CACI International Radar Engineer in Hill Air Force Base, Utah

Job Description

Join CACI's Aerospace Solutions Group in supporting radar range upgrade and modernization programs for the U.S. Air Force. Be a part of the multi-disciplined engineering team that designs, develops and demonstrates next generation automated test systems that enable Government maintenance technicians to diagnose and repair the fire control radar antennas and radomes found on fighter aircraft. This radar engineering position entails developing and integrating microwave/RF measurement systems that are tightly coupled to precision motion control systems. Position is at Hill AFB, in Utah.

What You'll Get to Do:

  • Work as a member of an integrated product team to develop and deliver Automatic Test Equipment (ATE) and Test Program Set (TPS) hardware and software as a part of a system solution

  • Design, develop, integrate, and validate nose radome and fire control radar antenna range upgrades

  • Assess the performance of the existing antenna positioner systems by performing physical inspections and conducting a series of electro-mechanical system diagnostic routines as appropriate

  • Plan for absorption material upgrades and equipment repositioning as needed to reduce or eliminate RF interference inside test chambers

  • Perform incremental RF tracking subsystem testing to ensure the proposed designs function properly in the chamber environment

  • Develop RF calibration routines, using a vector network analyzer, to fully characterize all cabled RF paths

  • Develop integration and acceptance test procedures

  • Participate in document and code peer reviews to ensure conformance, correctness and quality of all delivered products

  • Participate in ATE/TPS hardware and software design activities

  • Integrate and troubleshoot ATE/TPS hardware and software

  • Develop ATE/TPS requirements, design and test documents

Qualifications You'll Bring:

  • Bachelor's degree (Electrical, Electronics or Computer Engineering) and two or more years of related experience

  • Microwave/RF measurement experience

  • Windows 10 and/or Linux based computer systems and software development tool

  • Be able to obtain a US Secret clearance

Qualifications That Are Nice to Have

  • Operating PNA-X Microwave Network Analyzers

  • Developing and evaluating RF trackers for sequential-lobe tracking radars or monopulse phased array radar systems

  • Tuning precision pointing and tracking systems

  • Hardware-in-the-loop modeling

  • Software development using MATLAB, Simulink or ANSI-C

  • Development of ATE and TPS for aircraft electrical, mechanical or avionics systems

  • Experience with AS9100 or ISO 9001 quality management systems

What We Can Offer You:

  • We’ve been named a Best Place to Work by the Washington Post.

  • Our employees value the flexibility at CACI that allows them to balance quality work and their personal lives.

  • We offer competitive benefits and learning and development opportunities.

  • We are mission-oriented and ever vigilant in aligning our solutions with the nation’s highest priorities.

  • For over 55 years, the principles of CACI’s unique, character-based culture have been the driving force behind our success.

Job Location

US-Hill Air Force Base-UT-SALT LAKE CITY

CACI employs a diverse range of talent to create an environment that fuels innovation and fosters continuous improvement and success. At CACI, you will have the opportunity to make an immediate impact by providing information solutions and services in support of national security missions and government transformation for Intelligence, Defense, and Federal Civilian customers. CACI is proud to provide dynamic careers for employees worldwide. CACI is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.