Robins Air Force Base, Georgia

Overview

Oasis Systems has an exciting opportunity for Engineer-General Training Systems Engineer, Senior located at Wright Patterson AFB, OH

LOCATION: Wright Patterson AFB, OH 
JOB STATUS: Part time

TRAVEL: See below “Travel”

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS (Education, Certifications, Experience, Skills)

SECURITY CLEARANCE: Hold and maintain a DoD Secret Clearance

EDUCATIONMinimum Recommended Education and Experience for Senior:

Advanced Degree (MA/MS) and ten years of experience in the respective technical/ professional discipline being performed with proper certifications as described in the Labor Category performance requirements.

OR, BA/BS degree, and 12 years of experience in the respective technical/professional discipline being performed with proper certifications as described in the Labor Category performance requirements.

OR, 15 years of directly related experience with proper certifications as described in the Labor Category performance requirements.

 

CERTIFICATIONS: N/A

 

EXPERIENCE LEVEL: A Senior labor category possesses the advanced knowledge, experience and recognized ability to be considered an expert in their technical/professional field, possesses the ability to perform tasks, and oversee the efforts of junior and journeyman personnel within the technical/professional discipline. Shall demonstrate advanced knowledge of their technical/professional discipline as well as possess a comprehensive understanding and ability to apply associated standards, procedures and practices in their area of expertise. A Senior skill level typically works on high-visibility or mission critical aspects of a given program and performs all functional duties independently.

 

OTHER QUALIFICATIONS/SKILLS:

  • Must be proficient in the use of Microsoft Office Applications (Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Access), Microsoft Internet Explorer, and other standard (Customer specified) applications.)
  • Must be able to transport self to various facility sites, as required. If using own motor vehicle, must possess a valid driver’s license and proof of insurance
  • May require lifting to 25 pounds.
  • Requires visual acuity to use a keyboard.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES: 

All areas of responsibility listed below are essential to the satisfactory performance of this position, with reasonable accommodation, if necessary. Work responsibilities may vary, depending upon assignment. Work located on Wright Patterson AFB, Dayton, OH.

 

General Information

The Contractor shall accomplish Engineering Management tasks and interact with lateral AFLCMC organizations or any external agencies required including base facility, personnel, security, computer support, foreign disclosure, foreign travel, public affairs, test organizations and the building managers to facilitate and support uninterrupted day-to-day operations.

 

GENERAL FUNCTION:

Office Automation Tool Proficiency

The Contractor shall independently demonstrate proficiency in the use of Microsoft (MS) Office Applications (Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, SharePoint and Skype/Lync) and applications for access to the world wide web including MS Internet Explorer. The Contractor may be required to learn to use other commercial or specialized computer applications as specified in this PWS.

  

Engineering Overview

The Contractor shall accomplish Engineering Management tasks and interact with lateral AFLCMC organizations or any external agencies required including base facility, personnel, security, computer support, foreign disclosure, foreign travel, public affairs, test organizations and the building managers to facilitate and support uninterrupted day-to-day operations.

3.6.1.1 Engineering Overview

The Contractor shall provide support of the acquisition, development, or sustainment of weapon systems, subsystems, and support equipment. The Contractor shall provide technical assistance to the IPTs as it relates to Operational Safety, Suitability, & Effectiveness (OSS&E). The Contractor shall review Engineering Change Proposals (ECP), Requests for Deviation (RFD), and maintain system configuration baselines. The Contractor shall participate in Technology Insertion discussions, Configuration Control Boards (CCB), and Technical & Programmatic Reviews. The Contractor shall assist in performing Failure Analysis and the production of economical solutions to improve System Reliability, Maintainability, and Availability.

 

3.6.1.2 Engineering Operations

The Contractor shall support weapons systems lifecycle analysis of alternatives, creation of investment strategies, design, manufacturing, development, support and end-of-life processes. The Contractor shall apply an understanding of DOD, AF and common engineering and scientific principles, criteria and procedures to improve planned and existing AF and joint service weapon system manufacture, operations, re-manufacture and de-militarization operations and oversight. The Contractor shall assist in translating user requirements into system requirements. The Contractor shall develop and review the overall system design baseline (architecture and interoperability requirements). The Contractor shall assist in the review and analysis of proposals, specifications and Interface Control Documents (ICDs). The Contractor shall support IPT meetings, TIMs, design reviews and audits, In-Process Reviews (IPRs), and other meetings.

 

3.6.1.3 Requirements Development

The Contractor shall assist in the translation of user requirements into system requirements, which will be used to design, develop, fabricate, test and evaluate systems, subsystem and equipment for deployment. The Contractor shall assist with the development of requirements and technology needs. The Contractor shall assist with plans and policies necessary to improve and retain world class training system manufacturing, operations, re-manufacturing and de-militarization capabilities. The Contractor shall assist in the performance of technical/mission analyses of existing and potential operational requirements. The Contractor shall assist in developing system concepts and performing technological/trade-off study assessments of proposed designs.

