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Missile Defense Agency (MDA) Engineering (DE) Quick Response Team (QRT) Engineer

Job ID: 2110234
Location: FORT BELVOIR, VA, United States
Date Posted: Jul 8, 2021
Category: Engineering and Sciences
Subcategory: Systems Engineer
Schedule: Full-time
Shift: Day Job
Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time
Minimum Clearance Required: Secret
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: None
Potential for Remote Work: Yes
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Job Description


SAIC is Seeking a MDA DE QRT Engineer who will apply engineering knowledge and processes to understand the Ballistic Missile Defense System (BMDS) and interpret missile defense engineering modeling results in terms of documented BMDS effectiveness metrics.  Should have working knowledge of the systems engineering process and possess the ability to work in a deadline driven environment.  Uses Microsoft Office skills (specifically PowerPoint, Excel, and Word), and is willing to learn other programs as needed.  Should have a basic understanding of Department of Defense (DoD) classification guidelines.  You will be able to work independently or supporting / leading teams to solve missile defense related problems, and capable of receiving or providing daily supervision and direction, as dictated by the tasking / situation, in a dynamic environment.

Specific Duties include:

  • Applying system engineering knowledge and processes to analyze Ballistic Missile Defense System problems
  • Developing an understanding of both high and medium fidelity missile defense engineering models to be able to provide analysis guidance to contractor-site engineers/analysts, and interpret modeling outputs using established BMDS effectiveness metrics
  • Implementing the MDA Engineering format for all briefings and papers in order to provide a continuous structured process for staffing, coordination, review, and approval of DE QRT briefings and related products
  • Providing research for writing, editing, and proofreading of technical data for MDA Engineering managers/contractors in order to improve technical documents and briefings using both Microsoft PowerPoint and Word




  • BS degree or higher in Engineering or an engineering-related discipline
  • Department of Defense SECRET clearance
  • Experience with productivity applications including PowerPoint, Excel, Word, Outlook
  • Demonstrated oral and written communication skills


  • Knowledge of the Ballistic Missile Defense System
  • 1+ years of experience using missile defense related modeling tools to include Satellite Tool Kit
  • Experience working systems engineering related activities
  • Experience working in a high-paced, dynamic DoD program office environment

Target salary range: $50,001 - $75,000. The estimate displayed represents the typical salary range for this position based on experience and other factors.


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 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.

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