Payload System Engineer

Huntsville, Alabama
Sep 08, 2022
Oct 13, 2022
Full Time

Payload System Engineer

Huntsville, Alabama

Are you ready to enhance your skills and build your career in a rapidly evolving business climate? Are you looking for a career where professional development is embedded in your employer's core culture? If so, Chenega Military, Intelligence & Operations Support (MIOS) could be the place for you! Join our team of professionals who support large scale government operations by leveraging cutting-edge technology and take your career to the next level!

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We believe taking care of our employees will deliver the best support to our customers and our community. Our success is attributable to our employees. We recruit and retain civic-minded people who fit our family-oriented small business culture.

Valued people deliver the highest level of professionalism and support to our customers. We provide our employees with a positive work environment and social activities that reinforce teamwork.

Awarded in August 2021 to the Parsons Team, the TEAMS next Missile Defense Systems Engineering contract has a three-year base period plus four one-year options that should take the period of performance through the end of 2028 into 2029. The primary purpose of this contract is to provide outstanding systems engineering services vital for MDA mission success at multiple locations around the world. As a member of the Parsons Team, Venturi, LLC, a Chenega company, seeks well-qualified candidates who are passionate about protecting national security and keeping our warfighters safe. If that description sounds like you, this position may be just the right ticket to board the train for your continued career adventure.

Venturi, LLC, a, Chenega company, has an exciting career opportunity for a Payload System Engineer who will play an important role supporting Missile Defense Agency on the TEAMS Next Missile Defense Systems Engineering contract. This individual will develop requirements and derive subordinate requirements, assist in requirements verification, and review Objective Evidence for requirements verification.


Work you'll do

As an Payload System Engineer within our TEAMS Next Missile Defense Systems Engineering team, you will:
  • Support Systems Engineering Milestone Reviews, boards and working level meetings by assisting in developing agendas and content, developing presentation charts, comprehending action items, assisting in resolving issues as required, tracking actions to completion, providing meeting summaries, and capturing lessons learned and any other duties as needed by the government customer
  • Review and provide comments on assigned Prime Contractor/Government Objective Evidence (OE) for major reviews, comprehend current and future architecture and incremental builds of the GMD System, understand system requirements and interfaces
  • Apply critical thinking analytical/engineering skills and problem-solving methodology to assigned tasks, to identify the problem, determine courses of action, develop paths ahead for task completion, and formulate recommendations to the customer, status, and follow-up on task completion
  • Assist in developing executive level briefings, papers, and other correspondence
  • Support the Government Integrated Systems Engineering Team by representing the interests of the customer in working group forums, Technical Interchange Meetings (TIMs), and any other forums required by the customer
  • Perform studies on process improvements and provide findings and recommendations to the government customer. As part of the findings, communicate and defend plan methodologies, tools, analysis, and results to the Integrated Systems Engineering Team
  • Identify, define, and characterize programmatic and technical risks. Provide the evidence-based rationale for this and recommend mitigation for informed management decisions


  • BS degree in a STEM and 7+ years of related professional experience
  • Ability to provide systems engineering support to missile systems and components throughout the systems engineering life cycle
  • Familiarity and experience with requirements elicitation, interpretation, and development as well as their allocation to systems architectural components
  • Capable of performing as a member of a team and assisting with solving complex problems
  • Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, Access, and PowerPoint
  • Self-starter with enthusiasm and capacity to learn in a fast-paced environment
  • Secret clearance required
  • Travel as required to support oversight, meetings, reviews, etc.

  • Experience in MDA desired
  • Top secret clearance desired

What You'll Be Part Of:

You will be part of a 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. You'll be surrounded by teammates who are part of dominating the All-Domain Battlespace. The engineers on our team are not limited to the status quo. Our team is always looking for better ways to do things - BIG things, little things, anything, and everything. We always ask the question, "How can we improve this?"

How you'll grow

At Chenega MIOS, our professional development plan focuses on helping our team members at every level of their career to identify and use their strengths to do their best work every day. From entry-level employees to senior leaders, we believe there's always room to learn.

We offer opportunities to help sharpen skills in addition to hands-on experience in the global, fast-changing business world. From on-the-job learning experiences to formal development programs, our professionals have a variety of opportunities to continue to grow throughout their careers.


At Chenega MIOS, we know that great people make a great organization. We value our team members and offer them a broad range of benefits. Learn more about what working at Chenega MIOS can mean for you.

Chenega MIOS's culture

Our positive and supportive culture encourages our team members to do their best work every day. We celebrate individuals by recognizing their uniqueness and offering them the flexibility to make daily choices that can help them be healthy, centered, confident, and aware. We offer well-being programs and continuously look for new ways to maintain a culture where we excel and lead healthy, happy lives.

Corporate citizenship

Chenega MIOS is led by a purpose to make an impact that matters. This purpose defines who we are and extends to relationships with our clients, our team members, and our communities. We believe that business has the power to inspire and transform. We focus on education, giving, skill-based volunteerism, and leadership to help drive positive social impact in our communities.

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