Job ID: 2211226
Location: CHANTILLY, VA, United States
Date Posted: Sep 20, 2022
Category: Engineering and Sciences
Subcategory: Systems Engineer
Shift: Day Job
Travel: Yes, 25 % of the Time
Minimum Clearance Required: TS/SCI with Poly
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: None
Potential for Remote Work: No Remote
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Ground System Engineer to work in a Program Office (PO). The candidate should be familiar with space systems ground segment acquisitions and related Operations & Maintenance (O&M) of those systems. The candidate will provide direct support for major program acquisitions. This program procures satellite vehicles with associated ground segments. The ground segment consists of ground terminals, command and control (C2) software and hardware, and includes Automated Data Processing Equipment (ADPE) and networks. The position will be located in Chantilly, VA and requires an active TS/SCI with Polygraph.
This individual will provide primary support to the development branch. Activities leverage understanding of full life-cycle system support, from procurement to O&M, including requirements analysis, requirements tracking, system design and development through system test, delivery, installation, and sell-off. There is a focus on ground terminal hardware development, testing, analysis, and requirements verification. Tasks include assessing the integration of hardware and software solutions at delivery sites.
KNOWLEDGE/SKILLS AND ABILITY: Candidate will coordinate with customer and multiple external organizations. Desired experience in: (1) Risk Management; (2) Project schedule management; and (3) Technical evaluations of proposals
TYPICAL EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: Bachelors and fourteen (14) years or more experience; Masters and twelve (12) years or more experience; PhD or JD and nine (9) years or more experience.
Covid Policy: SAIC does not require COVID-19 vaccinations or boosters. Customer site vaccination requirements must be followed when work is performed at a customer site.
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