Chenega Corporation Training Systems Engineer in Wright Patterson AFB, Ohio
Company Job Title: Training Systems Engineer
Clearance: Secret Clearance
Location: Wright Patterson AFB, OH
Reports To: Program Manager
FLSA Status: Exempt, Full Time, Regular
The Training Systems Engineer will perform work that applies a broad theoretical and practical knowledge of systems engineering to the acquisition process at Wright-Patterson AFB, OH.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Perform technical requirements associated with procurement, modification, and performance.
Provide technical input for program requirements and assist in the review of technical activities associated with training devices.
This includes technical assistance in training system analysis, development planning, risk mitigation, hardware/software integration, acceptance testing, information assurance certification and accreditation, and facilities.
Provide technical assistance in the integration of visual, radar, infrared/electro-optic and tactical environment systems and databases.
Provide technical assistance in flight systems/flight dynamics modeling design and development.
Provide technical assistance in networking/distributed mission operations of training system devices.
Establish test plans and procedures for identifying test parameters and collecting aircraft test data.
Provide support for the DoD Defense Information System Network (DISN) infrastructure to include dedicated services such as point-to-point connectivity as well as Internet Protocol based services and Virtual Private Networks.
Provide assistance in engineering efforts to solve complex technical issues affecting network standards within a simulation environment.
Provide assistance in the assessment and evaluation of new state of the art concepts, technologies, policies, and processes for application to Training Systems Requirements Analysis (TSRA) and courseware development.
Assist in planning, organizing, and supporting engineering efforts affecting TSRA and courseware development within a simulation environment.
Other duties as assigned
Minimum Qualifications: (To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.)
Master’s degree in engineering and 10 years of experience or
Bachelor’s degree in engineering from an ABET-accredited educational program and 20 years of experience.
Secret Clearance required
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Past C17 experience preferred
Ability to work independently and yet be effective within a team setting
Must be capable of managing multiple efforts with time related constraints in a fast-paced contracting environment
Demonstrated ability to effectively communicate and collaborate with diverse internal and external stakeholder groups and individuals
Friendly presence, helpful attitude, good interpersonal skills, and ability to work well with others.
Excellent skills in Microsoft Word, Excel, and other Office applications
Proficient with Microsoft Office Applications, and experience working in a home office setting as well as the ability to train end users on frequently asked technical issues.
Ability to provide technical assistance and support over the phone; good phone skills, professional demeanor, previous customer service experience strongly desired.
Good problem-solving skills; ability to visualize a problem/situation and think abstractly to solve it
Ability to travel up to 10%
Physical Demands: (The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.)
- While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly required to sit and talk or hear. The employee is frequently required to walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel and reach with hands and arms. The employee is occasionally required to stand; climb or balance and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision.
Work Environment: (The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.)
The employee will normally work in a temperature-controlled office environment, with frequent exposure to electronic office equipment.
During visits to areas of operations, may be exposed to extreme cold or hot weather conditions. Is occasionally exposed to fumes or airborne particles, toxic or caustic chemicals, and loud noise.
Chenega Corporation and family of companies is an EOE.
Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled
Native preference under PL 93-638.
We participate in the E-Verify Employment Verification Program.
Primary Location: United States-Ohio-Wright Patterson AFB
Strategic Business Unit: Military Intelligence and Operations Support
Security Requirements: Secret
Job Schedule: Full Time Exempt
Recruiter: Jonas Patterson
Req ID: 2000002012