Senior Systems Engineer (SOCOM Liaison) - Military veterans preferred

Raytheon (


  full-time   employee

United States

Raytheon IIS/GIS provides Operations and Maintenance support for the Intelligence Community

Job Description:

Raytheon is seeking a TS/SCI Cleared Systems Engineer to provide technical support for the engineering and integration of systems and capabilities in NGA’s Enterprise architecture and serve as a liaison between NGA’s Warfighter Support Division and NGA support teams supporting various combatant and component commands (CENTCOM, SOCOM, AFSOC, MARSOC). The Senior Systems Engineer will directly support our government customer as a liaison in the communication, strategic planning, and integration of SOCOM requirements. This position is located at SOCOM HQ at MacDill AFB, FL. His/her responsibilities will include:
•Working directly with SOCOM NSTs in the assessment of technical capabilities that align with NGA’s operational and strategic plans.
•Identify areas of gaps and inefficiencies, provide specific inputs and recommendations, and work hand-in-hand with the government customer to obtain support and authorization for delivering solutions.
•Assess requirements changes and their impacts to NGA’s Enterprise architecture.
•Analyze existing SE processes and provide guidance and leadership to implement more systematic and rigorous processes to support the management of change, both within and external to the program.
•Works with other Intelligence Community agencies to communicate project schedules and ensure all outside agency dependencies are accounted for and requirements met.

Required Skills:

•Knowledge of communications, imagery delivery systems, GEOINT cataloging, discovery, and retrieval methods as well as Intelligence Surveillance & Reconnaissance (ISR) systems.
•Expert communicator
•Knowledge and/or experience supporting special operations and tactical operations.
•Knowledge and/or experience with GEOINT data, applications, systems, analysis.
•Knowledge and/or experience with transport/communications supporting the tactical edge.
•Knowledge and/or experience with tactical ISR unmanned aerial systems.
•Proven experience in successfully serving as a Project/Capability lead with the responsibility of managing the lifecycle integration of a capability and its associated components into an existing architecture.
•Experience in working with intelligence analysts to propose, design, develop, and implement software solutions to improve their daily workflows.
•Must be able to effectively communicate across various agencies (NGA, DIA), combatant and component commands (CENTCOM, SOCOM, AFSOC, MARSOC), and external contractor teams. Must be able to brief senior-level managers and organizations.
•Has a historical understanding of NGA, CENTCOM, and SOCOM programs, capabilities and strategic requirements.
•Must possess excellent time management skills and the ability to work unsupervised or with a small team.
•Must be able to manage priorities across multiple projects.
•Must be able to work within tight schedule times while delivering high quality products to the customer.
•Current TS/SCI Security Clearance

Required Education (including Major):

•Bachelor's Degree with 8 years of relevant experience or Master's Degree with 6 years of relevant experience.

This position requires a U.S. Person. 125826

Raytheon is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.