SIGINT Systems Engineer - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee

United States


Job Description:


  • SAIC has an opening for an engineer to provide systems engineering and technical advisory services within the NRO Missions Operation Directorate/Operations Engineering.
  • The customer is developing SIGINT architectures as well hardware and software solutions for the IC.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Individual will function as the Operational Thread Lead (OTL) for Transition Implementation Plan (TIP)
  • Experience with Signal Intelligence (SIGINT) and Information Operations (IO).
  • Experience delivering hardware and/or software systems.
  • Develop Systems Development Life Cycle products to include technical requirements specifications, system architectural design documents, test plans and reports.
  • Provide technical review and assessment of program development and readiness activities.
  • Develop documents and briefings to communicate work or study status, brief government and industry as required.
  • Provide support to acquisition, programmatic, and source selection processes, as needed.
  • Responsible for system engineering and technical execution of projects that cover hardware/software system development, test and final integration on customer platforms.
  • Support development and tracking of project budgets and schedules.
  • Provide technical oversight for and coordination of multidisciplinary technical teams to achieve project objectives. Analyze user requirements, concept of operations documents, and high level systems architectures to develop system requirements.
  • Analyze systems requirements and leads design and development activities.
  • Guides users in formulating requirements, advises alternative approaches, and conducts feasibility studies.
  • Provide technical leadership for the integration of requirements, design, and technology.
  • Develop system architecture and system design documentation.
  • Guide system development and implementation planning through assessment or preparation of system engineering management plans and systems integration and test plans.
  • Work closely with program managers and engineering management to ensure alignment of project objectives, product strategy and technical solutions.
  • Produce technical documents, reports and presentations for customers.
  • Technical advisement resulting in the successful development, integrating, testing and deployment a system for one or more customers.
  • Experience conducting analysis of trade studies to support evaluation of technical trade-offs and decision making.
  • Strong knowledge of system engineering fundamentals.
  • Must be self- motivated with good interpersonal and written/verbal communication skills.




Required Education and Experience:


  • US Citizenship is required along with an active TS/SCI with Polygraph security clearance.
  • Typically requires a minimum of a B.S. in Electrical or Computer Engineering, or equivalent, and ten to twelve years of related experience.
  • Bachelor degree in engineering, science, or related discipline or equivalent work experience.
  • 10 years of relevant SIGINT and system engineering experience.
  • Technical experience with spacecraft system and subsystems engineering.