EA-18G Mission Data Engineer - Military veterans preferred

SAIC (www.saic.com)


  full-time   employee

Point Mugu Nawc
United States


SAIC is seeking an EA-18G Mission Data Engineer to support the Naval Air Warfare Center - Weapons Division (NAWC-WD) Airborne Electronic Attack (AEA) Jammer Technique Optimization (JATO) Group located in Point Mugu, CA. The team member will function as an integral part of a group of government, military, and contractor personnel that provides technical data packages and operational and training jamming employment recommendations to EA-18G aircrew.



  • Applies engineering rules of thumb and other optimizing methods to develop jammer techniques for various radar and communications threat types. Researches threat orders of battle using multi-source intelligence reporting. Manipulates structured databases to document and deliver technical data packages to EA-18G squadrons for mission planning and employment and to JATO engineers for testing. Contributes technical data to MS Word products for EA-18G squadrons. 
  • PROBLEM COMPLEXITY: Provides technical solutions to a wide range of scenarios where analysis of data requires evaluation of identifiable factors. Solutions are imaginative, thorough, practicable and consistent with organization objectives. 
  • FREEDOM TO ACT: Receives assignments in the form of product priorities set by the JATO group. Demonstrates good judgment in selecting methods and techniques for developing solutions. Work is reviewed by engineers and system analysts to verify technical accuracy and customer applicability.  
  • IMPACT: Contributes to completion of specific projects. Erroneous decisions or recommendations would typically result in a delay of military readiness. 
  • LIAISON: Frequent inter-organizational contacts. Collaborates with engineers to provide solutions to complex and unique scenarios. 


  • Bachelor's degree plus 3 years EA-6B or EA-18G Electronic   Countermeasures Officer (ECMO) or Electronic Warfare Officer (EWO).Alternative experience: 3 years Intelligence Specialist (IS) or Cryptologic Technician Technical (CTT) in EA-6B or EA-18G squadron OR 2 years JATO Engineer Experience planning with ALQ-99 Tactical Jamming System 
  • Highly experienced with MS Word, Excel, Access and Outlook 
  • Experience with MS SQL Server Management, Combined Emitter Database (CED), Wrangler, Modernized Integrated Database (MIDB) desired
  • Technical aptitude and willingness to learn new technologies
  • Excellent organization, teamwork, interpersonal and communication skills.