Job ID: 2017714
Location: HUNTSVILLE, AL, United States
Date Posted: Nov 10, 2020
Category: Engineering and Sciences
Subcategory: Systems Engineer
Shift: Day Job
Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time
Minimum Clearance Required: Interim Secret
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: Secret
Potential for Remote Work: No
SAIC is searching for an advanced Engineer to support the Missile Defense Agency (MDA) in the Ground-Based Midcourse Defense (GMD) Next Generation Interceptor (NGI) Program Offices. The System Engineer in this role will support the GMD NGI Program Offices throughout the development life cycle by identifying, analyzing, developing, reporting, and retiring risks (Technical, Test and Programmatic) which potentially affect the development and verification of the GMD Next Generation Interceptor.
This individual will coordinate execution of the risk management enterprise for the GMD Element, as well as assist and advise the NGI Chief Engineer and the GM Program Risk Manager with Flight Test and Major Reviews, Document Reviews, Objective Evidence Verification, Entrance and Exit Criteria tailoring for major milestone reviews, status Risks and Watch Items (WIs), field Risk Management Process questions, and participate in contractor Risk Management Working Groups and Boards.
Coordinate with a team of GMD Element, Component, and Operations & Sustainment Risk Managers
Work with MDA/GM Chief Engineers, Chief Product Engineers, and other Risk owners to develop, maintain, update, and retire risks and watch items
Develop and delivering Risks and Watch Items (WIs) to the GM Engineering Review Board (ERB), the Mission Readiness Working Group (MRWG), and other MDA decision authorities for review and concurrence
Update Risk Packages based on GMD ERB actions, mitigation completion, changes to understanding and knowledge associated with Risk and WI content, and input from other sources
Maintain configuration control of Risk and WI chart packages
Review risk content for key Element and Component level Flight Test, Program Milestone, and Technical Reviews
Generate/coordinate briefing packages intended for customer leadership
Assist in defining and developing the Risk Management processes and procedures for the GM Element
Coordinate with prime contractor Risk Management Team
Support development and implementation of Risk Management Tools
Support the Government Integrated Product Team by representing the interests of the Customer in working group forums, and Technical Interchange Meetings (TIMs)
Identify, define and characterize development-related programmatic and technical risks, provide the evidence-based rationale for this and recommend mitigation for informed management decisions.
Solid technical writing and presentation development capability
SAIC is a premier technology integrator solving our nation's modernization and readiness challenges. Our offerings across defense, space, civilian, and intelligence markets include high-end solutions in engineering, IT, and mission outcomes. We integrate the best components from our portfolio with our partner's ecosystem to deliver innovative and effective solutions. We are 25,500 strong; driven by mission, united by purpose, and inspired by opportunities. Headquartered in Reston, VA, SAIC has annual revenues of nearly $7.1 billion. For information, visit saic.com or Working at SAIC for benefits details. SAIC is an Equal Opportunity Employer empowering people no matter their race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or veteran status. We strive to create a diverse, inclusive and respectful work culture that values all.