Lead RF Test Engineer (MV) - 37240 in Albuquerque, NM at Alion Science and Technology

Date Posted: 10/12/2021

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Job Description

At Huntington Ingalls Industies - Technical Solutions Division , we combine large company resources with small business responsiveness to design and deliver engineering solutions across six core capability areas. Our engineers, technologists, and program managers bring together an agile engineering methodology and the best tools on the market to deliver mission success faster and at lower costs.

HII-TSD is a key provider of quick response technology assessments with a five-year contract to provide support to the Office of the Secretary of Defense with work primarily at Kirtland AFB, Albuquerque, New Mexico.  Our multi-discipline staff provides a broad range of engineering and technical services, including technology demonstrations and assessments, laboratory and field experiments, and integrated research and analyses.

The Senior RF Engineer will perform the following duties:

  • Lead the planning, implementation, reporting and briefing efforts for evaluation of a wide variety of U.S. Government equipment sets, including Radio Frequency (RF) related projects.

  • Facilitate radio-frequency communication network configuration and geographic placement of test articles and instrumentation for field assessments.

  • 30% travel is anticipated


  • Current Top-Secret clearance with SCI eligibility

  • Bachelor's degree or higher level in Electrical Engineering or Physics (Master's or PhD is desired)

  • 5 years' experience in applied instrumentation and methodologies, supporting test and evaluation of advanced technologies

  • 5 years’ experience with the operation and testing of Radio Frequency (RF) systems and equipment

  • Demonstrated expertise and experience in general RF theory and in applications of RF monitoring, detection, identification, and direction finding in field test environments

  • Experience in EE, power systems, SCADA systems, aviation, small Unmanned Aerial Systems (sUAS/UAS) and ballistics strongly desired

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office software applications such as MS Word and Excel

  • Research, Development, Test and Evaluation (RDT&E) experience desired

  • Demonstrated ability to perform multiple projects simultaneously and prioritize work under deadline pressure with fast turnarounds.

  • Proficiency in DoD guidelines and standards, security procedures, testing protocols, and administrative standards.

  • Demonstrated ability to rapidly understand new technology, resolve complex problems, overcome human and technical obstacles, and achieve positive results.

  • Military experience and/or work experience in DoD Combined or Joint Service environments is considered a plus.

  • This position supports a U.S. Government contract; per the Executive Order 14042 issued on September 9, 2021, personnel must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 to fill this role.





Security Clearance: Top Secret/Sensitive Comp Info
Telework - Not Eligible


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