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We are seeking a senior Electronic Warfare Engineer for a position based in Aberdeen Proving Ground, MD. The candidate will provide RF EW engineering and test support for advanced research and development projects.
Develop, design & implement an RF EW system for field conditions in a laboratory setting
Assess RF performance with software
Provide support for electronic warfare systems
Adapt the test system as needed based on the program technical requirements
Adapt current and outside sourced models as needed
Design test cases/scenarios for countermeasure testing
Generating reports for engineering teams and the customer. Reports may include your analysis of an EW system, test events and recommendations for future development
Work with engineering team evaluating technical approaches and to provide technical guidance
Presentations of technical data/reports/papers to leadership/conferences
Clearly communicate with team members Participate in team meetings/discussions
Requires 12 to 15 years with BS/BA or 10 to 13 years with MS/MA or 7 to 9 years with Ph.D.
Active Secret clearance
Bachelors degree in Electrical engineering, Physics, Computer Science or a related field
Knowledge and experience with RF Countermeasures, EW (Electronic Warfare), and Radar Systems
Hands on laboratory or field test experience
Independent worker, team player
Excellent Technical writing Be able to work in a research type environment
A range of medical, dental, and vision coverage options
Tricare supplemental plan for military retirees
Comprehensive paid time off, including national holidays
Medical and dependent care FSA, HSA, and commuter pre-tax accounts
Paid parental leave and adoption support
Family life support through caregiving resources and referrals
Short-term and long-term disability as well as life insurance
Discounts on travel, merchandise and pet, auto and home insurance
401(k) retirement option with employer match
Employee assistance program
Learning and development
Our workforce is the best and brightest. We aim to keep it that way by providing the right tools and educational
opportunities for you to succeed and grow within Peraton. No matter what stage of your career you’re in or what your
professional goals are, we have a program for you.
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At Peraton, our team of self-starting, mission-driven individuals share a passion for creating solutions that keep our country safe. We challenge the status quo, embrace change, and solve problems through innovation and forward-thinking. We’re building a culture of doers who are constantly improving and work relentlessly to obtain the highest quality results for ourselves and our trusted partners.
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We’re building and deploying the most advanced technology to not only transform the industry, but to stay ahead of it, staying true to our next-generation national security roots.
We believe it is the collective power of all of our voices that gives us the strength to face some of our nation’s most daunting challenges. Challenges we can solve together.
We pride ourselves on delivering forward-thinking solutions and it is our drive for protecting and promoting freedom that will have a lasting impact for generations to come.