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McKean Defense is an employee owned Naval Life Cycle Management, Engineering, Enterprise Transformation and Program Management business headquartered in Philadelphia, PA. McKean’s engineers, developers, technical staff, programmers, analysts, and program managers identify and deploy new shipboard technologies, integrate information technology across shipboard platforms, and develop strategies to support the Warfighter. McKean’s employees create strategic solutions to help customers reach new levels of mission support and transform their organizations.

We are a mission-focused strategic partner in Naval Engineering and Information Technology, is constantly pursuing technical growth and market diversification to increase value for its customers and opportunity for its employees. Our engineers, programmers, designers and analysts are currently providing innovative technical solutions in naval engineering, national security, and logistics programs across the nation and around the world.

The C4I Engineer duties will include the following:

-Provide customer interaction and support for engineering item presentations, project planning, and overall tracking of watercraft open C4ISR items.

-Support project planning and execution efforts for research development, investigations, analysis, and testing for C4ISR systems.

-Interact with numerous stakeholders regarding C4ISR policies, network design, configuration and certification, installation and integration challenges, procurements, and ILS. Support IPT meetings to provide status, project planning, and integration updates.

-Develop & review specifications, technical manuals, modification drawing packages, presentations and reports, and research technical information as it pertains to systems designs for C4ISR system.

-Provide supporting technical and logistics documentation relative to recommended design improvements and performance requirements.

-Resolve all equipment and systems issues with the appropriate Subject Matter Expert(s).

Required Skills

Ideal candidate should possess the following:

-3+ years of C4ISR or C5I experience

-Expertise with both Navy and Commercial systems preferred

-Previous Army Watercraft experience preferred but not required

-Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written


-Experience using MS Office Suite (Word, PowerPoint, Excel and Project)

-Strong communication skills

Required Experience

Bachelors Degree in Engineering

5+ years experience

Equal Opportunity Employer–minorities/females/veterans/individuals with disabilities/sexual orientation/gender identity.

McKean Defense is an E-Verify company.

Job Location
Warren, Michigan, United States
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