Job ID: 194990
Location: HUNTSVILLE, AL, United States
Date Posted: Sep 4, 2019
Category: Engineering and Sciences
Subcategory: Mechanical Engr
Shift: Day Job
Minimum Clearance Required: Secret
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: None
Potential for Remote Work: No
SAIC is supporting the Systems Simulation, Software and Integration Directorate (S3I) in continuation of the Institutional Conduct of Fire Trainer (ICOFT) sustainment and development of the Radar Training Device (RTD). A mid-level Mechanical or Hardware Engineer is needed for requirements maintenance, development, and sustainment, continuous process improvement, risk management, process analysis and development, and system hardware and software life cycle sustainment and development.
The ICOFT provides realistic institutional training in all areas of the THAAD Enhanced Operator/Maintainer operations and maintenance tasks for the THAAD Fire Control and Communication (TFCC), Radar, and Launcher components. The ICOFT replicates the tactical system environment and supports training of the TFCC, Radar, and Launcher tactical software. Within the training environment, the ICOFT inserts faults and captures, records, grades, and plays back student input. There are four labs that comprise an ICOFT: TSOT Lab, TFCC PTT Lab, TLOTS Lab, and Radar Lab.
The RTD provides realistic training in THAAD Enhanced Operator/Maintainer operations, emplacement, and maintenance tasks for the THAAD Radar and includes an Antenna Equipment Unit (AEU), a Cooling Equipment Unit (CEU), and an Electronic Equipment Unit (EEU). The RTD replicates the THAAD Radar to the extent necessary to support the training of the THAAD Interactive Electronic Training Manual (IETM) instructions.
The Mechanical engineer may support additional training devices systems engineering development and maintenance tasks supporting SED including Foreign Military Sales (FMS).
Analyze system hardware specifications and interface documents for capabilities to integrate into a training system.
Assist in the
architecture, design and modeling of the training system.
Create and maintain functional test criteria for acceptance of system functionality.
Coordinate with the Project, Software, Product and Test Leads to ensure appropriate implementation, documentation and testing of desired capabilities.
Serve as an Integration Lead of Products supporting THAAD Training Devices
Work with (onsite) sub-contractor manufacturing teams (Huntsville, AL area)
Bachelors and 5 plus years or more experience with production engineering
Strong attention to detail and follow-through skills
Experience using version control software
Experience with DOORS system
10% Travel should be expected
Experience with THAAD or BMDS system architectures
Hardware production experience
Clearance Requirement: Must possess an active secret clearance
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