Tactical Data Link Specialist in Tewksbury at Curtiss-Wright

Date Posted: 10/22/2020

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Job Description

Here in Tewksbury, Massachusetts we are looking for a Tactical Data Link Specialist to join us in our Software team. With training provided from our subject matter experts, you will become responsible for the development and execution of detailed, requirements based software (integration) tests on our Tactical Communications Manager software. Following our training plan, you will have the ability to conduct complex regression tests for advanced, Department of Defense (DoD) tactical communication data link systems.
Your military experience working directly with tactical data link products is invaluable to us in our mission to ensure warfighters in the air and on the ground can now exchange real-time tactical information and share a common operating picture for improved operational coordination, situation awareness and mission effectiveness. We can provide you with the training and skills you need to build a successful career outside of the military whilst continuing to support our warfighters.
Your Challenge:

  • Analyze detailed software requirements and design documents and develop top level Test Plan/Approach documentation for qualification of new software features/components

  • Based on detailed requirements and design documents and test plan, develops detailed system state and expected system output as test criteria

  • Develop cross reference matrix and maintain traceability of test procedures steps to the specified requirement Attends and conducts peer reviews for test plan documents and formal test procedures

  • Works independently during qualification cycles by closing assigned problem reports, identifying and reporting new problems, conduction formal qualification, and running assigned regression tests

  • Applies complex test tools such as the PASS 3200, Wireshark, AltaView, CoPilot as required to support testing Reviews TCG requirements, design, acceptance test plan, and acceptance test procedure documents

  • Participates in the development and review of TCG's Engineering documentation Assists with resolution of system issues and problems reported by TCG's customers

  • Assists with duplication and test of Tech Support issues and System Trouble Reports (STRs May participate in the design (based on customer input) and fabrication of Terminal Housing Cases Must be able to perform function under minimal supervision/ direction
Your Skills and Experience:

  • Military tactical data link system experience

  • Experience with military data links/ especially Link 16, Link 11, Link 22

  • Ability to work well both independently and as part of a team

  • Ability to focus on and complete multiple tasks with attention to detail and organization

  • Balanced system-level focus along with in-depth analytical ability

  • Must be an effective communicator and a strong collaborator

  • U.S. Citizen (for clearance)

  • BSCS or related education
This position may require exposure to information which is subject to US export control regulations, i.e. the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) or the Export Administration Regulations (EAR). All applicants must be U.S. persons within the meaning of U.S. regulations.
Curtiss-Wright values diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status. If you require accommodation due to a disability at any time during the recruitment and/or assessment process, please contact Talent Acquisition and we will make all reasonable efforts to accommodate your request.


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