Hill Air Force Base, Utah

Job Description

Alion Science and Technology is currently seeking candidates to support several openings for Systems Engineers working with Model Based Systems Engineering (MBSE) applications and implementations.  These openings range from mid to senior level positions and involve activities potentially working with aircraft and satellite systems.   

Job Description

  • Designs and defines system architecture for new or existing systems to align into regional Enterprise mission environments
  • Performs complex systems development and design work that may include:
    • Logic design
    • I/O design
    • Firmware development
    • Model formulation
    • Manufacturing and development cost projections
    • Computer architecture analysis and design
    • Analog or digital systems engineering
  • Support or lead MBSE efforts on multiple programs; solicit stakeholder needs for MBSE implementation
  • Develops and directs tests to ensure systems meet documented user requirements
  • Identifies, analyzes, and resolves system problems using MBSE tools
  • Determines system specifications, input/output processes, and working parameters for hardware/software compatibility
  • Serves as liaison with clients, participating in meetings to ensure client needs are met
  • Maintains current knowledge of relevant technology as assigned
  • Participates in special projects as required

Examples of Potential Taskings:

  • Provide a Systems Engineering (SE) model for Low Earth Orbit (LEO) Ground Moving Target Indicator (GMTI)
  • Define the SE model linkages to the msn-level model
  • Define how the MBSE model is auto-tied to the msn-level model
  • Performs systems modeling, simulation, and analysis for “what if” evaluations of notional/developmental aircraft modifications
  • Integrate architecture and interface documentation from model data

Required Skills:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM) and over 10 years of relevant experience in systems engineering
  • 5 years of combined MBSE experience in the design, analysis, modeling, or testing of systems with applicability to air, space, maritime, and land operations
  • 2-3 years of experience with CAMEO or similar product
  • Current or ability to obtain a Secret or TS/SCI clearance

Desired Skills:

  • Experience with at least 1 programming language (Java, Python, Ruby, JavaScript etc.)
  • Basic SQL query skills and general understanding of relational databases. 
  • Experience with developing and/or evaluating SysML
  • Experience in an U.S. Air Force acquisitions Program Office

Security Clearance: Secret

Hill Air Force Base, Utah

Alion Science and Technology Corporation is an employee-owned technology solutions company delivering technical expertise and operational support to the Department of Defense, civilian government agencies and commercial customers.

Alion was formed in December 2002 when approximately 1600 employees of the IIT Research Institute (IITRI), founded in 1936, purchased substantially all of the assets of IITRI creating a 100% ESOP-owned company. Each Alion employee has a personal stake in ensuring the collective success of the company.

We are committed to maintaining the highest standards. Several Alion locations are ISO 9001:2008 certified and we maintain a CMMI Level 3-appraised development facility, which employs robust, flexible and scalable processes to produce elegant, yet practical solutions.