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.

AM Pierce & Associates is in search for a candidate who will be providing radio frequency communications engineering support for unmanned aviation weapons systems in Lexington Park, MD.  The candidate will support the development and implementation of communications engineering solutions for unmanned aircraft and associated control segments which will be integrated into ships, other aircraft, or ground-based units. NAVAIRSYSCOM provides engineering support to Naval Aviation program offices that procure aviation weapons systems including aircraft, UAS, and weapons.

  • Lead a diverse team of government, contractor, and industry representatives in the development of communications options for Naval Unmanned Air Systems (UAS).
  • Document the options in a narrative document and support the development of a UML or SySML model.
  • Present the options to government personnel and incorporate feedback.
  • Maintain the agreed upon solution via an established Configuration Management (CM) process.
  • Provide communications guidance to program offices as a Subject Matter Expert (SME).

The successful candidate will have the education and experience below:
  • B.S. degree in electrical engineering or related engineering degree; M.S. preferred.
  • 3-5 years work experience in data link design; 10+ years preferred.
  • Experience in XML is a plus.
An Active DoD SECRET clearance is required.
Working Conditions
The physical environment requires the employee to work on-site at the government program office, sitting in a cubicle or at a desk for the majority of the workday.
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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