The Systems Engineer shall provide systems engineering support to Special Projects. These Special Projects traditionally apply across PD/PM offices or are ordered directly by the PEO and may include: PEO portfolio training and professional development (i.e. monthly Engineering Huddles). Technical expertise to PEO-wide contracts (i.e. authoring PWSs, developing requirements, creating IGCEs, etc.). Subject matter expertise to challenged programs with regular program status updates to the PEO. Additional systems engineering oversight to PMs as needed or directed by the PEO, such as, reliability program oversight. Technical expertise to PEO public affairs artifacts (i.e. conference briefs, articles, interview talking points, etc.). Required Skills: Due to the sensitivity of customer related requirements, U.S. Citizenship is required. Masters degree with a minimum of 10 years of related work experience. Must possess a Top Secret/SCI clearance. Must have direct experience with senior leader communication of complex technologies. Must have direct experience with defense software development processes. Must have direct experience with conducting senior leader forums to independently review program technologies.