Wright Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio

Job Description

Alion is seeking an Electro-Magnetic Interference / Electro-Magnetic Compatibility (EMI/EMC) engineer. Position requires substantial technical interaction with the DoD sponsor and final customer.

Requirements  

  • Applicant must have significant USAF on-aircraft communications system experience with aircraft EMC test and evaluation and Safety of Flight (SOF) test knowledge. 
  • Must be able to manage multiple projects as assigned and to respond to quick response requests from USAF, U.S. Army, JSOC, MDA, C-17, C-130, KC-135 aircraft SPOs, and other inter-service customers.  Interact daily with military, government, and civilian contractors alike.
  • Engineer will function as the Test Conductor on a wide range of USAF system evaluations for compliance with EMI/EMC requirements on different aircraft in preparation for system Military Flight Release.  Must be familiar with new equipment installations and for assessing roll-on/roll-off communications systems and airborne launch equipment platforms onboard USAF aircraft.
  • This experienced engineer will have effective knowledge in the analysis, design, and test aspects of related EMI/EMC standards and limitations with proven knowledge and technical expertise of the discipline.
  • In addition the candidate shall develop comprehensive EMC Test Plans, Maintenance Group Test Support documents, compile collected data, and generate final EMC Test Report documents.
  • The candidate shall be familiar with an extensive selection of spectrum analyzer and RF test equipment and devices.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Must have a Bachelor of Science in EE or AE or related field
  • Candidate should have minimum 10 years of experience with MIL-STD-464 system-level, on-aircraft EMC test and evaluation and be familiar with MIL-STD-461 box-level testing and Radiated Emissions testing. 
  • Ten (10) or more years of USAF Test Engineering work experience.
  • Ten (10) or more years of EMI/EMC work experience.
  • Extensive on-aircraft communications related test experience on USAF C-17 and C-130 aircraft highly desired.
  • Travel %:  Significant travel is required.     +/- 100 days/yr.

Required Security Clearance: SECRET


Security Clearance: Secret
Telework - Not Eligible

Diversity Statement

We are an EOE that values our employee’s talent – regardless of gender, race, ethnicity, national origin, sexual orientation, religion or other protected characteristics – Your Talent Is Our Strength.

Women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and Veterans are encouraged to apply. Alion will provide a reasonable accommodation to individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans who need assistance to apply. Please visit the Alion Careers site for more information. U.S. Citizenship Required for the majority of our positions.

Covid Notice

A new Federal Executive Order requires that employees of Federal contractors and subcontractors be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 by December 8, 2021. Accordingly, as a condition of employment with Technical Solutions, a division of Huntington Ingalls Industries, employees will be required to provide proof of full vaccination against COVID-19 or have an approved exemption prior to starting employment.

Wright Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio

Huntington Ingalls Industries is America’s largest military shipbuilding company and a provider of professional services to partners in government and industry. For more than a century, HII’s Newport News and Ingalls shipbuilding divisions in Virginia and Mississippi have built more ships in more ship classes than any other U.S. naval shipbuilder. HII’s Technical Solutions division provides mission-critical national security solutions to government and commercial customers worldwide. Headquartered in Newport News, Virginia, HII employs about 44,000 people operating both domestically and internationally.

  • Builder of the most complex ships in the world for 135 years at Newport News, and 82 years at Ingalls.
  • Sole builder of U.S. Navy aircraft carriers, the world’s largest warships, and one of two builders constructing nuclear-powered submarines.
  • Exclusive provider of refueling services for nuclear-powered aircraft carriers, at the forefront of new ship technologies, specialized manufacturing capabilities and nuclear facility management.
  • Largest industrial employer in Virginia and Mississippi, and an employer in Louisiana and Alabama.
  • Largest supplier of U.S. Navy surface combatants—has built more than 70 percent of Navy fleet of warships.
  • Builder-of-record for Aegis DDG 51 class of guided missile destroyers.
  • Builder of record for the LHA 6 class large-deck amphibious ships and the sole builder of the Navy’s newest fleet of the San Antonio (LPD 17) class amphibious assault ships.
  • Builder-of-record for the flagship of the U.S. Coast Guard – the National Security Cutter.
  • Provider of mission critical and practical solutions to a wide variety of government and commercial customers worldwide through Technical Solutions.
  • Provider of advanced unmanned maritime solutions for defense, marine research and commercial applications
  • Next-generation enterprise IT and C51SR
  • Management and operations of Department of Energy nuclear sites
  • Fleet sustainment
  • Employs more than 6,800 engineers and designers.

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