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Data Link System Engineer (Experienced) - ELSYS

Georgia Tech Research Institute (GTRI)
Atlanta, GA
  • Job Code
    494430
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Data Link System Engineer (Experienced) - ELSYS

ID: 494430
Type: Researchers
Location: Atlanta, GA
Categories: Aeronautics, Aerospace, Aircraft, Avionics, Countermeasures, Electronic Warfare, System Engineering, Testing, Threat Systems, Missile Warning Systems, Project/Program Management, RF, Sensors Integration, Software Development/Design, System Architecture, Embedded Systems, Hardware Development/Design, Human Factors, Instrumentation, Mechanical Design & Analysis, Military Vehicles

Job Description

The Electronic Systems Laboratory (ELSYS) Electronic Systems Integration Division (ESID) is currently seeking a Data Link System Engineer for a full time research faculty position in the Tactical Communications Engineering Branch. (TCEB). This position supports system integration and software development projects for Department of Defense (DoD) aircraft improvement programs.

RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE:

• Serve as a technical expert on military tactical data links, associated radios, and system uses of those data links for sponsors and associated projects
• Support the team's tactical data link strategy, planning, and asset management
• Develop relevant system level requirements for tactical data links
• Decompose and allocate requirements into a system design
• Collaborate with cross-functional teams to develop data link technical solutions for our DoD sponsors ensuring all products meet allocated requirements and design specifications
• Utilize existing system specifications, interface definitions, and aircraft drawings to develop novel solutions
• Ensure that all technical work is developed to meet military, safety, and security standards
• Design and manage laboratory configurations for tactical data links and assigned projects
• Integrate system components and support equipment in laboratory and fielded settings
• Isolate hardware and software component anomalies
• Analyze flight and laboratory data to determine if system requirements are met
• Develop quantitative feasibility analyses on possible solutions to increase system effectiveness and integrate new capabilities
• Perform other duties as assigned

Education & Length of Experience

Research Engineer/Scientist/Technologist II

• A Master’s degree in Aerospace, Computer, Electrical, or Mechanical Engineering, Computer Science, Physics, Mathematics, or related field and three (3) years of relevant full-time experience after completion of that degree,
• A Master’s degree and five (5) years of relevant full-time experience after completion of a Bachelor’s degree,
• A Doctoral degree in Aerospace, Computer, Electrical, or Mechanical Engineering, Computer Science, Physics, Mathematics, or related technical field

Senior Research Engineer/Scientist/Technologist

• A Master’s degree in Aerospace, Computer, Electrical, or Mechanical Engineering, Computer Science, Physics, Mathematics, or related field and seven (7) years of relevant full-time experience after completion of that degree; or
• A Doctoral degree in Aerospace, Computer, Electrical, or Mechanical Engineering, Computer Science, Physics, Mathematics, or related field and four (4) years of relevant full time experience.

Note: Consideration may be given to those holding at least a Bachelor's degree and 15+ years of related work experience

Required Minimum Qualifications

• Experience in system engineering processes and methodologies applicable to complex systems development
• Experience with Link-16 usage for aviation
• Experience creating and conducting technical presentations
• Minimum 7 years of applicable experience in a technical field

Preferred Qualifications

• Experience with SADL, Link-16, IBS, TTNT, MADL, VMF, SRW, ISR, Navigation, Air Traffic Management, and/or UCI networks
• Experience with MIDS-LVT or MIDS-JTRS radios
• Experience with MIL-STD-1553 data bus, avionics systems, Electronic Warfare (EW) systems, and open systems architectures
• Experience with configuration management and requirements management systems
• Experience leading small to mid-sized technical tasks and/or teams
• Active SECRET clearance

U.S. Citizenship Requirements

Due to our research contracts with the US federal government, candidates for this position are required to be US Citizens.

Clearance Type Required

Ability to obtain Secret Clearance upon hire

Diversity & Inclusion

Diversity & Inclusion (D&I) at Georgia Tech Research Institute aims to enhance the Institute’s mission of solving the world’s most complex technical problems by creating a workforce with a shared appreciation for diversity, raising awareness around inclusiveness, and fostering a sense of belonging and appreciation for all members of our community.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Georgia Tech Research Institute is an Equal Opportunity Employer of individuals with disabilities and protected veterans and actively seeks diversity among its employees. .

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Posted: 2019-05-26 Expires: 2019-06-25

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