MDA Target Requirements Engineer

Modern Technology Solutions, Inc. Huntsville , AL 35801

Posted 2 months ago

Overview

Modern Technology Solutions, Inc. (MTSI), is seeking an MDA Target Requirements Engineer in Huntsville. At MTSI, our more than 900 co-owners recognize the high demand for specialized professionals within our industry and that you have many options to choose. As an employee owned company where culture matters, we believe that by investing in our people we are investing in our company's future!

MTSI's core capabilities run deep across a multitude of areas to include Systems Engineering & Technical Assistance, Integration, Modeling & Simulation, Test & Evaluation, Acquisitions & Program Support, and Mission Assurance services. Our expertise includes ballistic missile defense, air defense, air vehicle survivability, unmanned aircraft, flight test operations, intelligence support, cybersecurity, space and homeland defense.

Our first core value is that employees come first. We challenge our co-workers to provide the highest level of support and service, and reward them with some of the best benefits in our industry. Eligible new co-workers start with 20 days PTO plus 10 federal holidays, 6% 401k company match with immediate vesting, semi-annual bonuses, and eligibility to participate in our Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP). We offer other employee focused benefits, including up to $10k in tuition reimbursement and an optional zero dollar deductible BCBS health insurance plan.

For additional company information, please visit: www.mtsi-va.com

Responsibilities

MTSI is looking to hire an MDA Target Requirements Engineer to serve as a key member of the MDA Target Requirements Team's technical staff. Candidate will be supporting the Missile Defense Agency in Huntsville, AL.

The technical staff performs all necessary data/requirements development and interfaces with the EIT Target team requirements' staff who translate the requirements into formal documents. This position requires the ability to evaluate intelligence based threat system performance to:

Define real world threat scenarios that allows relevant Initial Target Parameters (ITPs) to be derived that guide the Integrated Master Test Plan (IMTP) development for future planned flight tests.

Provide the threat relevant technical details to develop Target System Performance Specifications (TSPS) to enable procurement of targets to support planned flight tests.

Provide the threat relevant parameters for the Target Trajectory Memorandum (TTM) that defines specific parameters needed to successfully complete a flight test. Perform feasibility and Threat Realism assessments of the Target trajectory against the Threat. Review target requirements documents for technical rigor and consistency with the threat.

Qualifications

Required Qualifications

  • Bachelors in science or engineering with 5 years' experience in analysis of threat and/or target trajectory/kinematic performance and signatures (RF and IR).

  • Experience with standalone threat/target modeling and analysis tools to include Pioneer, OSC and TGx.

  • Experience coding in Fortran, Java, Matlab, and Excel to support data extraction and analysis of extracted data.

  • Ability to develop and

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