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Senior EW Test Engineer

Dayton, Ohio
Job Type
1 Oct 2021

An Insight Global Client is seeking an Electronic Warfare (EW) Test Engineering Researcher in the to perform research for rapid assessment of advanced sensors and Electronic Warfare (EW) technologies. Additionally, the EW Technical Demonstrations Researcher will lead modeling, simulation, and demonstrations of systems at various Test Readiness Levels (TRL) in the Integrated Demonstrations and Applications Laboratory (IDAL) Wright-Patterson AFB, Ohio. The EW Technical Demonstrations researcher will also provide project and team leadership for the IDAL team.


  • Develop and design EW demonstration plans tailored to specific systems based on technical discussion with sponsors
  • Research and build complex Radio Frequency (RF) scenarios based on EW demonstration plans
  • Lead IDAL demo team to conduct EW demonstrations
  • Utilize EW expertise to troubleshoot lab and system-under-test issues across specific system demonstrations
  • Analyze data based on EW demonstrations and scenario outputs and develop reports based on the data
  • Lead small to mid-sized projects and/or research teams

Required Minimum Qualifications

  • 5+ years of experience in either electronic systems, avionics, and/or electronic warfare/electromagnetic superiority test and evaluation

Preferred Qualifications

  • Top Secret Clearance
  • Experience with radar and EW/Electronic Attack (EA)/Electronic Support (ES) systems testing, verification, and validation
  • Experience in the design, test, and fielding of EW/EA/ES systems
  • Experience with RF simulation for receiver and jammer systems, including complex modeling and RF simulation of radar systems in lab environments
  • Experience capturing and evaluating waveforms in the frequency and time domains
  • Experience working with EW systems over multiple Test Readiness Levels (TRLs)
  • Experience working with intelligence data products such as EWIR DB
  • Military operational EW/EA/ES experience (tactical, maintenance, programming)

*Due to our research contracts with the US federal government, candidates for this position are required to be US Citizens.

*Clearance Type Required: Ability to obtain a Secret Security Clearance

*No Corp to Corp Available for this Position

*If interested, please email

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  • Job Reference: 386581177-2
  • Date Posted: 1 October 2021
  • Recruiter: Insight Global
  • Location: Dayton, Ohio
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Government & Defence
  • Job Type: Permanent