SmallSat Ground SETA - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee

United States


Job Description:


  • SAIC is seeking a SmallSat Ground SETA in Chantilly, VA.

Job Responsibilities:


  • Technical and programmatic support to Customer SmallSat Ground research, acquisition, development/test/integration and demonstration
  • Draft, review, edit/update acquisition and program artifacts including RFP packages, ECP packages, SOWs, requirements, CONOPs, schedule, test plans/procedure, architecture products (DADAF)
  • Assist Customer lead in planning, executing, and managing R&D acquisitions for successful development/maturation/transition of capabilities; Coordinate planning efforts across program stakeholders’ including senior management, support staff, contracts, finance
  • Conduct technical evaluation, as needed, of proposals
  • Assist Customer lead in long term planning of R&D initiatives, campaigns, roadmaps
  • Assist Customer in planning, coordinating and executing internal and external engagement encompassing both governance and programmatic stakeholders ((e.g. TEMs, ASCs, ERBs)
  • Provide analysis of program execution; develop and provide recommendations to ensure successful programmatic (cost, schedule, performance) execution
  • Develop and coordinate documentation to support program funding actions
  • Develop, coordinate and brief (as required) program point papers, status briefings, etc
  • Monitor vendors SW development processes and activities; monitor SW testing to ensure system requirements properly addressed; Oversee SW integration into baseline systems hosted in Cloud environment


Required Skills/Experience:

  • Active TS/SCI with Poly
  • BS in Engineering or relevant science discipline (e.g. Electrical Engineering, Computer Science)
  • 15 years relevant experience with 5 years systems engineering experience
  • Gov/Military/SETA acquisition experience with Government Acquisition of systems/technology
  • Demonstrated ability to work in fast paced, dynamic work environment

Desired Skills/ Experience:

  • MS in Engineering or relevant science discipline
  • Experience with SW Integration, to include AWS environment
  • Direct Systems Engineering experience with Ground processing systems