Posted by: OASIS Systems on May 23, 2019
PRIMARY FUNCTION: Provide Engineering support to the Approach and Landing Systems Branch, which is within the US Air Force (USAF) Battle Management Directorate (AFLCMC/HB) at Hanscom AFB, MA.
Bachelor's degree in a technical discipline with 8 years of related experience. Experience may be substituted for education requirements.Experience on Dept of Defense or Air Force acquisition programs is highly desired.An understanding of air traffic control operations and state-of-the-art technology as it applies to aircraft approach and landing systems is highly desired. A working knowledge of flight certification requirements is highly desired.Strong interpersonal and communication skillsExcellent writing and presentation skillsMust have an active US security clearance
RESPONSIBILITIES: The Systems Engineer duties include, but are not limited to:
Perform activities necessary to ensure cost-effective support to achieve peacetime and wartime readiness and performance requirements over a system's life-cycle. Collect and triage all service use and maintenance data.Root cause analysis of in-service problems (including operational hazards, deficiency reports, parts obsolescence, corrosion effects, and reliability degradation).Technical surveillance of critical safety items, research approved sources for these items, and oversight of design configuration baselines for fielded systems to ensure continued certification compliance.Develop required design changes to resolve operational issues.Perform periodic technical reviews of the in-service system performance against baseline requirements, analyze trends, and develop management approaches for resolution of operational issues. Plan and implement activities to meet key performance metrics for reliability, availability, and maintainability (RAM).Support technology refresh, technology insertion, and Diminishing Manufacturing Sources and Materiel Shortages (DMSMS). Review system drawings, schematics, and documentation for form fit function and interface alternatives. Assist with hardware/software design, RAM studies, risk assessments, and cost estimates. Participate in Supply Support Integrated Product Team identifying sustainment high interest items, design improvements, deficiencies, and watch items.
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