Overview

The B-1 Subject Matter Expert is a highly-motivated, self-driven team player that has the ability to perform in a fast changing business environment. This candidate will provide the engineering staff with B-1 systems theory of operation and an understanding of how the B-1 aircraft systems operate and interact. The ideal candidate will have knowledge and experience with the B-1 aircraft. 

The B-1 Subject Matter Expert reports to the Lead Systems Engineer.

Responsibilities: 
• Provide all engineering departments with B-1 knowledge of all system operations. 
• Monitor future changes to the B-1 aircraft and make recommendations on changes to the training systems to keep them concurrent with the aircraft. 
• Maintain a positive working relationship with the Air Force Program Office and Training Detachments. 
• Maintain a positive working relationship with the B-1 Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEMs). 
• Request technical data from the Air Force and OEMs to support B-1 Training System upgrades. 
• Participate in aircraft and training system design reviews. 
• Participate in Training System Hardware/Software Integration (HSI). 
• Participate in Training System Testing. 
• Participate in developing Training System documentation including Test Procedures


 Qualifications and Experience: 
• Bachelor’s Degree in related technical field, preferred 
• Experience as Weapon Systems Operator (WSO) on the B-1 aircraft or experience as a B-1 pilot with an understanding of WSO operations, preferred
• Knowledge in the operation of the B-1 Offensive System and Defensive System operation 
• Knowledge in the operation of the B-1 Flight Systems 
• System test experience, preferred
• Demonstrated requirements analysis skills and ability to trace requirements to test procedures 
• Personal computer skills (e.g., word processing, spread sheet, presentation graphics) 
• Effective written and oral communication skills 
• Established leadership skills 
• Effective ability to organize and prioritize program tasks 
• Ability to work in a fast-paced environment, with multiple contingencies requiring attention 
• Ability to work independently as well as collaboratively 
• Current Secret Clearance 

10-25% travel required depending on the phase of the contract