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Sr Staff Low Observables Systems Engineer / IR + RF + RCS / Orlando, FL

Req ID :
396654BR
Job Code/Title :
E1465:Systems Engineer Sr Stf
Job Description :
This individual will be a Low Observables lead, responsible for the design, analysis, and test activities to ensure signature performance requirements are achieved, and statement of work requirements are satisfied. Leads LO design, analysis, and test specialists, as well as coordination with other IPTs on design and configuration updates with the potential to impact to signature performance. Responsible for coordinating and interfacing regularly with suppliers, customers, other customer technical advisers, and government range test personnel. Responsibility includes managing Low Observables manpower, milestones, IMS, variance reports, etc.

Low Observable (LO) Engineers are charged with the task of assuring that IR and RF signatures of weapons and related platforms and subsystems are defined, minimized to specified levels, and controlled through the design, production and fielding phases of development. This requires the performance of design analyses, and related trade studies pertaining to material selection, platform configuration and IR and RF phenomenology. Low signature design solutions are coordinated and managed with the various program disciplines and with associated suppliers. Verification of platform low observable characteristics are achieved via comprehensive RCS testing conducted at both closed indoor ranges and outdoor test facilities.

Candidates for LO Engineer positions may have various experience and skill set backgrounds ranging from EO expertise to RF and MMW scattering phenomena. Knowledge of complex low observable design and material technologies is valuable. Specific knowledge of radar absorbing material, paints, seals, and their respective corrosion resistant properties is of interest. Nose and conformal radome design and design awareness of radome, antenna and platform RF interactions is also valuable.

Relocation: Relocation assistance is possible for this exciting position.
The Locale: Orlando is a city in the Central Florida area. This region is a great place to live and to raise a family. Central Florida offers lots of attractive residential housing options. The Greater Orlando metropolitan area is the sixth largest metro area in the southeastern United States. The climate here is warm and sunny all year long for the most part. Orlando is home to Walt Disney World, Universal Studios Florida, and SeaWorld. Orlando is also home to the second largest University in the US, the University of Central Florida (UCF). Where can you get to from Orlando? Orlando is about an hour's drive from Cocoa Beach and the "space coast" to include NASA and the Kennedy Space Center. Tampa is about 1.5 hours from Orlando. West Palm Beach is about 2.5 hours to the south and Jacksonville is about 2 hours to the northeast. Atlanta, GA is 6 hours to the northwest. MFCREFER

Basic Qualifications
Experienced with leading system Radar Cross Section (RCS) design, analysis, and testing through the program lifecycle - Prior experience coordinating complex RCS test programs to verify requirements. – Experience developing the process and methodology for achieving RCS requirements in a production environment including development of coating and test methods.

Must have a secret clearance with an investigation within the last 5 years

Desired skills


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Job Location(s): Orlando Florida
Security Clearance :
Secret requiring an investigation within the last 5 years
Business Unit :
ESS0385 MISSILES AND FIRE CONTROL
Program :
TOAR and Systems Engineers
Job Class :
Systems Engineering: Specialty Engineering
Job Category :
Experienced Professional
City :
Orlando
State :
FL
Virtual :
No
Relocation Available :
Possible
Work Schedule :
FLEX9x80A-Friday off in 2nd week w/flex hrs/day
Req Type :
Full-Time
Shift :
First
Additional Posting Locations :
Orlando