Senior Systems Engineer

Greenbelt, MD
Jan 07, 2022
Jan 18, 2022
Full Time
Peraton OverviewPeraton drives missions of consequence spanning the globe and extending to the farthest reaches of the galaxy. As the worlds leading mission capability integrator and transformative enterprise IT provider, we deliver trusted and highly differentiated national security solutions and technologies that keep people safe and secure. Peraton serves as a valued partner to essential government agencies across the intelligence, space, cyber, defense, civilian, health, and state and local markets. Every day, our employees do the cant be done, solving the most daunting challenges facing our customers.ResponsibilitiesApplies specialized knowledge of primary technical discipline, eg, aerospace, mechanical, electrical, computer science to support research, planning, development, design, analysis, production, maintenance, and operation of devices, equipment, complex systems, or processes;Design activities generally involve customer specifications, constraints, operating environments, and autonomous, unattended operation;State-of-the-art product development activities may require modification and extension of existing methods and may require advanced techniques and/or toolsQualificationsRequired QualificationsBachelors Degree in Engineering (eg Aerospace, Electrical, Electronic, Optics, Mechanical);At least 7 years of related experience;Requires broad knowledge of several fields and extensive knowledge of own specialty Performs technical planning, system integration, verification and validation, cost and risk, and supportability and effectiveness analyses for total systems. Analyses of all levels of total system product to include: concept, design, fabrication, test, installation, operation, maintenance and disposal. Ensures logical and systematic conversion of customer or product requirements into total systems solutions recognizing technical, schedule, and cost constraints. Performs functional analysis, timeline analysis, detail trade studies, requirements allocation and interface definition studies to translate customer requirements into hardware and software specifications. Provide proposal support including writing inputs for submittal. Provide evaluation of test procedures and plans along with test data submittals and reports.Key skills and abilities: Ability to understand systems level engineering requirements and drawings. Specialized knowledge in one technical discipline is supplemented with understanding of fundamentals in at least two other technical disciplines. Good communicator capable of working in a multi-disciplinary team of technologists as well as on an independent and self-directed basis.Must demonstrate solid judgment in evaluation, selection, and adaptation and/or modification of methodologies and toolsEligible for a Secret ClearanceDesired QualificationsComprehensive understanding of satellites and ground systems concepts through experience or educationTechnical Documentation SkillsOral and written presentation skillsEducation: A Masters degree may substitute for 3 years of experience.Active Secret Clearance

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