Job ID: 198708
Location: AURORA, CO, United States
Date Posted: Oct 10, 2019
Category: Engineering and Sciences
Subcategory: Specialty Engr
Shift: Day Job
Travel: Yes, 25 % of the Time
Minimum Clearance Required: TS/SCI
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: TS/SCI with Poly
Potential for Teleworking: No
SAIC is currently looking for an experienced systems engineer to join our team in Aurora, Colorado (Buckley AFB). The desired candidate will possess current knowledge/experience with Air Force Acquisition processes, familiarity with the Space Based Infrared System (SBIRS), and have recent experience with SBIRS data exploitation, demonstration, innovation, and advancement of SBIRS capability delivery to the Overhead Persistent Infrared (OPIR) Battlespace Awareness Center (OBAC) operations. The engineer will be the primary System Engineer and Technical Advisor (SETA) support to OBAC Program Manager (PM) in support of the Air Force Space and Missile Systems Center (SMC) Technical Services (STS) contract to the SMC Remote Sensing (RS) Systems Directorate.
The OBAC systems engineer will interface with development contractors and agencies in technical discussion, test/validation, program documentation, and transition to operations, and provide recommendations to the Government for all program activities. The selected candidate will support OBAC PM, OBAC operations, capabilities development, capability integration, and sustainment activities of the SMC/RSX Program Office within the SMC Remote Sensing Systems Directorate from an offsite location of Buckley AFB, CO.
Bachelors (STEM) and seven (7) years or more of related experience -OR- Masters and five (5) years or more of related experience -OR- PhD and three (3) years or more of related experience; or equivalent experience in lieu of a degree.
SAIC is a premier technology integrator, solving our nation's most complex modernization and systems engineering challenges across the defense, space, federal civilian, and intelligence markets. Our robust portfolio of offerings includes high-end solutions in systems engineering and integration; enterprise IT, including cloud services; cyber; software; advanced analytics and simulation; and training. We are a team of 23,000 strong driven by mission, united purpose, and inspired by opportunity. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, SAIC has annual revenues of approximately $6.5 billion. For more information, visit saic.com. For information on the benefits SAIC offers, see Working at SAIC. EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability