Air Vehicle Management System (AVMS) System Engineer in Ridgecrest, CA at DCS

Date Posted: 3/17/2020

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Job Description

Air Vehicle Management Systems (AVMS)System Engineer will support the acquisition, and systems and integration engineering of the Communication Systems in the F/A-18 and EA-18G model aircraft.

Essential Job Functions:

Function as the Requirements Team Lead managing all aspects of acquisition and systems integration of the AVMS Subsystems into the F/A-18 and EA-18G aircraft including: requirements analysis, specification generation, integration, and creation of integration procedures and results reporting.

Communicate orally and in writing to SCS Block Managers, Acquisition Leads, and Task Team Leads, and be expected to brief PMA265 SCS IPT Leads at SETR(T) milestones regarding the integration status of the Communication systems.

Apply skills in airborne systems analysis, development, and operation to support integration efforts.

Support, organize, and participate in all events pertaining to the integration effort of the system.

Analyze requirements for new software, generate specifications, assist in creating test plans, and coordinate lab, ground, and flight integration efforts.

Create plans, develop test points and procedures, support flight integration efforts as well as post-flight analysis and will need to interact with and brief aircrew.

Must be able to follow and adhere to the engineering processes outlined in the F/A-18 Systems Engineering Process Manual (SEPM) with regards to the Cognizant Engineer section.

Required Skills:

Due to the sensitivity of customer related requirements, U.S. Citizenship is required.

A Bachelors degree in Engineering with 5 years of experience is required. A Masters degree with 4 years will also be considered.

Must be eligible for a security clearance and be able to maintain the clearance for the duration of employment.

Desired Skills:

Ability to communicate and work well within a team environment


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