The AOC has launched a new webpage where members and sponsors can post job vacancies.  Follow the guide located HERE to provide information on posting a job listing. Submitted listings will remain live for 30 days.  The AOC will not format or edit submitted postings, and will not respond to any questions from candidates concerning postings. We are hoping that members and sponsors will take advantage of this free AOC service. Complete the guide linked above and submit to Tim Hutchison at hutchison@crows.org


Position Title: 

Company Name: DHPC Services

Job Location: Multiple

Full Posting: 
http://www.jobs.net/jobs/dhpc-tech/en-us/search/?keyword=&location=

Posting Date: 7/5/17

Position Description:

DHPC Services has 24 open positions that can be accessed at the link above. Some of the titles for the open positions are:

  • Optical Photonics Engineer
  • Occupational Safety and Health Specialist
  • Electrical Engineer/Embedded Software Engineer
  • Radar Systems Engineer
  • Systems Engineer
  • Cost Analyst
  • Contracts Specialist
  • Program Analyst
  • RFCM Engineer
  • Modeling and Simulation Engineer
  • Senior Logistician

Contact Process: Please apply online at the link above


Position Title: Information Operations Plane and Electronic Warfare Specialist

Company Name: Department of the Army

Job Location: Stuttgart, Germany

Full Posting: https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/473591700

Posting Date: 7/20/17

Position Description:

The incumbent serves as US European Command (EUCOM) Electronic Warfare (EW) Plans action officer under the supervision of the EUCOM Information Operations and Special Activities (IOSAD) Plans Branch Chief.

Serves as the subject matter expert (SME) responsible for implementing the
electronic warfare (EW) program across EUCOM to include development,
implementation, and oversight of EUCOM's deliberate and crisis action EW
planning, planning resources, assessment, and exercise participation.

Serves on Operational Planning Teams (OPTs) developing IO-related plans.

Assists in the development of Information Operations (IO) aspects of Tier One Combatant Command (CCMD) level exercise design.

Serves as EUCOM IO lead and focal point for the integration of Electronic Warfare and other information related capabilities (IRCs) into EUCOM theater, campaign, concept, regional, and country specific plans, and named operations order development.

Shapes the development of the EUCOM perspective on global IO and EW policy by drafting and reviewing policy documents from the EUCOM staff, other CCMDs, and joint staff (JS).

Develops and provides three and four-star level comments on major policy
initiatives and direction.

Prepares and presents information and decision briefings to the EUCOM Command Group requiring development of written analysis, requirements documentation, operational plans, and oral presentations at the executive level.

Contact Process: Please apply online at the link above


Position Title: RF Engineer

Company Name: Cobham Advanced Electronic Solutions

Job Location: Exeter, NH

Full Posting: https://cobham.csod.com/ats/careersite/jobdetails.aspx?site=1&c=cobham&id=286

Posting Date: 7/27/17

Position Description:

Cobham is seeking a RF Engineer that will be responsible for new design activities and for support of production. This position is located in Exeter, NH.

Minimum Requirements:

• Minimum of a Bachelor's of Science Degree in Engineering
• 2+ years' experience in new product development and engineering-to-production transitions.
• Experience with design for manufacturability and cost targets.
• Experience with RF passive components or waveguide assemblies, or cable assemblies
• Experience with Microsoft Office tools such as Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Project
• In order to be considered for this opportunity, you must be eligible to obtain and maintain security clearance, which requires USA Citizenship

Preferred Qualifications:

• BSEE with advanced post-graduate studies in Microwave RF systems engineering or equivalent.
• Experience with RF measurements including: VSWR, Insertion Loss, Insertion Phase, Coupling, Directivity, Smith Charts, and TDR plots.
• Experience with PNA or equivalent network analyzer, spectrum analyzer, power analyzer/power meter.
• Experience using and manipulate SolidWorks models, parts/assemblies. Able to make engineering sketches with SolidWorks to be used by a model shop and/or outside machine shops/vendors to produce engineering samples and prototypes. Complete mastery of SolidWorks is not a requirement.
• Experience with Ansys HFSS, CST or ADS.
• Experience with engineering and quality requirements for defense applications.
• Experience with MIL-STD-348, MIL-PRF-39012, MIL-DTL-85, MIL-DTL-23351, MIL-DTL-3922, MIL-DTL-39000, MIL-DTL-287.
• Experience with manufacturing processes including machining, CNC milling, aluminum dip brazing, ferrous metal torch and furnace brazing, metal fabrications and plating.
• Design experience in waveguide components, coaxial, stripline components, microwave switches, ferrite, circulators and coupling structures.
• Project management experience

Contact Process: Apply via the provided link.


