EMI/EMC Test Engineer, Principal - 36898 in WRIGHT PATTER, OH at Alion Science and Technology

Date Posted: 10/9/2021

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Job Description

Alion is seeking an Electro-Magnetic Interference / Electro-Magnetic Compatibility (EMI/EMC) engineer. Position requires substantial technical interaction with the DoD sponsor and final customer.


  • Applicant must have significant USAF on-aircraft communications system experience with aircraft EMC test and evaluation and Safety of Flight (SOF) test knowledge. 
  • Must be able to manage multiple projects as assigned and to respond to quick response requests from USAF, U.S. Army, JSOC, MDA, C-17, C-130, KC-135 aircraft SPOs, and other inter-service customers.  Interact daily with military, government, and civilian contractors alike.
  • Engineer will function as the Test Conductor on a wide range of USAF system evaluations for compliance with EMI/EMC requirements on different aircraft in preparation for system Military Flight Release.  Must be familiar with new equipment installations and for assessing roll-on/roll-off communications systems and airborne launch equipment platforms onboard USAF aircraft.
  • This experienced engineer will have effective knowledge in the analysis, design, and test aspects of related EMI/EMC standards and limitations with proven knowledge and technical expertise of the discipline.
  • In addition the candidate shall develop comprehensive EMC Test Plans, Maintenance Group Test Support documents, compile collected data, and generate final EMC Test Report documents.
  • The candidate shall be familiar with an extensive selection of spectrum analyzer and RF test equipment and devices.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Must have a Bachelor of Science in EE or AE or related field
  • Candidate should have minimum 10 years of experience with MIL-STD-464 system-level, on-aircraft EMC test and evaluation and be familiar with MIL-STD-461 box-level testing and Radiated Emissions testing. 
  • Ten (10) or more years of USAF Test Engineering work experience.
  • Ten (10) or more years of EMI/EMC work experience.
  • Extensive on-aircraft communications related test experience on USAF C-17 and C-130 aircraft highly desired.
  • Travel %:  Significant travel is required.     +/- 100 days/yr.

Required Security Clearance: SECRET

Security Clearance: Secret
Telework - Not Eligible


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