Chief Systems Engineer
Dayton, OH 
Posted 30 days ago
Job Description
Chief Systems Engineer
ID 2022-5015 Category Engineering Type Regular Full-Time Location : Location US-OH-Dayton Telecommute No Clearance Requirements Secret

FTI is looking to bring on a talented Systems/Test Engineer to its team. This position will support the B-2 Display Modernization efforts as an expert systems engineering/airworthiness authority and consultant on the systems to ensure design and performance-based specification are met while minimizing life cycle costs.

    This position is responsible for providing System Engineering and Test expertise in support of test and evaluation activities for the Department of the Air Force.
  • The candidate will provide developmental and operational test subject matter expertise while functioning as an expert in support of aircraft Airworthiness Certification
  • Provide oversight of test planning to support Airworthiness Certification by complying with associated process and procedures
  • Work with program leadership and the assigned technical team to ensure airworthiness requirements are met
  • Extensive developmental and operational test experience to oversee a consolidated and comprehensive test plan
  • Provide support for:
    • Assigned project documentation and additional documentation as required to include:
    • Test and Evaluation Master Plan (TEMP) updates
    • Developmental Test (DT), Operational Test (OT), and Integrated Test (IT) Plans, Procedures, and Reports
    • Verification and Correction of Deficiencies related activities; to include documentation
  • Ensure coordination of inputs to execute a safe, and operationally realistic test event(s)
  • Ensure the timely delivery of test related documents in preparation for, during, and after test events
  • Ensure the development of operationally realistic test plans and procedures to ensure comprehensive Integrated DT/OT testing
  • Support the preparations for and execution of Operational Test Readiness Reviews for the various stages of testing
  • Assist in test design, execution and reporting
  • Ensure the comprehensive test activities provide sufficient information to support Airworthiness certification decisions
  • Must have active DoD Secret Clearance or above with ability to maintain
  • Minimum of 3 years of experience in planning and organizing test plan related work tasks, developing test plans, collecting data, and performing reconstruction and analysis for the test and evaluation of operational systems.
  • Minimum of 2 years of direct experience with DoD/USAF instructions and policies with respect to Defense Acquisition, Test and Evaluation, and Airworthiness Certification
  • Bachelor's Degree in Science, Engineering, Mathematics, Computer Science or related field from an ABET accredited College or University.
  • Working knowledge of Department of Defense mission, activities, and terminology.
  • Working understanding of the DoD 5000 series, as well as other USG and USAF Acquisition Directives and Instructions
  • Demonstrated ability to communicate and interact effectively with members of a diverse military and civilian team
  • Highly proficient in desktop computer applications, e.g. Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) a must

FTI is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, gender identity, protected Veteran status or any other factor protected by law.


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
Bachelor's Degree
Required Experience
3+ years
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