Common Data Link System Engineer

Company: BAE Systems ( Learn More )

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Job Description Job Description This opportunity is available for a System Engineering who is experienced in performing requirements development, requirements analysis, and functional allocation. System design activities include system synthesis, design trade-off studies using CAIV, and developing design documentation such as Prime Item Development Specifications and Interface Control Documents. The individual should have experience in specifying test equipment requirements, developing system level test procedures and have basic familiarity with defect tracking data bases. Candidate should also have experience in System Integration and Test, including setting up test stations utilizing tools such as Agilent and Tektronix test equipment, developing Functional Performance and Qualification test plans, procedures, reports and conducting TRRs and environmental tests. Common Data Link and/or Tactical Common Data Link experience a plus.
Typical Education & Experience Typically a Bachelor's Degree and 8 years work experience or equivalent experienceRequired Skills and Education
  • Proficiency with various types of test equipment and software packages
  • Experience in performing integration and test on complex systems such as Common Data Link and or Tactical Common Data Link
  • Experience with various wideband data link waveforms like Band-Width Efficient CDL and standard CDL
  • Experience interfacing with Phased Array and Dish antennas
  • Ability to analyze or define new waveforms to meet customer requirements (propagation, bandwidth, data rates, etc)
  • Understanding of wireless networking technology
  • Experience preparing technical white papers, proposals and presenting to potential customers
  • Requirements Management tools such as DOORS
  • Defect Data Base tracking tools
  • Experience with Agilent and Tektronix equipment
  • Ability to work independently
  • Learn and adjust to various test environments
  • Preferred Skills and Education
  • Master’s Degree
  • CDL/TCDL design/test experience
  • Familiar with DOD Acquisition process
  • About BAE Systems Electronic Systems BAE Systems is a premier global defense and security company with approximately 90,000 employees delivering a full range of products and services for air, land and naval forces, as well as advanced electronics, security, information technology solutions and customer support and services. Electronic Systems, based in Nashua, New Hampshire, provides systems and products that maximize the effectiveness and safety of fighting forces and first responders. Its offerings include infrared countermeasures and electronic protection systems for military and civilian aircraft; information management systems; signal acquisition, analysis, and exploitation systems that optimize use of the electromagnetic spectrum by friendly forces while denying its use by adversaries; interoperable communications systems for firefighters and other first responders; thermal weapon sights; precision targeting systems; situational awareness systems for ground vehicles; night-vision systems; identification friend or foe systems; and radiation-hardened electronics. Equal Opportunity Employer/Females/Minorities/Veterans/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Gender Expression
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