Position Title: Senior RF Engineer

Company Name: Cobham Advanced Electronic Solutions

Job Location: Exeter, NH

Full Posting: https://cobham.csod.com/ats/careersite/jobdetails.aspx?site=1&c=cobham&id=263

Posting Date: 7/27/17

Position Description:

Responsibilities:

• Support design activities as a “Project Lead” for the cable and/or waveguide value streams by utilizing simulation software. Delegation and program management skills to be used to run projects, from spec review/quoting phase to end customer delivery.
• Support sales and BD in quotes and spec reviews of cable and waveguide components.
• Perform and author qualification test plans and qualification test reports. Author other test plans/reports to include but not limited to: ATPs, White Paper Write-ups, Analysis Reports, customer responses, etc.
• Interface with customers and vendors via all forms of communication, ie: email, phone, face-to-face. Run peer reviews, customer reviews, Kick-off meetings, PDRs, CDRs, etc, with internal and external stakeholders.
• Support production and quality with product support and MRB support. Providing RF engineering expertise and support to operations and other functions as needed to achieve customer satisfaction, revenue, profitability, and continuous improvement objectives.
• Works only under general direction. Independently determines and develops approach to solutions. Work is reviewed upon completion to ensure that objectives have been met. May assist in orienting and training lower level employees in completing work assignments.
• Aid in the borderless engineering initiative. Working collaboratively with the other IES engineers to enable cross-functional and cross-site teams to realize the full strength of IES engineering capabilities, including coordinating resource assignments, tool selection, and procedure development.
• Assuring that engineering activities are performed in accordance with SOF-E and LCM guidelines, including application of appropriate tailoring based on the varying complexity and risk of individual programs.
• Assuring that design for manufacturability, design to unit production cost (DTUPC), and design for reliability are considered during all development efforts (in coordination with the NPI Engineering Manager).
• Work collaboratively with the mechanical engineering group to help determine trade studies for environmental, mechanical and power/thermal considerations. Produce simulation models to interface with the mechanical group for mechanical and thermal design simulations.
• Regular updates to management on project status.
• This position reports to the RF Engineering Manager.

Minimum Requirements:

• BSEE or equivalent plus 5 years minimum experience in new product development and engineering-to-production transitions. Ability to design for manufacturability and cost targets.
• Strong working knowledge of RF passive components, waveguide assemblies, and cable assemblies.
• Experience using Ansys HFSS, CST or ADS or other RF modeling toolset.
• Strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office tools such as Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Project.
• Able to follow new product introduction processes and procedures. Follow LCM process as directed by Cobham’s internal SOF-e initiatives.
• Experience with RF measurements including: VSWR, Insertion Loss, Insertion Phase, Coupling, Directivity, Smith Charts, and TDR plots.
• Strong interpersonal and writing skills.
• Ability to work in a fast paced, occasionally high stress, manufacturing environment with hard deadlines and revenue goals.
• US Citizen with ability to obtain a SECRET security clearance. Active SECRET clearance a plus. Selected applicant will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet the eligibility requirements for access to classified information. A urine analysis drug test is required for employment.

