Systems Engineer IV

Vandenberg Afb, California
Aug 24, 2023
Sep 27, 2023
Full Time

Compensation for this position includes an annual salary of $115K to $130K plus competitive benefits.

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!

Venturi, LLC, a Chenega company, has an exciting career opportunity for a Systems Engineer IV who will collaborate on the next generation of space access vehicles at one of the World's Premier Gateways to Space! Venturi employees open portals to space by providing operation and sustainment of mission-critical systems that launch and track Department of Defense, civil, commercial, and international space launch rockets. We also provide U.S. defense and space awareness through ballistic missile testing, guided weapon and aeronautical tests, and experiments to defend the United States to ensure our nation's safety.

As a member of the Sustaining Engineering team, you would join other smart, talented, and resolute engineers who pride themselves on analyzing the most difficult challenges for the launch-test range while developing and delivering solutions to meet the needs of the US Space Force and its customer.

The Systems Engineer IV will perform engineering functions to design, develop, modify, integrate, and test new subsystems on mono-pulse tracking radars on the Western Test Range at Vandenberg Space Force Base. The Systems Engineer IV will lead an engineering team with the technical aspects of projects and the supporting multi-disciplined project teams.

This position may be eligible for a hybrid telecommuting schedule after the initial training period is complete.

  • Design, develop, and execute new capabilities used by tracking radars
  • Perform complex system modeling, simulation, and analysis to provide the most appropriate technical solution
  • Plan, conduct, and assist the project manager in the execution of engineering projects
  • Coordinatetheeffortsoftechnicalsupport personnel for assigned projects
  • Analyze, develop, recommend, and implement approaches to meet customer requirements
  • Serve as an interface for project information to internal management and the customers
  • Provide leadership and work guidance to less experienced personnel
  • Provide expertise to restore operational systems
  • Other duties as assigned

  • Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering or another technical major in Science, Technology, Engineering, or Math
  • 5+ years of relevant experience
  • Valid S. driver's license required
  • Interim Secret clearance required with the ability to obtainandmaintainaDoDSecretclearance

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
  • Stronganalytical,troubleshooting,and problem-solving
  • Strong organizational and time management skills to balance, plan, prioritize, and execute projects.
  • Good human relations and people skills to interact with internal and external support personnel and to provide guidance to less experienced engineers.
  • Ability to work within a dynamic, fast-paced environment with time
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a
  • The flexibility to work occasional non-duty hours or weekends to support specific project or mission requirements.
  • Experience working with RF, including local oscillators, doublers, mixers, and
  • Working knowledge of monopulse radar tracking systems and/or shipboard radar systems a plus.
  • Experience working with high-power tube and solid-state RF
  • Experience with C-band pulsed Doppler tracking and wideband coherent imaging systems desired.
  • Familiar with legacy range radar types (AN/FPQ-6, AN/FPQ-14, AN/FPS-16, ) desired
  • Working knowledge of antennas and antenna tracking
  • Experience with digital interface design, including familiarization with interface modules, cable/wire types, and connector systems.
  • Experience with hardware systems integration and
  • Experience providing inputs for engineering project proposals within defined time
  • Proficient in the use of specialized test equipment, including but not limited to VOMs, spectrum analyzers, and
  • Proficient in technical writing for the development of technical reports, White Papers, and other technical support documentation.
  • Experience with computer systems including single-board (SBCs), servers, and
  • Familiarization with the Linux and Windows Operating
  • Ability to communicate technical issues verbally and through written media such as graphical slides and verbal presentations to management and
  • Proficient with M/S Office tool suite and CAD
  • Ability to read and create wire diagrams, schematics, and mechanical drawings

How you'll grow

At Chenega MIOS, our professional development plan focuses on helping our team members at every level of their careers 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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Estimated Salary/Wage

USD $115,000.00/Yr. Up to USD $130,000.00/Yr.

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