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Project Engineer Job in Fairborn, Ohio US

Project Engineer

Riverside Research Institute - Fairborn, OH

Posted: 2/9/2024 - Expires: 5/9/2024

Job ID: 269627184


Job Description

Project Engineer






Research & Development

Position Type

Full Time Salary

Riverside Overview

Riverside Research is an independent National Security Nonprofit dedicated to research and development in the national interest. We provide high-end technical services, research and development, and prototype solutions to some of the country's most challenging technical problems.

All Riverside Research opportunities require U.S. Citizenship.

Position Overview

Riverside Research is seeking a full-time project engineer to support an Air Force customer in Dayton, OH. The project engineer will work as part of a team identifying customer challenges, sourcing commercially available solutions, evaluating options, providing recommendations, and transitioning selected technologies to secure environments.


Work closely with customers to identify and curate challenges impeding mission success
Source commercially available solutions to mitigate customer problems
Evaluate various options; provide recommendations on best fit
Transition select technologies to secure environments
Prepare white papers, briefings and present findings


A minimum of 5 years of related experience with a Bachelor*s degree, 3 years with a Master*s degree, a PhD without experience, or equivalent work experience is typically required for an employee at this level.

Secret clearance with ability to obtain a Top Secret clearance with SCI adjudication
Bachelor's degree in electrical, computer, mechanical, aerospace, or software engineering
Self-motivated, detail oriented, responsible team player able to work independently with minimal daily direction
Demonstrated effective/efficient written/verbal communication skills
Ability to work and interact with technically and organizationally diverse personnel

Preferred Requirements:

Pursuing a graduate degree in electrical, computer, mechanical, aerospace, software engineering, or engineering management
Experience interacting with Air Force organizations

Global Comp

$70,000 - $130,000 This represents the typical salary range for this position based on experience, location and other factors.

Closing Statement

Riverside Research Institute is a not-for-profit, technology-oriented defense company, where service to our customers and support of our staff is our overall mission. Riverside is an affirmative action-equal opportunity employer and complies with all applicable federal, state, and local laws regarding recruitment and hiring. Riverside offers comprehensive compensation and benefit packages to our employees.
Riverside bases its employment decisions solely on technical experience, qualifications and other job-related criteria related to our organizational purpose as a not-for-profit company, and without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex marital status, sexual orientation, national origin, physical or mental disability, veteran's status or any other status legally protected by applicable federal, state, and local law.

Riverside Research is an equal opportunity employer. We recruit, employ, train, compensate, and promote without regard to race, religion, creed, color, national origin, age, gender, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, veteran status, or any other basis protected by applicable federal, state and local law.

Job Summary

Employment Type:
Full Time Employee
Job type:
Federal Contractor
Skill Based Partner:
Education Level:
Bachelor's degree
Work Days:
Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri
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Graphic Literacy: 6

Workplace Documentation: 5