Dynetics UAS Operator / Senior Test Specialist in Huntsville, Alabama
UAS Operator / Senior Test Specialist
Huntsville, AL|Full Time
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Dynetics, a wholly owned subsidiary of Leidos, is seeking a talentedUAS Operator / Senior Test Specialistto join a diverse team to create unique solutions for complex problems. With offices across the United States engaging in the defense, space, cyber and commercial fields, Dynetics provides responsive, cost effective engineering, scientific and IT solutions.
This position will perform Unmanned Aircraft Systems Interoperability testing. The candidate will serve as a UAS Operator in the field of user control of multiple Unmanned Aircraft platforms, requiring familiarity with the U.S. Army Ground Control Station’s Human-Machine Interface, pre-flight and post-flight operations in live or simulated environments, and mission planning and execution. The candidate will also provide test support for interoperability testing on U.S. Army UAS.
Some knowledge of networks and/or data links is preferred. This position requires a self-starter with understanding of how the UA is controlled and configured and how UAS are typically utilized in the conduct of multiple missions, or a desire for such.
The work will be performed in a dynamic lab environment supporting frequent customer test events and demonstrations.
Candidate must be a U.S. citizen and resident of the Huntsville, AL area (or willing to relocate to the area). The candidate must have a minimum of a high school degree with 12+ years of relevant UAS experience or a Bachelor's degree in Electrical, Computer Engineering, Computer Science (or similar) with 8+ years of experience. This position requires knowledge of or interest in the UASGCS-V3 Ground Control System.
Candidate must be comfortable interfacing with customers and working in a dynamic environment requiring expertise on a variety of systems.
Candidate be able to work independently as well as participate in group projects/test events.
Candidate must be a US Citizen and possess (as well as maintain) a Final Secret Clearance.
Dynetics is an Equal-Opportunity Employer. All employees and applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status or disability, or any other characteristic protected by law.