PRIMARY FUNCTION: Provide System Engineering support to the Force Protection Division, which is within the US Air Force (USAF) Battle Management Directorate (AFLCMC/HB) at Hanscom AFB, MA.
RESPONSIBILITIES: The System Engineer duties include, but are not limited to:
Root cause analysis of in-service problems (including operational hazards, deficiency reports, parts obsolescence, corrosion effects, and reliability degradation).
Technical surveillance of critical safety items, research approved sources for these items, and oversight of design configuration baselines for fielded systems to ensure continued certification compliance.
Develop required design changes to resolve operational issues.
Perform periodic technical reviews of the in-service system performance against baseline requirements, analyze trends, and develop management approaches for resolution of operational issues.
Support technology refresh, technology insertion, and Diminishing Manufacturing Sources and Materiel Shortages (DMSMS).
Review system drawings, schematics, and documentation for form fit function and interface alternatives. Assist with hardware/software design, RAM studies, risk assessments, and cost estimates.
Participate in Supply Support Integrated Product Team identifying sustainment high interest items, design improvements, deficiencies, and watch items.