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Systems Engineer - EGI

Office: Robins AFB, GA
Location: Warner Robins, GA
Job ID: S18-0370

JOB TITLE: Systems Engineer - EGI

PROJECT OVERVIEW:  

  • The individual will support the Positioning, Navigation, and Timing (PNT) Program Office (PNT PO) with modernization of a variety of existing GPS receivers to meet existing DoD / civil mandates and DoD / national-level priorities 
  • Duties will include planning, guiding, and executing technical aspects of GPS User Equipment (UE) and support of multiple platform integration efforts.  
  • Will work with senior government personnel on a regular basis, and will frequently be called on to provide technical briefings.  
  • Will also serve as a technical advisor to government personnel.
  • This position will be assigned at government offices at Robins AFB GA.

JOB DESCRIPTION AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

Responsible for providing technical management and engineering support services to ensure the effective and efficient delivery of multiple PNT PO GPS modernization programs. Services include some or all of the following:

  • Perform Systems Engineering planning, requirements generation, and task development and execution for GPS UE programs
  • Overseeing GPS UE projects to include:
    • Sustainment of legacy systems
    • Modernization/Modifications to all GPS UE including antennas, antenna electronics, receivers, and navigation equipment
    • Independent Validation & Verification test activities
    • Anti-Jamming & Anti-Spoofing support
    • Create training environment for GPS UE equipment
    • Evaluate new technologies for GPS UE application
    • Evaluate GPS Threats and their influence on GPS UE
    • Developing / evaluating technical requirements, program strategies, memorandums of agreement, statements of work and acquisition plans
    • Conducting engineering trade studies and technical analyses
    • Evaluating development, integration, and fielding of modernized GPS systems into Joint Service platforms
    • Evaluating Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEM) performance on program office contracts

REQUIRED SKILLS AND QUALIFICATIONS:

Security Clearance: Secret

  • Active Secret Clearance
  • Bachelorís Degree in Engineering (experience in lieu of degree may be considered based on accumulated technical experience) 
  • At least 10 years related experience
  • Experience working with a Defense Working Capital Funded Activity
  • At least 1 tour at AF/Army/Navy Product/Logistics Center assigned to a System Program Office (or civilian / industry equivalent)
  • Experience with defense acquisition management processes as contained in the DoD 5000 series directives
  • Clear understanding of the OSD and USAF Acquisition and Sustainment organization 
  • Excellent communications skills (written and verbal)        

DESIRED SKILLS AND QUALIFICATIONS:

  • 15 years related experience
  • Experience with GPS integration on military platforms
  • Level II DAWIA Certification in Systems Planning, Research, Development & Engineering

WORK LOCATION: Robins AFB, GA 

TRAVEL: 5%

KEY WORDS: AFLCMC, GPS, Systems Engineer, Acquisition

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