AECOM Senior Radar Systems Engineer in Washington, District Of Columbia

Requisition/Vacancy No. 149004BR

Position Title Senior Radar Systems Engineer

Job Category Engineering

Business Line Government

Country United States of America

State/Province/Region USA - Washington, D.C.

City Washington DC

Why Choose AECOM? AECOM is a premier, fully integrated professional and technical services firm positioned to design, build, finance and operate infrastructure assets around the world for public- and private-sector clients. With nearly 100,000 employees — including architects, engineers, designers, planners, scientists and management and construction services professionals — serving clients in over 150 countries around the world, AECOM is ranked as the #1 engineering design firm by revenue in Engineering News-Record magazine’s annual industry rankings, and has been recognized by Fortune magazine as a World’s Most Admired Company. The firm is a leader in all of the key markets that it serves, including transportation, facilities, environmental, energy, oil and gas, water, high-rise buildings and government. AECOM provides a blend of global reach, local knowledge, innovation and technical excellence in delivering customized and creative solutions that meet the needs of clients’ projects. A Fortune 500 firm, AECOM companies, including URS Corporation and Hunt Construction Group, have annual revenue of approximately $19 billion. More information on AECOM and its services can be found at

About the Business Line


AECOM works with national and local governments around the world to manage and support critical programs in the areas of defense, security and intelligence; energy and climate change; environmental cleanup and waste management; infrastructure development, protection and resilience; and international development. Our global operations and connected expertise enable us to provide cutting-edge, relevant and cost-effective solutions that help our clients safeguard and enrich society and the world we live in.

Job Summary

Perform as Senior Radar Systems Engineer for new and/or evolving Navy/USMC Radar acquisition programs. Will work with Navy officials or senior engineers, and be responsible for contributing to systems engineering tasking for new and evolving tactical Air Surveillance, Fire Control, and/or Ground Weapons Locating Radars. Specific work assignments will depend on the specific applicant skill set and may include: developing analysis tools, data extraction, reduction and analysis of Radar data, performance analysis/assessments, combat system integration, requirements definition, modeling and simulation, or test and evaluation. Assignments may be for AN/SPY-1 Radar, Dual Band Radar, Advanced Missile Defense Radar, Ground/Air Task Oriented Radar, Affordable Common Radar Architecture, or other Navy/USMC radar development programs.

Minimum Requirements

Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Physics, Computer Science, or Math discipline from an ABET accredited university. At least fifteen (15) years demonstrated Radar Systems Engineering experience specialized in complex system design, analysis, and performance evaluation. Solid technical background. Experience with design and analysis of Naval Radar Systems, and experience overseeing teams to produce program/project level developmental products.

The position requires a working knowledge of computer systems and integrated software application programs, and the ability to investigate, troubleshoot, and design solutions to problems in operational hardware and/or software. Demonstrated ability to write technical documentation, and excellent communication, interpersonal, organizational and analytical skills are required. Preferred is experience developing user interfaces, or using MATLAB, C/C++, VHDL or other software development languages/applications. Position may require travel. Position requires the ability to pass and maintain a Security Clearance.

Preferred Qualifications

Preferred is experience of requirements development and analysis on current and future military system radars. Experience performing data analysis using MATLAB or other analysis tools is desired. Experience with collecting and analyzing data from Navy Radar or Combat Systems during live operations, and conducting performance evaluations are desired.

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow.

AECOM is an equal opportunity employer and Minorities, Females, Veterans, and Disabled persons are encouraged to apply. For further information, please click here at to view the EEO Is The Law poster.