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R&D Senior Systems Engineer

Job ID: 2113419
Location: CHANTILLY, VA, United States
Date Posted: Sep 9, 2021
Category: Engineering and Sciences
Subcategory: Systems Engineer
Schedule: Full-time
Shift: Day Job
Travel: No
Minimum Clearance Required: TS/SCI with Poly
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: None
Potential for Remote Work: No
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Job Description

Description

SAIC’s National Security and Space Sector (NSS) is seeking a Senior Systems Engineer to provide Systems Engineering and Technical Advisory (SETA) services to a customer within the Intelligence Community (IC) in Chantilly, VA. This customer is responsible for designing, building, and operating national security–related systems based in space, in the air, and on the ground.

NSS has an opening for a senior-level engineer to provide SETA services to an IC customer responsible for conducting basic and applied Research and Development (R&D), maturing and transitioning promising technologies to evolve and revolutionize GEOINT, SIGINT, resiliency, and communications overhead applications.

Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Provide front office programmatic and technical advice and support to government director and deputy director
  • Directly support government office director with managing an expansive R&D portfolio comprised of over 200 projects
  • Provide programmatic and technical support and recommendations to IC customers in preparation for senior-level acquisition and engineering review boards
  • Develop IC customer guidance for annual reviews focused on prior year technical performance, upcoming year projected financial execution, and FYDP budget request
  • Develop briefings and other documents to communicate / advocate R&D initiatives to senior IC customers, ODNI, and Executive and Legislative Branch personnel
  • Facilitate programmatic and technical collaboration across R&D offices and groups

Qualifications

  • Active TS/SCI with Polygraph
  • Bachelor’s degree in STEM and 15 years of related experience
  • 10 years of experience supporting the IC
  • 5 years of experience with IC acquisition, budget, and contracting processes
  • DoD or IC R&D project management experience
  • Demonstrated ability to work in a fast-paced, dynamic and energetic environment
  • Excellent working knowledge of MS Office applications
  • Effective interpersonal skills and strong briefing and writing skills
  • Aptitude for on-site SETA work

Desired Qualifications:

  • Master’s degree in STEM and 20 years of related experience
  • 15 years of experience supporting the IC
  • 10 years of experience with IC acquisition, budget and contracting processes
  • 5 years of IC R&D project management experience
  • 5 years of government program management experience in the IC
  • Experience and ability to coordinate with DoD and IC R&D organizations

 


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Overview

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.

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