Join our Talent Network >

Senior Systems Engineer

Job ID: 2314476
Location: CALIFORNIA, MD, United States
Date Posted: Jun 10, 2024
Category: Engineering and Sciences
Subcategory: Systems Engineer
Schedule: Full-time
Shift: Day Job
Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time
Minimum Clearance Required: None
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: Secret
Potential for Remote Work: Hybrid Remote
Benefits: Click here

Share: mail

Job Description


SAIC is looking for a Systems Engineer to support the Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR) Training Systems Program Office with PMA-205. PMA-205 provides full life cycle acquisition of naval aviation platform and general training systems, training range instrumentation systems, and distributed mission training centers to provide U.S. Navy and Marine Corps pilots, naval flight officers, aircrew, and maintainers with the training equipment required to provide lethal capability  and operational readiness.

This role is hybrid-remote with work performed 2-3 days onsite in California, MD and is therefore open to local candidates in the area. 

The selected candidate will directly support PMA-205 Assistant Program Manager for Systems and Engineering (APMSE) for the Tactical Training Ranges Department. As such, this position is responsible for the engineering and technical management of range in-service systems. Responsibilities include supporting the APMSE/Deputy APMSE (DAPMSE) in the coordination of work efforts by field activities and contractors.

  • Provides guidance to engineering and other program personnel in the engineering competencies regarding the issuance of request for proposals, performance specifications, and procurements plans to ensure that all project engineering requirements are addressed. 
  • Ensures all technical and engineering requirements of the program are met including flight clearance, quality assurance, reliability, maintainability, system interoperability, safety engineering, software engineering, etc.
  • Reviews all technical changes regard to established requirements, plans, scheduling, and funding.
  • Reviews and evaluates Engineering Change Proposals (ECPs) for accuracy and feasibility and advises as to the technical aspects. 
  • Provides technical assessment and ensures proper testing of all approved ECP engineering changes.

Please take a look at all of our open positions in the area!  SAIC in Southern Maryland


Minimum Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university in Engineering, Mathematics, Physics, or a related scientific discipline in Mathematics, Statistics, Physics, Chemistry, Environmental Science, Physical Science, Computer Science, Psychology, or Operations Research.
  • 10+ years of specialized experience with the particular knowledge, skills, and abilities to perform successfully the duties of the position, and that is typically in or related to the work of the position to be filled.
  • Experience with reviewing and evaluating Engineering Change Proposals (ECPs)
  • Experience with the life cycle sustainment of in-service systems and integration into training networks.
  • Must be a US citizen with the ability to obtain an active Secret Clearance within the first 90 days of hire
  • Ability to travel – CONUS travel up to 15 days per year, 4 to 5 trips

SAIC accepts applications on an ongoing basis and there is no deadline.

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 focused on advancing the power of technology and innovation to serve and protect our world. Our robust portfolio of offerings across the defense, space, civilian and intelligence markets includes secure high-end solutions in mission IT, enterprise IT, engineering services and professional services. We integrate emerging technology, rapidly and securely, into mission critical operations that modernize and enable critical national imperatives.

We are approximately 24,000 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 For ongoing news, please visit our newsroom.

Share: mail

Similar Jobs

Senior Systems Engineer

CALIFORNIA, MD, United States
Engineering and Sciences

Senior Systems Engineer

CALIFORNIA, MD, United States
Engineering and Sciences

Systems Engineer

CALIFORNIA, MD, United States
Engineering and Sciences

Are you an SAIC Employee?

Please apply through the internal career site here >