RF Systems Engineer - 8620 in Fort Meade at HII-TSD

Date Posted: 9/6/2022

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Job Description

Requisition Number: 8620 

Required Travel: 0 - 10%

Employment Type: Full Time/Hourly/Non-Exempt

Hours Per Week: 40.00 

Security Clearance: TS/SCI w/ FS Poly 

Level of Experience: Senior 


Cyber, Electronic Warfare and Space (CEW&S) a division of HII Mission Technologies provides full-spectrum cyber, EW and space capabilities that address today’s rapidly changing, multi-domain global security threats, and anticipate emerging threats.  We are diverse organization offering competitive and challenging opportunities to highly motivated individuals. 

  • As a company, we provide:
  • On-demand professional development  
  • Career mobility
  • Community engagement 
  • Engagement, diversity and inclusion

Cyber, Electronic Warfare and Space (CEW&S) is looking to hire a RF Systems Engineer to provide systems engineering and other technical assistance to our customer’s Tactical Radio Frequency Operations innovation organization dedicated to demonstrating innovative multi-access approaches to collection/geolocation/analysis through research, experiment, and prototype activities.


The selected systems engineer will facilitate the mission by coordinating the system resources used in the labs. They will coordinate the acquisition, deployment, configuration, and accreditation of both virtual and bare metal compute systems. Additionally, they will coordinate with relevant stakeholders across both the IC to facilitate the analysis of requirements, relative priority, project scope and objectives, resource requirements, data flow authorization, and schedules for proposed new and on-going/follow-on efforts.

  • Assist in developing a new or innovative approach to a technical or engineering issue
  • Assist in conducting an evaluation to determine its suitability for project implementation.
  • Independently make decisions regarding engineering issues and methodology for a project and brief stakeholders and present the status on all technical aspects of their project.

Minimum Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree in a qualified engineering field or a related discipline from an accredited college or university with a minimum of 15 years of general systems engineering experience, a Master’s degree or PhD in a qualified engineering field or a related discipline from an accredited college or university with a minimum of 13 years of general systems engineering experience, or a high school diploma or GED with a minimum of 19 years of relevant systems engineering experience.

  • Must have strong written and oral communicative skills.
  • Familiarity with capabilities and configuration of both virtual and bare metal compute systems suitable for use in collection, processing, and analysis of SIGINT data.

Must possess an active TS/SCI/Poly for consideration

Preferred Requirements

  • Ideal candidate would be Overhead SIGNT SME. However, familiarity with relevant IC organizations and processes may be a suitable replacement for detailed technical knowledge of current Overhead SIGINT system capabilities.
  • Experience supporting test/demonstration efforts in an enterprise environment would be ideal.

This opportunity resides with Cyber & Electronic Warfare, a business group within HII’s Mission Technologies division. HII works within our nation’s intelligence and cyber operations communities to defend our interests in cyberspace. Our deep expertise in network architecture, software and hardware development, cybersecurity and the electromagnetic environment uniquely enables us to support sensitive missions for federal agency partners.

HII is a global engineering and defense technologies provider. With a 135-year history of trusted partnerships in advancing U.S. national security, HII delivers critical capabilities ranging from the most powerful and survivable naval ships ever built, to unmanned systems, ISR and AI/ML analytics. HII leads the industry in mission-driven solutions that support and enable a networked, all-domain force. Headquartered in Virginia, HII’s skilled workforce is 44,000 strong. For more information, please visit:


HII is an Equal Opportunity/Vets and Disabled Employer. U.S. Citizenship may be required for certain positions.

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