Senior Avionics Engineer - EO/IR - 30056 in Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, OH at Alion Science and Technology

Date Posted: 6/30/2019

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Job Description



MacAulay-Brown, Inc. (MacB) is currently looking for a Senior Avionics Engineer with EO/IR experience who will be responsible for the following:

  • Provides technical engineering expertise in both written and oral form for airborne Electro Optical (EO) / Infrared (IR) systems for the design, development, production, and procurement of avionics subsystems and integration into air vehicles.
  • Demonstrates significant technical knowledge and understanding of airborne EO/IR principles and associated theory through modeling and technical briefs and papers
  • Applies broad engineering knowledge in analyzing and developing solutions to a wide variety of EO/IR technology issues: optical design, resolution, mode development/techniques, computer processing and software algorithms.
  • Knowledgeable of state of the art and advanced airborne EO/IR sensor technologies and constituent components.
  • Applies technical engineering expertise of EO/IR system integration with other sensors, systems, and pilot-vehicle displays.
  • Assesses airworthiness certification and system safety.
  • Provides technical expertise to reduce technology, engineering, integration, manufacturing, sustainment, schedule, and cost risk, and conducting the systems development and integration effort.
  • Defines technology maturation, technical risk reduction, test conditions and objectives, and other system activities.
  • Evaluates and manages requirements, functional and physical architectures, and interfaces.
  • Engineer with at least 10 years of experience
  • Familiarity with MIL-HDBK-516, Airworthiness Certification Criteria
  • Familiarity with MIL-STD-1796, Avionics Integrity Program
  • Demonstrated critical thinking skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Highly desirable to have aircraft weapon system, subsystems (especially avionics), electronics and technical data experience on ACAT I aircraft acquisition program(s) across the DoD
  • Must have relevant experience with SAP/SAR or TS/SCI program content within last five (5) years (e.g. briefed into special access information
  • Requires a Bachelor's degree in electronics/electrical engineering, or related field



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