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GPS Engineer

Office: Warner Robins, GA
Location: Warner Robins, GA
Job ID: S19-0322

JOB TITLE:  GPS Engineer 


  • Supporting 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. Working with senior government personnel on a regular basis, and will frequently be called on to provide technical briefings and lead large meetings
  • Planning, executing and controlling technical aspects of acquisition programs; organizing, training and supervising a technical support staff
  • This position will be assigned within government program office at Robins Air Force Base, GA


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 the following:  

  • Requirements, program strategies, statements of work and acquisition plan development
  • Engineering trade studies and technical analyses
  • Evaluating development/integration of modernized GPS systems onto Air Force platforms
  • Satisfying civil and military mandates associated with Assured Position, Navigation, and Timing requirements
  • Technical proposal review/analysis


Security Clearance: Secret

  • Active Secret Clearance
  • Bachelors Degree in Engineering
  • 15 years related program office acquisition experience, at least 5 of which will have been in a leadership position
  • Experience as a Technical IPT lead in a Program Office
  • Participated in development, coordination, and execution of major program milestones (preferably ACAT I but ACAT II/III acceptable)
  • Experience with defense acquisition management processes as contained in the DoD 5000 series directives
  • Excellent communications skills, both written and verbally
  • Clear understanding of the OSD and USAF Acquisition organization


  • Eligible for TS Clearance
  • Masters Degree in Engineering
  • 25 years related acquisition experience
  • Former SPO/Division Chief Engineer
  • Experience with GPS and GPS integration
  • Experience with Object Oriented System Engineering Method
  • Experience with Model Based Systems Engineering
  • 2- 3 tours at AFLCMC (or predecessor)/or SMC Product Centers, or similar US Army/US Navy Product Centers, assigned to major weapon system Program Offices
  • Level III Certified - Systems Planning Research Development and Engineering



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


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