Position:  Systems Engineer

Troy7 is seeking a highly-motivated Systems Engineer to support the Reagan Test Site (RTS) Engineering and Technical Services (RETS) Program. The Systems Engineer will serve on the forefront of global defense and space operations by supporting ballistic missile, guided weapon, and aeronautical tests and evaluations as well as space situational awareness operations and experiments.

Location:  RTS Operations Center in Huntsville, AL

Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Assist in the design of test plans in support of user requirements for complex missile flighttests
  • Participate in risk management assessment and software/hardware development of test configurations
  • Serve on radar systems console to support real-time flight test execution as instrumentation controller or analytical position
  • Explain radar data collected, including any anomalies, to highly technical range customers
  • Create and provide radar test plans and operations briefings
  • Assist in diagnostic efforts related to problems uncovered by system tests
  • Provide recommendations for calibration improvements and modifications
  • Train personnel to perform routine calibrations
  • Assist in the development of program short and long-term plans, monitor progress, assure adherence, and evaluate performance
  • Work closely with personnel at remote locations to accomplish engineering activities
  • Continuously share knowledge and lessons learned with coworkers
  • Work occasional non-duty hours or on weekends to support specific project or mission requirements including occasional TDY abroad to support mission operations

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in an engineering/science discipline
  • Active DoD Secret security clearance
  • Understanding of radar fundamentals and electro-magnetic wave theory
  • MATLAB programming proficient
  • Ability to use Lite programming abilities in UNIX/LINUX
  • Familiarity with MS Office including Visio, PowerPoint, and Project
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision
  • Ability to interface at a technical level with engineers from varying backgrounds
  • Ability to exhibit a high level of integrity and professionalism
  • Excellent customer service, communication, and problem-solving skills2+ years of experience in systems engineering

Desired Experience:

  • Radar engineering/operations experience
  • Test Range experience
  • Project management experience
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