Job ID: 216627
Location: CHANTILLY, VA, United States
Date Posted: Jul 17, 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 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.