Data Link Systems Engineer

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Fahrenheit IT
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Job Description

Id: 179047 Location: Atlanta, GA Job Type: Contract to Hire Data Link Systems Engineer

Job Description:

Our client 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:

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

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 or 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

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 6 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


Company Information

Founded in 1998, Fahrenheit IT specializes in IT consulting and direct hire staffing solutions. The company delivers the highest quality technology professionals and an array of customized IT talent solutions designed to improve productivity and drive results. The Company is deeply integrated in the communities it serves and combines significant local market intelligence with the support and resources of a nationwide company.
Dice Id : 10111360
Position Id : 179047
Originally Posted : 3 months ago

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