Job ID: 216627
Location: CHANTILLY, VA, United States
Date Posted: Oct 6, 2021
Category: Engineering and Sciences
Subcategory: Systems Engineer
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
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SAIC is looking for a Payload Engineer to support a dynamic program in Chantilly, Virginia. This position requires an active TS/SCI with Poly.
Payload Engineering requires a payload system engineer with broad technical expertise in spacecraft payload design and requirements development. The selected candidate will be an integral participant in payload architecture definition and trades, requirements development & verification and test. Key areas of focus include thread-related payload architecture and design evaluations, payload subsystem requirements analysis, evaluation of requirements allocations documents (RADs), requirements verification plans (RVPs), requirement verification reports (RVRs), sell-off recommendations and proposal technical evaluations. Candidate should be experienced in the design & integration of satellite payloads and knowledgeable of space system development and space vehicle development. The following tasks are representative of those that will be accomplished at the request of the customer:
TYPICAL EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: Bachelors in engineering discipline required and 9+ years of experience. Education and experience with spacecraft systems engineering, payload desgin, manufacture, and test. Basic understanding of DoD/IC satellite systems and architectures. Excellent interpersonal, leadership, team building, and problem solving skills with a demonstrated ability to be effective a USG/contractor team environment. Experience in DoD/IC acquisition and program management processes. Excellent oral and written communications skills. Demonstrated sustained superior performance. Available to travel domestically.
SAIC® is a premier Fortune 500® technology integrator driving our nation's technology transformation. Our robust portfolio of offerings across the defense, space, civilian, and intelligence markets includes secure high-end solutions in engineering, digital, artificial intelligence, and mission solutions. Using our expertise and understanding of existing and emerging technologies, we integrate the best components from our own portfolio and our partner ecosystem to deliver innovative, effective, and efficient solutions that are critical to achieving our customers' missions.
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