Huntington Ingalls Industries Hardware Systems Engineer - 18454 in United States

Hardware Systems Engineer - 18454

Position Location McGhee Tyson AFB

Requisition # 18454

# of Openings 1

HII – Mission Driven Innovative Solutions Inc. (HII-MDIS) provides mission-critical engineering and technical service to Information Technology, Federal Civilian, and National Security, Aerospace & Defense and International government and commercial customers at over 100 locations worldwide.

HII - MDIS is currently seeking a Hardware Systems Engineer to work at McGhee Tyson ANGB, TN for the National Guard Bureau (NGB) KC-135 Boom Operator Simulation System (BOSS) program.

Duties and Responsibilities (to include but not be limited to the following):

  • Provide Level 2 maintenance at Training System Support Center (TSSC) location. These advanced maintenance tasks often require special tools and advanced technical knowledge and/or skills.

  • Monitor existing systems to ensure structural integrity.

  • Provide On-Call Level 2 maintenance support on-site at each Air National Guard (ANG) unit when the on-site capabilities are insufficient to correct a malfunction or other maintenance issues that affect training system use.

  • Maintain hardware component warranty data and projected obsolescence data, and plan for periodic component refresh.

  • Maintain drawings, part numbers, vendor data, software licenses, and stock numbers of all training device components.

  • Conduct Spares Inventory Management by maintaining an inventory status, and maintaining adequate levels of spares located at each site and the centralized spares inventory.

  • Forecast spares requirements for the next fiscal year to ensure sufficient funding.

Qualifications and Experience:


  • Bachelor’s degree in system engineering or related discipline and 3+ years’ experience in system engineering and IT support

  • Possess DoD 8570 IAT Level II Certification

  • Possess either of the following certifications: Security+ CE

  • Ability to travel to attend meetings and interface with government and support contractor elements


  • All candidates will be subject to a pre-employment background investigation and drug screening per HII requirements.

  • The candidate must currently possess and be able to maintain a Secret security clearance.

Huntington Ingalls Industries is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other protected class.