Who We Are:  AM Pierce & Associates is a woman-owned small business providing Engineering & Research, Cyber, C5ISR, Program & Acquisition Management services and solutions to a diverse government and industry client base.  We are a stable and growing company who offers our employees a rich benefits package, supportive and flexible work environment and the opportunity to work with experts in their field.
The Position:   We are in search of a candidate who will be providing support to the Navy’s MQ-4C Triton Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS) program’s Integrated  Test Team (ITT).  The candidate will be responsible for Diagnostics BIT performance assessment and coverage of failure modes, initial design and operational assessments, sensor/parameter coverage to support fault disposition and trending candidates, identification of trending and prognostics candidates, maintainer user interface design and assessment, deficiency reporting, technical data input/update for fault isolation and troubleshooting, reliability and maintainability integration metric reporting for coverage (fault detection, isolation and false alarms) and availability and readiness impacts/opportunities.

The Location:  Patuxent River, Maryland:  Best Places for Tech Jobs (#4)


Degree preferred in Mechanical Engineering.  Will accept Electrical Engineering degree, as well.
A background in engineering or engineering support is a must.
Experience with diagnostics, fault isolation, troubleshooting, identification of BIT (Built in Test) related deficiencies, and maintenance user interface tools.
8-12 years of maintenance experience, preferably across multiple disciplines (vehicles, mission or payloads, and off board control and support systems) or 4-8 years of fleet engineering support.
1-2 years of acquisition experience is desirable.
Proficiency in Microsoft Office products required (Excel, Power Point, Word, etc.).

The Working Environment:  The physical environment requires the employee to work on-site at the government program office, sitting in a cubicle or at a desk, looking at a computer for the majority of the workday.  The employee may be required to walk short distances to offices/conference rooms and buildings on site.  In some occasions, the employee may be required to drive to offices or buildings near the work site.  In rare occasions, travel may be required.
AM Pierce & Associates offers a comprehensive benefits plan that includes:
  • Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance
  • Life and Accidental Death & Disability Coverage
  • 401(k) Retirement Plan, Safe Harbor Plan with Immediate Vesting 
  • Discretionary Profit Sharing Program
  • Paid Time Off and Holidays
  • Professional development opportunities  
  • Incentive Programs
  • Awards and Recognition
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Will Preparation, Identity Theft Protection & Legal Support
  • Travel Assistance
  • Financial Foundations Program
  • Verizon Wireless Discount
  • Local Gym Discounts

AM Pierce & Associates complies with all Federal and State laws and regulations concerning Affirmative action and workplace equal opportunity; in further detail, AM Pierce & Associates does not discriminate in employment decisions (to include applicants and employees) on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.  AM Pierce & Associates takes affirmative action to ensure that equal opportunity is provided in all aspects of employment. AM Pierce & Associates does not take adverse employment actions against applicants and employees for asking about, discussing, or sharing information about their pay or the pay of their co-workers.  For more information regarding Equal Employment Opportunity, click here.

Individuals with disabilities who need assistance with the application process may call 240-718-3800.
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Department: Navy
This is a full time position

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