Ground Systems Engineer

Chantilly, VA
Jan 21, 2021
Jan 23, 2021
Full Time
Job ID: 2015969 Location: CHANTILLY , VA , US Date Posted: 2020-10-08Category: Engineering and SciencesSubcategory: Systems EngineerSchedule: Full-timeShift: Day JobTravel: Yes, 25 % of the TimeMinimum Clearance Required: TS/SCI with PolyClearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: NonePotential for Remote Work: No Description SAICis seeking a Ground Systems Engineer to work in a Program Office. This position is located in Chantilly, Virginia and requires an active TS/SCI with Poly to start. The qualified candidate should be familiar with space systems ground segment acquisitions and related Operations & Maintenance (O&M). The successful candidate will provide direct support for major program acquisitions and their related O&M contract. This program procures satellite vehicles with associated ground segments. The ground segment consists of ground command and control (C2) software and hardware, and includes Automated Data Processing Equipment (ADPE) and networks. The individual will provide primary support to the integration branch. Activities leverage understanding of full life-cycle system support from procurement to O&M, including requirements analysis, requirements tracking, system design and development through system test, delivery, installation, and sell-off. This position is focused on integration of hardware and software, testing, analysis, and requirements verification. Additionally, the position involves contractual support requiring technical evaluations of proposals, contract execution and coordination with external offices.Qualifications - Bachelors and nine (9) years or more experience; Masters and seven (7) years or more experience ; PhD or JD and four (4) years or more experience.- Experience in test validation and verification activities- Experience delivering integrated software and hardware - Experience in Risk Management Process- Experience with DOORS - CSEP and or PMP certifications SAIC 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 all.