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Systems Engineer- GPS

Office: Warner Robins, GA
Location: Warner Robins, GA
Job ID: S20-0235

JOB TITLE: Systems Engineer- GPS

PROJECT OVERVIEW:

The Systems Engineer 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. Specifically, the Systems Engineer will assist with planning, executing and controlling technical aspects of acquisition programs.

JOB DESCRIPTION AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

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

  • Assist with development of requirements, program strategies, statements of work and acquisition plan
  • Conducting engineering trade studies and technical analyses
  • Evaluating development/integration of modernized GPS systems onto Air Force platforms
  • Assessing civil and military mandates associated with Assured Position, Navigation, and Timing to ensure satisfaction of Govít requirements
  • Technical proposal review/analysis

REQUIRED SKILLS AND QUALIFICATIONS:

Security Clearance: Secret

  • Ability to obtain a Secret Clearance
  • Bachelorís Degree in Engineering or relevant field
  • Experience with software-intensive electronic commodities
  • Knowledge of analog and digital circuits, systems design (HW and SW), and control theory design
  • Knowledge of applied electromagnetics, antennas, wave propagation, signal processing and encoding
  • Knowledge of aircraft avionics integration and communications bus structures
  • Modern Systems Engineering and Requirements Management processes (i.e. Model Based Systems Engineering, etc.)

DESIRED SKILLS AND QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Active Secret Clearance
  • 10 years related program office engineering / acquisition experience
  • Experience with defense acquisition management processes as contained in the DoD 5000 series directives
  • Excellent communications skills, both written and verbally
  • Understanding of the OSD and USAF Acquisition organization

WORK LOCATION: Warner Robins, GA

TRAVEL: 5%

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

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