Frontier Technology, Inc. (www.fti-net.com)
full-time employee contract
Position: 869-SMC Enterprise Systems Engineer – SME II Type: Full Time Location: Los Angeles, California
This position will work as a senior Subject Matter Expert within a team of FTI systems engineers and system analysts in support of the Space and Missile Systems Center (SMC) to support the definition and implementation of the Space Warfighting Construct Vision
Reports into FTI Technical Task Lead and work with all SMC capability directorates to support center level engineering tasking to support an integrated SMC Systems Engineering approach.
Identify and apply Model Based Systems Engineering (MBSE) methods and tools to support definition and refinement of space architecture artifacts. Identify and implement systems engineering policies, procedures and operating instructions for space and cyberspace systems.
Leverage FTI small business innovation research (SBIR) analysis methods and tools to enhance engineering processes and improve rigor of Course of Action (COA) assessments Leverage FTI SBIR-developed tools to include but not limited to Integrated Cost as an Independent Variable (I-CAIV), Readiness Assessment Engine (RAE), NormNet Prognostic Health Management, Integrated Sensor Analysis Tool (I-SAT), and the Extensible Load-Adaptive Processing Service (ELAPSE).
Support SMC in the definition and refinement of requirements for space systems and the horizontal integration of technical interfaces and issues across SMC 2 letters. Apply MBSE methods and tools to identify and update required architecture views ranging from OV, SV and TV’s. Support COA assessment to resolve requirement and implementation issues; leverage the FTI I-CAIV tool to facilitate performance, cost, risk and schedule trade-offs. Support readiness assessments across the space system lifecycle to ensure developing technology aligns with desired maturity at key milestone reviews. Leverage the FTI RAE methodology to automate the assessment process. Identify and track key systems engineering and architecture metrics during development, test and fielding of space systems. Leverage the FTI MPAE methodology to automate the tracking and trending of metrics.