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RADAR Systems Engineer with Secret Clearance

PDS Tech, Inc. is seeking a SVTAD / Systems Engineer, in McKinney, TX 75071

NOTE: 12 Months Contract, Must be a US CITIZEN

Looking for a senior systems engineer that has a strong background in systems integration and test activities.  This includes experience in leading diverse teams of technical individuals to ensure customer acceptance of Multi-Function RF products.  The integration and test engineer will have a strong technical background in hardware engineering (including electrical and mechanical engineering knowledge), software engineering, management of system problem reports and experience with test plan and procedure development.  This individual must have a strong ability to troubleshoot and resolve system problems quickly.  The candidate must have strong communications and leadership skills with the ability to communicate effectively with senior technical leadership.  Possession of a strong radar technology background is a plus.

Job Description:
  • Integration and test (I&T) engineer  to focus on integration of electrical component interfaces, software interfaces, and mechanical interfaces.
  • Collaborate with team members to perform problem solving, and troubleshoot electrical, mechanical and software system issues to quickly resolve issues as they arise.
  • Collaborate across team members from multiple engineering groups including Hardware and Software and provide engineering expertise.
  • Prepare Trouble Reports (TR) and present issues that arise with deployed as well as stateside KRFS at weekly TR boards Prepare and present KRFS technical information at customer Technical Interchange Meetings (TIM).
  • Provide hands-on support for various I&T and field activities in coordination of cross-functional (electrical, mechanical, software) troubleshooting efforts, system integration of new capabilities, and field tests.
  • Communicate clearly and recommend solutions to team to resolve a wide range of technical issues timely and successfully.
  • Travel to support demonstrations and customer tests at US Government field test sites will be required.

INTERESTED!! Contact: or Call Directly: 314-665-2124
​Required Skills:
  • 6+ years of Radar System Engineering experience with software and hardware using power systems, electrical components, and software and hardware interface design and verification
  • Experiences with both sides of the Systems Engineering V including requirements development, allocation, design implementation, test planning and requirements verification.
  • Experience with software integration and test for radar modes and waveforms.
  • Willing to travel to Government testing locations three to four times per year.
  • Experience with test equipment, test software, troubleshooting and problem solving.
  • Active DoD Secret Clearance.Interim Secret Clearance required to start.

Desired Skills:

  • Experience with Active Electronically Scanned Antenna (AESA) technology.  
  • Experience with testing Electromagnetic Environmental Effects (E3) with a focus on RF Electromagnetic Interference testing.
  • Experience with Integration & Test of RF systems transmit/ receive chain, radar processing including hardware/software, and built in test.
  • Excellent presentation skills, meet schedule milestones, and able to work collaboratively in a matrix environment.
  • Able to work in a physically demanding environment, and work outdoors in various weather and terrain.
  • Master’s Degree in Engineering, Physics, or related discipline.

Required Education:  

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Software Engineering, Physics, Science or related discipline.

Job Number: 1810090247
Job Location: McKinney, TX
Duration: 12 months
Input Date: 10/11/2018
Last Updated: 11/12/2018
Attention: Sana Khan
Address: 1215 FERN RIDGE PKWY STE 231
City, State: ST LOUIS, MO 63141
Phone: 314/628-9143
800 Phone: 800/472-3737
Fax Phone: 314/628-9485

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