Engineering Associate

Location: Huntsville, Alabama

Engineering Associate

Location: Huntsville, AL


Seeking a highly motivated engineering professional to join HigherEchelon’s fast-growing engineering team. Backgrounds in Systems Engineering, Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, or Mechanical Engineering are preferred.

HigherEchelon’s Engineering team supports numerous DoD and government programs. Our engineering associates develop innovative defense systems and software programs and work continuously to enhance America’s military with transformative technology. Our team works on elite systems such as the THAAD and Patriot systems, UH-60 and Apache Helicopters, MLRS and PFAL rocket launchers, among many others. Additionally, our engineering team supports the Army Game Studio in the development of serious games and mobile applications like America’s Army, GoArmy Edge Sports, and U.S. Army STARS: Elements.

Our diverse team is committed to hiring Veterans and those who support Veterans. As a Service-Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business, we know what it means to serve and, therefore, appreciate the resilience, tenacity, and work ethic cultivated in the military.


·        Serve on a high-performing, diverse team of engineering professionals in an Agile development environment

·        Provide quality engineering services, adhering to quality standards such as CMMI and ISO when applicable

·        Communicate status daily with team members on project progress

·        Be a positive representative and ambassador of HigherEchelon and our values: Learn, Grow, Adapt, Lead

Desired Skills:

·        Engineering skills specific to Software Engineering, Systems Engineering, Electrical Engineering, and Mechanical Engineering

·        Commonly sought skills:

o  C, C#, C++, Matlab, DOORs, Java, Windows, Linux, Security+, A+, Network+, Ada, Android


Education and Experience

·        Bachelor’s degree in STEM discipline

·        3-5 years relevant experience

Security Requirements:

·        Must be a U.S. Citizen

·        Secret Clearance preferred.


About HigherEchelon, Inc.

HigherEchelon, Inc. (HE) is a service-disabled veteran owned small business (SDVOSB) provider of management, training, technology, engineering, and leadership support services. Our mission is to help organizations achieve the results they seek by operating at peak efficiency. Supported by a strong

background in Program Management, our expert teams have a highly successful track record of quickly responding to client critical requests and consistently exceeding expectations.



HigherEchelon, Inc. is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer and provides reasonable accommodation for qualified individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans in its job application procedures.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, genetic information, citizenship, ancestry, marital status, protected veteran status, disability status or any other status protected by federal, state, or local law. HigherEchelon, Inc. participates in E-Verify.

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