The MITRE Corporation Multi-Discipline System Engineer in Fairborn, Ohio

Multi-Discipline System Engineer


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The AF Space, Cyber & Intelligence Department, is seeking a motivated Engineer to support our Wright-Patterson AFB work program. As a member of our Space, Cyber and Intel Solutions team, you will help solve our nation's most technically challenging problems and work in the public interest building prototype communications and monitoring systems that will identify and defend against system vulnerabilities in a variety of communication devices and networks. This work will be conducted collaboratively with multiple MITRE and government organizations.

  • Perform deep engineering analysis of sensitive intel supporting modeling, simulation, and analysis of ground, air, and space communications systems

  • Perform engineering assessments, combined with intelligence information, to address our nation’s most critical problems

  • Assess needs to meet customer analysis requirements.

  • Compile and process data products to assemble in applicable presentation format

  • Advise customers on technical aspects of program research and development, including technologies in which to invest/divest.

  • Demonstrate enabling technologies, such as software defined radios (SDRs), data analytics, visualization, or other means to leverage subject matter expertise.

  • Bringing the corporation to bear, or develop inter-disciplinary/organizational solutions


Required Qualifications:

  • Technical BS or equivalent and 5 years’ experience or Technical MS and 3 years’ experience

  • Experience in analysis, design, development, or testing of digital communications systems

  • Ability to think outside of the box and look at problems from different sides to find solutions that are not mainstream.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Extensive knowledge of air and space architectures, internal components, associated communications systems, and connected user networks

  • Experience working with the Intelligence Community (IC) and the testing community

  • Ability to assess detailed, engineering level susceptibilities

  • Ability to determine risk levels, develop test strategies and architectures, and to develop risk mitigation concepts

  • Highly preferred ability to program with software languages, to include C/C , Python, Java, or MATLAB, to design and implement solutions related to the interface between hardware and software with a focus on digital signal processing

  • Experience using software defined radios and gnu-radio such as Ettus, Nuand, or others

Job Systems Engineering

Primary Location United States-Ohio-Fairborn

This requisition requires a clearance of Top Secret/SCI

Travel Yes, 5 % of the Time

Job Posting Jun 11, 2018, 3:06:46 PM

Req ID: 00050439