Desired Experience:

• BSEE with advanced post-graduate studies in Microwave RF systems engineering or equivalent.
• Able to use and manipulate SolidWorks models, parts/assemblies. Able to make engineering sketches with SolidWorks to be used by a model shop and/or outside machine shops/vendors to produce engineering samples and prototypes. Complete mastery of SolidWorks is not a requirement.
• Strong utilization skills of Ansys HFSS, CST or ADS. The ability to create parametric models and run parametric/optimization sweeps to converge on optimal results in a short period of time.
• Experience with engineering and quality requirements for defense applications.
• Familiarity with MIL-STD-348, MIL-PRF-39012, MIL-DTL-85, MIL-DTL-23351, MIL-DTL-3922, MIL-DTL-39000, MIL-DTL-287.
• Familiar with manufacturing processes including machining, CNC milling, aluminum dip brazing, ferrous metal torch and furnace brazing, metal fabrications and plating.
• Strong design background in waveguide components, coaxial, stripline components, microwave switches, ferrite, circulators and coupling structures.
• Able to use network analyzer (PNA), and spectrum analyzer.
• Strong project management skills desired.

Contact Process: Apply via the provided link.


Position Title: RF/Microwave Antenna Design Engineer

Company Name: Cobham Advanced Electronic Solutions

Job Location: Exeter, NH

Full Posting: https://cobham.csod.com/ats/careersite/jobdetails.aspx?site=1&c=cobham&id=104

Posting Date: 7/27/17

Position Description:

Cobham is actively seeking a highly motivated RF/Microwave Antenna Design Engineer to join our engineering Development team.

Responsibilities:

- Design and modeling of RF/Microwave Antennas and elements from 30 MHz to 50 GHz, for a variety of applications utilizing computer design tools such as HFSS, ADS, CST, GRASP, and WIPL.
- Analysis and test of RF/Microwave Antennas, hybrids, feed structures, filters and elements for a variety of applications.
- Documentation of design elements.
- Set up and operational Testing and evaluation of engineering hardware in a laboratory environment.


Minimum Requirements:

- BSEE or equivalent with 2 years of experience in RF/Microwave Antenna design
- Experience with RF measurements including VSWR, Insertion Loss, Phase, Coupling, Pattern and Gain Measurements, etc.
- Ability to operate a PC using standard applications such as Work, Excel, Power Point, Project, etc. (in addition to specialized software listed in responsibilities).
- Analytical and test skills.
- Has worked in cross-functional team environment
- Strong communication skills
- In order to be considered for this opportunity, you must be eligible to obtain and maintain security clearance, which requires US Citizenship.

Preferred Qualifications:

- Diplexer/Triplexer (high pass/low pass stripline) filter design experience
- GPS Experience a plus
- Broadband COMM Blade
- 3D-CAD experience
- Materials and bonding experience
- Military documentation configuration and control general knowledge
- Knowledge of RF system considerations such as path loss calculation, cascade noise figure, and intercept point.

Contact Process: Apply via the provided link.


Position Title: Antenna Engineer

Company Name: Cobham Advanced Electronics Systems

Job Location: Lansdale, PA

Full Posting: https://cobham.csod.com/ats/careersite/jobdetails.aspx?site=1&c=cobham&id=220

Posting Date: August 2, 2017

Position Description:

Cobham is seeking an entry level Antenna Engineer with responsibilities in design and development activities of antennas. These activities start at the design phase and proceed through the product development process, prototype build, product qualification and into production build. Knowledge of one or more electrical disciplines that cover Antenna, Microwave and RF engineering is assumed for this position. Must be able to obtain and maintain a DoD Secret Clearance. BS in Electrical Engineering preferred.

Contact Process: Please apply using the link provided


Position Title: Engineering Product Operations Manager

Company Name: Cobham Advanced Electronics Systems

Job Location: Lansdale, PA

Full Posting: https://cobham.csod.com/ats/careersite/jobdetails.aspx?site=1&c=cobham&id=133

Posting Date: August 2, 2017

Position Description:

Cobham is seeking an Engineering Product Operations Manager. The ideal candidate is someone with an engineering and product development background who has an operational perspective and experience.  Experience interfacing with quality, supply chain, & manufacturing leading new product deployment and steady state operations.  Must have proven capabilities to work across functions in a matrix organization to streamline and optimize engineering practices to improve development speed and operational results.

