Job ID: 2301696
Location: CHANTILLY, VA, United States
Date Posted: Mar 29, 2023
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: None
Potential for Remote Work: No Remote
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Are you a talented and hard-working professional who aspires to shape space protection and defense doctrine and guide delivery of cutting edge technical solutions?
SAIC is seeking a Systems and Software Acquisition Engineer with a strong desire to enhance space resiliency. This position provides Systems Engineering and Technical Advisory (SETA) support to the National Reconnaissance Office (NRO) in Chantilly, VA, offering unparalleled insight into an emerging mission area and opportunities to secure our nation’s space enterprise.
SAIC is seeking a Systems and Software Acquisition Engineer to provide SETA support to a customer charged with delivering solutions across a rapidly expanding complex space and ground system initiatives. The Systems and Software Acquisition Engineer will work closely with Government and SETA staff to plan, deliver, maintain, and enhance critical mission capabilities for the NRO enterprise. SETA staff collaborate with IC organizations and technical providers to maintain awareness of current and emerging threats, and to drive solutions to mitigate these threats.
The Systems and Software Acquisition Engineer provides support to the System Program Office (SPO) in execution of mission critical systems for an exciting new Mission Area for Space Domain Awareness (SDA). Tasking and priorities include oversight, management, review, analysis and reporting to ensure efficiency and effectiveness of solutions, products, systems, and programs.
The Systems and Software Acquisition Engineer is part of a team of high-performing Subject Matter Experts (SMEs) whose support will focus on executing a new multi-phase competitive acquisition strategy, to create a common mission framework that will use hosted applications in a cloud environment and produce new capabilities in support of Space Surveillance functions.
The Systems and Software Acquisition Engineer is responsible for the following:
Required Education and 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.
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.