Support mechanical engineering support activities to the Airborne Warning and Control Systems (AWACS) program, which is within the Battle Management Directorate (AFLCMC/HB) at Hanscom AFB, MA.
Knowledge of DoD and commercial tools such MATLAB, 3D modeling and CAD software (AutoCAD, Catia, Pro-E, Solidworks, Ansys, etc.).
Must have a demonstrated ability to work effectively on a team and to lead and direct the work of others.
Ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing including communication skills in areas of technical writing, briefings, and formal presentations.
Proficiency in MS Word, Excel, Power Point, Outlook, and SharePoint.
Apply mechanical engineering expertise to ensure system requirements are attainable, including mechanical, material, environmental, transportability, and power-grounding requirements.
Review formal test results; participate in technical reviews with the contractor and provide recommendations for resolution of issues impacting fulfillment of operational capability and life cycle sustainment.
Participate in technical activities, including Program Support Assessments; System Engineering Technical Reviews; and specific reliability focused reviews, such as Failure Review Boards.
Apply knowledge and experience to develop USAF acquisition documentation.
Establish, maintain and improve knowledge of material technologies, capabilities and competencies; support mechanical and material assessments; review proposals and make recommendations in order to assist selection authorities with contract awards.
Help identify programmatic and technical risk and provide actionable recommendations.
Keep up to date with current and developing trends in mechanical engineering in industry, at national and international levels.