Contact Process: Please apply using the link provided


Position Title: Antenna Development Manager

Company Name: Cobham Advanced Electronics Systems

Job Location: Lansdale, PA

Full Posting: https://cobham.csod.com/ats/careersite/jobdetails.aspx?site=1&c=cobham&id=131

Posting Date: August 2, 2017

Position Description:

Cobham is seeking an Antenna Development Department Manager to perform electrical engineering technical work in microwave electronics which requires diversified application of engineering principles, theories, concepts, precedents and techniques. DoD Secret Clearance required.

Contact Process: Please apply using the link provided


Position Title: Principal Mechanical Analysis Engineer

Company Name: Cobham

Job Location: Hauppauge, NY

Full Posting: https://cobham.csod.com/ats/careersite/jobdetails.aspx?site=1&c=cobham&id=71

Posting Date: August 2, 2017

Position Description:

Cobham is seeking a Principal Mechanical Analysis Engineer to apply knowledge of engineering principles, theories, and structural analyses to complex and precise mechanical and electro-mechanical components and mechanisms designed for extreme environments such as space.  The Principal Mechanical Analysis Engineer will apply their knowledge of material properties and technologies, finite element modeling, static analysis, fatigue analysis, damage tolerance analysis, thermal analysis, vibration analysis, and structural testing, etc. to determine the structural and thermal adequacy of new and existing designs to the program requirements and specifications.  The Principal Mechanical Analysis Engineer will collaborate on structural and thermal design, manufacturing, testing, and post-delivery support of products such as motors, actuators, slip rings, instruments, controls, and mechanisms.

This position reports to the Chief Engineer.  The Principal Mechanical Analysis Engineer must effectively interface with peers, other departments, suppliers, and customers as needed to support successful execution of projects and company objectives in a timely manner.  A high degree of self-sufficiency is expected for this role.

Contact Process: All candidates meeting the minimum requirements should apply online with their resume.


Position Title: Senior Test Technician

Company Name: Cobham

Job Location: Lansdale, PA

Full Posting: https://cobham.csod.com/ats/careersite/jobdetails.aspx?site=1&c=cobham&id=231

Posting Date: August 2, 2017

Position Description:

PURPOSE:

The Test Technician III performs operational tests on highly complex electronic developmental and production components, subassemblies and systems involving a thorough working knowledge of advanced theory, instrumentation, measurement techniques and
electronic circuit analysis.

Performs the set-up, calibration, testing and troubleshooting of circuits, components, instruments and mechanical assemblies.
Determines and may develop test specifications, methods and procedures from blueprints, drawings and diagrams. Tests and troubleshoots assemblies and/or final systems. May complete rework on assemblies and/or systems as a result of testing. Prepares technical reports, summarizes findings and recommends solutions to technical problems. May assist in the selection and set-up of
specialized test equipment.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Determines, sets up and operates a wide variety of standard test stands consisting of multiples of generators,
oscilloscopes, amplifiers, etc. and complex test equipment especially connected and set up for tests on highly complex subassemblies and systems in accordance with available instructions and specifications.

Complies with standard test procedures and specifications to perform tests on highly complex electronic developmental and production components, subassemblies and systems.

Verifies and analyzes test results. Troubleshoots, repairs and adjusts equipment so that their performance complies with test requirements, and that the quality of the product is assured. Determines when rework is necessary to ensure product compliance
with specifications.

Recommends changes in test procedures and specifications that will contribute to the improvement of testing efficiency and capabilities.

Works from a variety of documents including test specifications, wiring diagrams, schematics, etc. where complete information is frequently lacking or from general oral engineering instructions requiring technical judgment, initiative and experience.

Instructs and gives technical direction to lesser-classified technicians.

Performs other duties and responsibilities as required.

Contact Process: All candidates meeting the minimum requirements should apply online with their resume.


Position Title: Senior RF Systems Engineer

Company Name: Cobham

Job Location: Lansdale, PA

Full Posting: https://cobham.csod.com/ats/careersite/jobdetails.aspx?site=1&c=cobham&id=8

Posting Date: August 2, 2017

Position Description:

Cobham is seeking an RF Systems Engineer whose role will provide expertise in the RF Electronic Warfare (EW) business area that includes Radar Warning (RW), Situational Awareness, Interferometry/Direction Finding (DF), Electronic Attack (EA), as well as Self-Protect RF Counter Measures (RFCM) including on-/off-board systems. The Engineer must have an ability to generate requirements, create system designs, perform simulations and/or generate RF-Chain analysis. The role will also include design of RF components based on performance spec, schedule, cost, reliability, and manufacturability requirements.

