Radio Frequency (RF) / Satellite Subject Matter Expert (SME) - 30014 in Albuquerque, NM at Alion Science and Technology

Date Posted: 6/21/2020

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MacAulay-Brown, Inc. (MacB) 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. 

We are seeking additional RF SMEs with satellite expertise to join our technology assessment oriented organization. These positions involve support to a Department of Defense (DoD) activities for one or more projects that involve review of a technology or concept. Responsibilities and tasks include:

  • Lead the planning, implementation, reporting and briefing efforts for RF-related projects. 
  • Facilitate radio-frequency communication network configuration and geographic placement of test articles and instrumentation for field assessments.
  • Ensure the quality and accuracy of all tasks assigned.
  • Perform Integrated Research and Analysis.
  • A current Top Secret clearance with SCI eligibility is required
  • Bachelor's degree or higher level
  • 5 years' experience in the operation and testing of Radio Frequency (RF) equipment
  • 5 years' experience in satellite systems
  • Demonstrated expertise and experience in general RF theory and in applications of RF monitoring, detection, identification, and direction finding in field test environments
  • 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.
  • Demonstrated excellent in writing, grammar, proofreading, editing, and verbal communication skills.
  • Willingness and ability to work with project personnel and subject matter experts to gather information and ensure thoroughness and accuracy of all publications.
  • Must be able to work independently or with a team, handle the stress of multiple projects, changing schedules, and short suspense tasking.
  • 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.
  • Ability to lead a team when required or work as a data collector when necessary.
  • Experience working with multi-level classified information systems in a secure office environment.
  • Military experience and/or work experience in DoD Combined or Joint Service environments is considered a plus.



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