GEOINT Architecture Engineer Job



  Full Time   Employee

United States

GEOINT Architecture Engineer (Job Number:422590)



SAIC is looking for a qualified GEOINT Architecture Engineer for our Chantilly, VA facility.

Key duties/responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

- Facilitate and coordinate GEOINT Futures Studies Group (GFSG) Ground-Comm IPT
- Review emerging GEOINT architecture concepts with Ground and Comm directorates
- Develop ground and communications architecture positions and impact assessments; work with SPOs to evaluate vehicle impacts driven by these architectures
- Coordinate modeling efforts across multiple contractor teams
- Distill and develop analysis products for senior leadership
- Produce/present Ground and Comm briefings for external organizations
- Work with Commercial vendors to understand technical capabilities/limitations
- Liaison with the joint NRO-NGA Commercial GEOINT Activity
- Develop Commercial assessment framework, assess commercial systems and independent data analytic firms
- Participate in multiple GFSG IPTs, providing backup support across the organization
- Support Enterprise architecture development



Must currently possess: Top Secret / SCI with POLY


- B.S. degree in a relevant technical field (engineering or physics) Familiarity with current and planned
- 15+ years of experience in general space systems engineering
- NRO Command & Control, Processing, and Communications systems
- Understanding of the capabilities of current and potential capabilities of future GEOINT Architecture systems, to include commercial systems
- Demonstrated ability to coordinate between Government organizations and summarize complex technical information for presentations at national-level technical meetings
- Works well in small and large teams


- M.S. degree in a relevant technical field (engineering or physics)
- 10 years or more experience working in a Government space vehicle acquisition office
- Experience organizing and facilitating the activities of teams and working groups to set goals, track performance, and execute studies necessary to achieve those goals
- Proficiency representing complex data in high level Microsoft PowerPoint presentations tailored to specific audiences
- Ability to respond to short suspense with minimal supervision to interpret and execute technical direction, analyze data, develop conclusions and draft recommendations for courses of action
- Familiarity with NRO readiness and acquisition guidance
- Current professional certification in engineering or project management
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 provides systems engineering and integration offerings for large, complex projects. Headquartered in McLean, Virginia, SAIC has approximately 15,000 employees and annual revenues of about $4.3 billion.

EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability

Job Posting: Oct 11, 2016, 11:33:19 AM
Primary Location: United States-VA-CHANTILLY
Clearance Level Must Currently Possess: Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: None
Potential for Teleworking: No
Travel: None
Shift: Day Job
Schedule: Full-time

To apply for this job, contact:
Jane Ormerod

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