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Systems Test Engineer 4

Plano, TX 75074

Job Title: Systems Test Engineer 4

Position: AS20201903-43287

Location: Plano, TX

Job Description:

As a Systems Test Engineer 4, you will be responsible for the test and evaluation of radar systems and related capabilities. This position supports the Advanced Systems & Technologies (AS&T) division, which specializes in developing disruptive, next-generation technologies for advanced Unmanned Air Systems (UAS / UAV), advanced radar systems, next-generation weapon systems, and other RF sensor technologies using small company agility and big company experience.

Essential Functions:

  • Responsible for the Program Test Planning, including development of the Test and Evaluation Master Plan
  • Responsible for planning and execution of the tests, including defining test requirements, creating a test plan, determining the test instrumentation required to capture the required test data, holding Test Readiness Reviews and conducting the tests.  In performing these tasks, the lead test engineer must work closely with all internal and external stake holders to coordinate the activities leading up to and including the test itself
  • Responsible for ensuring that all instrumentation capabilities will meet the overall requirements for the test, as coordinated with the lead systems engineer
  • Responsible for the after-test debrief and ensuring that all data artifacts are collected and made available for review
  • Responsible for playing a significant role in post-test analysis, especially for capturing lessons learned for improvement of the test plan for subsequent testing
  • Responsible for managing the T&E Integrated Product Team, including schedule and budget responsibilities, and managing to IPT scorecards
  • Responsibilities include support for proposals for new business
  • Other duties as assigned


    • U.S. citizen
    • Existing DoD clearance with a current 5-year update; must be able to obtain additional clearances as required
    • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or Science
    • A minimum of 8 years relevant experience in systems engineering / system test and evaluation
    • Qualification and design verification testing
    • Strong test and evaluation planning skills
    • Strong RF background with a working knowledge of radar systems
    • Experience designing, developing and implementing test equipment for use on UUT evaluations
    • Experience developing and executing Design Verification Tests for complex components and systems
    • Experience planning and executing test plans
    • Strong technical performance with understanding of EVMS metrics
    • Working knowledge of military standards
    • Proficient in Microsoft Office products
    • Ability to travel for test working group meeting and to conduct the field tests.  Proficiency with Microsoft Office products (Power Point, Excel, Word and Project)
    • Must be able to travel up to 20% to support field testing

      Preferred Additional Skills:

      • Master’s degree desired
      • Familiarity with a variety of radar types and modes
      • Familiarity with National Instruments, Labview
      • MATLAB
      • DOORS experience
      • Control account manager experience
      • Excellent people skills, with experience leading and collaborating in a multi-disciplinary, diverse, and dynamic team environment.
      • Outstanding work ethic and commitment to organizational success
      • Excellent communication skills (written, verbal, & presentation)


Posted: 2020-05-18 Expires: 2020-06-17

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