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Job ID: 2217901
Location: CHANTILLY, VA, United States
Date Posted: Jan 18, 2023
Category: Engineering and Sciences
Subcategory: Systems Engineer
Schedule: Full-time
Shift: Day Job
Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time
Minimum Clearance Required: TS/SCI
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: None
Potential for Remote Work: No Remote
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Job Description

Description

The US Air Force is procuring a critical and complex Space and Ground system to meet operational and tactical collection needs not currently met with airborne and surface deployed sensors.  This program emphasizes rapid schedule and complex interfaces.  The system design involves schedule automation, challenging collection and processing timelines, and ad-hoc tasking.  The specified system is unique compared with traditional, overhead remote sensing programs.  SAIC is the Systems Integrator for this complex program.

SAIC is seeking Systems Engineers to provide Engineering services of complex space and ground efforts as part of an exciting and innovative program. In this role you will support system engineering and integration activities that define and integrate major space systems and associated ground elements from concept into an operational enterprise. This position is located in Chantilly, VA and requires an active TS/SCI clearance.

Job Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Provide Systems Engineering expertise as part of a world-class Engineering and Integration team 
  • Provide analysis and leadership to systems design and development, from initial component architecture and design through operations 
  • Develop operational concepts, requirements, and architectural designs; Evolve system architectures, conduct and analyze requirements flow down, propose verification methodologies 
  • Participate in lifecycle readiness reviews to demonstrate the design meets all specifications and customer requirements 
  • Research state-of-the-art component technologies and system concepts/capabilities 
  • Collaborate with internal and external stakeholders including senior executive officials, military officers, development contractors, and end users. 
  • Conduct risk management processes and methods for identifying and adjudicating program risk; Conduct analysis to identify program risk areas and recommend/implement mitigation approaches. 
  • Conduct modeling and simulation analysis, as needed 
  • Conduct and maintain Configuration Management of program baseline 
  • Provide expert mission analysis to define technical requirements and interfaces, provide analysis of alternatives, guide development, evaluate expected performance against requirements and mission needs,  and support calibration activities 
  • Develop briefings and assessments to a variety of audiences, and must be able to convey information in a clear and articulate manner to Government leadership.  

Qualifications

CLEARANCE REQUIREMENTS:
  • Current TS/SCI clearance
REQUIRED EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE, AND QUALIFICATIONS:
  • TYPICAL EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: Bachelors and five (5) years or more experience; Masters and three (3) years or more experience; PhD and 0 years related experience
  • Experience in systems integration and systems engineering
  • Experience in 1 of these backgrounds: Satellite Space and/or Ground Systems
  • Experience with systems integration throughout the lifecycle
  • Experience with space-ground systems architectures and lifecycle support

DESIRED EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE, AND QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Masters of Science in engineering, science or related technical field
  • Experience in large systems acquisition
  • Experience leading combined hardware and software integration activities 
  • Experience using model based system engineering concepts 
  • Experience with systems integration throughout the lifecycle 
  • Experience with space-ground systems architectures and lifecycle support 
  • Experience implement agile software development techniques 
  • Experience in leading contractor/industry teams 

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.

Overview

SAIC® is a premier Fortune 500® technology integrator driving our nation's technology transformation. Our robust portfolio of offerings across the defense, space, civilian, and intelligence markets includes secure high-end solutions in engineering, digital, artificial intelligence, and mission solutions. Using our expertise and understanding of existing and emerging technologies, we integrate the best components from our own portfolio and our partner ecosystem to deliver innovative, effective, and efficient solutions that are critical to achieving our customers' missions.

We are approximately 26,000 strong; driven by mission, united by purpose, and inspired by opportunities. SAIC is an Equal Opportunity Employer, fostering a culture of diversity, equity, and inclusion, which is core to our values and important to attract and retain exceptional talent. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, SAIC has annual revenues of approximately $7.4 billion. For more information, visit saic.com. For ongoing news, please visit our newsroom.

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