Sr. Systems Engineer Job



  Full Time   Employee

El Segundo
United States

Sr. Systems Engineer (Job Number:414185)


Provide day-to-day on-site Systems Engineering, Integration, Test, and Acquisition support to the Program Manager. Work as part of Government and Contractor technical teams performing general systems engineering. The primary focus of this position is to provide systems engineering support in the broad areas of requirements generation/review/compliance, ground and space systems technical review and assessment, risk assessment, integration and test, verification and validation, and written technical summaries as required. The candidate must have in-depth knowledge of Department of Defense acquisition policy and be capable of developing acquisition documentation in support of technical projects. The position is primarily focused on space and ground based systems that commonly support each other. Travel can be anticipated 10% of the time.

Position Location: El Segundo, CA

Key Duties and Responsibilities
1. Evaluate contractor technical performance and provide verbal and written assessments to the Program Manager or Chief Engineer
2. Assess all aspects of contractor systems engineering, integration, test, and compliance to the technical requirements document, Systems Engineering Plan (SEP), Aerospace and SMC compliance documents
3. Develop detailed technical assessments on various elements of space and ground system architecture, design, development, integration, and test activities
4. Develop documentation to support acquisition activities, specifically technical requirements documentation, statements of work, requests for proposals, and milestone documentation
5. Work closely with Aerospace and SETA counterparts to make recommendations to the government on all systems engineering functions (requirements, risk, interfaces, integration, test, etc.)

Education Qualification, Clearance, Experience and Skills
1. BS degree in Engineering, Computer Science, Mathematics, or Physics (Aerospace Engineering, Systems Engineering, or a related Science discipline desired), M.S. preferred
2. 5+ years of experience performing Systems Engineering, Integration, and Test activities
3. 8+ years of experience with National Security Space ground, space, and launch systems
4. Possession of excellent oral and written communication skills
5. Ability to effectively work as a member of larger dynamic teams
6. Experience with Microsoft Office, including Word, PowerPoint, and Excel
7. Hold a current TS/SCI security clearance

- **This work is contingent upon contract award***

This position may be filled by one of SAIC’s teaming partners. By expressing interest in this position you are authorizing SAIC to provide and/or share your candidate profile, including your resume, with one of SAIC’s teaming partners.

SAIC Overview:SAIC is a premier technology integrator providing full life cycle services and solutions in the technical, engineering, intelligence, and enterprise information technology markets. SAIC is Redefining Ingenuity through its deep customer and domain knowledge, talented people, effective processes, and innovation to enable the delivery of systems engineering and integration offerings for large, complex projects. SAIC's approximately 15,000 employees are driven by integrity and mission focus to serve customers in the U.S. federal government, state/local, and global commercial markets. Headquartered in McLean, Virginia, SAIC has annual revenues of about $4.4 billion. For more information, visit For ongoing news, please visit our newsroom (

SAIC is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Job Posting: Mar 29, 2016, 2:07:49 PM
Primary Location: United States-CA-EL SEGUNDO
Clearance Level Must Currently Possess: Top Secret/SCI
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: None
Potential for Teleworking: No
Travel: Yes, 10% of the time
Shift: Day Job
Schedule: Full-time

To apply for this job, contact:
Jane Ormerod

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