20 days old

C4ISR Systems Engineer

Shaw Air Force Base, SC 29152

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Operational Innovation & Transformation (J41C) has an exciting opportunity for early career Systems Engineer to support USAFCENT and current warfighter operations against terrorism, with a primary focus on Command, Control, Communications, Computers, Intelligence, Surveillance, Reconnaissance (C4ISR) systems.  This position is located at Shaw AFB, near Sumter, South Carolina, and includes travel to select US operating locations in the Middle East.  The candidate will have opportunities to support US Air Forces Central and US Army Central HQs on Shaw AFB.  The successful candidate should have the desire to learn about military operations and systems, be able to work in a high operational tempo environment, and be able learn new technical areas.  Support areas include assisting in the integration of new ISR or C4 systems into the current DoD architectures, building technology recommendations for the sponsor, and attending technical working groups with the sponsor, vendors, other DoD organizations, and/or MITRE.  

Key Functions: 

  • Provide systems engineering and integration support for USAFCENT/USARCENT C4ISR systems; evaluating current and proposed systems and architectures, recommending design improvements and advising the Program Manager on the technical aspects of planned work.   
  • Work will be performed as a team member or an individual contributor with leadership oversight.  Technical areas will vary depending on sponsor needs, but candidate background with ISR systems is preferred.

Required Skills:

Background/Degree in Systems Engineering or Engineering

Ability to work across multiple organizations and geographic locations

Preferred Qualifications: 

BS in Systems, Electrical or Communications Engineering

Minimum Education/Experience: 

BS and 3 years related experience


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