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Engineering Specialist - Electronic Warfare Systems

Company: Electric Boat
Location: Huntsville
Posted on: June 12, 2021

Job Description:


Individual will conduct analysis of, develop strategies for implementing, and develop requirements for electronic protections for the missile defense system. As part of this analysis, individual will develop and execute high-fidelity models using object oriented MATLAB programming. The model will include sensor phenomenology, signal processing, detection, tracking, and discrimination algorithms. The individual will use developed models to conduct performance analyses, support trade studies, and develop requirements for the Missile Defense Agency (MDA).

Individual will coordinate analysis activities and products with functional group leads, senior management, and government personnel responsible for executing analysis tasks. The individual will document analysis results in reports and briefings to be presented to the Missile Defense National Team (MDNT) and Missile Defense Agency (MDA) representatives.

This position is in Huntsville, AL

Note: Relocation costs are not offered for this position.


Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree (or higher) in an Engineering, Mathematics or Physics
  • 10+ years of engineering experience related to the job description
  • Active Secret Security Clearance with last investigation date less than 5.5 years
  • Strong technical background in an engineering, mathematics, or scientific discipline
  • Experience with electronic warfare including electronic attack and electronic protection
  • Experience developing and architecting models and simulations using Matlab
  • Knowledge of radar sensing physics and signal processing techniques

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Analysis experience in aspects of the Ballistic missile defense system (e.g., Aegis Weapons Systems, Ground-based Midcourse Defense (GMD), Fire Control (FOM, GFC), C2BMC, BMDS sensors (EO/IR/RF), kill vehicles, interceptors, countermeasures, counter-countermeasures, or threats)
  • Experience with radar scheduling, signal processing, tracking, discrimination, and/or electronic warfare
  • Experience with Matlab programming for conducting analysis and describing complex phenomenon
  • Experience with configuration management software such as TortoiseSVN
  • Basic understanding of performance parameters, technical performance measures, methods and techniques definition, sensors, missiles, interceptors, detection/tracking, or Command and Control (e.g., C3I, C4I, etc.) analysis is desired.
  • Individual with demonstrated team leadership experience is desired


  • Ability and willingness to learn new physical and mathematical concepts
  • Individual must possess good communication skills and be capable of working both independently and in a team environment.

Keywords: Electric Boat, Huntsville , Engineering Specialist - Electronic Warfare Systems, Other , Huntsville, Alabama

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