Systems Engineer

Chantilly, VA
Jan 12, 2021
Jan 14, 2021
Full Time
Job ID: 2019339 Location: CHANTILLY , VA , US Date Posted: 2020-12-15Category: Engineering and SciencesSubcategory: Systems EngineerSchedule: Full-timeShift: Day JobTravel: Yes, 10 % of the TimeMinimum Clearance Required: TS/SCI with PolyClearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: NonePotential for Remote Work: No Description JOB DESCRIPTION:This position will support an OPIR Joint customer Program Office responsible for acquiring the Overhead Persistence GEOINT Architecture (OPGA) that will provide the user community with OPIR capabilities in a modular, open architecture that provides global, persistent, real-time surveillance and activity based intelligence information. This position supports a hybrid Agile process with the Government as the overall integrator in a Cloud Environment. The successful applicant will provide SETA support as a Systems Engineer for a range of system engineering efforts and technical expertise, continuity of effort and value-added judgment to advise and assist the customers leadership and contract teams. SPECIFIC TASKING/PROJECT SUPPORT:Coordinate artifacts and recommendations to be used by government customer to inform planning and decisionsPerform requirements traceability and coordinate requirement priorities to assist informed management decisions (budget, technical, and schedule)Conduct analysis and evaluations- making recommendations and providing advice and assistance to include preparing criteria and analytical aids, briefings, reports and presentationsAttend design reviews and review requirements documentation for solution integrationDemonstrate the ability to capture users needs by performing requirements elicitation directly with stakeholders, drafting and documenting requirements to implement changes to operational baselinesDefine and document interfaces, system specs and capability requirementsConduct end-to-end requirements analysis to ensure systems being implemented comply with standards and policies, and support enterprise control gatesPerform systems engineering functions to include requirements management, systems testing (validation and verification), systems analysis, configuration management, quality assurance, risk management, and stakeholder management Participate in large group TEMs with disparate members to reach requirement consensus to capture strategic capabilities for customers, both internal and externalPerform end-to-end analysis to determine which requirements may already be satisfied by existing systems and which requirements need to be allocated to new or existing systemsDevelop clear, consistent, testable acceptance criteria and requirements, and ensuring proper traceability between different levels of requirements and architectureExecute end-to-end processes and preparing and coordinating required documentationQualifications TYPICAL EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: Bachelors and five (5) years or more experience; Masters and three (3) years or more experience; PhD and 0 years related experienceREQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:Bachelors and six (6) years or more experience; Masters and four (4) years or more experience or PhD or JD Must be a US Citizen with active TS/SCI security clearance with polygraph Broad understanding of space and/or ground systems, hardware, software, operations, and their interdependenceWorking knowledge of IC principles, proceduresThe ability to work proactively, independently, and/or as a member of a highly effective technical team while developing approaches Demonstrated knowledge of AGILE Scrum and SAFe software development methodsDemonstrated ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with customersProficient with Microsoft Office Suite and various SE, PM tools**Requires overnight travel up to 10 percent of the work yearDESIRED QUALIFICATIONS:SAFe Agilist certificationSAIC is a premier technology integrator solving our nation's modernization and readiness challenges. Our offerings across defense, space, civilian, and intelligence markets include high-end solutions in engineering, IT, and mission outcomes. We integrate the best components from our portfolio with our partner's ecosystem to deliver innovative and effective solutions. We are 25,500 strong; driven by mission, united by purpose, and inspired by opportunities. Headquartered in Reston, VA, SAIC has annual revenues of nearly $7.1 billion. For information, visit or Working at SAIC for benefits details. SAIC is an Equal Opportunity Employer empowering people no matter their race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or veteran status. We strive to create a diverse, inclusive and respectful work culture that values Jobble