GEOINT (Radar) Processing Systems Engineer - TS/SCI CI Poly

KBR, Inc.
Chantilly, VA
Sep 26, 2022
Oct 03, 2022
Full Time
Title:GEOINT (RADAR) Processing Systems Engineer - TS/SCI CI PolyKBR is looking for a GEOINT (RADAR) Processing Systems Engineer to support one of our customers in Chantilly, VA. The candidate will perform engineering and acquisition activities as a technical member of a dynamic systems engineering team supporting the Customer Ground Enterprise Directorate. The candidate will provide Systems Engineering Technical Assistance (SETA) support for the acquisition, development, deployment and sustainment of ground-based systems supporting the US Intelligence Community (IC). The Candidate will work as part of an integrated team including US Government employees, US Military, Federally Funded Research & Development Contract (FFRDC) and other SETA contractors. The candidate will have daily interaction with the customer and support contractors and will learn and execute customer standards and processes. This position demands a candidate that has experience working across Geo-Spatial Intelligence (GEOINT), and specifically, Radio Detection And Ranging (RADAR) programs and systems. This is a challenging and rewarding work environment in which you will be immersed in the relentless pursuit of improved system performance and mission success fielding the world's premier ground intelligence systems. Responsibilities include:Support technical and programmatic interchanges, identify and resolve issues; provide engineering advice and insight to the customer team in order to effectively develop, integrate, test and deploy intelligence mission processing systems with a specific focus on RADAROversee development contractor teams by assessing cost, schedule and system performance through the program life-cycle with special emphasis on rapid insertion of capabilities into the operations domainProvide major system acquisition expertise in support of future acquisition architectures, trade studies and the development of an acquisition strategy and all supporting documentation to provide new capabilities to the warfighterApply Scaled Agile Frameworks for Enterprise (SAFE) software development, integration, test and deployment concepts and processes in collaboration with the development contractor teams and associate US Government entities and mission stakeholdersRequired Qualifications:B.S. in Sciences, Technology, Engineering, or Business Management with appropriate technical experienceDemonstrated proficiency in managing technical, cost and performance aspects of large-scale programsProficiency with Synthetic Aperture RADAR (SAR) CONOPS, applications, processing and dissemination activitiesUnderstanding of the applicability of SAR phenomenology toward solving national intelligence challengesKnowledge of IC and DoD acquisition roles, processes and program managementWorking knowledge with MS Office application suiteExperience in Agile (preferably SAFE) software developmentExperience with classic Waterfall Systems EngineeringStrong written and oral communication skillsMinimum of two years of experience supporting system architecture, design or development in an AWS-type cloud computing and storage environmentDesired Qualifications:Advanced STEM DegreeExperience with IC and/or Department of Defense (DoD) space and ground architecturesExperience in engineering and acquisition of complex space and ground NTM systemsKnowledge of cloud-computing, cloud-hosting technologies and business-case performance analysis including DevOPS, DevSecOps, etc.Familiarity with emerging IT and Cloud deployment and sustainment trendsWorking knowledge of Agile metrics, team management, backlog grooming and prioritization, performance tradeoffsAmazon Web Services (AWS) CertificationSecurity Clearance Requirements: ACTIVE TS/SCI with CI PolyIn compliance with the US federal government's vaccine mandate, only candidates who will be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 by December 8, 2021 or who have a reasonable accommodation or approved medical exception will be considered for this position.KBR is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, national origin, veteran status, genetic information, union status and/or beliefs, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law.

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