 

3.6.1.4 System Design

The Contractor shall assist with the review of the overall system design baseline (architecture and interoperability requirements). The Contractor shall assist with developmental planning support in evaluation of the military mission to be accomplished and related requirements documentation; define the set of military missions to be performed and the circumstances under which the mission will be performed. The Contractor shall support technical meetings, technical interchanges, system requirement reviews, design reviews, and test readiness reviews.

 

3.6.1.5 Analysis

The Contractor shall assist with the reviewing, analyzing, and evaluation of change proposals, including regulatory and other policy driver changes or proposed modifications for design feasibility and system compatibility. The Contractor shall assist with the development and review of specifications, including system, system segment and equipment specifications, CDRLs, and ICDs involved in programs. The Contractor shall support and conduct systems analyses to include system design, design feasibility, configuration audits, and state-of-the-art assessment.

 

3.6.1.6 Schedule

The Contractor shall support the development and evaluation of Integrated Master Plan (IMP), Integrated Master Schedule (IMS) and Systems Engineering Detail Schedule (SEDS) engineering cost estimates. The Contractor shall assist in the evaluation of systems test plans (such as systems test plans/test and evaluation master plans) and provide recommendations; and participate in the conduct of system, subsystem and component testing.

 

3.6.1.7 Integration

The Contractor shall assist in providing systems/subsystems integration support for the acquisition, development and verification of systems and equipment.

 

3.6.1.8 Lifecycle

The Contractor shall support the systems lifecycle including analysis of alternatives, creation of investment strategies, manufacturing, support and end-of-life processes. The Contractor shall support and conduct engineering performance effectiveness, cost effectiveness, cost performance, lifecycle cost, maintainability, supportability, reliability, technical and schedule risk assessment, and scheduling trade-off studies.

 

3.6.1.9 Management Operations

The Contractor shall interface with and coordinate communications with all levels of management and functional counterparts. The Contractor shall provide support to committees and boards established to discuss and resolve engineering problems and implement decisions involving the technical aspects of programs.

 

3.6.1.10 Data Item Evaluation

The Contractor shall assist in the evaluation and analysis of generated data items, to include, but not limited to, specifications, drawings, proposals, plans, life cycle cost estimates, SOWs, and reports.

 

3.6.1.11 Document Preparation/Evaluation

The Contractor shall support the Engineering team in the creation of documents such as System Requirements Documents; Systems Engineering Plans; Programmatic Environmental Safety and Health Evaluation; and Operational Safety, Suitability and Effectiveness Baseline Documents; and in executing Systems Engineering Assessments of the programs. The Contractor shall support program management in the development and evaluation of IMP, IMS and SEDS. The Contractor shall assist in the evaluation of system test plans and participate in the conduct of system, subsystem, and component testing. The Contractor shall provide systems/subsystems integration support for the acquisition, development and verification of systems and equipment. The Contractor shall evaluate and analyze Contractor- and Government-provided documentation for compliance with requirements; and shall identify system impacts and cost, schedule, and technical performance risks. The Contractor shall support the development of program risk assessment and execute risk management IAW AFI 63-101, Integrated Life Cycle Management. The Contractor shall assist in the preparation of briefings and reports that directly support the acquisition program. The Contractor shall assist in the briefing of program status.

 

3.6.1.12 Technical Planning

The Contractor shall provide support for the design, development, production, procurement, and testing of aircrew and maintenance training systems. The Contractor shall apply broad engineering expertise, analyzing and originating solutions to a wide range of issues. The Contractor shall apply advanced theories, concepts, principles and processes to aid in the development and validation of new engineering requirements, technical approaches and product proposals that will improve overall system performance capability. The Contractor shall assist teams of engineers and other functional participants to address major engineering proposals, issues, and problems in their areas of responsibility. The Contractor shall recommend technical policies to establish and ensure consistency in the application of technical baseline engineering data and processes. The Contractor shall assist in evaluating system test plans and participate in the conduct of system, subsystem, and component testing. The Contractor shall support bed-down planning at both CONUS and OCONUS sites.

 

3.6.1.13 Technical Support

The Contractor shall provide technical guidance, coordination and systems expertise to support major AFLCMC system programs. The Contractor shall provide assistance for feasibility studies/technical evaluations to determine application and effectiveness of new technologies and concepts. The Contractor shall provide assistance in monitoring technological trends and applications to maintain currency. The Contractor shall provide assistance in the assessment of technical risks and recommend options for consideration by program offices. The Contractor shall assist in conferences, meetings and support various types of investigations or ad-hoc discussions. The Contractor shall provide support in the evaluation of aircrew and maintenance training plans, test procedures, test reports and evaluation of engineering change proposals. The Contractor shall sign an NDA to provide assistance with source selections technical proposals. The Contractor shall provide relevant comments and recommendations as a non-voting member of a source selection board.

