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Space Protection Mission Engineer

Job ID: 2406765
Location: CHANTILLY, VA, United States
Date Posted: May 16, 2024
Category: Engineering and Sciences
Subcategory: Systems Engineer
Schedule: Full-time
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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Job Description

Description

SAIC is seeking a Space Protection Mission Engineer to join the National Security and Space (NSS) Sector providing systems engineering and technical advisory services to a rapidly expanding Government Intelligence Community (IC) customer. The customer is developing the next generation of space and ground systems, architectures, and hardware and software solutions.

The Space Protection Mission Engineer will serve as the subject matter expert (SME) and System Program Office (SPO) representative coordinating with the development contractor and stakeholders (including end user operators) for deployment of new protection capabilities into space operations. The Space Protection Mission Engineer collaborates within a team of mission-related SMEs to coordinate the system development, requirements verification testing (and sell-off), identification of discrepancies, and mission validation testing.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Serves as a SPO technical expert providing oversight for software development, implementation, and deployment of ground processing systems providing space protection capabilities
  • Coordinates with other Space Enterprise SPOs and stakeholders to develop a common  space protection concept of operations that includes the capabilities and interfaces required by space operators to safeguard IC space assets and advance the nation’s space resiliency posture
  • Serves within a team of SMEs to develop technical plans and documentation, advise the customer on technical progress of the acquisition, and support the integration of ground processing systems with space systems
  • Supports Contracting Officer Technical Representative(s) and developers to refine requirements, designs, and testing capabilities to meet user needs
  • Produce and present briefings to engineering boards within the context of engineering and acquisition trade spaces

Qualifications

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s and nine (9) or more years experience; master’s and seven (7) or more years experience; PhD and four (4) or more years experience
  • Active Top Secret/SCI clearance with Poly
  • 5+ years experience with a space or ground software system and concept of operations development
  • Prior experience developing, testing, or fielding systems
  • Exceptional communication and coordination skills

Desired Qualifications:

  • Experience in space domain awareness systems, activities, or operations
  • Experience within the IC
  • Experience with optical or radar Space Object Surveillance and Identification (SOSI)
  • Familiarity with Agile development methodologies to include participation in scrums, development of solution epics/features, and continuous integration/continuous deployment
  • Familiarity with Confluence and JIRA
  • Space Protection experience a PLUS!

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.

Overview

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 saic.com. For ongoing news, please visit our newsroom.

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