Systems Engineer Advisor

Clearance Level
Systems Engineering
Huntsville, Alabama

REQ#: RQ75953 Systems Engineer Advisor (Open)

Travel Required: 25-50%
Requisition Type: Regular
Job Description

Candidate will support system performance and analysis activities for Scout Attack Aircraft Product Office, including development, design, integration, performance analysis, test, and evaluation of Army weapon systems integration.

Personnel, with minimal direction, performs most tasks necessary to ensure the identification System Critical Items and documentation of hazards within systems. Understands the basic elements of systems engineering to include hazard analyses, hazard management, risk mitigation requirements, and residual risk assessment.

Will provide analytical support for specific test phases required for fielding of specified aircraft and various systems.

Participate as a member of Integrated Product Teams (IPTs) ensuring application of systems and airworthiness principles throughout aircraft lifecycle phases.

  • Provide input as needed on weapons, sensors, airframe, avionics, propulsion, drive systems software, maintenance practices and performance of the aircraft.
  • Provide technical input to System Safety for assigned aircraft
  • Provide input as a member of the Foreign Military Sales Team
  • Provides technical advice on maintenance practices
  • Assists in inspection and delivery of aircraft
  • Ensuring all areas (Tech, Log, Test, Systems Engineering, AED) are included in the planning, budgeting
  • Manage FMS projects as assigned by MASPO
  • Overall management of testing  (scheduling, funding, and documentation)
  • Review and provide input on test and evaluation documentation such as AWRs, test plans, and test reports
  • Monitor testing to include coordination of test events
  • Ensure that funding received is obligated and managed correctly
  • Help write Statements of Work, CDRLs, Budget estimate (Independent Government Estimates)
  • Establishing and updating Project Management Review briefing charts

B.S in an Engineering discipline + 10 years of experience or 12 years of experience in a related aircraft field.  Experience can be substituted for education.  FAA Airframe & Powerplant license is preferred.

An active Secret clearance is required for this position.

This position will require OCONUS travel.

We are GDIT. The people supporting some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We deliver. Bringing the expertise needed to understand and advance critical missions. We transform. Shifting the ways clients invest in, integrate, and innovate technology solutions. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. We are there. On the ground, beside our clients, in the lab, and everywhere in between. Offering the technology transformations, strategy, and mission services needed to get the job done.

GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.