Chenega Corporation Radar Hardware Engineer in Huntsville, Alabama
Venturi, LLC, a Chenega company, has a challenging and interesting career opportunity for a Radar Hardware Engineer who will perform important work supporting Missile Defense Agency on the TEAMS Next Missile Defense Systems Engineering contract. This individual must have strong critical thinking and problem solving skills and be capable of interacting verbally and in writing with Missile Defense Agency (MDA) Subject Matter Experts (SME) and prime contractor employees.
Perform technical assessment and programmatic support for the MDA Ground Sensors Directorate Defense Of Guam (DoG) Product Office in support of the Hardware Integrated Product Team (HW IPT)
Review documents and processes of prime contractor to ensure contractual requirements are being met
Perform bidirectional requirement flow from Element Specification (ES), Prime Item Development Specification (PIDS), and Hardware Requirement Specification (HRS)
Perform verification and validation of requirements
Travel to prime contractor facility and fielded site location to support hardware manufacturing, site integration, and test
Master's degree (STEM) and 12+ years of related experience working on missile defense-related or other complex, large DoD programs/projects
Design implementation, performance analysis, and integration and testing of ground based radar systems
Digital Receiver Exciter (DREX) experience highly desired
Radar front end design, modeling, and testing
Integration and testing of Active Electronically Scanned Array (AESA) system and associated subsystems
Perform radar model verification against the tactical system
EMI/EMC test and conformance
Near field and far field test experience
Experience integrating a design into an operational environment
Experience with I&Q and radar performance data analysis
Experience performing detailed radar system analysis and antenna performance
Experience with Test Readiness Reviews (TRRs), Technical Interchange Meetings (TIMs), Technology Readiness Assessments and Levels (TRAs/TRLs), Design Reviews (PDR, CDR, FDR), Production Readiness Assessments (PRRs), Manufacturing Readiness Assessments and Levels (MRAs/MRLs), and Agile Design Processes, etc.
Experience with systems engineering processes
Experience with writing/reviewing Statement of Work (SOW) requirements and deliverables/Objective Evidence (OE), like Contract Data Requirements Lists (CDRLs) and Accessible Data Products (ADPs)
Competent in the MS Office software suite (Outlook, Word, Power Point, and Excel) with SharePoint experience
Excellent oral and written communication skills
Secret security clearance
The position requires a COVID vaccination or an approved accommodation/exemption for a disability/medical condition or religious belief
Working knowledge of MDA systems engineering processes and procedures
Working knowledge of MDA organizational structure
Experience/familiarity with DoD/MDA lifecycle acquisition processes and requirements
Familiar with MDA mission assurance provisions (MAP)
Familiar with different MDA directorates, like Sensors (SN); Facilities and Deployments (FD); Quality, Safety, and Mission Assurance (QS), etc.
Chenega Corporation and family of companies is an EOE.
Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled
Native preference under PL 93-638.
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