Sr Systems Engineer I

RTN 2 (Raytheon IDMS)
Eglin Air Force Base, FL 32542
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Job Description

The Systems Integration & Test Directorate has a position available in the Weapons & Platforms Center (W&PC).This work will include duties as an Electronic/Flight Test Engineer located at Eglin AFB, Ft Walton Beach, FL. This Flight Test Engineer position will be primarily involved with the AMRAAM missile which is a multi-platform, multi-service weapon, reporting to the IVC Field/Test Support Section Head and Department Manager. Other product lines may also be supported. Responsibilities include flight test planning, execution, and data review. Additional responsibilities include missile build and testing, flight line missile preparation and testing. Extensive use of COMSEC equipment, AIS computers, and telemetry equipment is required for the position. The selected candidate needs to be comfortable maintaining and reconfiguring munitions, monitoring weapon telemetry in a control room environment, performing flight line operations and communicating directly to customers on a daily basis.

Key Responsibilities: The selected candidate must be able to provide technical solutions to a wide range of difficult problems. Work will be performed under only general direction and the selected candidate must be able to independently determine and develop solutions. This is a demanding, hands-on, flight line support position. Personnel must be willing to work non-standard and extended hours under potentially extreme conditions.

Please Note
: U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position needs an active U.S. Security Clearance as of day one of employment.

Required Skills and Experience:
  • A minimum of 4 years related professional experience
  • Strong electronic, computer and mechanical skills required Strong knowledge and experience with platform of aerial munitions testing, integration, and employment tactics
  • Knowledge of telemetry software and associated hardware
  • Thorough knowledge Windows based PCs, software and peripheral hardware
  • Experience troubleshooting varied electronic equipment

Knowledge of Communications Security (COMSEC) equipment and classified computer security requirements

Required Education:
  • BS in Engineering or Related field (Preferred Majors: Electrical, Aerospace, Mechanical, Software, Physics or Systems).
DoD Security Clearance: Minimally, a current SECRET Department of Defense Security Clearance is required. It is strongly desired that the security clearance was adjudicated within the past 5 years. Existing program clearances are also preferable; obtaining them will be required for this position.

Other Requirements
  • Travel to domestic and possible foreign sites
  • Must be willing to relocate

Desired Skills and Experience:
  • 6 years of related experience preferred
  • Experience performing successfully in an open environment with frequent and direct interaction with Government customers and peers
  • Strong communications skills both verbal and written
This position requires the successful issuance, transfer or maintenance of any clearances and/or accesses necessary for the position. Non-US citizens may not be eligible to obtain a security clearance. The Defense Industrial Security Clearance Office (DISCO), an agency of the Department of Defense, handles and adjudicates the security clearance process. Security clearance factors include, but are not limited to, allegiance to the US, foreign influence, foreign preference, criminal conduct, security violations and drug involvement. Additional detail regarding security clearance factors can be obtained by accessing the DISCO website at


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