Senior Systems Engineer

DCS Corp
Redstone Arsenal, Alabama
Jul 06, 2018
Nov 22, 2018
Full Time
Senior Systems Engineer supporting Army Close Combat Missile science & technology programs.

Essential Job Functions:

Provide comprehensive planning and execution support to missile S&T programs, including integrated program strategies and project plans, requirements and architecture definition, trade studies, coordination and oversight of technology development, performance/cost/schedule status reporting, and risk management.

Prepare technical and program documentation, including Project Plans, Systems Engineering Plans, Risk Management Plans, Test Plans, Transition Agreements, Work Breakdown Structures, Statements of Work, budgets, Integrated Master Schedules, and informational/status/decision briefings to senior management.

Effectively lead and coordinate Integrated Product Teams (IPTs) and Technical Interchange Meetings (TIMs) among S&T subject matter expert, contractor, Program Office, Other Government Agency and/or User representatives.

Perform technology needs/capability gap assessments, maturity assessments, and technology roadmap development.

Support high-fidelity Digital and Hardware-in-the-loop (HWIL) simulation and force effectiveness experimentation.

Support test planning, HWIL integration, range support, post-test analysis, and reporting. Requirements Due to the sensitivity of customer related requirements, U.S. Citizenship is required.

Bachelor's degree in engineering or related missile science field with at least 12 years experience in DoD system engineering and project management, encompassing requirements definition, development, integration, and testing.

Applicant must hold a current DoD Secret clearance, with the ability to upgrade it to Top Secret within 6-9 months.

Experience with missile system component technologies and simulation tools.

Strong team building, verbal and written communication skills; works effectively in a dynamic, fast-paced environment.

Advanced Microsoft Office skills, including an understanding of relational database concepts.

Desired Skills:

Advanced engineering degree.

PMI Project Management Professional (PMP) certification.

Experience with Close Combat weapon systems, Air-to-Ground missiles, loitering missiles, and/or Mission Command/C2 systems.

Experience with Manned-Unmanned teaming and weapon system autonomy.

Experience with vehicle hardware/software integration.

Understanding of the DoD Acquisition and JCIDS process.

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