Design Engineer 4 (PMO Instructor, Sensor Operator)

in Rockwall, TX

Design Engineer 4 (PMO Instructor, Sensor Operator) Job

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    Special Programs-20002557

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  • Job Location

    Rockwall, TX, US

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    Day - 1st

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    Yes, 25 % of the Time

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Job Description: Trains tactical airborne operators to use a mission management and communication suite in conjunction with electro-optical sensors to facilitate collection and dissemination of Full Mission Video (FMV) in direct support of the Ground Force Commander.
Candidates will perform flight duties CONUS/OCONUS as both an instructor and primary flight crewmember across all aircraft platforms and organization locations.
Internal L-3 C3ISR applicants preferred.
Duties include, but are not limited to:
  • Maintains qualification and proficiency required to execute applicable training programs
  • Conduct training and flight activities in accordance with all governing directives
  • Maintains a high level of subject knowledge, instruction capability, and expertise
  • Develop, prepare and deliver a course of instruction and evaluate training to meet current and evolving needs in a classroom and simulated operational environment
  • Design, develop and deliver cohesive real-world training situational-based scenarios that will be incorporated into C3ISR aircrew training programs.
  • Conducts briefings, debriefings and counsels aircrew members for the purpose of developing and maintaining a high level of proficiency
  • Performs administrative duties relative to training such as interfacing with using organization, record keeping, monitoring student progress and counseling
  • Provides inputs for courseware corrections, modifications and updates training policies and procedures
  • Additional duties as required

Job Qualifications

Knowledge, Skills and Ability:
  • Demonstrated technical knowledge on core procedures:
    • Force-X Products (Sentry, Brimstone and Torch)
    • WESCAM Products (MX-15i, MX-15HD and MX-15 DiD)
    • Radios and Crypto procedures (PRC-117 and ARC-231)
    • Instant messaging software i.e. mIRC/Pidgin
    • Microsoft Windows and MS Office Familiarity
  • Ability to perform operational troubleshooting and maintenance of system equipment
  • Ability to clearly relay information, both verbally and written
  • Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions
  • Working knowledge of Tactical ISR fundamentals and Air Space de-confliction
  • Working knowledge of ground maneuver TTPs and SOPs
  • Proficient with In-Flight Guide (IFG), MSN system start-ups and checklist operations
  • Working knowledge of instructional principles and theories
Preferred Experience:
  • Qualified operator with at least 1 year as an Instructor Operator
  • 2 years’ with L3 Technologies
  • Experience at multiple L-3 locations desired
Education, Licensing, Certification Requirements:
  • Bachelor’s Degree with Seven (7) years related experience or equivalent combination of education and experience required.
  • Must be able to pass CRC
  • US Citizenship
  • Valid FAA Class III Medical Certificate
  • Valid US Passport
  • Valid State Driver's License
  • Secret DOD clearance with ability to obtain Top Secret Clearance as directed by the Customer.
Equal Opportunity Employer – minorities / females / veterans / individuals with disabilities / sexual orientation / gender identity.

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