Threat Systems Engineer

Huntsville, Alabama
May 25, 2023
Jun 29, 2023
Full Time

Threat Systems 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 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 Threat Systems Engineer who will play an important role supporting Missile Defense Agency on the TEAMS Next Missile Defense Systems Engineering contract. This individual will perform analysis of complex threat systems to support Missile Defense System capability development and assessment.


Work you'll do

As a Threat Systems Engineer within our TEAMS Next Missile Defense Systems Engineering team, you will:
  • Analyze intelligence-based threat system performance to translate threat capabilities into written requirements for target vehicles
  • Work within the Target Requirements Team and stakeholders to develop clear, concise, and unambiguous target requirements
  • Prepare technical presentations of analysis performed and results obtained for the Engineering team and the DEI-E Director
  • Lead and support technical meetings (e.g., provide input and meeting synopsis)
  • Analyze referent data to aid in requirements definition and compliance assessment
  • Develop tools to aid in data analysis and presentation
  • Develop briefings suitable for explaining requirements derivation decisions and calculations to external teams and internal leadership
  • Brief internal leadership on requirements development, mission and trajectory analysis, and RCS and IR signatures
  • Develop and maintain software to perform duties


Required Skills:
  • Bachelor's degree in a STEM field
  • 7+ years' experience in for missile defense engineering or similar related programs
  • Technical analysis of complex system performance
  • Strong communications skills
  • Experience in RF or IR signature analysis and assessment
  • RF signature generation and assessment to include processing XPATCH output files
  • IR signature generation and assessment to include executing and processing Optical Signatures Code (OSC)
  • Experience in trajectory analysis to include working in different coordinate frames, endo- and exo-atmospheric behavior, and identifying key trajectory parameters
  • This position requires travel
  • Active Secret clearance

Desired Skills:
  • Degree in Math, Physics or similar core engineering field
  • Familiarity with the Missile Defense Agency and the Missile Defense System
  • Understanding of the MDA Engineering practices and processes
  • Familiarity with Missile Defense System system-level documentation, such as the System Description Document and System Specification
  • Experience using MATLAB to develop analysis and plotting tools (other scripting languages such as Python are also desirable)
  • Ability to generate and deliver briefings to external teams and management effectively
  • Ability to work within a collaborative environment composed of government, prime/sub-contractor, and supporting contractor personnel

What You'll Be Part Of:

You will be part a talented and mission-oriented professional team of federal Engineers, active-duty Naval Officers, and Contract staff 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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