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Job ID: 1925749
Location: VANDENBERG AFB, CA, United States
Date Posted: Jan 29, 2020
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 Teleworking: No

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Job Description


SAIC is seeking an IT System Engineer/Project Manager to perform Systems Engineering and Technical Assistance (SETA) functions for our Government Customers.  The successful candidate will perform an array of systems engineering, project management, and technical planning activities  to support enabling communications to the launch community. 

   The position is located in Vandenberg with the work to be performed at the Customers' facilities.



Responsibilities include:


  - Providing end to end Systems Engineering support and the "last mile" COMM engineering support and/or oversight


  - Providing planning support for logistics activities

   - Provide technical guidance to data center design and management


  - Developing technical documentation to support Customer projects in the areas of computing, hosting, and network connectivity


  - Recommend metrics to perform the organization’s programmatic performance; gather and assess metrics against baselines, and assess trends


 - Provide project management expertise, including schedule management, for the Customer’s projects


  - Perform requirements analysis and provide inputs regarding impacts of planned requirements changes


 - Track metrics/discrepancy reports of launch/COMMS systems


  - Perform risk identification and assessment; develop and track risk mitigation plans


  - Provide advisory support in technical/engineering areas to ensure success of the Customer Organization


  - Provide end-to-end systems engineering support and troubleshooting to assist the Customer with connectivity issues related to network connectivity


  - Provide technical evaluation of vendor documentation, and technical evaluation of other documentation as required by the Customer


  - Serve as lead for SETA activities for the Customer




Clearance required to start: TS/SCI with Polygraph

Clearance required to remain on the program: TS/SCI with Polygraph

TYPICAL EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: Bachelors and nine (9) years or more experience; Masters and seven (7) years or more experience; PhD and 0 years related experience


   -  Bachelor's degree in computer science, engineering, networking, or related technical fields

   - 5 or more years’ experience supporting DoD or Intelligence Community Customers in similar activities within Information Technology (IT) field

   - Demonstrated ability to work in a dynamic environment as a Team Lead, or other relevant leadership experience

   - Demonstrated ability to perform project management, schedule management, and risk management

   - Demonstrated ability to identify performance improvement opportunities, and to recommend appropriate changes to improve organizational performance

Desired Qualifications


  - Possess a Project Management Professional (PMP) certification

  - Familiarity with IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)

  - Strong verbal and written communications skills (may be required to provide a sample of documentation)

  - Familiarity with the Systems Engineering lifecycle, including risk management and risk mitigation as applied to Information Technology (IT) and networking

  - Knowledgeable of MS Office software products including Visio


SAIC is a premier technology integrator solving our nation's most complex modernization and readiness challenges. Our robust portfolio of offerings across the defense, space, civilian, and intelligence markets includes high-end solutions in engineering, IT, and mission solutions. Using our expertise in existing and emerging technologies, we integrate the best components from our own portfolio and our partner ecosystem to deliver innovative, effective, and efficient solutions. We are 23,000 strong; driven by mission, united by purpose, and inspired by opportunities. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, SAIC has pro forma annual revenues of nearly $6.5 billion. For more information, visit For ongoing news, please visit our newsroom. For SAIC benefits information, see Working at SAIC. EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability

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