SVTAD / Systems Engineer, Principal - Clearance (BIT Developer) in McKinney, TX at Volt

Date Posted: 8/23/2018

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    McKinney, TX
  • Duration:
    48 weeks
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Job Description

Volt Workforce Solutions is seeking motivated and capable systems engineers with a track record of successfully developing Built-In Test and Diagnostics for advanced ground based radar systems.  

The successful candidate will have experience in requirements design, analysis, documentation, development and integration of Built-In test and diagnostics for systems. This position includes supporting existing and new military programs. This role may include supporting customer demonstrations and software/systems integration and testing related travel. Qualified candidate must have an existing DOD Secret Clearance.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:  

  • Collaborate on the development of effective testability, Built-In test (BIT), and diagnostic technical solutions
  • Develop BIT, testability and diagnostic associated requirements
  • Perform testability analyses to verify diagnostic effectiveness and facilitate troubleshooting activities at all levels of factory test and maintenance
  • Confer with hardware/software design teams to define sub-system failure modes, their effects on the system, and associated detection and isolation methodologies
  • Collaborate with hardware/software design teams to develop diagnostic test capabilities
  • Participating in trade study investigations to optimize the design for diagnostics
  • Develop source data for design reviews and customer presentations
  • Generate formal reports to document analytical results
  • Develop BIT Algorithm Description Documents
  • Provide technical support for systems planning, execution, and documentation activities Required Skills: Minimum 8 years of related experience
  • Experience with testability analysis tools
  Discipline Education Level Earth, Atmospheric & Planetary Sciences    

Desired Skills: 

  • Ability to function well in a high pressure multi-tasking environment
  • Radar system experience
  • Possess strong people and change agent skills
  • Diagnostic dependency modeling experience
  • Experience working in the DoD customer community (US Army, US Air Force, US Navy)

Required Education: 

BS degree in electrical or systems engineering, physics or related technical field.

Desired Education: 

MS degree in electrical or systems engineering, physics or related technical field.

Security Clearance:
Applicants selected must have ability to obtain and maintain a Secret clearance and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information

Volt offers competitive compensation, the chance to work with some of the world’s leading companies, and a staff committed to helping you take the next step on your career path. 

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