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Aegis Weapons System Engineer

Job ID: 2119513
Location: DAHLGREN, VA, United States
Date Posted: Jan 13, 2022
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: Secret
Potential for Remote Work: No
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Job Description


SAIC is seeking an Aegis Weapons System Engineers who plays an active role in the assessment and evaluation of all aspects of the SM3 missile software as well as the interfaces and communications between the missile and the Aegis Weapons System.  

TEAMS Next was recently awarded as the Defense Technology Solutions provider for the next 7+ years.  Supporting the development of a highly integrated and effective MDS capability to defend the United States, deployed forces, allies, and friends against missile threats in all phases of flight.  



  • Evaluate the various elements of the AWS in support Baseline (B/L) development and modernization from initial detection the intercept and post intercept analysis.

  • Performs other responsibilities and technical support to the Chief Engineer and Program Manager associated with this position as may be appropriate


Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or BS degree related technical field

  • Military education can be considered in lieu of Bachelor’s (with associate degree) and master’s degree (with bachelor’s degree).  

  • 3+ years of related experience

  • Familiarity with the construction and interfaces between all the elements comprising the AWS (Aegis Weapon System)

  • Troubleshooting skills and the ability to perform Hardware-in-the-loop testing

  • Planned Maintenance System (PMS) tasks and purposes.

  • Ability to understand and be familiar with the maintenance and operations of the AWS

  • Development of test procedures

  •  Must be able to obtain, maintain and/or currently possess a security clearance.

  • The position requires a COVID vaccination or an approved accommodation/exemption for a disability/medical condition or religious belief.

Required Clearance: 

  • US Citizenship with Secret security clearance with the ability to obtain TS/SCI

Desired Qualifications:

  • Active Top-Secret Clearance

  • Prior experience with Aegis Weapons Systems (AWS)

  • 5+ years of related experience

  • Experience with AWS maintenance techniques

  • Experience with Missile defense-related or other DoD programs/projects

What You’ll Get to Part Of:

Talented and mission oriented professional team of federal engineers, active-duty Naval Officers and Contract staff who are willing to roll up their sleeves and get missile defense capability out to the Fleet.  You will also be part of a team of some of the best and brightest Engineers and scientists our country has to offer.

COVID Policy: Prospective and/or new employees are required to adhere with SAIC's vaccination policy. All SAIC employees must be fully vaccinated and they must submit proof of vaccination on their first day of employment. Prospective or new employees may seek an exemption to the vaccination requirement at Contact Us and must have an approved exemption prior to the start of their employment. Where work is performed strictly at a customer site, customer site vaccination requirements preempt SAIC's vaccination policy.


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.

We are more than 26,500 strong; driven by mission, united by purpose, and inspired by opportunities. SAIC is an Equal Opportunity Employer, fostering a respectful work culture based on diversity, equity, and inclusion that values all contributors. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, SAIC has annual revenues of approximately $7.1 billion. For more information, visit

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