Systems Engineer (EP/EA)

Huntsville, AL
Apr 03, 2017
Jun 14, 2017
Full Time
The selected individual will support development of functional, performance, and interface concepts and requirements for Electronic Protection and Electronic Attack (EP/EA) capabilities of the Missile Defense Agency (MDA) Ballistic Missile Defense System (BMDS) in a model based systems engineering environment. Individual will participate in development of system/component trade studies and analysis using established methodologies. Develops UML based design packages supporting definition, analysis, and architectures needed to document, allocate and trace BMD System and Element level requirements. Individual may be responsible for the planning and progress reporting of tasks and coordination with functional and technical working group leads, senior National Team management, and government counterparts/stakeholders. The individual is responsible for the documentation of requirements analysis in DOORS, System Architect, reports, and data archives. Individual will create and present briefings within the team and to Missile Defense Agency (MDA) and supporting organization stakeholders. 

Education Masters Degree in Engineering or a related technical discipline.

Qualifications 10-20 years of related engineering experience.

  Required Qualifications: Electronic Protection and Electronic Attack (EP/EA) engineeering background. Must demonstrate knowledge/expertise in developing/writing and analyzing system-of-system level requirements. Strong coordination, organization, teaming and communication abilities along with horizontal integration skills. Ability to develop solutions to a wide range of complex system-of-systems technical problems that require ingenuity, innovation and collaboration with multiple stakeholders. Ability to perform and understand multiple tasks simultaneously. Ability to work in a team environment leading focused eams comprising 10-15 multi-funcitonal engineers/technicians.


Desired Qualifications:   Experience leading teams in performing systems engineering and/or functional specification and interface specification development. Experience in EP/EA systems within a Missile Defense element such as Ground-Based Midcourse Defense (GMD), Theater High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD), Patriot, Aegis Ballistic Missile Defense (BMD), Command Control Battle Management Communication (C2BMC). Familiraity/Experience with DOORS or similar requirements engineering tool, and UML/SysML/DoDAF modeling with tools such as System Architect, Rhapsody, Magic Draw, etc. Computer skills to include Microsoft Office Suite.