle of defense, space, aviation and other government programs and missions from research and development, through systems engineering, test and evaluation, program management, to operations, maintenance, and field logistics

Technology Solutions , featuring proprietary technology, equipment, catalysts, digital solutions and related technical services for the monetization of hydrocarbons, including refining, petrochemicals, ammonia and specialty chemicals, as well as inorganics

Energy Solutions , including onshore oil and gas; LNG (liquefaction and regasification)/GTL; oil refining; petrochemicals; chemicals; fertilizers; differentiated EPC; maintenance services (Brown & Root Industrial Services); offshore oil and gas (shallow-water, deep-water, subsea); floating solutions (FPU, FPSO, FLNG & FSRU); program management and consulting services

KBR is proud to work with its customers across the globe to provide technology, value-added services, integrated EPC delivery and long term operations and maintenance services to ensure consistent delivery with predictable results. At KBR, We Deliver .