Job ID: 2211538
Location: COLORADO SPRINGS, CO, United States
Date Posted: Nov 9, 2022
Category: Engineering and Sciences
Subcategory: Systems Engineer
Shift: Day Job
Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time
Minimum Clearance Required: TS/SCI with Poly
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: TS/SCI with Poly
Potential for Remote Work: No Remote
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The qualified applicant will support the Space Warfighting Analysis Center’s (SWAC) Force Design Integration Office (FDIO) in Colorado Springs, CO, in support of the SWAC’s priorities to create the Chief of Space Operations Force Design. The Force Design will identify the integrated suite of capabilities to fulfill USSF imperatives to preserve the United States’ freedom of action in space; enable joint force lethality and effectiveness; and provide independent options in, from, and to space. As the Force Design will support USSF decisions for resourcing, policy development, and operational planning, the qualified candidate must have a technical depth and breadth of all space capabilities, and incorporate science & technology advancements, innovative ideas, industry best practices, and capability development trends and emerging opportunities into the integrated force design.
The applicant will coordinate Force Design recommendations and translate them into system level performance parameters and assist with documenting and advocating for recommended requirements through validation processes for the Service, Joint fora, and acquisition organizations.
This position is for a data transportation SME, which requires knowledge in the areas of command and control (C2), radiofrequency (RF) properties, data transportation, data processing, data storage, data dissemination and data routing. The applicant will integrate the SWAC’s Centers of Excellence designs with the data transport layer to create overarching Force Design products at multiple classification levels.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
BS with (9) years of experience or MS with 7 years of experience
Combined 10+ years’ technical experience in data transportation, C2, RF properties, etc.
5+ years of Commercial Space Advanced Development (highly desired)
Systems engineering or systems-of-systems engineering space design and/or architecture experience
Experience with DoD, IC and Commercial Satellite systems in SCI/SAP environment
Experience with DoD, IC, or commercial requirements generation processes (desired)
5+ years of acquisition experience (desired)
Tops Secret required with SCI and Special Access eligibility required
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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