General Atomics and Affiliated Companies Senior System Test & Qualification (ST&Q) Engineer in San Diego, California

Job ID#: 22191BR

Company: General Atomics Aeronautical Systems

Title: Senior System Test & Qualification (ST&Q) Engineer

Job Category: Engineering

City: San Diego

State: California

Full-Time/Part-Time: Full-Time Salary

Travel Percentage Required: 0% - 25%

Clearance Required?: Desired

Job Summary:

General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA-ASI), an affiliate of General Atomics, is a world leader in proven, reliable remotely piloted aircraft and tactical reconnaissance radars, as well as advanced high-resolution surveillance systems.

We recognize and appreciate the value and contributions of individuals with diverse backgrounds and experiences and welcome all qualified individuals to apply.

Clearance Level: Secret

Job Qualifications:

  • Typically requires a bachelors degree, masters degree or PhD in engineering or a related technical discipline from an accredited institution and progressive engineering experience as follows; six or more years of experience with a bachelors degree, four or more years of experience with a masters degree, or two or more years with a PhD. May substitute equivalent engineering experience in lieu of education.

  • Must have a thorough understanding of engineering concepts, principles, codes, and theory; experience demonstrating a broad application of those concepts; and, expanding knowledge of principles, concepts, theory, and practices in related technical specialties.

  • Must possess the ability to develop and communicate new concepts; apply them accurately throughout an evolving environment; organize, schedule, and coordinate work phases; and, determine the appropriate approach at the task level or, with assistance, at the project level to provide solutions to a range of complex problems.

  • Must have strong communication, computer, documentation, presentation, and interpersonal skills, ability to work independently and as part of a team; able to perform complex tasks in one or more engineering areas; capable of representing the organization as a prime technical contact and, lead a team of moderately experienced professional employees on single component projects.

  • Position requires travel to remote CONUS locations for weeks as required by leadership.

  • Able to work extended hours as required.

  • Able to perform other duties as assigned.

  • Experience with data (signal) dissemination tools and UHF/VHF, SINCGARS, ARC-231, HAVEQUICK is preferred

  • Familiarity with Tactical Data Link and LOS/SATCOM data link.

  • Experience interfacing directly with government/military personnel at government/military facilities is preferred.

  • System administration of LINUX/UNIX Windows operating systems is preferred.

  • Ability to obtain a DoD Secret level clearance is required. Active Secret level clearance is desired.

  • 25 – 50% travel is required

General Atomics and affiliated companies is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, pregnancy, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, age, genetic information, protected veteran status, disability, or any other basis protected by local, state, or federal law.