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Electro-optical/Infrared engineer- top secret

Description:
PDS Tech, Inc is seeking a Electro-optical/Infrared Engineer in WPAFB, OH.

Job Description:

  • Knowledge of systems engineering principles, verification and validation of requirements, and understanding the Air Force’s acquisition processes is desired
  • Provide technical inputs, assessments and management of program engineering efforts in support of the acquisition strategy for each case.
  • Analyze EO/IR sensor systems architectures, HW and SW, to determine functionality and performance
  • Research new technologies for EO/IR sensing and provide recommendations on approaches to incorporate into new sensors
  • Evaluate development cost, schedule, and technical risks for sensor designs
  • Prepare trade-space products that clearly communicate EO/IR sensor performance versus design and development cost and schedule
  • Recommend sensor options that best meet technical and programmatic requirements. Assess EO/IR sensors and provides evaluations of avionics integration feasibility
  • Recommend analysis, modeling and simulation, and test options that predict and verify system performance requirements throughout development
  • Collaborate on EO/IR sensor teams proposing specific actions that lead to the highest performance EO/IR sensor capabilities. Verify on-going sensor development projects are meeting performance and programmatic milestones
  • Participate in major events including System Requirements Reviews (SRRs), Preliminary Design Reviews (PDRs), Critical Design Reviews (CDRs), Program Management Reviews (PMRs), Technical Interchange Meetings (TIMs) and other technical/management activities
  • Coordinate with the PMO to conduct in-country site surveys under the FMS program
  • Support Installation and Check-Out (I&CO) of delivered sensor systems in customers’ countries
  • Evaluate the country infrastructures to support the operation, maintenance, storage, and staging of the sensor system
  • Strong communication skills with customers, end users, and analysts in order to provide recommended contractual language to specific test-related sections of solicitations
  • Perform other duties as assigned by management

QUALIFICATIONS:
  • Bachelor's degree in Electrical or Electro-Optics
  • Engineering or a related field with at least 10 years' experience, or Master's degree with at least 8 years' experience.
  • Current EO/IR experience and knowledge of the DoD acquisition processes is preferred.
  • Ideal candidate would have experience with system engineering processes and experience with FMS and sensor analysis.

 
Job Number: 1910107949
Job Location: Dayton, OH
Duration: 12 months
Input Date: 11/04/2019
Firm Name: PDS TECHNICAL SERVICES
Attention: Jennifer Morgan
Address: 50 FOUNDERS PLAZA STE 304
City, State: EAST HARTFORD, CT 06108
Phone: 860/289-2643
800 Phone: 866/636-4723
Fax Phone: 800/556-5284
Email: northeastjobs@pdstech.com
Website: https://pdsjobs.force.com/candidates/job_detail?id=a1i1T000002fPFiQAM&URLSource=cjhunter

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