1+ months
2018-03-122018-05-03

AFSOC EW Engineer

MITRE
Fort Walton Beach, FL

Why choose between doing meaningful work and having a fulfilling life? At MITRE, you can have both. That's because MITRE people are committed to tackling our nation's toughest challengesand we're committed to the long-term well-being of our employees. MITRE is different from most technology companies. We are a not-for-profit corporation chartered to work for the public interest, with no commercial conflicts to influence what we do. The R&D centers we operate for the government create lasting impact in fields as diverse as cybersecurity, healthcare, aviation, defense, and enterprise transformation. We're making a difference every dayworking for a safer, healthier, and more secure nation and world. Our workplace reflects our values. We offer competitive benefits, exceptional professional development opportunities, and a culture of innovation that embraces diversity, inclusion, flexibility, collaboration, and career growth. If this sounds like the choice you want to make, then choose MITREand make a difference with us.




Key Function:



  • Provide aircraft defensive system, electronic warfare expertise and system engineering support to the Air Force Special Operations Command (AFSOC). 

  • Design and evaluate aircraft defensive systems and related electronic warfare systems for AFSOC airborne platforms. 

  • Evaluate existing systems and proposed upgrades; evaluate technologies and develop acquisition/implementation and integration strategies that improve the Special Operations Forces (SOF) concepts and systems in support of AFSOC forces.












Required Qualifications:




2 years or more experience with aircraft electronic warfare systems in any of the following competencies:



  • Integrated self-protection equipment to include radar warning receiver and active IR/RF countermeasures

  • External, pod-based electronic support or electronic attack systems

  • Airborne electronic intelligence platforms (e.g., ELINT aircraft)

  • 2 years or more experience with aircraft aviation electronics and operational flight programs in any of the following competencies:

  • EW operations

  • EW system maintenance

  • EW equipment integration

  • 4 years or more of defense requirements development, acquisition process, and test & evaluation activities

    • Industry

    • Government system program office

    • Government requirements office
Preferred Qualifications:



  • Familiarity with DOD policy, doctrine, and strategy on electronic warfare

  • Previous experience with a specific aviation platform implementing self-protection defensive systems

  • Previous technical writing of analysis documents, system user familiarity manuals/guides, and other white papers

  • Exposure to staff work level collaboration, coordination, and team cooperation across geographically disparate organizations
Minimum Education/Experience:


  • BS and 8 years of related experience


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