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    The primary purpose of this position is to outline the duties and responsibilities of a Nuclear Engineer or Physicist (Nuclear) within the 23rd Analysis Squadron (23 ANS) of the 709 SAG, Air Force Technical Application Center (AFTAC), Patrick AFB, FL.

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    • Responsible for reviewing and coordinating operations-oriented space systems engineering and development, defining fiscal research and modeling of satellite sensors and systems and any related ground support data
    • processing equipment analyzing data from operational space systems and assigning and mentoring 23 ANS personnel in all aspects of space nuclear detection systems.
    • As a Senior Nuclear Detection Analysis within the Atmosphere and Space Program, attends briefings and workshops at HQ Air Force, Air Force Scientific Advisory Board, Air Force Space Command (AFSPC),
    • Strategic Command (STRATCOM), Defense Threat Reduction Agency (DTRA), Department of Energy (DoE), Arms Control Verification Committee, and other national-level agencies and committees.
    • Participates in the establishment of technical requirements for the collection, transmission and analysis of all command mission satellite-borne nuclear detonation data and defines the form best suited to accomplish the mission.
    • Scientific expert on atmosphere and space detection phenomenology and the resulting unique data evaluation as it relates to possible treaty violations.
    • Participates in the preparation, edit, and publishing of scientific reports, notes, and other technical documents resulting from assigned studies, operational exercises, requests for information, and from studies and/or data analysis.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - You may be expected to travel for this position.

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


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