Wright Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio

Job Description

Seeking expertise in aircraft ejection systems to support the Air Force T-7 training aircraft development program.

The T-7 is the advanced jet trainer currently in development for the US Air Force. Alion Science is hiring an expert qualified to review technical documentation from the aircraft contractor, evaluate the proposed system design and any recommended engineering changes, assess and communicate risks to leadership, and assist with the test and evaluation of the related systems.


  • Provide advice to leadership regarding system requirements by studying drawings and technical data
  • Implement escape system design and airworthiness safety policies, methods, and procedures that are compatible with the aircraft system
  • Verify the T-7 escape system is compatible with the aircraft system and all occupants can safely egress from the aircraft with the aid of the aircraft’s functions for escape
  • Evaluate, identify, and interpret test success criteria and results and recommend corrective action for any shortcomings
  • Effectively interact with others in person and using telework methods
  • Effectively communicate status, issues, risks, results, and recommendations through written and verbal communications


  • BS in engineering or similar field
  • 25+ years’ experience with ejection type escape and egress systems
  • Working knowledge of USAF Airworthiness criteria 9.1.1, and its standards and methods of compliance
  • SECRET clearance
  • US Citizen


  • Data reduction, analysis, and reporting experience

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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