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Job ID: 1925023
Location: WASHINGTON, DC, United States
Date Posted: Oct 28, 2019
Category: Engineering and Sciences
Subcategory: Systems Engineer
Shift: Day Job
Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time
Minimum Clearance Required: Secret
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: None
Potential for Teleworking: No
DDG 1000 ZUMWALT is the lead ship of a class of next-generation multi- mission destroyers tailored for offensive surface strike. DDG 1000 and its two sister ships (Michael Monsoor & Lyndon B. Johnson) will provide forward presence, deterrence, and operate as an integral part of joint and combined expeditionary forces. DDG 1000 will employ active and passive sensors and a Radar suite capable of conducting area air surveillance, including over-land, throughout the extremely difficult and cluttered sea-land interface. This position will support the Naval Sea Systems Command (NAVSEA) Program Executive Office Integrated Warfare Systems (PEO IWS) 9 directorate, which is responsible for developing and integrating the ZUMWALT Combat System, including the Total Ship System and the Total Ship Computing Environment (TSCE).
Scope of Work/Tasking:
Provide PEO IWS 9.0 Headquarters support for enterprise DDG 1000 TSCE/Integrated Combat System Baseline Management, including programmatic, technical, and limited financial monitoring support for the IWS 9.0 DDG 1000 Total Ship Computing Environment (TSCE)/Combat System Integration and Test efforts. Supervise the Assistant Program Managers (Baseline Manager, TSCE SW Manager, Tech Director, I&T, Fleet Readiness, MSE Production, and Business Director) activities with a focus on the following:
Prepare high level program briefings
Ship Integration scheduling: Guide the staff in monitoring efforts between shipbuilder, Navy PARMs, and the Program Office (PEO IWS 9.0, DDG 1000 Integrated Combat System) to ensure schedules and milestones are kept. Help develop solutions to complex technical problems that require combat system or subject matter expertise.
Program Area Resource Manager (PARMs) coordination to support and monitor a DDG 1000 Combat System Baseline (BL) integration and test program and transition from development to fleet maintenance and modernization as the three ships of this class transition to the active fleet and throughout their modernization efforts.
Review all technical and program correspondence, Program Objective Memoranda (POM) technical issue paper development and PEO oversight documentation/reporting, program management related documents, ensuring alignment with requisite stakeholders and program guidance/priorities
Monitor status reports and maintain awareness with respect to activities relating to ship lifecycle program milestones and TSCE activation/modernization.
TYPICAL EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: Bachelors and fourteen (14) years or more experience; Masters and twelve (12) years or more experience; PhD or JD and nine (9) years or more experience
Excellent communication skills (oral and written) are required with various levels of the Navy and Industry. Tact and diplomacy in demeanor are essential.
Experience within a program office or a contract support services contract as a task lead or senior supervisor
Demonstrated ability to multi-task and provide responsive technical support in a dynamic and complex organization/team environment
Proficient in MS Office software suite
Experience serving on US Navy combatant ships in a combat system related rating or junior officer billet OR at least two years serving in a program office, shipyard or field activity supporting the development or maintenance of US Navy Combat Systems
Understanding of shipbuilding processes and schedules
Knowledge of DoD Programming, Planning and Budget Process (POM development)
Familiarity with PEO IWS organization, NAVSEA Field Activities and PARM relationships
Systems engineering expertise
DoD acquisition experience/knowledge and familiarity with the Federal/DoD Acquisition Requirements (FAR/DFAR)
DDG 1000 Combat Systems experience preferred.
Ship combat system computing architecture/interfaces and cyber security
Project Management background/certification
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