Electronic Warfare Systems Engineer - 34717 in Havelock, NC at Alion Science and Technology

Date Posted: 1/6/2021

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    Havelock, NC
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Job Description

The Electrical Engineer (EE) responsible for project design and development, implementation, and documentation, including budgeting, scheduling, project management and configuration management.   Performs in a technical leadership role for engineers and technicians involved in the design, development, and testing of specialized and diverse Electrical, Electronic and Communications equipment and systems.  

Interfaces with internal and external customers, from project initiation, requirements development and design reviews to ensure compliance with project requirements and specifications through design, development, and test activities. Generates complete design specifications for simple to complex projects, prepares and submits technical papers and performs engineering studies as required. 

Develops and supports industry standard engineering documentation, configuration management, and test procedures.  Coordinates and works closely with other engineering, logistics, and operations and maintenance groups in the development and deployment of engineering products. 

Determines test objectives, instrumentation, and data requirements, writes test plans, schedules program activities, tracks funding and expenditures, plans and conducts test missions, analyzes resultant data, and documents results with test reports, statistical evaluations, and briefing presentations. 

Conducts site visits and experimental investigations, analyzes engineering problems, proposes solutions and alternatives, and provides recommendations. Maintains technical project responsibility for assigned tasks and advises management of progress in support of the technical and administrative direction of project operations. 

Supports the Configuration Management (CM) program to include the evaluation and monitoring of all modifications to systems or facilities, and the generation of Engineering Change Requests to improve interoperability, reliability, maintainability, and ensures adherence to applicable CM standards. 

Minimum Experience and Education 

Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering or related field.  

Five years’ applicable experience in Electrical and Systems Engineering project management, for design, test, and integration.  Experienced and knowledgeable in the areas of radio frequency modeling, electrical and transmission theory, component and systems design, project management, systems integration, configuration management, documentation, and technical writing.  

Specific background includes: 

- Digital/analog signal processing 

- Synchro-servo circuits 

- Radar, RF signal processing 

- Electromechanical devices 

- Optical equipment 

- Video signal processing and recording 

- Communications (multiplexer equipment, VHF, UHF, microwave, fiber-optic) 

- Digital/analog computer systems 

- DC power supplies; low voltage AC equipment; primary and secondary power equipment; auto-transfer (UPS) equipment; portable AC generators 

- Test equipment 

- Must be able to maintain a Secret Clearance



Masters’ Degree in Electrical Engineering 

Experienced with Naval Combat Training environments, Information Operations, Electronic Warfare, Fiber Optics and Optical Systems, Digital and Analog Communications, Data Transmission and Antenna design, Video Systems, Network and Data Encryption, and National Instruments LabVIEW 

Operating System Certification 

Security + Certification 


Security Clearance: Secret

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