Oasis Systems, Inc. Shalimar , FL 32579
Posted 2 months ago
Oasis Systems has an exciting opportunity for a SE-3 Data Link Test Engineer who possesses the education and background to support data link technology testing and evaluation. This position will support the 46 Test Squadron at Eglin AFB, FL.
LOCATION: Eglin AFB, FL
JOB STATUS: Full Time
REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS (Education, Certifications, Experience, Skills)
SECURITY CLEARANCE: Active Secret
EDUCATION: Bachelor of Science degree in a technical discipline (i.e., CS, EE, AE, ME, etc.) and a minimum of three (3) years of technical experience with military tactical data links relative to C4ISR operations.
EXPERIENCE LEVEL: SE-2
U.S. Citizenship is required
An active Secret Clearance
Experience as a test engineer, assisting or leading in the planning, execution, and reporting of Developmental Test and Evaluation (DT&E).
Experience in communications testing, to include radios such as UHF (UHF SATCOM, SINCGARS, Have Quick) and VHF, and an understanding of RF systems testing in general.
Possess RF theory and practical hands-on applications and equipment operation to include trouble shooting equipment, data, and network problems.
Excellent verbal, technical writing and interpersonal skills.
Proficiency with the Microsoft Office applications.
Able to work effectively alone and as part of a team.
Able to direct the work of others.
Physically fit and able to conduct test in rough environments that include the following: cold weather (down to 20 deg F), hot weather (both dry and humid, up to 115 deg F), light precipitation, altitude (up to 15,000 feet), and rugged terrain (rocky, steep etc.).
Able to lift equipment etc. within individual (50lbs) and two-man lift requirements.
Able to travel CONUS and OCONUS (estimated at 20% of the time).
Technical experience with DoD digital/tactical information distribution data links; preferably with Link 16, SADL, VMF, MADL and IFDL.
Technical experience in the areas related to data link radios, radio frequency waves/propagation, and ad hoc computer networks.
Experience and knowledge of tactical datalinks such as CDL, Link 16 Joint Tactical Information Distribution System (JTIDS), Multinational Information Distribution System (MIDS) and SADL in both Line of Sight (LOS) and Beyond Line of Sight (BLOS) mission threads.
Experience with Telemetry systems.
Proficiency with the Microsoft Operating Systems.
Understanding of DT&E processes, specifically acquisition program development and detailed knowledge of Air Force Command and Control (C2) test methodologies including AFI 99-103, Capabilities Based Test and Evaluation.
Knowledge of systems analysis and application software development concepts, functions, techniques and capabilities sufficient enough to evaluate emerging technologies in a developmental test and evaluation environment.
Perform as a member of the 46 TS Tactical Integration Element (TIE) Test team
Interface directly with System Program Offices, other services, Joint Battle Labs as well as product development contractors
Plan, execute, and report on and associated datalink systems including Common Data Link (CDL), Link 16, Situation Awareness Data Link (SADL), Integrated Data Modem (IDM), Remotely Operated Vehicle for Emplacement & Reconnaissance (ROVER), Android Tactical Assault Kit (ATAK), Field Computing Device Wearable (FCD-W), DPSS/APASS, THS-II, TACP-CASS, Special Warfare/BAO and other like-systems.
Operate datalink systems/equipment/protocols to include Link 16, J series messages, Variable Message Format (VMF), and Cursor on Target Systems (CoT) and various other joint and coalition capabilities.
Proficient/familiar with various radios to include: MIDS LVT and MIDS JTRS terminals, PRC-161, PRC-117F/G, PRC-152, PRC-163, PRC-160, SADL radios etc.
As a technical leader in an engineering role, review customer requirements and participate in test planning meetings.
Develop test plans and procedures, schedules, and execute a test within the constraints of customer requirements and produce timely test reports.
Capable of performing as a team leader in directing and executing datalink system testing.
Author technical documents and briefings and conduct formal presentations.
Travel to locations, as required, to conduct tests, collect and reduce data.
Who We Are
Oasis Systems is a premier provider of customer-driven, cost-effective, and quality Engineering Services; Enterprise Systems and Applications; Human Factors Engineering; Information Technology and Cyber Security; Professional Services; and Specialized Engineering Solutions to the Department of Defense, Federal Aviation Administration, Nuclear Regulatory Commission, and other Federal Agencies.
We strive to be an exciting and welcoming company that attracts, develops, motivates and retains the most talented, skilled and dedicated people in the industry; where they are encouraged to achieve personal excellence, purpose, and their full potential and career aspirations, while supporting mission-critical national security technologies and programs.
Oasis Systems is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate in hiring or employment on the basis of any legally protected characteristic including, but not limited to, race, color, religion, national origin, marital status, gender, sexual orientation, ancestry, age, medical condition, military veteran status or on the basis of physical handicap which, with reasonable accommodation, render the application to satisfactorily perform the job available.
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