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Test Engineer, Radar Systems (Engineer 1) Job in Dayton, Ohio US

Test Engineer, Radar Systems (Engineer 1)

Alion Science and Technology Corporation - Dayton, OH

Posted: 12/6/2022 - Expires: 3/6/2023

Job ID: 250705766


Job Description

Requisition Number:7527

Required Travel: 0 - 10%

Employment Type:Full Time/Salaried/Exempt

Hours Per Week:40

Security Clearance:No Clearance

Level of Experience:Entry Level

Job Description

Huntington Ingalls Industries, Mission Technologies Division (HII-MTD) is seeking a qualified candidate for Test Engineer, Radar Systems. The Test Engineer performs technical planning, system integration, verification and validation, cost and risk, and supportability and effectiveness analyses for total systems. Analyses are performed at all levels of total system product to include: test, installation, operation, maintenance and sustainability. Properly employs test assets into customer-driven test objectives. Performs functional analysis and timeline analysis. The engineer will present a deep understanding of testing philosophies and methodologies within an agile test environment.

Tasking includes RF chain analysis and radar system performance analysis, as well as all aspects of test execution.
Hands-on test, integration, and verification support across lab facilities requiring skills in algorithms, software, hardware, and networking.
Support technical publications in developing for customer releases test planning, test procedures, and test reports.
Support technical and functional leadership through the identification of risk.

Essential Job Responsibilities

Designs, develops, and implements testing methods and equipment. Plans and arranges the labor, schedules, and equipment required for testing and evaluating standard and special devices. Provides test area with parameters for sample testing and specifies tests to be performed. Compiles data and defines changes required in testing equipment, testing procedures, manufacturing processes, or new testing requirements. Responsible for testing all customer samples and for special tests that cannot be performed in the test area.

Minimum Qualifications

0 years experience with Bachelors in related field; or High School Diploma or equivalent and 6 years relevant experience.

Bachelor of Engineering degree or no degree and 6years of experience.
Must be a self-starter, have the ability to consistently deliver at a high level with minimum supervision and maintain continuous communications with peers and upper management personnel
Ability to negotiate through conflicting demands for resources and manage time to drive overall organizational success
Ability to setup and support HITL test equipment, along with test customer setup including interfacing with data acquisition hardware / instrumentation
Develop requirement for HITL build-up and customer needs
Familiar with RF and electronic test equipment
Good analytical, critical thinking and problem solving skills
Must be able and willing to work outside in adverse weather conditions.
Must be able to bend, reach, stoop and lift up to 50 lbs.
Must be able to obtain and maintain a TS/SCI security clearance with advanced security checks

Preferred Requirements

Experience with either Radar or Electronic Warfare System design and/or testing desired.

Physical Requirements

May require working in an office, industrial, shipboard, or laboratory environment. Capable of climbing ladders and tolerating confined spaces and extreme temperature variances.

This opportunity resides with Cyber & Electronic Warfare, a business group within HII's Mission Technologies division. HII works within our nation's intelligence and cyber operations communities to defend our interests in cyberspace. Our deep expertise in network architecture, software and hardware development, cybersecurity and the electromagnetic environment uniquely enables us to support sensitive missions for federal agency partners.

HII is a global engineering and defense technologies provider. With a 135-year history of trusted partnerships in advancing U.S. national security, HII delivers critical capabilities ranging from the most powerful and survivable naval ships ever built, to unmanned systems, ISR and AI/ML analytics. HII leads the industry in mission-driven solutions that support and enable a networked, all-domain force. Headquartered in Virginia, HII's skilled workforce is 44,000 strong. For more information, please visit: .

HII is an Equal Opportunity/Vets and Disabled Employer. U.S. Citizenship may be required for certain positions.

Women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and veterans are encouraged to apply.  Alion will provide a reasonable accommodation to individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans who need assistance to apply.  Please visit the Alion Careers site for more information

Job Summary

Employment Type:
Full Time Employee
Job type:
Federal Contractor
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Education Level:
High school graduate
Work Days:
Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri
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