TUAS Ground Support Equipment Engineer

    • Job Tracking ID: 85342-303179
    • Job Location: Huntsville, AL
    • Job Level: Mid Career (2+ years)
    • Level of Education: BA/BS
    • Job Type: Full-Time/Regular
    • Date Updated: April 02, 2020
    • Years of Experience: 5+
    • Starting Date: March 16, 2020
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Job Description:

Sigmatech is currently seeking an Ground Support Equipment Engineer to support the Tactical Unmanned Aircraft Systems (TUAS) Product Office in Huntsville, AL.  Ground Support Equipment (GSE) consists of launch and land equipment, generators, control stations, data terminals, cables, containers, vehicles, and crew support systems

Duties include:.

Provide management oversight and technical expertise for (GSE) development and sustainment of UAS systems, subsystems and components.

Manage cost, schedule, and performance of contractor developed GSE baselines and modifications.

Coordinate with sister product offices for government furnished equipment development, production, and sustainment.

Monitor Problem Change Requests and assign priorities for resolution.

Plan, coordinate, and execute changes to address field issues. Interact directly with soldiers and contractors to resolve field issues.

Author Performance Work Statements for competitive GSE development task orders.

Evaluate development and modification approach of GSE and make recommendations to Tech Chief regarding best technical approach to support P3I and sustainment.

Communicate directly with contractors, engineers, logistician, program managers, and business team members in order to provide coordinated direction and tasking.

Provide concise reports to management on status, potential issues/risks, and participate in the development of contingency plans.


Experience and Skills:

Required Qualifications:

Bachelor's Degree and 5-10 years of related industry experience

Active DoD Secret clearance

Product Management Office experience

Ability to develop and provide reports to management

Strong communication skills (oral and written)

PowerPoint, Excel, Word, Outlook skills


Desired Qualifications:

Aviation experience

UAS Experience

Military experience



WHY SIGMATECH? Sigmatech provides industry-leading engineering, technical, programmatic, test and evaluation, and training support for the Army, Air Force, Navy, and MDA. We are an employee-centric, high-performing, ISO:9001-certified organization that focuses on customer satisfaction and delivers a commitment to ethics, integrity, and continuous improvement.

Sigmatech values each and every one of our employees, promoting a culture of teamwork, diversity, and inclusion. We empower our employees with the resources, incentives, and flexibility they need to enjoy success on the job and to live a healthy, balanced life.

Sigmatech was founded in 1986 as an employee-focused company. Sigmatech maintains an employee retention rate significantly higher than the industry average by offering an array of industry-leading benefits to attract the best and brightest employees:

*Highly competitive salaries *World-class, comprehensive health insurance plans (Medical, Dental, Vision) *Flexible spending accounts *Short and long term disability *Life insurance *401(k) savings plans with generous corporate matching *Profit sharing *Bonuses *Tuition/training reimbursement *Generous leave accrual *Comprehensive Employee Assistance Program

Our challenging work, family environment, competitive salaries, and excellent benefits make Sigmatech an employer of choice in the Space and Defense industry

Sigmatech is proud to be an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities, Females, Protected Veterans and Individuals with Disabilities.