Sr Systems Engr - Capability Innovation Program

SAIC Corporation
Columbia, MD
Oct 11, 2020
Oct 19, 2020
Full Time
Description Job Description: Provide systems engineering support to customer s competitive funding of innovative project ideas to develop viable enhanced solutions. The Senior Systems Engineer (SE) will assist applicants submitting new project ideas by helping them effectively communicate and document the expected outcome of proposed efforts. The SE will be responsible for working with the project sponsor to iteratively improve the Technology Insertion Template (Project Applications) to develop a clearly identified Minimum Viable Product. The SE will work with the Project Sponsor/Champion to ensure proposed efforts are effectively documented and presented to the project selection board. Upon project approval by the board, the Systems Engineer will work as liaison between approved project sponsor/champion and the capability developers. The SE will monitor the project from kick-off through capability delivery, and will aid the government customer in assessing degree to which delivered capability met the initially identified requirements. The SE will also assist the government with planning and programming of any follow-on actions such as project transition to the baseline, follow-on investment efforts, or project decommissioning. Qualifications Individual Capabilities/Experience Required: A Bachelor s degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Systems Engineering, or a related discipline and at least 20 years of systems engineering experience. A Master s or PhD Degree may be substituted for two years of experience. Note: a High School Diploma or GED plus 24 years of systems engineering experience would also be acceptable. Ability to deconstruct initial concepts into detailed requirements that can be executed by capability development teams Position requires TS/SCI clearance with polygraph Individual Capabilities/Experience Desired: Excellent oral and written communications skills. Experience in working with competitive project decision making processes and monitoring status and performance of short-term (1 to 2 year) capability demonstration efforts Overview SAIC is a premier technology integrator solving our nation's most complex modernization and readiness challenges. Our robust portfolio of offerings across the defense, space, civilian, and intelligence markets includes high-end solutions in engineering, IT, and mission solutions. Using our expertise in existing and emerging technologies, we integrate the best components from our own portfolio and our partner ecosystem to deliver innovative, effective, and efficient solutions. We are 25,500 strong; driven by mission, united by purpose, and inspired by opportunities. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, SAIC has pro forma annual revenues of nearly $7.1 billion. For more information, visit . For ongoing news, please visit our newsroom . For SAIC benefits information, see Working at SAIC . EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability