SAIC is developing a Low Earth Orbit constellation to support warfighter situational awareness, data relay and communications. This will include developing system architectures for Ground and Space segments as well as collaborating and integrating with multiple subcontractors.
Due to the complexity of the program and the collaborative partnerships, successful execution of Systems Engineering principles throughout the life of the program will be paramount to the success of the program.
Interested personnel need good communication skills to be effective in the team’s collaborative work environment. The SAIC team currently uses online collaboration to coordinate their efforts. This position may require supporting multiple programs and/or roles simultaneously. Interested personnel should be comfortable with multi-tasking and able to provide written/verbal status updates on each project on a regular basis to their team leads.
If selected, the candidate will have the opportunity to telework but may be required, based on mission need, to provide on-sight support when applicable and appropriate.
Support both Ground and Space Systems Engineering leads for various tasks, including:
System configuration documentation
Concept of Operations development
Maintain mission budgets (e.g. mass, power, propellant)
Support Engineering Review Boards (ERBs) and Configuration Control Boards (CCBs)
Provide status reports to Systems Engineering leads
Supporting program reviews, including System Definition Review (SDR), System Requirements Review (SRR), PDR, CDR, Pre-Ship Review (PSR) and Mission Readiness Review (MRR)
- Bachelor’s degree in relevant engineering field (e.g. Aerospace, Mechanical, Systems, etc.)
- Preferred: Master’s degree in relevant field
- Bachelor’s degree +2 years or Master’s degree +0 years work experience in engineering roles
- Preferred: Experience with Model-Based Systems Engineering
- Preferred: Work experience in Space-based Systems Engineering roles
- US citizenship is required
- Able to obtain SECRET clearance level
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Target salary range: $75,001 - $100,000. The estimate displayed represents the typical salary range for this position based on experience and other factors.
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