Systems Engineer - FAA

Washington, DC
Aug 18, 2019
Aug 20, 2019
Full Time
Description SAIC is seeking a Systems Engineer for the FAA Surveillance Broadcast System (SBS) program office team. The position requires the successful candidate to Manage the implementation related activities associated with executing the radar removal project. Determine and convey any operational and system impacts associated with radar removal. Manage the planning and organization required to remove primary and secondary radars from the National Airspace System (NAS). Identify candidate radar sites for removal and lead the development of a transition plan to document the required steps to successfully remove the radar from service. Organize and lead the coordination of site surveys at impacted facilities. Work with Air Traffic, Technical Operations, Engineering Services, the Program Management Organization, and other stakeholder organizations to execute the radar removal project. Actively participate in the program management responsibilities such as schedule development, contract management oversight, earned value management input, internal program reviews. Serve as the implementation point of contact for the radar removal project. Qualifications A BS in an engineering discipline or in a technical field 5+ years of experience working with FAA stakeholders such as air traffic and technical operations Experience with developing project plans Experience writing and evaluating equipment disposition plans Experience with the operations, installation andor decommissioning of FAA surveillance systems (ie ASR-8BI-5, ASR-9Mode-S, ASR-11MSSR) Ability to communicate well - clearly, concisely, and with technical accuracy Strong interpersonal skills and demonstrated ability to interact positively with multiple customers US citizenship required with the ability to obtain and maintain a Public Trust clearance Desired Qualifications Job Posting Date 2019-08-13 050835 UTC Primary Location WASHINGTON NAVY YARD, DC US Clearance Level Must Currently Possess None Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain None Potential for Teleworking No Travel Yes, 25 of the Time Shift Day Job Schedule SAIC is a premier technology integrator, solving our nation's most complex modernization and systems engineering challenges across the defense, space, federal civilian, and intelligence markets. Our robust portfolio of offerings includes high-end solutions in systems engineering and integration enterprise IT, including cloud services cyber software advanced analytics and simulation and training. We are a team of 23,000 strong driven by mission, united purpose, and inspired by opportunity. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, SAIC has annual revenues of approximately 6.5 billion. For more information, visit For information on the benefits SAIC offers, see Working at SAIC httpwww.saic.comcareersworking-at-saic . EOE AA MFVetDisability

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