UIC Alaska

Sr. Lead Avionics Engineer

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Bowhead seeks a Sr. Lead Avionics Engineer to join our team at Hill AFB, UT to support the A-10 Weapon System Support, Analysis, Test, and Integration contract. The A-10 WSSATI contract is critical in supporting the A-10C weapon system (and any future Mission Design Series - MDS), and in facilitating the role of the A-10 SPO as a highly successful prime integrator. This will insure that the A-10 fleet remains a viable part of the cohesive, ready, and agile fighting forces that the Air Force, the Combatant Commanders, and our National Defense Strategy require.


  • Support the acquisition and development of systems for a new military program
  • Develop components such as training simulators and training curriculum for the new system operators and maintainer
  • Lead the integration of the training devices with various networks and facilities that house the devices
  • Ensure program requirements are met, understood, and applied
  • Work with a team of personnel to plan, organize, manage, and oversee technical and administrative activities related to the design and development of the components
  • Support the team using best practices within the realm of Earned Value Management, Agile, and MBSE
  • Other duties as assigned


In accordance with Executive Order 14042: Ensuring Adequate COVID Safety Protocols for Federal Contractors, candidates should be aware that they may be required to have received or be willing to receive the COVID-19 vaccine by date of hire.


  • BA/S in relevant engineering or science discipline (Engineering, Physics, or Mathematics) is required. MS is preferred.
  • Seven (7+) years of professional experience in the required task area: o Experience in ICBM training systems, maintenance, operations, etc. preferred o Agile, Earned Value Management, Control Account Management preferred o USAF Nuclear topic education preferred.
  • Demonstrable experience with Engineering/Agile tools: Cameo, MATLAB, DOORS, JIRA, Confluence o Classified government IT systems experience
  • Intermediate to advanced level skills in Microsoft Office software suite - Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint.
  • Ability to communicate effectively with all levels of employees and outside contacts.
  • Strong interpersonal skills and good judgment with the ability to work alone or as part of a team


Physical Demands:
• Must be able to lift up to 25 pounds
• Must be able to stand and walk for prolonged amounts of time
• Must be able to twist, bend, and squat periodically


SECURITY CLEARANCE REQUIREMENTS: Must currently have a security clearance at the Secret level (or higher). US Citizenship is a requirement for a Top Secret clearance at this location.




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