IPT Associates, LLC (IPT or IPTA) is a dynamic Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business (SDVOSB) based in Billerica, MA. Since 1992, IPT has provided a wide variety of professional services and technology solutions to the Department of Defense (DoD), Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), Department of Homeland Security (DHS), other Federal agencies and commercial clients.
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The successful candidate will provide structural engineering consultation and support to design, develop, manufacture, integrate, test, and deploy structural components to airborne weapon systems. Support shall extend to static, dynamic, vibration, and acoustic design and analysis of all aero-related elements of airborne systems as well as any shipping and ground support equipment. * Apply principles, criteria and procedures of DoDD 5000.1 and DoD 5000.2R, as well as the policies and processes of HQ AFMC and AFLCMC Engineering Directorate to all SOF acquisition engineering tasks. * Assist the Government and define and maintain technical processes, identify technical requirements, and support structural development to meet user needs in the areas of primary aircraft structure, non-primary aircraft structure, and airworthiness compliance. * Provide advisory assistance and apply systems engineering processes related to system requirements, structural modifications, metric and requirements development and traceability, functional and physical allocations, program protection elements, entry and exit criteria development for technical reviews, configuration audits, logical analysis, design solution and implementation, interface and interoperability integration, and test verification and validation. * Provide advisory assistance and draft documentation support to conduct reviews and studies, document performance requirements, and support structural modifications for system level integration. * Provide advisory assistance for structural aspects of the airborne weapon system to ensure the application of the following: systems integration; interface management; test; reliability and maintainability; accreditation and certification; technology transfer; manufacturing readiness; and Environmental, Safety and Occupational Health (ESOH) processes are IAW DoDI 6055.05 and AFI 48-145 policies and standards, and airworthiness compliance. * Provide advisory assistance in the development, deployment, and maintenance of technical processes relating to structures that are designed to develop and sustain products acquired while ensuring safe operation and maintenance of systems and forces. * Provide structural engineering leadership and technical support to design, develop, manufacture, integrate, test, and deploy airborne weapon systems. * Provide advisory assistance and draft documentation support to define and maintain technical processes, identify current and future structural needs, and support structural developments to satisfy user needs. * Assist the Government by providing knowledge and guidance and producing artifacts to support Systems Integration; OSS&E; Airworthiness Certification, per the latest version of MIL-HDBK-516; Safety, per Mil-Std-882; and Life Cycle Systems Engineering, per AFI 63-1201.
* Master's degree in a relevant engineering discipline. * Minimum of ten (10) years of relevant work experience. * A minimum of twelve (12) years of relevant work experience may be substituted for a Master's degree; or a minimum of eight (8) years of relevant work experience plus a Bachelor's degree in a relevant engineering discipline may be substituted for a Master's. * A minimum of five (5) years' experience must have been performed on federal Government acquisition programs/projects. * Active DoD SECRET security clearance required