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Modernization Engineer- PNT

Office: Wright-Patterson AFB
Location: Dayton, OH
Job ID: S20-0826

JOB TITLE: Modernization Engineer- PNT


The individual will support the Positioning, Navigation, and Timing (PNT) Program Office (PNT PO) with development, modernization, and sustainment of a variety of existing GPS receivers / GPS related systems to meet existing DoD / civil mandates and DoD / national-level priorities by planning, executing and advising technical aspects of several acquisition programs at various stages of the acquisition life cycle.


Responsible for providing technical acquisition management support services to ensure the effective and efficient delivery of GPS related efforts in support of the customerís mission. Services include the following:

  • Develop / review requirements, program strategies, statements of work and acquisition plans
  • Conducting engineering trade studies and technical analyses
  • Evaluating development and integration of modernized GPS systems onto DoD platforms

Recommending courses of action to satisfy civil and military mandates associated with Assured Position, Navigation, and Timing requirements


Security Clearance: Secret

  • Active Secret Clearance
  • Bachelors Degree in Engineering
  • 15 years related acquisition experience, 5 of which were in a leadership position
  • Participated in development, coordination, and execution of major program milestones (preferably ACAT I but ACAT II/III acceptable)
  • Extensive experience with defense acquisition management processes as contained in the DoD 5000 series directives
  • Excellent written and verbal communications skills
  • Clear understanding of the OSD and USAF Acquisition organization


  • Eligibility for TS clearance
  • Masters Degree in Engineering
  • Experience as a Technical IPT lead in a Program Office
  • Airworthiness certification experience
  • Level II DAWIA Certification (SPRDE)
  • Prior tours at AFLCMC (or predecessor)/or SMC Product Centers, or similar US Army/US Navy Product Centers, assigned to major weapon system Program Offices
  • Experience with GPS systems, weapons, and aircraft integration
  • Electronics/ software related acquisition experience

WORK LOCATION: Wright Patterson AFB, OH


KEY WORDS: SPO, AFLCMC, GPS, Chief Engineer, Systems Integration

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