 

3.6.1.14 Document Development/Management

The Contractor shall assist with the development and maintenance of time-phased, event-driven Security Classification Guides (SCGs), Program Security Directives (PSDs), Technology Assessment and Control Plans (TA/CPs), and Program Protection Plans (PPPs) and the Anti-Tamper (AT) plan. The Contractor shall assist with the development and/or maintenance of the Physical Security requirements for facilities/organizations to include preparing all required documentation for secure facilities. The Contractor shall assist in the integration of US export and technology control laws, DoD/Air Force policy and instructions, and other applicable guidance into program protection planning. The Contractor shall assist in the recommendation of changes to DoD, Air Force and program security policy and instructions. The Contractor shall assist in ensuring proper filing of all records, files, documentation, and working papers in accordance with AF Electronic Records Management (ERM).

 

3.6.1.15 Program Protection Program

The Contractor shall assist with the PPP to include, but not be limited to, the following tasks:

• supporting security working groups;

• maintaining PPP database;

• identifying Critical Program Information (CPI) to include Supply Chain Risk Management (SCRM) and Criticality reviews;

• identifying program threats;

• analyzing system vulnerabilities and recommending alternative cost-effective security countermeasures that meet security objectives within the overall system design and program strategy; and

• integrating flexible, cost-effective, and threat-based security process, plans and procedures to protect each critical weapon system during its life cycle

 

3.6.12 Training Systems Engineering Support

The Contractor shall assist with technical requirements associated with procurement, modification, and performance. The Contractor shall assist in providing technical input for program requirements and assist in the review of the Contractor’s technical activities associated with training devices. This includes technical assistance in training system analysis, development planning, risk mitigation, hardware/software integration, acceptance testing, information assurance certification and accreditation, and facilities. The Contractor shall provide technical assistance in the integration of visual, radar, infrared/electro-optic and tactical environment systems and databases. The Contractor shall assist in providing technical assistance in flight systems/flight dynamics modeling design and development. The Contractor shall assist in providing technical assistance in networking/distributed mission operations of training system devices.

The Contractor shall assist in the performance of the following tasks:

  • technical and systems engineering, cost estimation, and concurrency tracking of simulation systems;
  • act as a PMO liaison at test events and SIMCERTs;
  • assist with information assurance activities relative to training device certification and accreditation initiatives; and
  • assist with Concurrency Management to include investigating concurrency issues, defining concurrency requirements, obtaining budgetary quotes for concurrency issues, and developing the purchase description for modifications.

3.6.12.1 Aeronautical Engineering Support

The Contractor shall assist in establishing test plans and procedures for identifying test parameters and collecting aircraft test data. The Contractor shall assist in the application of industry and military standards in the definition and enforcement of flight simulator requirements. The Contractor shall assist in the planning, organizing, and supporting of engineering efforts.

3.6.12.2 Computer Engineering Support

The Contractor shall provide support for the DoD Defense Information System Network (DISN) infrastructure to include dedicated services such as point-to-point connectivity as well as Internet Protocol based services and Virtual Private Networks. In addition, the Contractor shall have IEEE Distributed Interactive Simulation and High Level Architecture standards knowledge to provide assistance in engineering efforts to solve complex technical issues affecting network standards within a simulation environment.

3.6.12.3 Human Factors Engineering Support

The Contractor shall provide assistance in the assessment and evaluation of new state of the art concepts, technologies, policies, and processes for application to Training Systems Requirements Analysis (TSRA) and courseware development. The Contractor shall assist in planning, organizing, and supporting engineering efforts affecting TSRA and courseware development within a simulation environment.

 

WORKING CONDITIONS:
Travel

  • May be required to travel using commercial air, USG air, and other conventional modes of transportation to Outside Continental United States and Continental United States (OCONUS and CONUS) locations in support of program meetings, reviews, audits and other activities held at Government and Contractor facilities.
  • Shall travel unaccompanied and unsupervised.
  • All travel (including plans, agenda, itinerary, and dates) require prior approval by the EPASS CO for OCONUS travel or COR for CONUS travel.
  • CONUS travel requests shall be submitted no later than ten business days prior to travel.
  • Shall notify the EPASS CO or COR of the costs of air travel and receive prior written approval when the use of other than least costly air travel is required to complete a Government-directed task.
  • Shall submit a Trip Report upon return from travel. The trip report shall be submitted within 5 business days of return from earliest date of travel. At a minimum the trip report shall include: name of employee; date(s) of trip; site visited; trip purpose; relevant observations during trip.
  • Check for additional OCONUS Travel Requirements for FAR clauses 52.228-3 and 52.228-4 that apply to OCONUS travel.

Office Work Environment

  • Work is performed indoors with some potential risks to safety and health hazards related to electronics

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, FAA, NRC 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

Robins Air Force Base, Georgia

Oasis is a fast growing provider of Advisory and Assistance Services (A&AS). We are strategically positioned to support Federal Government Agencies across the USA. Oasis provides a wide array of capabilities to our customers, including but not limited to: Acquisition Program Management Systems Engineering Information Assurance / Cyber Security Network Operations and Systems Management Software Development and Management Test and Evaluation Software Engineering Logistics Our growth is a result of competing, winning and executing programs as a prime contractor with a passionate commitment to customer success. We perform over 90% of our business as a Prime Contractor with an experienced management team, DCAA approved financial systems, and the highest possible ratings from Dun & Bradstreet. Oasis has a proven unparalleled track record of transition, management and performance capabilities.

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