Army Aviation Test Engineer

  • SAIC, Inc
  • Huntsville, AL, USA
  • Sep 22, 2021

Job Description


SAIC has a need for an Army Aviation Test Engineer to provide systems engineering support for the Aviation Mission Common Server (AMCS) / Environment Exploitation System (EES) Modular Capabilities Demonstration (MCD) project in support of SAIC and the Software, Simulation, Systems Engineering and Integration (S3I) located in Huntsville, AL.

Project Info:

The AMCS / EES provides the functionality of the currently fielded Improved Data Modem (IDM) 401 Line Replaceable Unit (LRU).  The AMCS / EES MCD project will provide a high level practical and operationally relevant demonstration of the AMCS/EES prototype in a laboratory environment with a focus on proving its capability to perform a subset of the delivered functionality.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Produce Test documentation
  • Provide support and recommendations to S3I customer to ensure that vendors meet the requirements as defined in their Statement of Work
  • Support the integration and conduct of the IDM-401 LRU functionality demonstration
  • Support Customer Working Group



Bachelors degree and a minimum of 5 years of work experience

Clearance: Successful candidate must have an ACTIVE Secret Security Clearance 

Required Skills:

  • System engineering experience in a laboratory test environment, to include experience setting up demonstration architectures, defining and running Use Cases.
  • Knowledge of Aviation systems such as IDM, BFT2, JBC-P, NW-A Tablet, KGV-72, AMPS and LOS radios such as ARC-201/ARC-231.
  • Development of Test Plans, Procedures and Reports.
  • Self-starter with strong interpersonal communications skills.
  • Ability to successfully complete tasks with minimal direction both working as an individual contributor as well as a team member.
  • Excellent verbal and written skills are required.

Desired Skills / Working Knowledge:

  • Working knowledge / experience with following standards/technologies:
    • Hardware Open System Technology (HOST),
    • Future Airborne Capability Environment (FACETM),
    • Sensor Open System Architecture (SOSATM),
    • Modular Open Systems Approaches (MOSA), and
    • Open VITA industry standards.