Design/develop/simulate/analyze component technologies for transmitters, receivers, and converters applied to radar, communications, and ECM/ECCM sub-systems
Generate RF cascades for design/analysis of full sub-system performance
Deliver/define top-level architectures and design concept tradeoffs for a variety of technology solutions including new business capture
Decompose system requirements into sub-system and component level requirements, generate/review written specifications
Generate system block diagrams, interconnection drawings (ICDs), and assembly outline drawings
Perform work planning, budget/schedule management, and identify technical deliverables for System Engineering section of proposals
Participate in Government/Industry sponsored activities; industry-days, CONOP exercises, technical interchanges
Propose technical solutions and define potential impacts on cost, schedule and programmatic risk
Demonstrate ability to identify best-of-breed capabilities which could potentially deliver value to the end user
Recommend, plan, lead, review, and identify risks for R&D efforts
Develop new solutions to be employed in solving technical issues

Contact Process: All candidates meeting the minimum requirements should apply online with their resume.


Position Title: Principal Mechanical Engineer

Company Name: Cobham

Job Location: Hauppauge, NY

Full Posting: https://cobham.csod.com/ats/careersite/jobdetails.aspx?site=1&c=cobham&id=73

Posting Date: August 2, 2017

Position Description:

Cobham is seeking a Lead Project Engineer to design, develop, and test all aspects of complex and precise mechanical and electro-mechanical components and mechanisms for extreme environments such as space.  This Lead Project Engineer will apply strong knowledge of engineering principles to design products such as motors, actuators, slip rings, instruments, controls, and mechanisms.  The Lead Project Engineer must have experience with design for manufacturability and may be involved in fabrication, operation, application, installation, and/or repair of mechanical and electro-mechanical products.

This position reports to the Chief Engineer and provides guidance and direction to a team of engineers, mechanical designers, assemblers, and technicians as well as working individually on certain projects.  The Lead Project Engineer must effectively interface with peers, other departments, suppliers, and customers as needed to support successful execution of projects and company objectives in a timely manner.  A wide range of creativity and self-direction is expected.

Contact Process: All candidates meeting the minimum requirements should apply online with their resume.


Position Title: Infrastructure Systems Analyst - Security

Company Name: Cobham

Job Location: Plainview, NY

Full Posting: https://cobham.csod.com/ats/careersite/jobdetails.aspx?site=1&c=cobham&id=98

Posting Date: August 2, 2017

Position Description:

The I&O Systems Analyst - Security will be part of a team of technology professionals responsible for the evaluation, design, administration, and support of endpoint security, data loss prevention, and identity & access management technologies across the enterprise.

Contact Process: All candidates meeting the minimum requirements should apply online with their resume.


Position Title: Director, Microwave Solutions Business Development

Company Name: Cobham

Job Location: Exeter, NH

Full Posting: https://cobham.csod.com/ats/careersite/jobdetails.aspx?site=1&c=cobham&id=164

Posting Date: August 2, 2017

Position Description:

Cobham Advanced Electronic Solutions Inc. is actively seeking a Business Development Director within its IES Business Unit.   This role requires a highly motivated and highly effective individual to lead business development for the Microwave Solutions business area.

Reporting directly to the IES Business Development Vice President, this role will be responsible to create, identify, qualify, pursue and win new business opportunities working in conjunction with the Microwave Solutions Business Area VP.  Candidate should be comfortable conversing in the key areas of technology domains for Radar, EW and other related markets as well as Microwave Solutions’ core products including interconnect solutions, positioning/rotary solutions, solid state power, and antennas.

Contact Process: All candidates meeting the minimum requirements should apply online with their resume.


