AH-64E SME/Functional Analyst Advisor

Clearance Level
Functional Experts
Daleville, Alabama
Onsite Workplace
Key Skills For Success

Army Aviation

Flight Simulators


Problem Solving

Working Independently

REQ#: RQ141389
Public Trust: None
Requisition Type: Regular
Your Impact

Own your opportunity to work with the largest government agency in the nation. Make an impact by advancing the Department of Defense’s mission to keep our country safe and secure.

Job Description

GDIT is the Prime contractor for the Flight School XXI (FSXXI) program, which supports the United States Army Aviation Center of Excellence (USAACE). Located in Daleville, Alabama, GDIT owns and operates the facilities that provide flight simulator training.

GDIT has an immediate opening for a AH-64E SME/Functional Analyst Advisor in Daleville, AL. The successful candidate will have 6 or more years of experience in a AH-64E as a Standardization Pilot, Instructor Pilot, or Maintenance Test Pilot. Experience in Project Management, Army Material Acquisition programs and/or processes, Department of Defense modeling, simulation and technology requirements is a plus.

As the selected AH-64E SME/Functional Analyst Advisor, you will be tasked with the following (not limited to):

  • Develops, modifies, applies, and maintains standards for software systems quality operating methods, processes, and procedures.

  • Conducts evaluation of software systems activities including requirements, design, development, documentation, integration, test, verification and validation.

  • Defines appropriate measures to ensure product quality.

  • Develops overall operating criteria to ensure implementation of the software quality program according to project, process and contract requirements and objectives.

  • Ensures that projects and process control documentation are compliant with requirements, objectives and/or contracts.

  • Reviews software systems design, change specifications, and plans against contractual and/or process requirements.

  • Reviews include applicable specifications, materials, tools, techniques, and methodologies.

  • Provides or directs verification and validation of software system requirements, traceability, and testability.

In order to be considered for the AH-64E SME / Pilot opportunity with GDIT, you must meet the following qualifications:

  • BS or equivalent + 9 years related experience, or MS + 7 years related experience

  • U.S. Army Aviation Instructor Pilot, or

  • U.S. Army Aviation Maintenance Test Pilot

  • Simulation Systems test, verification and validation

  • Skilled in personal computer, Microsoft Office software (Including MS Project) and data repository software

  • Ability to work independently and as a team member under tight deadlines with changing priorities

  • Good analytical and problem-solving skills

  • Good planning and organizational skills




Work Requirements
Years of Experience

6 + years of related experience

* may vary based on technical training, certification(s), or degree

Travel Required


About Our Work

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.

COVID-19 Vaccination

GDIT does not have a vaccination mandate applicable to all employees. To protect the health and safety of its employees and to comply with customer requirements, however, GDIT may require employees in certain positions to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Vaccination requirements will depend on the status of the federal contractor mandate and customer site requirements.

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.