The U.S. Army Aviation and Missile Research, Development and Engineering Center, or AMRDEC, is located at Redstone Arsenal, Alabama. AMRDEC conducts research and exploratory and advanced development and also provides one-stop lifecycle engineering support for aviation and missile weapons systems and unmanned aerial and ground vehicle platforms.

AMRDEC is one of six research, development and engineering centers in the U.S. Army Research, Development and Engineering Command, which has the mission to ensure decisive overmatch for unified land operations to empower the Army, the joint warfighter and the nation.

Numerous Department of Defense and other federal agencies, as well as academia, corporate and industrial researchers and developers, seek the AMRDEC's science and technology expertise that is characterized by its vast resources of talented and technically proficient personnel and unique test bed

The center has one of the few Capability Maturity Model Level 4 software engineering facilities in the U.S. Army, certified by the renowned Software Engineering Institute, where AMRDEC develops programs to miniaturize missile and aircraft components, provides modeling and simulation applications for these technologies and systems, and creates associated training applications.

AMRDEC also has the Prototype Integration Facility where complex airborne and ground-based systems are designed, fabricated, installed and tested.

Challenging Careers

* Aerospace Engineers
* Aviation and Avionics Systems Program Integrators
* Computer Engineers
* Electronics Engineers
* Mechanical Engineers

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