Position Title: RF Test Engineer III

Company Name: Cobham

Job Location: Plainview, NY

Full Posting: https://cobham.csod.com/ats/careersite/jobdetails.aspx?site=1&c=cobham&id=109

Posting Date: August 8, 2017

Position Description:

The RF Test Engineer III helps a team of RF Test Engineers and Technicians. RF range presently up to 22 GHz

RESPONSIBILITIES:

•Evaluates design and implements automated test tools and strategies for RF system and component level testing.

•Must be proficient in analog and digital circuitry.

•Will be responsible for design development, assembly, data analysis and validation.

•Will also write reports, procedures and interface with customers and program managers

Contact Process: All candidates meeting the minimum requirements should apply online with their resume.


Position Title: Estimation, Filtering, and Control Systems Developer (Ref# 1742-E)

Company Name: Toyon Research Corporation

Job Location: Goleta, California

Full Posting: https://s3-us-west-1.amazonaws.com/toyon-web-files/Goleta_1742-E_Estimation%2C-Filtering%2C-and-Control-Systems-Developer.pdf

Posting Date: August 10, 2017

Position Description:

Toyon is seeking candidates who have a strong understanding of probability, estimation and filtering techniques, and a good understanding of control systems design. The position will involve the development of filters and estimators for GPS-aided and GPS-denied navigation systems, including vision-aided and RF-aided systems. Systems will include front-end sensors (RF, EO/IR, Acoustic, Inertial, etc.) and back-end processing including mixtures of FPGA, DSP, and other embedded processors. Ongoing efforts bring together a range of technologies in the areas of hardware and software engineering as well as algorithm design. Toyon is seeking candidates with at least a Bachelor’s degree in engineering or physics. Theoretical and/or hands-on experience should include the following:

• C/C++
• Python
• MATLAB/SIMULINK
• Linear Systems
• Probability
• Stochastic Systems
• Estimation and Filtering
• Control Systems

U.S. Citizenship Required

WE OFFER AN EXCEPTIONAL EMPLOYEE BENEFITS PACKAGE!

Toyon is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer Minorities/Females/Vet/Disability

Contact Process: Please e-mail resume to: employment@toyon.com


Position Title: Research Analyst - Air Warfare Radar

Company Name: Institute for Defense Analyses

Job Location: Alexandria, VA1

Full Posting: https://chk.tbe.taleo.net/chk01/ats/careers/v2/viewRequisition?org=INSTITUTEDA&cws=39&rid=800

Posting Date: August 11, 2017

Position Description:

Overview

The Operational Evaluation Division (OED) has an immediate career opening for an Analyst to support the Department of Defense's assessment of the operational effectiveness, suitability, survivability, and lethality of Radar and Electronic Warfare-related Air Warfare-related Major Defense Acquisition Programs. IDA takes great pride in the high caliber and timeliness of its analyses, which are produced in an atmosphere that encourages independent thinking and objective results. Work at IDA is conducted in a team environment and often involves a multi-disciplinary approach.

Responsibilities
The Analyst will support and advise mid- and senior-level civilian and military officials regarding the operational evaluation of the radar and electronic warfare systems. The position involves analyzing the design, execution, and results of operational testing and associated modeling and simulation activity, and providing an independent assessment to Department of Defense’s Director, Operational Test and Evaluation. Close interaction with officials responsible for the planning, development, and execution of tests is required. Travel is required.

Required Qualifications
• A minimum of either:
o A Doctorate degree in the Engineering (Aeronautical, Mechanical, Electrical), Material Science, Physics, Statistics, Mathematics, Applied Mathematics, Operations Research, OR
o A Master’s degree in the Engineering (Aeronautical, Mechanical, Electrical), Material Science, Physics, Statistics, Mathematics, Applied Mathematics, Operations Research, National Security, Strategic Studies, or a quantitative interdisciplinary program that encompasses one of these areas of focus coupled 8+ years operational or commercial experience.
• Candidates must have experience with radar or electronic warfare systems.
• Candidates must have computational and data analysis skills.
• Military or civilian acquisition or test experience is a plus.
• Candidates selected will be subject to a security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.
• U.S. Citizenship is required.

Contact Process: Apply at www.ida.org

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