C2 and Space Systems Engineer-Mid-Level

Employer
Riverside Research Institute
Location
Dahlgren, VA
Posted
Mar 20, 2017
Closes
Mar 21, 2017
Industry
Engineering
Hours
Full Time
Already have a profile? Login to the Career Portal and click on 'Job Browsing/History' and find the job you're looking for. 2016-012-RAD: C2 and Space Systems Engineer-Mid-Level Directorate Radar Lab Riverside Research is looking for a candidate to provide Mid-Level Systems Engineering support to a Command and Control (C2) system operations interfacing with a number of national radar and optical systems supporting the Space Surveillance operations. The work is to be performed in the Dahlgren VA area. Job Responsibilities: a€ cents Technical analysis of a wide variety of engineering, sustainment and logistics problems involving C2 systems and their related IT and communications systems interfaces.a€ cents The candidate must understand the Operation, Maintenance and Sustainment of AF current and legacy systems and is expected to quickly become knowledgeable in the functionality and programmatic history the system.a€ cents The candidate must have knowledge of Command and Control concepts with specific interest in C2 for systems providing space observational dataa€ cents The candidate must have familiarity with DoD systems acquisition and their supporting systems security engineering requirementsa€ cents The candidate must have familiarity with IT systems engineering and related software requirements and interface analysisa€ cents Prior experience in supporting a Systems Program Office (SPO) with solid understanding of USAF Acquisition, Logistics, Sustainment, T&E and maintenance processes is also desired.a€ cents Knowledge of systems security engineering requirements and application to C2 is highly desireda€ cents Knowledge of DoD Architecture concepts and artifacts is desireda€ cents Other duties as assigned Qualifications: In order to qualify for this position, your resume must provide sufficient experience and/or education, knowledge, skills, and abilities, to perform the duties of the specific position for which you are being considered. a€ cents Must have an active US Government Secret security clearance and be TS/SCI eligiblea€ cents BS in a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics) field. An MS degree in electrical engineering, computer engineering, physics, or computer science is a plusa€ cents Minimum of 10 years of DoD experiencea€ cents Computer Systems Engineering to include web-based systemsa€ cents Life Cycle Management experience with a focus on operational software systems support requirementsa€ cents Familiarization with Space Surveillance mission requirementsa€ cents Technical Orders Development experiencea€ cents Acquisition Documentation Development (SEP, SRD, ORD, ICD, ISP, PPP etc.) experiencea€ cents Experience in developing and presenting simple to complex technical and programmatic briefings, presentations and papers.DESIRED SKILLSa€ cents Experience executing major systems modifications from requirements through test for a government program officea€ cents Knowledge of systems security engineering as applied to C2 systems and related legacy systems communications interfacesa€ cents Understanding of C++, C* and related latest generation software and database systems (eg Oracle) to include web servicesThe ideal candidate will be a self-motivated, independent problem solver, and have excellent communication skills, both written and oral. They must also be able to enjoy learning and applying new technologies, and thrive in a dynamic, engineering-oriented work environment. The candidate will work with an established civilian technical workforce. The candidate will provide engineering and technical support, with a strong background in C2, IT systems and similar programmatics, to an Air Force Program Office. All positions at Riverside Research are subject to background investigations. Employment is contingent upon successful completion of a background investigation including criminal history, identity check and, drug and alcohol testing.This contractor and subcontractor shall abide by the requirements of 41 CFR 60-741.5(a). This regulation prohibits discrimination against qualified individuals on the basis of disability, and requires affirmative action by covered prime contractors and subcontractors to employ and advance in employment qualified individuals with disabilities.This contractor and subcontractor shall abide by the requirements of 41 CFR 60-300.5(a). This regulation prohibits discrimination against qualified protected veterans, and requires affirmative action by covered contractors and subcontractors to employ and advance in employment qualified protected veterans. Apply Now .