Link 16 Fighter Fielding Engineer

Location: Eglin AFB, FL
Date Posted: 01-24-2019
Intermedia Group has a customer based vacancy for the following role at Eglin AFB:
Job Title:      Link 16 Fighter Fielding Engineer
Location:     Eglin Air Force Base, Florida (zip code: 32542)
Clearance:   Top Secret
We are seeking a Fighter Fielding Team Lead to support the F-15 and F-16 program office within the Command, Control, Communication, Intelligence and Networks (C3I&N) Directorate under the ETASS program at Eglin AFB.  
  • Provide direct support to the F-15 and F-16 System Program Office (SPO), AFMC, ACC and the International Programs Office at Hanscom AFB for various fielding support efforts for LINK 16 on the F-15 and F-16 fighter aircraft. 
  • This support includes: test, engineering and fielding support to AF Link 16 platforms including F-15, F-16, B-1, B-2, AWACS, JSTARS, GTACS and others. 
  • Plan, implement, and monitor the fielding of LINK 16 to other countries. 
  • Provide sustainment and continuation training to all USAF active duty, Air National Guard and Air Force Reserve platforms. 
  • Provide software integration and test efforts of the Multifunction Information Distribution System (MIDS) on the F-15A-E  Operational Flight Program (OFP); F-16 OFP, development of operational/technical requirements for F-15A-E OFP and future OFPs for the F-16; analysis of interoperability issues/meetings/efforts involving the F-15 and the F-16; on-site technical assistance to support both Boeing and Lockheed on current F-15 and F-16 development efforts; and technical assistance to resolve LINK 16 problems/issues during development, testing and operational fielding. 
  • Provide training to Wing/Unit Link 16 managers, Wing/Unit COMSEC managers and key fill operators in order to support network operations and the correct secure data unit (SDU) locations for key. 
  • Provide unit managers with training in setting up the JUMPS Mission Planning System and the unit network library. 
  • Assist with on-site MIDS operation problem resolution and assist with follow on support in order to provide problem resolution 24/7 worldwide. 
  • Provide support necessary to successfully execute Block Upgrade 2 Initial Fielding Support which integrates BU2/MIDS JTRS terminals on selected platforms. 
  • Provide extensive pilot and maintenance training in order to ensure successful implementation. 
  • Attend key planning meetings for NATO and other allies in order to ensure LINK 16 interoperability with allied fighter aircraft and Combined Air Operation Centers.
  • 10 years experience in engineering including military aviation. 
  • Bachelor’s degree in a related field. 
  • Operational flight experience in current fighter aircraft required. 
  • Current operational fighter weapons and tactics experience required. 
  • Must have Link 16 experience. 
  • Experience with fighter pilot training desired (RTU, TRS, SQIP, etc). 
  • Flight test and flight test management experience desirable. 
  • Experience in new equipment fielding and/or modification management desired. 
  • Must be competent in the use of Microsoft Office Applications (Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint). 
If you are interested in pursuing this opportunity, please respond back and include the following:

• Full MS WORD Resume
• Current and required compensation
• Current contact information
• Availability

Upon receipt, one of our managers will contact you to discuss the position in full detail.

Zeke Goulbourne
Government Solutions
Cell: 347-243-2663
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